Briarcliff Animal Clinic is seeking an experienced vet tech for our Emergency Service! This position assists our overnight Emergency & Critical Care veterinarian with seeing patients on a walk in, triage basis, as well as caring for & managing hospitalized cases. This position will also monitor our boarding pets throughout the night, and perform receptionist duties after midnight (phones, check-in, check-out).
This great two-week set rotating schedule includes a 3-day weekend every other week and a 3 to 4 day work week. Hours are 8:45pm - 7:00am on weekdays, 4:45pm - 7:00am on Saturday night and 4:45pm - 8:00am on Sunday night.
Briarcliff Animal Clinic is in a great location near the CDC and Emory University. We pride ourselves in providing the best in veterinary medicine in surgery, as well and excellent client service. We offer a great benefits package, and we hold continuing education for our staff regularly. We are looking for candidates who are passionate about our patients, our clients, and teamwork!
This position requires:
-teamwork, and a positive, caring attitude!
-technical skills including blood draws, IV catheter placement, ability to administer medications, IV fluids and perform common lab/diagnostic tests
-ability to operate in house lab equipment and digital radiography
-proper restraint skills for dogs and cats, experience with exotics species is a plus
-able to prioritize patient care and a variety of tasks
-familiarity with emergency medicine
-customer service and receptionist skills
Additional Salary Information: Competitive hourly pay, determined by experience level and licensure
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 care, hospitalization, exotic species care..., chemotherapy, digital radiography, ultrasound, laparoscopic surgery, endoscopy, dentistry, oral surgery, dental radiography, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, laser therapy, and acupuncture. We also offer boarding, grooming, and dog training.
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.