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veterinary technician Verified Expired

Posted on June 30, 2022 by Employer details 534422 B.C. LTD

Job details

  • Location1988 Kootenay Street
    Vancouver, BCV5M 4Y3
  • Salary$26.00 to $35.00 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 #2103763

Overview

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

Work Setting

  • Veterinary clinic
  • Animal hospital

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Handle, restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and 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
  • Provide nursing care and rehabilitation therapy for animals
  • Provide wound and bandage care

Experience and Specialization

Area of Specialization

  • Small animals
  • Emergency care

Additional Information

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

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

2022-08-07

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