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animal health technician Verified This job was posted directly by the employer on Job Bank.

Posted on May 08, 2024 by Employer details 501900 Ontario Limited

Job details

  • LocationPembroke, ON
  • Salary31.00 hourly / 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent employmentFull time
  • Day, Weekend, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 2 vacancies
  • Source Job Bank #2911356

Overview

Languages

English

Education

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

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Handle, restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and surgery
  • Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian
  • Identify livestock
  • Counsel clients on animal health care
  • Conduct and assist in laboratory research
  • May perform a variety of office management and clerical duties
  • 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
  • Emergency care
  • Animal training

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
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

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This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups:

Support for newcomers and refugees
  • Participates in a government or community program or initiative that supports newcomers and/or refugees
Support for youths
  • Participates in a government or community program or initiative that supports youth employment
Support for Indigenous people
  • Participates in a government or community program or initiative that supports Indigenous people
Supports for visible minorities
  • Participates in a government or community program or initiative that supports members of visible minorities

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

2024-08-01

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animal health technician NOC 32104 Kingston–Pembroke Region
Median wage Help -
20.00 $/hour

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