Veterinary Technician

Maillardville Animal Hospital

About the Hospital:

Maillardville Animal Hospital in Coquitlam, BC provides veterinary care for all creatures great and small. We are a dedicated group of caring and passionate individuals who strive to provide quality care to our clients. Whether it is for routine preventive care, a surgical procedure, a serious health issue or treatment of an injury, we treat our client’s pet as we would one of our own.

Currently, we are hiring a full-time and permanent Veterinary Technician for our hospital. The candidate must be a team player who is friendly, patient, and enthusiastic with clients and their pets and able to multitask in a fast-paced environment. It is essential that they possess exceptional communication and interpersonal skills; have the ability to multitask, and have a high attention to detail.

Position Details:

Company Legal Name: Vinayak Holdings Ltd.

Company Business Name: Maillardville Animal Hospital

Company Website:

Business Address: 1119 C, Austin Avenue, Coquitlam, BC – V3K 3P4

Position: Veterinary Technician

Number of positions: 1

Terms of employment: Full Time, Permanent

Wages: $22.50 per hour

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible

Work Location: 1119 C, Austin Avenue, Coquitlam, BC – V3K3P4

Job responsibilities:

  • Assist veterinarian with animals before, during and following surgery.
  • Prepare and administer medication as per veterinarian’s instructions.
  • Take X-rays, place IV catheters, collect samples and perform laboratory tests to help in the diagnosis of animal health problems and possible treatment.
  • Communicate with clients about animal care and discuss discharge instructions.
  • Maintain animal records by documenting animal conditions, reactions, and changes; updating the database.
  • Enhance service reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests, exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Job requirements:

  •  Minimum 2 or 3-year College diploma/degree in health/veterinary technology is required.
  • Experience as a Veterinary Technician will be an asset but not mandatory.
  • Applicant must be fluent in English and willing to work at evening shifts.

How to apply:

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