VCA Canada Guardian Veterinary Centre is seeking a full time Technician Assistant to join our fun and motivated team of professional pet health caregivers.
The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient care—with the expertise and technical know-how to make them happen.
In this position you will be supporting our Doctors and Technician teams by creating a positive, low-stress atmosphere for our clients and patients. Veterinary experience or certificate would be an asset to this role.
What you need:
Exceptional client service skills that build trust and loyalty
Compassion and nurturing attitude providing care to clients and patients
Ability to remain calm and efficient in stressful situations
Initiative in carrying out assignments independently
Duties will include:
Assisting Veterinarians and Technicians with various tasks and treatment of pet patients
Providing compassionate care duties including feeding and walking patients
General hospital maintenance including cleaning kennels
Patient handling and restraint
Running lab-work and aiding with diagnostic imaging
Working closely with the Specialty team to support patient care in the Surgery Department
At VCA, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth.
We offer competitive compensation and great benefits for eligible employees, including medical/dental, generous personal pet care discounts and more! Wellness and appreciation are top of mind at VCA as we roll out our new Employee Experience Program across the country that includes paid wellness days, paid sick days and fully covered EAP services.
For more information on who we are, what we do, Paw It Forward and opportunities with VCA Canada, please visit us online at vcacanada.com or https://vcacanada.com/guardian/
VCA Canada is committed to providing an inclusive and diverse workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. If you require any assistance please let us know.