Registered Veterinary Technician

  • Full Time
  • Etobicoke

Website The Kingsway Animal Hospital

The Kingsway Animal Hospital is looking for a Registered Veterinary Technician to fill a permanent full-time RVT position (35 hours/week).

About us: KAH is an owner operated clinic in the beautiful Kingsway neighbourhood of Etobicoke.  Our loyal clients have come to expect and enjoy our high level of personalized service.  We offer on line appointment scheduling and food orders and we have a convenient pick-up window and a loyalty program.  Our strong team of support staff are always ready to help.  We utilize Impromed paperless medical records and modern equipment including digital radiology including dental rads, ultrasound, and in-house IDEXX complete lab systems. The successful candidate will receive a competitive compensation (pay to be commensurate with experience), as well as access to health and dental benefits.

The ideal candidate :

  • Loves animals and displays compassion when providing care to clients and patients.
  • Enjoys working with a team, and maintains a positive and co-operative work environment.
  • Demonstrates accountability, dependability and initiative to carry out tasks independently.
  • Demonstrates judgement and problem solving skills with a high level of attention to detail.

 

Job Description:

  • Provides assistance to the Veterinarian during appointments and surgeries.
  • Monitors and records observations on patients.
  • Prepares patients for surgery, including administration of sedation, iv catheter placement and induction of general anesthesia.
  • Performs radiology functions including determining equipment settings, positioning and safety procedures.
  • Draws blood for laboratory analysis, prepares for samples for Idexx, performs skin scrapings and urinalysis.
  • Provides advice and support to clients.
  • Admits and discharges patients on the attending Veterinarians orders.
  • Conducts follow-up call backs.
  • Pay to be commensurate with experience; includes access to health and dental benefits.

Come join the The Kingsway Animal Hospital team for a permanent full-time position; send us your cover letter and resume!

Tagged as: GTA, kingsway, registered, Registered Veterinary Technician, RVT, small animal, technician, west toronto

To apply for this job email your details to reception@tkah.ca

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