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 Clarence Street Veterinary Clinic:

 

 

We are currently seeking a Veterinarian Assistant to join our team. At Clarence Street Vet Clinic, we take pride in delivering personalized, compassionate care to our patients and their guardians in Port Colborne and surrounding areas. Our team strives to provide a comfortable environment for our patients and clients and we want everyone, either two legged or four, to feel welcome as soon as they enter our veterinary clinic.

Veterinarian Assistant 

Salary$22.50 / Hour for 40 Hours / Week

 

1 Vacancy

 

Permanent, Full time

 

Start: As soon as possible

 

Ability to work on the weekends

 

Job requirements

Languages

English  

 

Education

College/CEGEP in animal care, or veterinary or animal laboratory or relevant studies is an asset or equivalent experience

Experience

7 months to 1-year minimum or more experience an asset

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Attention to detail, Work under pressure, Ability to frequently and safely lift 25kg feedbags and 30kg + animals

Personal Suitability

Client focus, Organized, Team player, Initiative, Excellent written communication, Effective interpersonal skills, Excellent oral communication, Judgement in order to carry out your day to day duties

Specific Skills

Handle, restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and surgery, Assist veterinarian before, during and after surgery, Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian, Administer treatments as prescribed by veterinarian, Counsel clients on animal health care, Produce diagnostic radiographs, collect samples and perform other laboratory tests, Veterinary office management, Provide wound and bandage care, Provide nursing care and rehabilitation therapy for animals

Other Duties will include:

·         Assist veterinarian during health exam, medical procedure & surgery,

·         Assist in taking radiographs (X-rays), collect samples/specimen

·         Keep pets safe, and the treatment areas, exam rooms and labs clean and organized

·         Communicate and educate clients based on recommendation from veterinarian

·         Must have knowledge of everyday computer software and hardware problems, including Avimark

·         Provide confidence with animal handling and a passion for animal care and welfare

Work Setting

Veterinary clinic

Location:

167 Clarence St Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 3G4

Website: http://clarencestvet.com

Indigenous Peoples, Newcomers to Canada with the qualifications above are welcome to apply.

 

HOW TO APPLY

By Email: Clarenceveterinaryclinic@gmail.com

Job Title Veterinarian Assistant
Date Posted 2017-Oct-17
Expiry Date 2018-Apr-17
Ad ID:10970
Post Details
Posted By Clarence Veterinary Clinic
Email
City or Province Port Colborne, Ontario
Category
Location Ontario
Job Type Full-time
Classification Other