This is a unique opportunity for veterinary technicians to gain experience at the one of the largest pet nutrition research facilities in North America. Our newly renovated facility boasts some of the most progressive animal housing and welfare standards for animal research worldwide. RVT’s with a passion for animals and an interest in cats and dogs will gain valuable experience learning the protocols and regimens practiced at a top-class research facility.
RVT’s work with in-house veterinarians and are responsible for the health needs of a large colony of dogs and cats from puppies/kittens to geriatric pets. You will be part of a team that runs a fully equipped, private in-house veterinary hospital to serve the needs of our colony. You have the opportunity to be an integral member of the team that conducts research, collects and processes data, and is essentially involved in every step of the research process from set up to sample processing. You will become involved in interesting and important non-invasive work in an environment where taking care of our pets is job number one.
• Weighing of animals, data collection, health monitoring and treatment, collection and processing of blood, urine and stool samples, animal care and feeding, grooming and social enrichment.
• Compensation will be based on education and experience.
• Suitable for foreign-trained veterinarians.
• Veterinary Technician diploma or current enrolment in a Veterinary Technician program.
• Experience is an asset.
Start Date: ASAP
Posted: July 5th, 2022
Please note this job is posted by Agilec on behalf of an employer. This employer is currently using Agilec’s recruiting services. Agilec is not a temporary nor staffing agency, we are an Employment Ontario Service Provider that offers no cost services to those in the community.
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