Registered Veterinary Technician
EmployerSDJ veterinary Services Ltd.
Date PostedJune 01, 2022
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $22.00 hourly
Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Jul 24, 2022
SDJ veterinary Services Ltd.
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Registration by a provincial or territorial, or regional association as Registered Animal Health Technologist, Registered Veterinary Technician
1 to less than 7 months
- Administer treatments as prescribed by veterinarian
- Veterinary office management
- Produce diagnostic radiographs, collect samples and perform other laboratory tests
- Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian
- Handle, restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and surgery
- Counsel clients on animal health care
- Assist veterinarian before, during and after surgery
- Provide nursing care and rehabilitation therapy for animals
- Provide wound and bandage care
- Perform routine animal dental procedures and assist veterinarians with animal dentistry
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Health care plan
- Disability benefits
- Dental plan
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Interest in assisting veterinarians before, during and after surgery, and by preparing surgical equipment, administering and monitoring anesthetics and cleaning up after surgery; in conducting specialized procedures such as animal identification and hoof trimming, and in preparing medications and vaccines under the direction of veterinarians
Interest in operating laboratory equipment to produce X-rays radiographs, collect samples and perform other tests to assist in the diagnosis of animal health problems
Interest in compiling information from tests to assist in the diagnosis of animal health problems; and in conducting and assisting in laboratory research
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