Veterinary Assistant

DVMelite - Lake Echo, NS (30+ days ago)

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Are you an outgoing team player with experience in the animal care industry? Would you like to advance in the veterinary field with a position in a fun, supportive environment where you can learn and grow? If so, this is the perfect position for you!

A Complete Care Hospital for Pets, a successful veterinary hospital in Lake Echo, has an opening for a Veterinary Assistant to join us in our mission of providing exemplary care to the pets we proudly serve. If you have the below qualifications, submit your resume quickly because we want to talk to you!


Prior experience in the animal care field required. 1-2 years preferred. Your prior experience does not have to be in a veterinary practice. Candidates who have worked in pet related retail stores, doggy day cares, grooming businesses, etc. are welcome!
Great verbal communication skills and an approachable nature that helps put clients at ease
A super friendly and fun demeanor - this team works hard but has fun while we do it!
Dependability - as part of a small team, you are counted on to help things run smoothly
The desire to not only use the skills you already have but learn new ones as well
A love for fast-paced days that keep you on your toes
The ability to anticipate needs and the initiative to act accordingly
An interest in cross-training that will allow you to jump in to assist co-workers - we have each other's back, always!
Hours & Availability

This is a full-time opening! Your shifts will be scheduled between the hours of 7:30 am and 6:30 pm Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays and between 7:30 am and 8:30 pm on Tuesdays & Thursdays. Saturdays are staffed by rotation between the hours of 8:30 am and 2:30 pm.


As a valued member of this team you will earn pay that is competitive for the field. You will have the opportunity to increase your skill-set by learning new things and will also have the opportunity to earn incentive based pay for your hard work. In addition, you will become eligible for an excellent benefits package with generous employer contributions!

About Us

Complete Care Hospital for Pets has proudly served the pets of Lake Echo and surrounding areas since 2009. Our team of dedicated and caring veterinary professionals is a close-knit group who love what we do! As a valued member of this team you will enjoy a fun, friendly practice culture with caring, supportive leadership. We believe in providing team members opportunities to learn and grow that are in line with their personal strengths and interests!

How to Apply

Openings at Complete Care Hospital for Pets don't come along very often! For immediate consideration, submit your resume through this ad as soon as possible. You don't want to miss the opportunity to join this team!

This is a regular, direct-hire opening with Complete Care Hospital for Pets. If you are selected to participate in the interview process for this position we will notify you via the email address provided in the application process. Please be sure to monitor your junk mail folder to ensure you receive communication from us.