Registered Veterinary Technician - Oncology Dept

Location Toronto
Discipline: Veterinary Nurses
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact name: Michaella McCollum

Contact email: michaella@lloyandcowan.com
Job ref: mmc01
Published: 18 days ago

​An exciting opportunity has become available with our client for the role of Veterinary Technician - Oncology Department.

This is a new state-of-the-art emergency and specialty hospital in Toronto! They are a 32 Vet, 110 staff member hospital housed within a 20,000 square foot facility fully equipped with specialty technology found nowhere else in Canada, including our AI triage system and 3 Tesla MRI.

You will be exposed to advanced nursing techniques and other specialty procedures not routinely performed in regular practice!

The ideal candidate will enjoy a supportive and dedicated team of professionals. This is a great opportunity to be part of a team where the learning possibilities are endless! 

Duties and Responsibilities

Under the supervision of the oncologist, the duties and responsibilities of the Oncology Veterinary Technician includes:

  • patient care in conjunction with ER and ICU technicians

  • medical record entry (including flow sheets, daily soaps, pertinent laboratory data, prescriptions)

  • history taking for appointments and discharging patients to the clients

  • performing and submitting laboratory samples

  • assisting the oncology in procedures as necessary

  • performing and/or assisting with patient chemotherapy and treatment

  • bandage changes as necessary

  • administering medications

  • other duties as assigned


Skills and Effort Requirements

  • Ability to use independent judgement and initiative;

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;

  • Ability to participate as a team member.


Minimum Requirements

  • Registered Veterinary Technician with the Ontario Association of Veterinary Technicians

  • A minimum of 1 year post graduation experience is desired

​Exciting work environment and an excellent compensation package. Benefits include a $2,000 Signing Bonus, medical/dental coverage, paid sick days, paid CE, uniform allowance and a generous pet discount.

If you wish to apply send a CV to michaella@lloydandcowan.com with a mention of when you will be available for a registration call.

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call our team or email a CV via the link below.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, do send a CV so we can discuss other opportunities.

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