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SEP 26, 2016

Looking for a full-time Client Services Representative at a 3 hospital, small animal practice in Orillia.  You will cover shifts at Pine Grove Veterinary Hospital and the Ark Animal Hospital from Monday to Friday.  No weekend or evening shifts.  Excellent communication skills, ability to promote products and services with confidence and experience with Avimark are preferred assets.  Group Health and Dental, CE and uniform allowances are all part of the package.  Salary will be commensurate with experience.  Please e-mail resume to:  Ms. Dale Walsh, Hospital & HR Manager, at


SEP 20, 2016

RVT: The Arthur Veterinary Clinic and North Wellington Animal Hospital are expanding! We are seeking a full-time or part-time Registered Veterinary Technician to join our friendly team. This position will offer 25 to 40 hours per week (depending on the availability of the applicant) with a competitive salary. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual and a team player who demonstrates exceptional client communication and strong technical skills. Minimum one year experience is a strong asset. Interested applicants please forward resumes to

SEP 20, 2016

Are you looking for an amazing team of people who will take your happiness and personal growth seriously? Are you looking for a place that will inspire you to be the best RVT you can be and allow you to feel like you are really contributing on a daily basis? We are a well-established, AAHA accredited, small animal clinic in Etobicoke looking for a full-time RVT (new grads welcome). If you would describe yourself as enthusiastic and self-motivated with excellent technical and communication skills then we want to hear from you! Don't be intimidated, we have incredible team spirit and work hard to provide progressive care for our patients - you don't need to know everything, but you have to be willing to learn! We offer great wages, benefits for your pets, paid RVT dues, uniforms and allowance for CE. If interested, email our manager at:, Attention: Diana Korol. 

SEP 16, 2016

Registered Veterinary Technician; Graham Animal Hospital is a busy, exceptionally well-equipped companion animal hospital and is renowned province-wide for its reproductive services. We are a team who treats our clients like family and have fostered considerable loyalty and strong client relationships.  We are currently looking for a full-time RVT to join our team of technicians. This position includes some evenings, weekends and on-call hours. The RVT needs to be hands-on, self-motivated, friendly and have a passion for animal care and client services. You will use your skills in anesthesia, dentistry, nursing, laboratory, radiography and client services extensively. Experience or interest in reproductive services would be an asset.  Please forward your resume including your possible start date to:  or drop it off at 98 Trafalgar Road, Hillsburgh, Ontario. 

SEP 12, 2016

Small animal exotic & avian practice in Brantford seeking permanent full-time receptionist/assistant. We are a high quality of care hospital. The successful candidate will have a warm and welcoming personality, have diversified computer skills and be able to put client and patient needs first. Please submit resume to or by fax to 519-752-3906.

SEP 06, 2016

Western University is seeking a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) Project Coordinator who is responsible for project development and coordination associated with Veterinary Services projects and good laboratory practice (GLP). The Coordinator will also provide high level Registered Veterinary Technician/Registered Laboratory Animal Technician (RVT/RLAT) skills, including sick animal response. The incumbent will provide related administrative support, in conjunction with ACVS Veterinarians, to animal-based scientists associated with Western's Research Community.  The RVT-Project coordinator will schedule staff involved in projects and day-to-day operations, provide oversight and maintenance of ACVS's veterinary drugs and supplies inventories, oversee and schedule equipment and procedure spaces, and provide on-call and after-hours RVT/RLAT technical support.  The incumbent will support the development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Work Instructions (WIs) relating to the Veterinary Services sub-team, participate in departmental and sub-team meetings, and support departmental teaching/training initiatives. Please visit to apply to posting #7922.

SEP 02, 2016

Veterinary assistant/receptionist required part-time at Nelson Animal Hospital in Burlington. Happy, fun working environment and competitive wage! Some evening hours required. Experience preferred. Please send resume to

SEP 01, 2016

The Montreal Road Animal Hospital in Ottawa is looking for a positive, dynamic RVT to add to our team.  Our dream employee is an efficient self-starter who has exceptional technical skills. Responsibilities for our new technician include all of the exciting reasons we are technicians in the first place: nutritional counselling, care of hospitalized patients, anesthesia, lab work, radiographs, and dental care.  Technicians are also responsible for reception duties and experience with this is an asset. Minimum 1 year experience working in a small animal practice is required. Shifts are typically 8 hours in length ranging from 9AM – 7PM.  We are not open on weekends or statutory holidays. Competitive salary and many benefits incur after a 3 month probationary period. Interested applicants can forward a cover letter and resume addressed to Dr. Roberto Briones to OR IN PERSON between the hours of 10AM – 5PM. We look forward to hearing from you!


