Veterinary Assistant
Morgan Animal Hospital
Niagara Falls, ON

Morgan Animal Hospital in Niagara Falls is seeking a highly motivated Veterinary Assistant to complement our team. Animal Care/ Veterinary Assistant Certificate or experience required. Applicants must have excellent interpersonal skills since we use a "team" approach to the care we give our patients/clients. Applicants must be hard-working and work cohesively in a team environment and not afraid to clean as well. Wages depended on experience and skills. Weekend and weekday shifts are included in the schedule. Only applicants that meet all requirements will be contacted for an interview.

  • Kennel Care – providing basic care to boarded animals and patients including feeding, bathing, walking, providing medication, documenting routine
  • Cleaning cages and hospital including but not limited to: laundry, floors, taking out trash and recycling, cleaning treatment areas, surgery, exam rooms, kennels, bathrooms and kitchen
  • Properly holding and restraint of animals (Heavy lifting required – up to 50 lbs)
  • Handing instruments during procedures
  • Inventory maintenance – including unpacking products, pricing, date checking and shelving
  • Answer phones and make appointments as required
  • Check in/Discharge clients, take basic medical history
  • Relay appropriate information to/from clients to doctors and or management
  • Maintain proper documentation in electronic medical record
  • Technology skills, able to use window based computer systems, email, websearch and other skills needed to effectively use the practice management software program. Experience with Infinity an asset

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $14.00 to $15.00 /hour

Experience:

  • in clinic Veterinary Assistant: 1 year (Required)

Licence:

  • Veterinary Care/Animal Assistant Certificate (Required)