Career Opportunity

Registered Veterinary Technologist – Signing Bonus!

Central Island Veterinary Emergency Hospital
Nanaimo, BC

We have a fantastic opportunity in beautiful Vancouver Island! Central Island Veterinary Emergency Hospital is looking for a Registered Veterinary Technologist to join our friendly and dynamic team on a FT/PT basis! We are a busy 24-hour small animal hospital serving most of Vancouver Island. Our spacious and modern hospital has emergency and surgical facilities, advanced dental equipment, ultrasound, endoscope, digital x-ray and an in-house lab. This is a perfect opportunity to work in a challenging yet supportive environment! We offer a flexible work week, allowing for plenty of time off to enjoy our beautiful city right by the coast and mountains. We are also offering a signing bonus. Do not miss out on this great opportunity!

What you’ll need to succeed

  • AHT/RVT Diploma 
  • Passion for what you do every day!
  • Enthusiasm, energy and a positive attitude 
  • A strong desire to educate and build solid relationships with clients
  • Solid communication skills, both when dealing with clients and interpersonal relationships
  • What we offer
    • Signing bonus!
    • Relocation Bonus
    • Competitive compensation
    • Medical/dental coverage 
    • Friendly and supportive work environment
    • Continuing education allowance
    • Access to Animal Care Technology online training
    • Access to medical webinar events throughout the year by leading specialists
    • Opportunity to advance in your career
    • Commitment to the community and to helping pets in need through the Oscar Fund activities
    • Outstanding medical and pet supply discounts
    How we keep our team and clients safe

    We take everyone’s safety very seriously. We have added safety measures so that our hospital can continue to provide essential services to animals in our region. We have implemented more intensive sanitation practices, a “closed waiting room” policy, telemedicine platforms, online ordering, and other guidelines for physical distancing.

    About VetStrategy

    Central Island Veterinary Emergency Hospital is part of the VetStrategy group of clinics. VetStrategy is a 100% Canadian operated group of veterinary clinics with locations throughout Canada. 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. Every clinic we partner with is unique and serves a very diverse client base.

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    How to apply

    Please send your resume to