We are a four-Doctor veterinary practice looking to add an Experienced Veterinary Technician to our team. The ideal candidate must have reliable transportation, be timely/early to shifts, be able to work Saturdays (8:45am - 1pm), have excellent client communication skills, be willing to help out in other areas of the clinic, have a positive attitude and outlook, possesses great team skills and have a love for animals.
Established in 1992, Treehouse Animal Clinic aims to provide owners with sound, honest choices for their pets and to provide our patients with excellent and compassionate medical care. We strive to give our customers the best personalized service possible and to create a friendly, professional work environment for our awesome staff.
Position Overview (must have experience with, but not limited to):
Able to work independently and as part of a team
Can assist the veterinarian in medical, surgical and dental procedures; prepares patients for surgery; administers anesthesia; monitors patients during surgery and recovery; administers fluids
Give SQ, IM and IV injections
Can effectively restrain pets, even when large or difficult
Can handle client’s medical questions with confidence and direct to veterinarians when appropriate
Can explain necessary follow up and home care instructions
Understands usage, dosage, and common side-effects for commonly used prescription drugs and can readily explain them to the clients
Can perform clinical laboratory procedures such as fecal flotation exams, heart worm checks, skin scrapings, urinalysis, and fungal cultures; draws blood for laboratory analysis; maintains file of lab test results and ensures that test results are recorded in patient records
Can place IV catheters and properly care for them. Understands the use and care of IV pumps as well
Can prepare a patient and the machine for an ultrasound procedure
Can admit patients following hospital policy and doctors written orders
Can discharge patients based on the veterinarian’s orders, ensuring that patients are well groomed and in a medically appropriate state
Can effectively position for and take radiographs
About Treehouse Animal Clinic
Our goal at Treehouse Animal Clinic is to provide owners with sound, honest choices for their pets and to provide our patients with excellent and compassionate medical care. We strive to give our customers the best, personalized service possible, and to create a friendly, professional work environment for our awesome staff. Treehouse Animal Clinic is a full-service veterinary facility, offering medical, surgical, and boarding services.
Established in 1992, we now have four veterinarians who perform surgery Monday through Friday and see appointments and walk-ins Monday through Saturday. Please take a look at the “Our Team” link to meet our doctors and staff. We see primarily dogs and cats, but can treat rabbits, ferrets, and other “pocket pets.”
We proudly serve Buckhead, Westside and Vinings.