Veterinary Assistantneeded for busy, state-of-the-art veterinary physical rehabilitation clinic in Marietta, Ga. We are looking for a self-motivated and dynamic individual to join our team as an assistant. The primary focus of this role is to oversee scheduled treatments and care of our patients. The ideal candidate should have a keen attention to detail, strong organizational skills, practice active listening and be able to communicate clearly.
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.
Performs and recognizes normal physical exam parameters of temperature, heart rate, pulse quality, and respiration.
Documenting patient notes in records
Ensures hospital working areas are cleaned, stocked and maintained in accordance with hospital policy.
Paperless practice requires candidate to be computer savvy. Experience in veterinary setting or medical office preferred, with knowledge of veterinary/medical terminology. Salary and benefits dependent upon experience. Please take the time to look over our website and familiarize yourself with our practice. Your resume and cover letter should reflect how your skill set will fit in to GVR. Applicants who do not do this will not be considered. Please send your resume and cover letter to Angie Santy at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can learn more about who we are at www.GaVetRehab.com
Experience in veterinary or medical setting preferred
Excellent interpersonal skills
Professional, tactful, friendly telephone skills
Experience with computers (PC and/or Mac)
Familiarity with veterinary and/or medical terminology
About Georgia Veterinary Rehabilitation
Georgia Veterinary Rehabilitation, Fitness and Pain Management (GVR) in Marietta, Georgia, is one of the southeast’s leading veterinary physical rehabilitation centers. GVR utilizes the latest techniques in Western and Eastern medicine to provide optimal, compassionate care in a state of the art facility. We improve physical health, fitness, recovery from injury, pain management, and overall quality of life for our clients’ companion and performance animals.