BluePearl Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant – Emergency - 2nd Shift in Atlanta, Georgia

BluePearl’s West Atlanta location is hiring an exceptional Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant – Emergency.

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 technician position in our West Side 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 Westside location?

Our BluePearl Westside hospital located in Atlanta, Georgia, features BluePearl’s excellent standards of veterinary care. The 6,000-square-foot facility opened in September of 2016.

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 at Westside include 24/7 emergency medicine, critical care, dermatology, diagnostic imaging and radiology, internal medicine, nutrition and ophthalmology. Diagnostic capabilities include upper and lower GI endoscopy, rhinolaryngoscopy, cystoscopy, diagnostic ultrasound, arthroscopy, laparoscopy and ophthalmic surgery.

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!

Learn more about our West Atlanta hospital! at https://bluepearlvet.com/westside-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 orientation 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: VETER07065

Posted: 2018-05-17T18:31:44.573Z

Full Time

Location: Atlanta, GA, USA