AUG 31, 2016

Silvercreek Animal Hospital in Guelph is seeking a full-time RVT/VT. Experience with Cornerstone will be an asset. Interested candidates please send resume to

AUG 22, 2016

Morgan Animal Hospital in Niagara Falls is seeking a highly motivated Veterinary Assistant to complement our team. Animal Care/ Veterinary Assistant Certificate or experience required. Applicants must have excellent interpersonal skills since we use a "team" approach to the care we give our patients/clients. Applicants must be hard-working and work cohesively in a team environment and not afraid to clean as well. Wages dependant on experience and skills. If you are interested in a career working in a great environment please email your resume to to the attention of Brenda McConvey.

AUG 18, 2016

The Brant Norfolk Veterinary Clinic is looking for experienced Veterinary Technicians. Full-time and part-time positions available. We are an "After Hours" clinic where the emphasis is on patient care, emergency triage and utilizing all of your valuable skills with the opportunity to learn new things. We are seeking independent, enthusiastic, hard working team players to join our crew! CE is available for full time VTs as well as uniform allowance. Submit your resume by email to or by fax 519.720.0755.

AUG 16, 2016

Looking for an amazing technician to help me open Carter Veterinary Hospital in Bowmanville.  Position is full-time and will start mid September.  Along with the given (must love animals, smiles a lot, sense of humour),  I am also looking for someone who truly enjoys interacting with and teaching clients (nail trims, ear cleaning, quote explanation, etc).   If this is you (and you have at least a few years experience that includes anaesthetic inductions, radiology, blood taking, catheter placements and urinalysis), please email a resume to Dr. Linda Carter at

AUG 16, 2016

Our small animal Hospital in North York is looking for a full-time Receptionist/Veterinary Assistant to join our team. Knowledge of Avimark veterinary software program required.  Position includes front desk and customer service duties. Admitting and discharging patients. Must be reliable, self motivated with strong communication skills. Experience in reception is a required asset.  Forward resume to

AUG 15, 2016

Full-time RVT Needed: Dundas West Animal Hospital is located in the trendy Roncesvalles Village/High Park neighbourhood.  We are a busy, state-of-the art hospital that prides ourselves in excellent customer service and high quality medicine & surgery.  We are looking for a RVT to join our team - the right candidate should have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, must be able to work well in a team environment, be detail oriented and have a good sense of humour. New graduates are welcome to apply. In return, we offer a supportive and fun working environment, excellent CE and holidays, and a very competitive salary. Please forward your resume in confidence to:

AUG 15, 2016

Rockwood Veterinary Clinic, Rockwood, Ontario is looking for a full time Registered Veterinary Technician for their progressive, extremely busy 5 veterinarian small animal hospital.  (A non-registered Technician Assistant would be considered, but must have previous experience in a veterinary hospital environment). Knowledge of the Avimark veterinary computer program would be an asset.  Hours are flexible, but will include some evenings and weekends.  Join our fun and dynamic team as we further expand our hospital. Please email resume in confidence to

AUG 15, 2016

We are looking for a full-time RVT/VT/Vet Assistant to join our growing team! North East Newmarket Veterinary Services is a holistic clinic in Newmarket. The focus of our practice is true preventative healthcare including nutrition, acupuncture, herbal treatments and rehabilitation medicine. Working knowledge of AVImark and general computer skills are an asset. The position also includes front desk/customer service duties. There is great potential for future training and advancement in rehabilitation medicine and nutrition for interested individuals. We offer competitive wages and benefits. Check us out on our website at If interested, please e-mail your resume to

AUG 15, 2016

Full-time RVT needed to cover a maternity leave from September 2016 - Sept 2017. We are a busy, client-bond centered practice in Kitchener. Duties will include radiography, surgery, nursing care, lab work, dentistry and some reception. We are looking for a team player with good communication skills. There will be an opportunity to develop your technical skills. Please reply to

AUG 10, 2016

Thicketwood Veterinary Hospital/Uxbridge Veterinary Hospital is seeking a part-time/full-time RVT to join our team. This position will include receptionist’s duties and requires a self-motivated, enthusiastic individual. Shifts include some evenings and Saturdays with a rotation between our Stouffville and Uxbridge locations.  As a member of our team we offer paid uniforms, paid OAVT dues and CE allowances. An experienced applicant with working knowledge of Avimark preferred. Full-time employees also will qualify for medical benefits. Please send resume to Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

AUG 05, 2016

Would you like to work at a practice that puts clients and patient care first? Are you a professional who will perform duties efficiently and take initiative to help us make our practice the best it can be? We are looking for an enthusiastic team player who is committed to continual learning and empowering our clients through education. Please submit your resume and handwritten cover letter to Highbury North pet hospital, 1-1570 Highbury Ave North, London, ON N5Y 5N7,, Fax # 519.659.9102. 


