We are seeking a Registered Veterinarian Technician for our high quality, high volume spay/neuter clinic at the Athens Area Humane Society (AAHS) near Athens GA. All candidates for this position must be Registered Veterinary Technicians and have a current license to practice veterinary technology in Georgia. Experience in a high volume spay/neuter clinic is preferred, however this opportunity is available for candidates with strong medical skills, an aptitude to become a successful support staff member, and those who demonstrate outstanding culture fit. Applicants must have a passion for animal welfare and population control in dogs and cats, enjoy serving underserved pet owners, and thrive in a fast paced environment. Our Spay/Neuter Clinic Registered Veterinary Technician is responsible for the comfort and safety of all our surgical patients, for supporting our spay/neuter surgery team in accordance with our high quality standards and SOPs, and for helping with medical cases in our shelter animals. Our ideal candidate not only has strong medical skills but has a deep, personal passion for our mission, is committed to serving the people and pets of Georgia, and is an outstanding communicator. Our Registered Veterinary Technician is responsible for educating and sharing medical information with staff, clients, students and volunteers with compassion and empathy. We pride ourselves on our professional, friendly, and motivated team and for our dedication to excellence in animal care. We proudly promote the Athens Area Humane Society and our mission within the community.
Is This You? -You may be our ideal candidate if you meet the description above, and if: Serving the underserved has always been important to you and you take action to show it, volunteering, donating, and generally “walking the walk” -You are happiest working in a team environment with others who share your passion and commitment to quality -You love a fast-paced, busy clinic, and are always looking out for the next thing that needs to be done -You don’t take yourself too seriously! In fact, you are usually the first to laugh at your own mistakes and can find the humor in almost any situation
License to practice veterinary technology in Georgia
Additional Salary Information: Based on experience
About Athens Area Humane Society
The Athens Area Humane Society is a dynamic, growing animal welfare organization that provides services to reduce the homeless and unwanted pet population, primarily through high quality, high volume spay/neuter programs and healthy pet adoptions.