Animal Health Technician

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 171605388
  • Posted Date: Jun 6, 2024
  • Closing Date: Aug 31, 2024
  • Company: 501900 Ontario Limited
  • Category: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:Pembroke, Ontario, Canada
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Job Details

  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Opening Positions: 2
  • Remuneration: $31.00 per hour / 40 hours per week
  • Commencement Date: As soon as possible
  • Education: College certificate or diploma from 1 to 2 years
  • How to apply: email to [email protected]

Job Description

Tasks

  • Handle, restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and surgery
  • Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian
  • Identify livestock
  • Counsel clients on animal health care
  • Conduct and assist in laboratory research
  • May perform a variety of office management and clerical duties
  • Perform routine animal dental procedures and assist veterinarians with animal dentistry
  • Provide nursing care and rehabilitation therapy for animals
  • Provide wound and bandage care

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player