AUG 04, 2016

Technician/RVT required for a full-time position at a busy small animal practice in Thunder Bay, Ontario. A maternity/locum position will also be considered. We are a full service clinic providing orthopedic surgeries, chiropractic care, rehabilitation services, laser therapy, endoscopy, and ultrasound, as well as all general aspects of veterinary care. We are looking for an enthusiastic team member who has exceptional technical and customer service skills. Continued education and health benefits are offered. Contact Jean at

JUL 28, 2016

Practice Manager; Greenbank and Rideau Animal Hospitals provide small animal Veterinary Care Services delivering high quality medicine and personalized service.  In business for over 35 years, we have two locations in the Ottawa Valley:  Barrhaven (corner of Greenbank and Strandherd) and Rideau (heart of Manotick near Manotick Mews shopping mall).  We operate a full service animal hospital and pride ourselves in providing the best care for our patients and their pets.  Employees can expect an open, supportive and positive work environment focused on teamwork and employee satisfaction.  
Position Summary: The purpose of this position is to manage the overall business operations of Greenbank and Rideau Animal Hospitals.  Responsibilities include veterinary practice administration, business and operational planning, human resources administration and oversight including recruitment, compensation and benefits, employee development and employee relations; patient and client production/management, inventory control including product, supplies and equipment. Responsible for Information technology and facilities management including building and equipment maintenance, software and systems, housekeeping standards, safety and security. Also accountable for preparation of all business accounting processes, reports and transactions.
Responsibilities; Management of business operations throughout the business, including creation, implementation, and results.  Facilitation of all hospital functions to maximize efficiencies and maintain budget controls. Management of business financial/fiscal responsibilities of the hospital, and ancillary services (kennel, grooming, etc.) .Reviews and/or prepares all accounts payable and receivables. Reviews fee schedule for services and products and increases or changes as required. Management of all support staff either directly in consultation with Partners. Oversee the development and implementation of staff shift schedule. Develops and maintains Hospital policies and procedures. Management of the human resources function including the recruitment/selection,  compensation, payroll and benefits administration, performance management process, employee development and employee relations. Plans for optimal staffing to maximize productivity and service. Supervises support staff personnel and acts as the direct authority regarding disciplinary procedures, terminations and legal responsibilities of employment. Creates, maintains and updates employment policies and manual. Mediates all personnel problems, maintains employee motivation and development. Management of inventory and ordering processes and systems.  Management of facilities maintenance (i.e. facilities & grounds maintenance, equipment, etc.).  Oversees the building and equipment maintenance and housekeeping standards. Either directly prepares or supervises preparation of all business accounting reports and transactions. Audits financial/transactional performance to ensure proper techniques and methods are being used. Management of marketing and public relations campaigns and protocols. With Partners establishes key business metrics, reports on business performance. In consultation with Partners, establishes hospital budgets and growth projections. As part of the leadership team, establishes and implements short and long term business plans to ensure ongoing business success. Oversees and addresses health and safety requirements to ensure compliance and maintenance of a safe work environment.
Qualifications; Minimum University degree in business, animal science, accounting, marketing or other related program or equivalent education/experience. Certified Veterinary Practice Manager designation (CVPM) is an asset. Minimum of 5 yrs. experience in a practice management or similar leadership position with a Veterinary Hospital or equivalent business environment. Resourceful with excellent time management skills. Detail oriented, with demonstrated ability to show initiative and an excellent sense of customer service standards. Proven supervisory and leadership experience. Demonstrated experience in developing hospital and human resources policies. Strong financial acumen including reporting and data analysis. Problem solving and conflict management skills. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office, Email, and practice management software knowledge preferred). Adaptable with a proven ability to multi-task, set priorities and deliver results.Effective team player with the ability to apply the specialized principles and practices of veterinary practice management in directing the daily operation of the practice, thereby allowing the practitioners the time necessary to carry out their profession. Well-versed in business and accounting principles and knowledgeable about veterinary medicine and clinical best practices. Knowledge of proven principles and processes for providing exceptional client and personal services. This includes client needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of client satisfaction. Ability to show unbiased judgment when managing people and make fair and just recommendations in regards to personnel issues and/or disciplinary action.
TO APPLY: Please submit a resume and covering letter to  quoting competition: PM0416. Deadline for submissions will be September 14, 2016. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted. For more information about Greenbank Animal Hospital, please visit our website at


FEB 22, 2016

O’Sullivan Animal Hospital in Barrie is looking for an assistant manager to help organize social media, manage the equipment maintenance as well as other routine managerial tasks. Experience in managing or in a vet hospital is a must. Interested candidates can apply to


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Phone: 905.875.0756 / (toll free) 1.800.670.1702  



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