Maxville Veterinary Clinic & Alexandria Veterinary Clinic Animal Care Attendant Summer Position

April 1st, 2021

Position title: Animal Care Attendant

Company description: Maxville Veterinary Clinic and Alexandria Veterinary Clinic, Ontario

Duties: Will be cross trained in all manner of clinic jobs. We like to teach!  This position is not just cleaning kennels. The successful applicant will be implemented as a dynamic team member to aid in all daily tasks. Reception and client communication, pharmacy, animal restraint, patient monitoring, and all aspects of animal care. Both clinics feature a small team. We are looking for someone mature, hard working, polite, and able to work with and without direct supervision. No formal veterinary experience required, but huge bonus to mature workers with extensive client service experience in other fields. Clinics are commutable distance to several larger centres where short term housing can likely be found. Rural position so your own transportation is a must. Hoping to offer this position to a student keen on entering Veterinary Medicine as their career!

Timeframe and schedule: May-September. Full-time hours, schedule can be flexible to suit summer plans. Normal daytime hours, no evenings. Saturday mornings shared. 

Salary: $16/hour

COVID-19 precaution(s): Staff is masked for their day of work with mandatory hand washing. Curbside service in place depending on zoning colour. 

Contact info: Please send resume to jacqui.wignall@gmail.com