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Veterinary Technician

Company: Kingston Humane Society
Wage Comments: Remuneration to be determined based on experience.
Date Posted: November 8, 2014
Closing Date: November 14, 2014
Position is: FT
Hours Per Week: 37.5
How To Apply:
Job Description:

Position:  Veterinary Technician - Full-Time 

Reports to:  Veterinary Care Coordinator.

The Kingston Humane Society, a non-profit organization, is seeking a flexible and energetic individual able to work flexible hours, including some weekends and evenings as required.  This is a permanent full-time position.  The candidate will be working in a shelter environment and have an appreciation of shelter medicine, and animal disease control practices.  The candidate will perform animal health exams, assist in surgical procedures, administer vaccines and medications, and other duties as required.  The Kingston Humane Society is a fast paced, teamwork based facility.  Applicants must have graduated from a recognized Veterinary Technology Program, and ideally be registered with the OAVT.

Please submit a cover letter and resume that clearly indicates how you meet the qualifications for this position to by November 14, 2014. Please include the position, Veterinary Technician, in the subject line.

No telephone calls please.  We thank all applicants; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.


Work Site Location:
Kingston Humane Society. 1 Binnington Court. Kingston, Ontario.
Minimum Requirements / Work Experience:
Skills / Required Background / Education:

Successful completion of a recognized post-secondary education in veterinarian technology.
Registered with the OAVT, member in good standing is an asset
Communication, organizational and customer service skills
Detail oriented
Experience working in an animal shelter environment is an asset.

Other Job Requirements:
Transportation Required

Education Required:
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