Career Opportunity

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Van Isle Veterinary Hospital
Courtenay, BC

Live and practice on beautiful Vancouver Island! Van Isle Veterinary Hospital is looking for an RVT to join their busy 8-doctor hospital on Vancouver Island on a full time basis. Van Isle is a spacious, beautiful, state of the art hospital complemented by a strong 40+ support staff. Located in the beautiful Comox valley, Van Isle Veterinary Hospital is within view of outstanding ski facilities yet only minutes away from sprawling sandy beaches, world class golf, and endless boating and fishing opportunities. A top notch staff and management team are here to welcome you and help make the Comox Valley and Van Isle Veterinary Hospital your new home. This is a unique opportunity to join one of our most impressive hospitals in the VetStrategy network! If you’re looking for a career where learning and development opportunities are endless, then we want to hear from you!

What you’ll need to succeed
  • AHT/RVT Diploma (new graduates are welcome)
  • 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 team members
What we offer

  • Friendly and supportive work environment
  • Continuing education allowance
  • Signing bonus
  • Relocation bonus
  • Comprehensive benefit plan
  • Competitive compensation
  • 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
  • Competitive medical and pet supply discounts
  • How we keep our team and clients safe

    We take everyone’s safety very seriously. We have implemented 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

    Van Isle Veterinary Hospital is part of the VetStrategy group of clinics. VetStrategy is a 100% Canadian owned and 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 Candice at candice@vanislevet.com.

    Hospital Tour

    You can (virtually) get your foot in the door by watching this short video! See for yourself the modern facilities and the extensive selection of procedures and services that are available at Van Isle Veterinary Hospital.