Live-in Position for Experienced Veterinary Assistant
Northlake Veterinary Surgery
December 15, 2017
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
Vet Tech / Nurse / Assistant
Northlake Veterinary Surgery is a veterinary surgical center located in Clarkston, GA that treats dogs and cats with non-critical care specialized orthopedic, soft tissue, and general surgery needs. This is a live-in position designed for a motivated individual attending school in the day with the need to work and study on nights and weekends. Responsibilities include monitoring patients, administration of medications/treatments as prescribed by our veterinarians, surgical instrument cleaning, upkeep and cleaning of patient housing areas, assisting in general upkeep of the hospital, and assisting our surgeons/veterinary technical staff with patient care. Applicant must be comfortable with restraining animals and administering medications. Previous experience in a veterinary setting is required. Work hours include shifts on evening, nights, and weekends. A large portion of work hours involves being in-attendance at the hospital for intermittent patient monitoring, treatments, and cleaning responsibilities. Evening and weekend hours provide ample time for study. A minimum base pay of $488/week will be guaranteed. In addition to base pay, a private room with with private bathroom are provided. A shared communal kitchen/dining area is also provided. The room and utility costs (water, electricity, heat/air conditioning, high speed internet) are provided by the employer. A private mini-refrigerator is included. No pets preferred. Inclusion in our employee health insurance plan (we currently pay 100% of health insurance premiums) is provided after 3 months of employment. Participation in a simple IRA plan is available after 90 days. We are a drug free work place. This is an optimal position for an individual in need of housing interested in pursuing any career in human or veterinary medicine. We will help you pursue your career.
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Northlake Veterinary Surgery is a surgical referral hospital located in the Atlanta area. Our surgeons are boarded Diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons, and our surgical skills are complimented by an amazing technical team, a dedication to quality patient care, and excellent communication with our clients and referring veterinarians.