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Sterilization Assistant

Centre Vétérinaire Laval

Laval, Qc

Job type
Full time

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Vet et Nous is a multidisciplinary team composed of veterinarian both generalists and specialists operating at high rank whose mission is to take care of client’s pets as if they were our own. Our teams are split in 2 emergency and reference centres open 24/7, 1 emergency and reference centre open 7/7 and 24 general practice hospitals and clinics in the greater Montreal, Laval, Montérégie, Laurentides, Lanaudière, Mauricie and Quebec region.

Under the supervision of the surgery and sterilization team leader, you are responsible for providing instruments and a clean work environment to the surgical team staff.


Why Choose our Team?

  • Collective insurance
  • RRSP/DPSP - Employer contribution up to 5%
  • Continuing education budget
  • Reimbursement of clothing and uniforms
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Sick leave and work/family balance
  • Employee discounts
  • Membership for physical activity
  • Maintenance of seniority across the group
  • Leave without pay
  • Several social activities (5 to 7, Food truck, social committee etc.)


Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the cleanliness and sterilization of equipment
  • Set up and prepare the surgery rooms Set up the instrument tables according to the surgeries planned for the day
  • Place instruments/fields not put away from the day before
  • Open the material by applying the concepts learned
  • Respond to requests from surgeons and technicians
  • Carry out the filling
  • Prepare cerclage, vetrap, compresses, sterile cotton swabs as needed
  • Clean and pack instruments
  • Strip and pack the fields at the end of the day
  • Occasionally place orders for the department in collaboration with the supply manager



  • Be autonomous, resourceful, efficient and have a sense of responsibility
  • Attestation of Collegial Studies (AEC) in Sterilization Technique or equivalent experience an asset
  • Be meticulous and have an eye for detail
  • Have a sense of organization
  • Demonstrate dynamism, initiative and enthusiasm
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to manage priorities and have good judgment
  • Be comfortable working with surgical instruments that may be soiled
  • Have good physical stamina to be able to work standing for long hours and regularly lift and move loads


Vet et Nous adheres to employment equity principles.



Sterilization Assistant Facility : Centre Vétérinaire Laval Place : Laval, Qc

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