The Athens Area Humane Society is a dynamic, growing animal welfare organization that provides services to reduce homeless and unwanted pet populations, primarily through high quality, high volume spay/neuter programs and healthy pet adoptions.
We are seeking a licensed veterinarian technician to work in our high quality, high volume spay/neuter clinic in the Athens GA area. Applicants must have a passion for animal welfare, enjoy serving the underserved and thrive in a fast paced environment.
Our spay/neuter licensed veterinary technicians are responsible for the comfort and safety of all surgical patients in their care at the Athens Area Humane Society, and for supporting our high-volume spay/neuter surgery team in accordance with our high quality standards and SOPs. ?Our technicians are responsible for sharing medical information with staff, clients and students with compassion and empathy and for promoting the Athens Area Humane Society and our mission within the wider community.
Our ideal licensed veterinary technician has a deep, personal passion for our mission, is committed to serving the people and pets of Georgia, and is an outstanding communicator.??Is It You??There’s a chance 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 life (or 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
Associates or Bachelor’s degree in veterinary technology required, and candidate must hold a current license to practice veterinary technology in GA.
One year experience preferred. We are willing to train a licensed veterinary technician candidate with high mission and skill fit in high volume spay/neuter surgery support.
This position also requires excellent communication and organization skills, an interest in teaching, an ability to multitask, strong technical skills, willingness to learn, and a positive attitude.
Additional Salary Information: Salary 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.