PetVet Care Centers

Veterinary Technician for Johns Creek GA

Job Locations US-GA-Johns Creek
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Opportunity for a Veterinary Technician


Experienced technician needed for a progressive small animal practice in Johns Creek, Georgia.

We are a facility providing services in wellness care, internal medicine, surgery, radiology and dentistry.

Applicants must be proficient in catheter placement, running in-house labs, taking radiographs, animal restraint, positive work attitude and nursing care for hospitalized animals.

Applicants must also have strong communication skills and Cornerstone proficient is a plus with computer software.

We are a well established three doctor hospital. Our team is looking for an enthusiastic individual who is a team player, has a strong work ethic, is professional, and is courteous.

We are open 6 days a week, Monday - Friday 7:30am - 7:00pm and Saturday 8:00am - 2:00pm. Candidates need to be able to work some Saturdays.

Education for our clients and staff is a priority. We offer competitive pay and a supportive work environment. Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K available. Resumes can also be faxed to (770)623-8756



A Veterinary Technician is the foundation of a solid clinical medical practice and the primary support of our doctors.  The duties of a technician require practical knowledge of hospital procedures, policies and services; client and patient treatment protocols; hospital computer systems; and the standard procedures, records, and terminology used in a veterinary hospital. They assist in pet restraint, lab work, procedures, surgery, nursing care, and triage/discharge of patients.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform TPR (temperature, pulse and respiration) assessments, treatments, and administer medication as directed by the veterinarian
  • Prep and assist in diagnostic, medical, and surgical procedures
  • Triage patients and gather brief medical histories
  • Perform laboratory tests and take radiographs
  • Operate and maintain hospital equipment, i.e., EKG, fluid pump, syringe pump, scales, syringe pump, anesthetic monitors and machines
  • Anesthetize animals and monitor anesthesia under the direction and supervision of the veterinarian
  • Communicate with clients/owners about the status of patients, as directed by the veterinarian
  • Fill prescriptions/administer medications, including proper documentation, logging, and security of controlled drugs
  • Maintain cleanliness of exam rooms (after each patient), reception areas, hospital grounds, and treatment areas, as needed
  • Clean cages, as needed
  • Do laundry
  • Communicate patient status with oncoming staff and veterinarians, and update records and financial information, as needed, in the computer
  • Display confidence and reassurance when dealing with pets experiencing severe stress, illness, and/or pain
  • Communicate and approach job duties in a mature manner
  • Foster teamwork approach and work well with all levels of hospital team members
  • Participate in on-call schedule as assigned
  • Participate in all staff and technician/assistant mandatory staff meetings
  • Answer phones and perform other reception duties as needed by the hospital
  • Proactive role in developing new skills and furthering knowledge base by attending CE.
  • Demonstrate flexibility to float to other departments in times of need
  • Support the team in welcoming new employees and assist in the training process when needed


  • Clinical laboratory procedures
  • Medication calculations and administration
  • Venipuncture
  • Intubation
  • Catheter placement
  • Animal restraint
  • Vital sign monitoring
  • Client communications
  • Radiographic technique and anesthesiology




Current Veterinary Technician Registration or Certification or Appropriate equivalent work experience



Graduate of an accredited veterinary technology program (preferred)

High School diploma or equivalent


Work Experience

One or more years’ experience in veterinary environment, including intern assignments


Physical and Other Requirements

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds (work requires lifting, carrying, and restraining animals – with assistance from other staff members for animals weighing over 50 pounds)

Ability to walk or stand for 10 to 12 hours (or longer shifts, as needed); frequently working in a bent position

Ability to handle stressful situations

Ability to complete assigned tasks, even if extended work hours are required in order to do so

How to Apply

For immediate consideration, please apply for this position at or email your CV to Sera Cullen. If you have any questions please contact Sera at 203-502-7438.  


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