Good Mews Animal Foundation, a no-kill, cage-free cat shelter, is seeking a Fulltime Veterinary Technician. Set schedule 40 hrs/wk, including some Saturdays. Paid vacation/sick leave. Must be able to: restrain, medicate, vaccinate, read fecals, draw blood, maintain written health records and monitor the ongoing health of animals. Future opportunity in helping to create a functional surgical unit. To apply please send Resume, Cover Letter and References to Lisa Johns.
Experience with surgeries such as dentals, spays, neuters, etc. preferred as we will be opening an in-house veterinary clinic. 1-3 years of experience in a vet clinic or shelter preferred. This is a physical position requiring you to bend, stoop and lift up to 40 lbs. You must be able to work as a team with other staff/volunteers in a fast-paced, sometimes hectic environment and have a strong commitment to animal welfare. Positive attitude and strong work ethic a MUST.
Good Mews is one of the few virtually cage-free, no-kill cat shelters in the State of Georgia. Since 1988, Good Mews has placed approximately 5,000 cats in permanent homes. The shelter receives no government support, relying solely on donations of time, service and money from its supporters, the public and area businesses. Good Mews is home to approximately 100 residents at any given time, most... of whom live at the shelter; some also reside in foster care. We have an average adoption rate of approximately 5-7 cats per week.