Briarcliff Animal Clinic is seeking veterinary kennel assistants to care for our boarding pets, keep our facilities clean, and work in our clinic treatment area to assist our doctors and technical staff with patient restraint and treatments.
We are looking for candidates who truly care for our patients, who can work well with our large team of doctors and staff, and prioritize multiple tasks and responsibilities in a fast paced setting. The two week set schedule includes AM shifts (6:45a-2:30pm) and PM shifts (2:15p-10p) on weekdays, and every other Saturday (7:15am-5pm) and Sunday (8am-5pm).
We offer excellent benefits for full time employees including health insurance, dental, vision, life, employee discount, and paid vacation, holidays and sick days. There is opportunity for growth and advancement at our practice as well.
We are located right down the street from Emory University and the CDC, surrounded by great neighborhoods including Morningside, Virginia Highlands, North Decatur, Druid Hills, Buckhead, and Midtown. We are proud to have been in business since 1958!
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Responsibilities of this position include feeding, walking, cleaning, monitoring and caring for our boarding and admitted patients, as well as assisting in our treatment area. Duties in the treatment area include handling dogs, cats, and occasionally exotic species, restraining safely for procedures, cleaning, taking pets to and from their owners, getting accurate weights, etc.
We are looking for an applicant who is:
passionate about caring for our patients as if they were your own!
reliable and punctual
proficient with dog and cat restraint, exotic species handling a plus
friendly and professional to clients, and able to address their needs and concerns
able to lift at least 40 lbs
able to kneel, bend, squat, etc. throughout the day
Additional Salary Information: Very competitive, based on experience level
Briarcliff Animal Clinic's main location near Emory University is a busy 17-doctor small animal practice in the Atlanta area, offering extended appointment hours and 24-hour emergency care. We are AAHA accredited, an AAFP Cat Friendly practice, and home to two ABVP Diplomates, specializing in Canine and Feline practice. Our services include preventative and illness care, hospitalization, digital... radiography, ultrasound, dentistry, oral surgery, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, laparoscopic surgery, endoscopy, laser therapy, acupuncture, exotic species care, and chemotherapy. We also offer boarding, grooming, and dog training. We are proud to have been serving Atlanta since 1958!
Briarcliff Animal Clinic also has two sister hospitals, Briarcliff Animal Clinic of College Park and Sandy Springs Animal Clinic.
Briarcliff Animal Clinic is an Equal Opportunity Employer.