Registered Veterinary Technician

  • Full Time
  • Bowmanville
  • $22-$26 CAD / Hour

Durham Vet Clinic

Durham Veterinary Clinic in Bowmanville has been a part of the community for 40 years and we would like to welcome a registered veterinary technician to join our team. We are a small animal, one doctor practice, who are looking for a dedicated, energetic, and experienced RVT who is able to offer their technical skills. We have in-house IDEXX machines, digital x-rays and ultrasound. We offer staff discounts that can’t be beat plus health and dental benefits.

As our ideal candidate you will:

-Have attention for detail and excellent organizational skills
-The ability to multi-task
-Have the talent to connect with people in a genuine, friendly and compassionate manner
-Work well with others. We are a team. Have fun and smile 🙂
-Have experience with Avimark but not necessary
-Knowledge of preventative medicine (vaccines, flea, tick and heartworm prevention), diets (Hill and Royal Canin) is an added bonus but can be taught

Responsibilities:

-Technical skills for catheter placement, monitoring anesthesia, radiology and venipuncture
-Surgical preparation, assistance and patient recovery
-Open appointments for DVM collecting patient history, discuss any pertinent preventive health issues. Go over medications and billing
-Some knowledge of laboratory; blood smears, ear cytology, etc.
-Telephone etiquette; booking appointments, discuss patient care or relaying results
-IV fluid and medication calculations; preparation and administration
Making and explaining surgical estimates and treatment plans

To apply for this job email your details to durhamvetclinic@gmail.com

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