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veterinarian assistant Verified

Posted on October 12, 2022 by Employer details E.P.I.C. Veterinary Hospital

Job details

  • Location180 & 185 6928 Pearson WayRichmond, BCV7C 0E1
  • Salary20.00 hourly for 40 hours per 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent employmentFull time
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Health benefits
  • vacancies 1 vacancy
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #2210454

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • College/CEGEP

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Work setting

  • Animal hospital

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • 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
  • Conduct specialized procedures on animals such as animal identification and hoof trimming
  • Counsel clients on animal health care
  • Conduct and assist in laboratory research
  • Produce diagnostic radiographs, collect samples and perform other laboratory tests
  • Veterinary office management
  • Perform routine animal dental procedures and assist veterinarians with animal dentistry
  • Provide nursing care and rehabilitation therapy for animals
  • Provide wound and bandage care

Experience and specialization

Area of specialization

  • Small animals

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Fast-paced environment

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Organized
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Who can apply to this job?

The employer accepts applications from:

  • Canadian citizens and permanent or temporary residents of Canada.
  • Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.

Advertised until

2023-02-09

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