Registered Veterinary Technician/Technologist

Location: Nelson


Hospital: Selkirk Veterinary Hospital

Type: Part-time Employment or Full-time Employment

Education: Diploma - Veterinary Technician/Technologist

Category: Registered Veterinary Technician/Technologist

So you want to be a part of a great team in a fully-equipped hospital where people rally together? Well look no further, you just found your dream job!

Selkirk Veterinary Hospital is located in stunning Nelson BC and we are looking for a full-time RVT to join our friendly and energetic team. We are a practice who takes pride in delivering a superior experience for both clients and pets. We value your ideas, input and personal development.

We practice Fear Free, high quality medicine in our four veterinarian, AAHA Accredited practice. We utilize our RVTs to the fullest. Experience is preferred, but new graduates will thrive as well because we have a supportive team invested in your success. We value work-life balance and have a lot of fun as a team. We are open 7 days per week. Weekends are rotated, and our on-call duties are shared with another practice in town. Our loyal clients will be excited to welcome you to our family!

Nelson is located in the picturesque Selkirk Mountains on Kootenay Lake, and offers superb powder skiing (Whitewater Ski Hill), hiking and water sports; but if that’s not your thing, there is plenty of opportunity to lounge, shop and hang out in one of the most beautiful parts of British Columbia. Nelson was also voted "Canada's Best Small Arts Town" and has a vibrant cultural scene - it really has everything. There is a vibe here we don’t know how to put into words – contact us so that you can go and experience it for yourself. You won’t regret it.

Our clinic values our RVTs, and we prove it by supporting your personal, financial, and professional growth through:

  • Continuing Education (CE)
  • A competitive wage rate 
  • A comprehensive Health Benefits package (100% of extended Medical, Dental, & Vision premiums paid)
  • Professional Services coverage (chiropractor, massage therapist, physiotherapist, and more) 
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Licensing & Membership Dues
  • Professional Liability Insurance coverage
  • Paid Vacation time
  • Paid Sick & Personal Days
  • Generous Veterinary Discounts (75% off services for your own pets, and an extended family and friends discount)
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Relocation allowance to help with moving expenses can be arranged for out-of-town candidates
  • Generous Signing Bonus! 

If you are looking for a progressive environment where each individual is heard, and recognized for their unique contributions, we'd love to talk.

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing a respectful, inclusive, and diverse workplace.

Contact Information: Visit our website at to learn more. Text or call Matt at 289-218-7041 to arrange an introductory conversation. Submit your CV to 

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