Animal Health Technologist and Veterinary Technician Jobs in Canada

Animal health technologists & veterinary technicians

Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians provide technical support to veterinarians by caring for animals and assisting in the diagnosis and treatment of animal health disorders.

They are employed in veterinary clinics, animal hospitals, animal shelters, humane societies, zoos, animal research laboratories, pharmaceutical companies and government.

Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians who are supervisors are included in this unit group.

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Animal Health Technologist and Veterinary Technician Jobs in Canada
  • nephrologist
    Toronto, ON
    Job requirements Languages English Education Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry...
  • Service Tech Electromechanical Mississauga - Mandat Perm $40,000 - $50,000 Temps plein 19 Juin 2017
    Mississauga, ON
    maintenance and repairs to veterinary equipment including autoclaves, monitors, anaesthesia, surgical and dental equipment... Diagnose, test and troubleshoot equipment Customer base includes veterinary clinics, universities, research clinics...
  • Receptionist
    Regina, SK, 24 HR. Animal Care Centre Prof. Corp.
    24 HR Animal Care Centre is currently seeking a full-time Veterinary Receptionist to commence immediately. As an AAHA...
  • gastroenterologist
    Toronto, ON
    Job requirements Languages English Education Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry...


Example Titles

animal health technician
animal health technologist
laboratory animal technician
registered veterinary technician (RVT)
veterinarian assistant
veterinary technician
veterinary technologist

Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Provide nursing care and rehabilitation therapy for animals
  • Handle, restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and surgery
  • Produce radiographs, collect and analyse samples and perform other laboratory tests to assist in diagnosis of animal health problems
  • Assist veterinarian with animals before, during and following surgery by preparing surgical equipment, administering and monitoring anaesthetics and cleaning up after surgery
  • Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of a veterinarian
  • Administer treatments as prescribed by a veterinarian
  • Provide wound and bandage care
  • Conduct specialized procedures such as animal identification and hoof trimming
  • Educate and advise clients on animal health care including nutrition and home care
  • Assist in laboratory research
  • Perform routine animal dental procedures and assist veterinarians with animal dentistry
  • May perform a variety of office management and clerical duties.

Employment requirements

  • Completion of a two- or three-year animal health/veterinary technology college program is required.
  • Successful completion of a national registration examination may be required in some employment settings.
  • Registration with provincial animal health technologists' or veterinary technicians' associations is available, and is mandatory in some provinces.


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