Registered Veterinary Technician, Surgery Department – Toronto Veterinary Emergency Hospital

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Caring for Life's Greatest Companions

Toronto Veterinary Emergency Hospital is welcoming a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) to join our team of skilled veterinary professionals. While our network is large, we still offer that local community feeling, mentorship, and additional training!

  • Work with their assigned Surgeon on appointments & surgical procedures
  • Keep accurate medical records, answering messages and client communications
  • Prepare medications, estimates, and billing
  • Comfortable with anesthesia, circulating the operating room and orthopedic radiographs
  • Review patient history, prepare flow sheets, and anesthetic protocols
  • Coordinate with other departments as needed
  • Obtain and prepare lab samples
  • Patient management & care
  • Willingness to learn and take on additional duties as needed


Key Qualifications:

  • Have attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Dedication to providing the best patient experience
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multitask & good time management skills
  • Exceptional client service
  • Compassion, Attentiveness & the ability to adapt to changing environments
  • Ability to remain calm and work under pressure and emergency situations
  • Has a positive attitude and supports a collaborative environment


What VCA Canada Offers

Join our team and you will make a huge difference in the lives of pets and their families! With an extensive network of hospitals across Canada, each location offers a diverse experience, a local community feel, and a caring culture you can thrive in: We have the right fit for you!

  • RRSP Employer Group Match Program! Saving for your future just got easier with VCA Canada
  • Paid membership and dues
  • Paid wellness days
  • Paid sick days
  • Paid vacation time
  • Employee assistance program
  • Continuing education benefits; paid to learn!
  • Exceptional career development: there is room to grow here!
  • Referral Bonus Rewards!
  • E-tools to assist with meditation, better sleep, exercise, and focus
  • Virtual health care (telemedicine) offering quick access to quality care
  • A caring culture of Wellness and Appreciation!
  • Access to amazing mini-courses
  • Opportunities to give back to your community through VCA initiatives
  • Annual uniform allowance
  • Generous personal pet care discounts
  • And extra perks like shopping discounts and cool wellness apps!


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