Life Balance at Holistic Hospital

Employer: Pandosy Village Veterinary Hospital
Location: Kelowna, BC
Job Type: Part Time
Job Description

We are growing again! Our progressive Kelowna hospital searching for cheerful, efficient part-time veterinary technician. Pandosy Village Veterinary Hospital is a growing integrative veterinary practice in the trendy Pandosy Village area of Kelowna, BC. We have a unique concept, including a state-of-the-art hospital and a high end retail pet store. Our integrative neighbourhood vet clinic offers holistic and conventional medicine, such as vaccinations and titre testing, Western and Traditional Chinese herbal medicine, nutritional consultations, Traditional Chinese acupuncture, and chiropractic care, as well as conventional medicine, ultrasound, radiology and laboratory diagnostics, spay/neuter surgeries and dentistry. Our Pounce & Hound Fine Pet Goods store stocks high quality raw and dry food, nutritional supplements, gear and toys. This part-time position entails assisting in surgery, laboratory work and patient consultations, as well as occasionally attending community events, advising clients on nutrition and other pet products in our retail store. You will be working with a holistic veterinarian, an animal chiropractor, 7 passionate hospital professionals, and a fleet of pre-vet volunteers. Your sunny disposition, sense of humour and quick wits are backed up by sharp, fast technical skills. You enjoy working with clients as much as with their pets. You are a veterinary technology program graduate or have equivalent experience. You ideally have strong experience assisting in surgery, laboratory work and dentistry. Interests in nutrition and alternative medicine are major assets. A passion for learning and an open mind are absolute musts. We are a family business, focused on a high quality of life for our employees, patients, and ourselves. We offer health benefits, an alternative transportation allowance, paid continuing education, two weeks paid vacation with optional additional unpaid vacation and all long weekends off. We are an equal opportunity employer, and believe that diversity adds value to our business. This position starts as soon as possible. Please apply by email with a resume and a cover letter that tells us about your personality and passions:

Starting Date: 2017-07-31
Wage: To Be Negotiated
Contact Name: Arnica Rowan
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