Registered Veterinary Technologist Wanted at Virden Animal Hospital

Virden Animal Hospital is looking to add a full-time RVT to our mixed animal practice.

Virden Animal Hospital (VAH) is located just outside Virden, Manitoba. You can learn more about us at or on Face Book .

We are a busy, progressive, full-service facility that is 50% bovine and small ruminant, 30% small animal and 20% equine. The practice has 24/7 on call and emergency services. The facility is fully equipped for bovine, equine, and companion animal surgery, dental, and medical needs. Ambulatory services are available for equine, bovine, and small ruminants.

We have 9 veterinarians, currently 4 full-time and one part-time Registered Veterinary Technologists, Veterinary assistant, Reception, Client Care Coordination, and an Office/Practice Manager. Technologists rotate through the bovine, equine and small animal areas and may be required to work a Saturday morning shift on a rotational basis.

We are continually updating our equipment and currently offer digital x-ray, portable digital dental x-ray, and ultrasound. We have in-house laboratory services: CBC, Chemistry, blood gas, urinalysis, fecal and more. The hospital utilizes practice software and a connected appointment confirmation and electronic reminder service.

Applicants should be team players, enjoy dealing with people and be able to work independently. They should have strong communication, problem solving and listening skills. Experience would be an asset.

We offer above average compensation, depending on experience. We also offer extended health care benefits and insurance, paid MVTA dues, CE allowance, uniform allowance, and generous employee discounts. Applicants must have a Veterinary Technologist diploma and be registered or be able to be registered as a Veterinary Technologist with MVMA and MVTA.

Please provide a cover letter explaining why you are applying, resume, and 3 references (with current contact information for each) to [email protected].

Position Closing Date: 11/30/2020