Registered Veterinary Technician - Merritt Animal Hospital

Merritt Animal Hospital, 311 Merritt Avenue, Chatham, Ontario, Canada Req #832
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
You were made to save animals, we take care of the rest.

At Merritt Animal Hospital, we are a committed group of 3 Veterinarians, 5 R.V.T’s, and 5 Receptionists/ACA’s.  We are looking for a candidate to join this exceptional group in this amazing facility.  Chatham is located in the heart of South Western Ontario.  Close to beaches, lakes, provincial parks and the US border.

We are a full service hospital that provides Routine Preventative Care as well as a full range of surgeries.  We have been providing excellent patient care for over 30 years.  We see a wide variety of medical, emergency and surgical cases including dental and soft tissue surgery.  We believe in empowering our technicians to utilize all of their skills and to never stop learning.  Our ideal candidate will enjoy a fun, supportive and dedicated team of professionals with plenty of mentorship available. Every day is an opportunity to learn something new!

About the Role

As our ideal candidate you will have:

  • AHT/VT  Diploma (New grads 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

We offer above average compensation, an intimate and exciting work environment and an excellent compensation package. Benefits include medical/dental coverage, paid sick days, paid CE, uniform allowance and a generous pet discount.

About Us

Merritt Animal 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.


  • Friendly and supportive work environment

  • Continuing education allowance

  • 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

We look forward to hearing from you!

Do not miss out on this unique opportunity to join a fun and dynamic team! VetStrategy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation, please reach out to  

Please note: if you are presented with an error message when creating your profile, please reach out to with a copy of your resume and the requisition number of the position you are interested in. We have identified this issue with our vendor and are working to resolve it as soon as possible.  In the interim, by emailing your resume, a member of the Talent Acquisition Team will review and connect back on next steps.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Merritt Animal Hospital, 311 Merritt Avenue, Chatham, Ontario, Canada