veterinarian assistant - Bedford (NS) - Job posting

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Veterinarian Assistant Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

With some duties as a Receptionist

Posted on October 16, 2020 by Employer details Vetcetera Animal Hospital

Job details

  • Location Bedford, NS

  • Salary$$13.50 to $15.00HOUR hourly for 33 to 38 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Weekend, Morning
  • Start dateStart date 2020-10-15
  • vacancies 1 vacancy
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1564691

Job requirements




College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
or equivalent experience


1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Administer treatments as prescribed by veterinarian; Record and relay information; Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian; Obtain and process information required to provide services; Counsel clients on animal health care; Assist veterinarian before, during and after surgery; Greet customers; Receive and issue payments
Customer Sales and Service Agent Specific Skills
Answer telephone and relay telephone calls and messages; Clerical duties (i.e. faxing, filing, photocopying)
Additional Skills
Schedule and confirm appointments; Perform routine clerical duties
Area of Specialization
Small animals
Work Setting
Veterinary clinic
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Handling heavy loads; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
Relocation costs not covered by employer
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Judgement; Organized

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