Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)

Burlington, Ontario
Burlington Veterinary Emergency & Referral Hospital – Clinical Team /
Full-time or Part-time /
Burlington Veterinary Emergency & Referral Hospital is a beautifully renovated ER/Specialty hospital on the verge of something spectacular….We are becoming a full service 24/7 Emergency and Multi-Specialty Hospital! Why join us? Here's the scoop:

🐶 Variety is the Spice of Life: With expanded ER hours and plans to go 24/7, we will be here for the pets who need us and you'll be able to experience both day and night shifts, with a diverse caseload! 

🏥 State-of-the-Art Facilities: Come and marvel at our newly renovated space (and our shiny new MRI!) We have Board-Certified Specialists, an amazing ER team, and are a hub for CABB. We're all about providing cutting-edge care! 

👩‍⚕️ Dream Team Alert: Join a management crew led by RVTs and DVMS with ER/Specialty experience who are so proud of our team every single day. 

💫We are on the verge of expanding our services, and can’t wait to grow and build this together!                                                                                                                                           
💰 Cha-Ching! Signing Bonus Ahead: Yup, you read that right! We're offering a hefty signing bonus to RVTs who jump on board full-time. Let's make those dreams come true together! 💸

Key Duties & Responsibilities

    • Communicate in a compassionate and professional manner with clients and fellow veterinary care team members using efficient oral and written communication skills.
    • Administer and analyze diagnostic tests (hematology, clinical chemistry, cytology, urinalysis, etc.) utilizing appropriate equipment and techniques.
    • Assist Veterinarian with surgical and therapeutic procedures. Utilize gold-standard patient care techniques, ensuring operating room environment complies with all aseptic standards and protocols.
    • Administer and monitor anesthesia and analgesia in accordance with the veterinary scope of practice and provincial laws governing the RVT profession.
    • Provide excellent veterinary nursing care in a professional and ethical manner through the synthesis of veterinary theory, principles and concepts (including Fear Free techniques) within the scope of regulations dictated by the provincial governing laws of the profession.
    • Document and maintain accurate veterinary medical records, following regulated procedures and standards.
    • Operate and maintain state-of-the-art veterinary medical equipment, following health and safety regulations in accordance with veterinary profession standards.
    • Execute and evaluate quality diagnostic images utilizing knowledge of theory, principles and concepts.
    • Manage multiple priorities simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
    • Maintain an appropriate inventory of all medical supplies as determined by veterinary office inventory control procedures.
    • Maintain and support a collaborative work environment and assist other staff members as required.


    • Diploma - Veterinary Technician/Technologist

🎁Perks Galore!

    • Amazing CE allowance: Fuel your curiosity and expand your horizons
    • Competitive Compensation: We value your skills and dedication, and will make sure you're well taken care of
    • Health Benefits Package: Stay healthy with comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage. We will cover your premiums too, leaving extra money in your pocket!
    • Mental health matters, and we've got you covered, with above average coverage and our Employee Assistance Program at your fingertips
    • Work-Life Balance: Enjoy paid vacation, sick days, and personal time to recharge
    • Look sharp on the job! We provide a uniform allowance, and your personal scrub-style is up to you
    • Making a move? We've got your back with relocation allowances for out-of-town candidates
At Burlington Veterinary Emergency & Referral Hospital, we're all about diversity, inclusivity, and creating a workplace where everyone feels respected and valued. Come be a part of our amazing team! 🌈🐾

Ready to come aboard and build a dream hospital together? Send your resume and cover letter to Heather Cunningham, our Hospital Administrator, at:

Have questions? No problem—we're here to chat and make sure you're as excited as we are! Reach out to us anytime.