Animal Care Attendant, Referral Services, Toronto Veterinary Emergency Hospital in Scarborough, Ontario

VCA Animal Hospitals

Veterinary Assistant or Animal Care Attendant

Location: Scarborough, ON

Toronto Veterinary Emergency Hospital is a busy emergency and referral hospital that is currently looking for Animal Care Attendants to join our Referral Hospital. This full-time opportunity includes a range of responsibilities that directly attributes to the efficient and effective daily operation of the hospital.

Duties include:

  • Assist Doctors and RVTs with appointments & procedures, including surgery

  • Patient care: walking, feeding, and assisting the RVTs with restraint for procedures (including IV catheter placement, radiographs and surgical procedures)

  • Excellent customer service skills; a positive attitude and the ability for putting pets and pet parents at ease

  • General housekeeping duties; pet holding areas, surgical suites/treatment areas, and common areas

  • Willingness to learn and take on additional duties as needed

  • Ability to remain calm in stressful situations

  • Ability to maintain our high standard of care for patients

  • Ability to prioritize and having a team focus

  • Animal handling experience

What VCA Canada Offers

Join our team and you will make a huge difference in the lives of pets and their families! With an extensive network of hospitals across Canada, each location offers a diverse experience, a local community feel, and a caring culture you can thrive in: We have the right fit for you!

  • A caring culture of Wellness and Appreciation!

  • RRSP Employer 5 % Match Program – saving for your future just got easier!

  • Competitive wages and benefits!

  • Annual uniform allowance

  • Exceptional career development: there is room to grow here!

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Referral Bonus Rewards

  • Opportunities to give back to your community through VCA initiatives

  • Generous personal pet care discounts

  • And extra perks like shopping discounts and cool wellness apps

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VCA Canada is committed to providing an inclusive and diverse workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. If you require any assistance, please let us know.




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