BluePearl Veterinary Assistant - Patient Care - ( Vet Assistant ) in Sandy Springs, Georgia

BluePearl’s Sandy Springs location is hiring an exceptional Veterinary Assistant

We have recently seen a great amount of growth in the Georgia market at BluePearl. With all of the tremendous growth that we are experiencing we are looking to fill a Veterinary Assistant position in our Sandy Springs location. If you are looking for a position with an amazing team in veterinary medicine, in which you can make a difference in the lives of the pets that we love, please check us out!

The primary function of the Veterinary Assistant is to be responsible for assisting higher-level technicians and doctors with restraint and triage.

Essential responsibilities and tasks

  • Approaches and handles patients according to safety protocols and core values.

  • Able to address client concerns and answer them appropriately.

  • Understands and provides safe restraint for cooperative canine and feline patients during examination or procedures, including radiology, ultrasound and anesthetic induction.

  • Performs and recognizes normal physical exam parameters of temperature, heart rate, pulse quality, respiration and mucous membranes.

  • Performs all in-house laboratory diagnostics.

  • Ensures hospital working areas are cleaned, stocked and maintained in accordance with hospital policy.

  • Other duties as assigned

Who are we?

BluePearl Veterinary Partners grew from the dreams of numerous veterinarians who believed pets should have access to high quality, cutting edge healthcare.

We are seeking hospital support with the same philosophy who are looking to grow their career in an exciting environment with a family atmosphere!

Your success is our success!

At BluePearl, the continued education of our techs is paramount. Not only do our techs get to work in state of the art facilities with the best veterinary teams in the nation, but they also have access 90% paid scholarships with Penn Foster and CE allowances. We also go even further to hold monthly CE meetings, associate feedback sessions, and opportunities for mentorship and cross-training .

Additional Benefits:

BluePearl offers health benefits options, competitive compensation, flexible hours, scrub allowance, opportunity to bring your dog to work, additional training, and unlimited growth potential!

Why our Sandy Springs location?

Our BluePearl Sandy Springs location was founded in 1998 as Georgia Veterinary Specialists and is the largest private multi-specialty referral hospital in Georgia.

The board certified clinicians at our BluePearl Georgia hospitals are committed to actively participating in the continued process of education, publication and research.

The services and specialties offered at our Sandy Springs location include 24/7 emergency medicine, cardiology, critical care, dermatology and allergy treatment, diagnostic imaging and radiology, internal medicine, neurology/neurosurgery, nutrition, oncology, radiation oncology, ophthalmology, radiation therapy, radioiodine I-131 hyperthyroidism treatment, radiology and surgery. We also offer several advanced diagnostic and therapeutic capabilities including an MRI, CT scanner, linear accelerator, fluoroscopy, gamma camera, I-131 therapy, laparoscopic surgery, flexible and rigid endoscopy, lithotripsy and CO2 laser. We also have a commercial diagnostic laboratory in-house with a clinical pathologist present.

Atlanta is a great place to work and live! Atlanta is home to the Georgia Aquarium, Six Flags, the College Football Hall of Fame, Stone Mountain, Centennial Park, the Chattahoochee River, SEC football, several professional sports teams and year round arts & music festivals. Georgia’s four seasons are perfect for the outdoor enthusiast – it’s only a short day trip to the mountains or the coast!

Hospital Link: https://bluepearlvet.com/sandy-springs-ga/

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BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual or affectional preference, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

Job Category: Technicians

Requisition Number: VETER05716

Posted: 2017-08-18T23:04:15.274Z

Full Time

Location: Sandy Springs, GA, USA