Registered Veterinary Technician

On behalf of our client, Jump Recruitment Specialists is currently accepting resumes for a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT).

As an RVT at our clinic, you will be part of a team that celebrates the human-animal bond through exceptional and compassionate care of the physical and emotional wellbeing of our patients and clients. You are dependable, accountable, and self-motivated. You have exceptional communication and customer service skills, and respect both the team and clients. You effectively manage adversity, multi-task, and prioritize in a busy, rapidly changing environment.

NO EVENING OR WEEKEND SHIFTS, 5 WEEKS PAID LEAVE, RELOCATION ALLOWANCE / SIGNING BONUS

 Duties Include (but not limited to):

  • Perform venipuncture, place IV catheters, and administer IV fluids
  • Perform routine dental scaling, polishing, fluoride application, and dental charting
  • Perform common outpatient procedures (e.g. nail trims, ear cleanings, anal gland expression)
  • Calculate medication volumes, administer injectable and gas anesthesia, as well as other medications
  • Operate and maintain anesthetic machines with closed and open-circuit anesthetic systems
  • Monitor and maintain anesthetic patients through observation, manual parameters, and use of vital signs equipment
  • Perform emergency procedures, including shock assessment and initiation of treatment
  • Provide post-operative client updates upon patient recovery
  • Assist with humane euthanasia as required
  • Read and interpret documents such as patient records, vaccine histories, medical labels, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Safely restrain pets when required, using low-stress techniques
  • Recognize signs and degrees of pain and discomfort, understand the medications and methods used to control pain, and advocate on the patients’ behalf
  • Observe abnormal behaviors and physical problems in patients, and alert the veterinarian to significant changes
  • Address client complaints, and answer questions related to billing

Education and Licensure Requirements:

  • Must possess competency in the skills required for veterinary technician licensure
  • Valid RVT license held in good standing with national and provincial requirements
  • Follow federal and provincial animal health laws and regulations, including OSHA

Compensation:

  • Competitive hourly rate of pay commensurate with experience
  • No evening or weekend shifts
  • 5 weeks paid leave
  • Relocation allowance / signing bonus
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Malpractice and liability insurance
  • Robust employee pet discount

 

Contact Kim Nugent at kim@highertalent.ca

Jump Recruitment Specialists | www.jumpcareers.ca

We embrace diversity. Individuals that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest, however; only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted. Applicants considered for the position will be subject to a background check. This opportunity is only available for candidates legally entitled to work in Canada.

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To apply for this job please visit jumpcareers.ca.