Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist

South Etobicoke Animal Hospital - Etobicoke, ON (30+ days ago)

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Are you looking to build off your customer service experience? Do you like working with
animals and pets? Consider our position for a full-time/part-time veterinary receptionist in our
small veterinary practice in west-end Toronto (Etobicoke).

Veterinary clinics are very fast-paced with a rotation of duties and with animals present. Staff
must follow protocols and instructions exactly and be able to work under pressure. Staff must
be comfortable working with animals.


  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Proficient in MacOS and Microsoft Windows.
  • Minimum 1-year experience in the veterinary field (preferred).

Reception: Work with clients, answer phone calls, schedule appointments, order supplies, do
data entry, register new clients and do paperwork, sell products/do retail, bill clients, provide
excellent customer service, lift heavy objects, and do other administrative duties as required.
Cleaning: Sterilize and maintain clean spaces (e.g. sterilize exam rooms, vacuum/ mop floors,
do laundry, and do other cleaning duties as required.)
You will be required to do additional duties as required.

Note: in this work environment, you will:

  • Be exposed to and work with animals, which includes their animal dander and fluids;
  • Lift heavy boxes and cases;
  • Restrain animals of varying sizes; and
  • Work in a fast-paced environment with many competing duties.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time


  • Customer Service: 1 year (Preferred)
  • veterinary: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Secondary School (Required)