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Registered Veterinary Technicians Wanted
Animal Hospital of Cambridge
Emergency AND Routine Vet Care Services! Amazing Hospital Culture and Co-Workers! Mentorship! Family-like Atmosphere! Utilize your Skills to the Fullest!
Does this sound like what you have been looking for? The Animal Hospital of Cambridge is currently looking for RVT’s to join our growing team and would love to hear from you!
Who We Are
Animal Hospital of Cambridge is a small animal hospital with AAHA accreditation located in Cambridge, Ontario. We are part of the Vet Strategy network of hospitals that provides routine preventative care as well as daytime emergency & critical care services 7 days a week. We have been providing excellent patient care since 2004, and in 2018 we were able to build a much larger and modern facility to serve our growing client base. We see a wide variety of medical, dental, emergency and surgical cases including orthopedic and soft tissue surgery. We are fortunate to have an in-house Board-Certified Surgeon available to our clients. We believe in empowering our technicians to utilize all of their skills and to never stop learning. Our ideal candidate will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with a fun, supportive and dedicated team of professionals. Every day is an opportunity to learn something new! Experience is an asset, but new grads are welcome as we are able to provide training and mentorship.
About the role
As our ideal candidate you will be:
- An RVT in good standing with Diploma, or eligible to register for the VTNE
- Passion for what you do every day! Enthusiasm, energy and a positive attitude
- A strong desire to educate and build solid relationships with clients and staff
- Ability to prioritize tasks, triage patients and problem solve independently and as part of a team
- Ability to adapt to changing situations, multitask and work in a fast-paced environment
We Value Our Technicians
Animal Hospital of Cambridge continues to offer a family-like atmosphere to its staff and clients. We believe that veterinary clinics are an integral part of the community they serve and as such we put a large focus on community-based activities and initiatives, as well as raising OSCAR funds for our in-hospital pet charity. Idexx in-house lab-station with SediVue, syringe pumps, IV pumps, dopplers, pulse-ox and other modern pieces of equipment are provided to aide technicians with patient care. We focus on using fear-free techniques with our patients and sedation + hands-free radiology to reduce exposure to our staff and patients. Shifts range from 8 - 12 hours, with techs sharing a rotation of weekends. We do our best to provide monthly schedules with fair shifts amongst the entire team who have the flexibility to trade shifts if needed.
WHAT WE OFFER
- Friendly and supportive work environment, Staff-Connect Resource, Staff fun-day's & Seasonal events
- Uniform provided
- OAVT Dues paid each year
- Paid holidays as per ESA
- Free Parking
- Continuing education allowance
- Comprehensive benefit plan Health, Dental, Disability, Accident & Serious Illness Insurance
- Competitive compensation based on experience, opportunity to advance in your career path
- Access to Animal Care Technology (ACT) online training and medical webinar events throughout the year by leading specialists
- Bravo Board to share "shout-out's" to fellow staff for a job well-done or thank you messages with bi-monthly gift card draw
- Large lunch room with natural light, comfortable chairs, microwave/toaster oven/fridge/coffee maker, Outdoor picnic table so staff can enjoy their downtime
- Lifeworks Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Inspirational-Mindful-Wellness Resources provided on self-care board to support staff with mental, financial advice, physical & emotional wellbeing
- Gym Membership Discount Available
- Commitment to the community and to helping pets in need through the Oscar Fund activities
- Pet Perks – discounts on pet care and pet supplies provided
- Paid sick days and bereavement days
Please send resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Attn: Stacey Ortwein,RVT / Practice Manager
We look forward to hearing from you!
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Contact-less Drop off at Door Appointments & Curb-Side Service Begins October 13th
due to Increase in COVID #'s
Your Animal Hospital of Cambridge team would like to take a moment and thank you for your loyalty. We know the last several months have not been simple as we've worked throughout the entire COVID-19 pandemic, so we thank you for your patience and support. As always, your veterinary care team has your best interests in mind, which is why we're announcing the fall & winter protocol throughout the remainder of this page. This protocol takes effect as of October 13th, so please read carefully.
Fall & Winter Protocol
With the increasing rate of new infections (of COVID-19) combined with the fall/winter flu season ahead, AHOC has decided to close entry to our main lobby for the public in an effort to reduce the risk of the virus being spread. Clients will not be allowed in the building for appointments at this time. We will be asking you to call in at 519-624-9760 when you arrive for your appointment. Our customer service representatives will ask you about your pet and for your cell number so that the Veterinarian can discuss the appointment / health issues with you when we are done. We will ask you to release your pet into our main entrance (vestibule) where one of our staff members will bring your pet inside for their exam/procedure while you wait in your car (please let us know if you arrive by taxi or public transit). Payment for food orders, prescriptions and appointments will be preferably paid by credit card taken over the phone if possible.
Upon Booking an Appointment
We understand it's been difficult to reach our front desk lately - our call volume has certainly been higher than usual. As a result, we're making adjustments to our appointment booking protocol to help serve you better. Please continue to try to get through the line ( we have 7 lines) we will be with you as soon as possible.
Do We Have Your Email On File?
Please continue to phone us to book your appointment (519-624-9760). Please make sure we have a current email on file for you. Upon confirming your appointment, an email will automatically be sent to you containing a link to an online form. Please submit this form in advance of your appointment - it will help contextualize the reason for your concern and will help the veterinarian better assess your pet. This form will also greatly reduce the time spent on the phone, thereby opening up our phone lines!
Additionally our internal efforts to keep phone lines open by our support staff & Veterinarians means they may call you from one of our internal cell phones which will read "private number". Please be sure to answer the call when they call.
Ordering Pet Food and Prescription Refills
If you would like to order food and/or a prescription refill online, you may do so by emailing email@example.com. Please make sure to provide your full name, pets name, item you are requesting (please specify quantity or size) and the phone number we have your file listed under. We will process your order within 24-48 hours ( emails are checked Monday to Friday) and will notify you when your order is ready.
Alternatively, you can join our webstore to have your pets food, treats, toys and grooming supplies delivered right to your home by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org for an INVITE. Please provide your full name, pets name, and phone number in our software system. You will receive an email with a PROMO code to save 20% off of your 1st order !
And that's it! Once again, we thank you for your patience & support as we navigate this fluid situation. If you have any questions, just send an email to email@example.com.
Dr. Kathy Hrinivich and the entire
Animal Hospital of Cambridge Team