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veterinary technician Verified

Posted on March 07, 2022 by Employer details 534422 B.C. LTD

Job details

Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years. Experience: Experience an asset. Area of Specialization: Small animals. Emergency care. Work Setting: Veterinary clinic. Animal hospital. Specific Skills: Administer treatments as prescribed by veterinarian. Produce diagnostic radiographs, collect samples and perform other laboratory tests. Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian. Handle, restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and surgery. Counsel clients on animal health care. Provide nursing care and rehabilitation therapy for animals. Provide wound and bandage care. Security and Safety: Criminal record check. Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment. Work under pressure. Repetitive tasks. Handling heavy loads. Physically demanding. Manual dexterity. Attention to detail. Hand-eye co-ordination. Ability to distinguish between colours. Combination of sitting, standing, walking. Standing for extended periods. Walking. Bending, crouching, kneeling. Personal Suitability: Initiative. Effective interpersonal skills. Flexibility. Accurate. Team player. Excellent oral communication. Excellent written communication. Client focus. Judgement. Organized.
  • Location1988 Kootenay Street
    Vancouver, BCV5M 4Y3
  • Salary$$26.00 to $35.00HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent employment
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Overtime, On Call, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 2 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1973174

This employer has an approved Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) to hire a foreign worker to fill labour or skills shortages on a temporary basis. Canadians and Permanent residents are able and encouraged to apply. Learn more.

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years

Experience

Experience an asset

Specific Skills
Administer treatments as prescribed by veterinarian; Produce diagnostic radiographs, collect samples and perform other laboratory tests; Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian; Handle, restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and surgery; Counsel clients on animal health care; Provide nursing care and rehabilitation therapy for animals; Provide wound and bandage care
Area of Specialization
Small animals; Emergency care
Work Setting
Veterinary clinic; Animal hospital
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Ability to distinguish between colours; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Judgement; Organized

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

Advertised until

2022-07-05

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