Job Information
Veterinary Technician
Victoria, BC 74 Days Ago
Overview
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Category: Other
Posted: 2018-08-08
Employer: Vic West Pet Hospital
Wage: $21.00 /Hr
Description

Terms: Permanent, Full time,40.00 hours / week

Start Date: As soon as possible

Job requirements

Languages: English

Education: College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 yearsor equivalent experience

Experience:1 year to less than 2 years

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Attention to detail, Hand-eye co-ordination, Standing for extended periods, Bending, crouching, kneeling, Combination ofsitting, standing, walking, Ability to distinguish between colours, Repetitive tasks, Work under pressure, PhysicallydemandingPersonal SuitabilityOrganized, Team player, Excellent written communication, Effective interpersonal skills, Excellent oral communication,Judgement

Specific Skills: Handle, restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and surgery, Assist veterinarian before, during and aftersurgery, Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian, Administer treatments asprescribed by veterinarian, Conduct specialized procedures on animals such as animal identification and hoof trimming,Counsel clients on animal health care, Produce diagnostic radiographs, collect samples and perform other laboratory tests,Veterinary office management, Provide wound and bandage care, Provide nursing care and rehabilitation therapy foranimals, Perform routine animal dental procedures and assist veterinarians with animal dentistry.

Benefits: As per employment standards

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