Woodruff Veterinary Services

Veterinary Student for summer 2023. Posted January 2023

51220 AB-759, Tomahawk, AB T0E 2H0

Woodruff Veterinary Services Ltd. is accepting applications for a 2023 Summer DVM Student position.

This is a great opportunity to apply your classroom studies within a clinic environment and acquire first¬hand experience in working closely with veterinarian. We pride ourselves in being one of the top teaching clinics in Parkland County.

Our Veterinary summer student position will provide you with invaluable insights into your career path post graduation. As a valued member of our team, you will develop practical and professional skills by working under a licensed veterinarian and/or registered technicians/technologists.

You will be introduced to the inner workings of our clinic while also gaining exposure and education in the following areas:

  • Patient intake and triage
  • Patient handling and restraint
  • Client care and relationship management
  • Treatment and hands on compassionate care
  • Observe and/or assist in surgical, non-surgical procedures, and anesthesia
  • Assist with laboratory and imaging diagnostics
  • Train in use of in-house practice management software
  • General hospital maintenance

The amount of responsibility, duties, supervision, and delegation will depend on your veterinary school year and provincial veterinary legislation guidelines.


  • Applicants must be enrolled in an AVMA accredited DVM program
  • Legally authorized to work in Canada
  • Must be able to repeatedly lift at least 40 lbs
  • Exceptional client service skills that build trust and loyalty
  • Calm, compassionate, and nurturing attitude

Email: reception@woodruffvetservices.com  for further information

Woodruff Veterinary Services Ltd. is committed to providing an inclusive and diverse workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.