Registered Veterinary Technologist

Employer: VCA Canada Due South Animal Hospital
Location: Calgary
Practice:
Job Type: Full Time
Job Description

VCA Canada Due South Animal Hospital is a large full service animal hospital that is recruiting a FT RVT to join our team. Our ambition is to create meaningful relationships where pet owners and veterinarians come together for the health of their animal family members. Our skilled staff work alongside trusted partners in both medicine and nutrition to help our patients’ live long and happy lives. Different strengths and interests of our team enrich and improve us with diversity, innovation and excellence enabling us to operate specialty-referral, primary care, alternative therapy and emergency hospitals. We’re national leaders in career development, passionate about giving back to the community through Paw It Forward, our national philanthropic program.

Prerequisites/Education

About Our Candidate You’re someone who can stand the pressure of a fast-paced environment in at times highly emotional situations. Your skills allow you to anticipate your co-workers needs and stay on top of monitoring your patients, all while displaying confidence when taking the stage! As the ideal candidate you will have: o Completion of the Registered Veterinary Technician Program required o Excellent customer service, organizational and problem solving skills o A positive attitude and teamwork mentality o Exceptional client service and interpersonal skills o Strong organization skills and the ability work under pressure o Motivation to develop your knowledge and skills and be an “A” team player

Starting Date: 2018-04-02
Wage: To Be Negotiated
Company Info

Why VCA? VCA is Canada’s largest network of companion animal hospitals, devoted to providing compassionate care for pets. Our team of over 2500 people operate specialty-referral, primary care, alternative therapy and emergency hospitals and are committed to providing superior patient care and client experience. At our core are our people – people we think of as family. Our different strengths and interests enrich and improve us with diversity, innovation and excellence. In support we are national leaders in career development and growth opportunities, continuing education, scholarships and awards. We are also passionate about giving back to the community through Paw It Forward, our national philanthropic program. As member of VCA, we can offer: o Career growth opportunities to hold key leadership positions from Medical Director to Regional Operations Director or Support Office. o CE opportunities with access to annual VCA conferences, seminars and CE allowance o Networking, collaboration and knowledge exchange with other veterinarians within our practices o Interactive learning through our soon to come in-house online university (Woof U!) o Continued investments in new technologies, advanced diagnostics, and modern facilities o A commitment to give back through initiatives such as Paw it Forward and Pet Pantry o Active research studies for publication and industry growth Additionally, we offer competitive wages, extended medical benefits, Dental, A.D.D and Life insurance, Uniforms, discounted Pet Care, paid BCVTA Membership, Continuing Education and Sick time.

Contact Name: Andrea Ploeger
Company Email: andrea.ploeger@vca.com
Company Website: https://vcacanada.com/duesouth/