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    ALWAYS LOOKING TO HIRE

    Ever thought of working at a veterinary practice?

    We constantly strive to have a team dedicated to high quality care of our patients.  If you are interested in working with such a team, let us know by submitting a letter of interest and resume.  You can email us at castlegarvet@telus.net, or come meet us and drop it off in person.

    Please see listings below for open positions for Our Team.

  • Associate Position Available

    ASSOCIATE

    Are you ready to love where you work and play in the Kootenays?  Then Castlegar Veterinary Hospital (2009) Ltd. is for you.  We are seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic professional to join our one doctor, highly qualified team as an Associate Veterinarian. Our practice is a well-established, full-service, small animal veterinary hospital that focuses on “Standards of Care” and comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care.   To join our dynamic and compassionate team our ideal candidate will have strong proven communication skills, is very team orientated with at least 2 years of experience in general medicine and surgery. Our newly renovated facility offers a modern setting with advanced diagnostic technology to meet the needs of our patients and ensure owners they are receiving the best care possible. 

    The generous benefit package includes:

    • Base salary – plus production

    • Licenses paid

    • Continuing Education

    • Health Insurance

    • Plus additional benefits

    Candidate must have license and be eligible to practice in British Columbia.
    Castlegar was recently cited as one of the Top 8 Places in British Columbia for most promising growth.  Castlegar is hub-central for exploring life’s outdoor activity in the Kootenays. Camp, hike, shop, golf, fish, mountain bike, pursue arts and culture, or wildlife watch, Castlegar has it all.  

    A background check will be required of the successful candidate

                           To apply, email your resume to pmcvh@telus.net or fax to 1-250-365-2340


  • Technician Position Available


    TECHNICIAN 


    Castlegar Veterinary Hospital is a 1-doctor small animal practice that is seeking to add an experienced, compassionate and dependable technician to join our dynamic expanding team.  This is an excellent full-time opportunity for an individual who is eager to utilize their technician skills in a positive working environment.  We are dedicated to providing pets with quality affordable medical and surgical healthcare.  Our newly renovated and expanded facility offers a modern setting with the most advanced diagnostic technology to meet the needs of our patients and ensure owners they are receiving the best possible care.


    This exciting job opportunity is in a great location.  Castlegar area boasts tremendous outdoor adventure opportunities as well as wonderful arts and garden societies.  There truly is something for everyone.


    Ideal candidate will be a LVT/CVT/RVT.  Experience with Cornerstone software is a plus.


    Benefits include a competitive hourly pay rate for our area; based on experience; medical and dental benefits; continuing education; and Veterinary Services at a reduced rate

     

    If this sounds like the place for you, please submit resume with cover letter to: castlegarvet@telus.net or pmcvh@telus.net

  • Kennel Assistant Position Available

    KENNEL ASSISTANT

    The Castlegar Veterinary Hospital is seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic, detail oriented, responsible person to join our team as a full time Kennel Assistant with continual opportunities to learn, grow and advance within the practice.

     We are a busy 1 doctor practice that specialized in providing high quality and compassionate care for our patients.

    The Kennel assistant works both in the treatment and kennel areas of the hospital. In the treatment area, the individual will be assisting where needed by restraining patients, cleaning up after surgeries and medical treatments, preparing rooms for patients and helping in any areas needed.  The kennel area would require the individual to provide care to our boarding patients; this includes walking, feeding, medicating and giving tender loving care, and be on top of any necessary housekeeping duties, as a high standard of cleanliness is very important to our hospital.

    The successful candidate must be able to work weekends and some STAT’s and evening. Weekend/STAT shifts are split shifts (8-10 am & 4-6 pm). Must have sufficient physical strength, mobility and stamina to lift and/or move heavy pets and objects, the dexterity and confidence to administer medications and the ability to monitor pets for signs of distress or disease.  We are looking for someone with a willingness to learn and the desire to provide gentle, compassionate care for our client’s pets.

    Starting wage is based on experience. We offer an excellent training program with team support. Benefits include extended health insurance, uniforms, continuing education, bonus incentives, and lots of puppy and kitten cuddles

    E-mail your Resume with cover letter to pmcvh@telus.net attention Dr. Dennison/Rachel Shkuratoff. Please include why you would like to work in a veterinary hospital in your cover letter. Resumes with no cover letter will not be considered.

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