Mountain View Animal Hospital Veterinary Technician Canton, GA · Full time

Certified Veterinary Technician

Description

Mountain View Animal Hospital is a dog and cat focused veterinary hospital located in Canton, GA in the Canton Exchange shopping center.  We are in search of an enthusiastic, friendly, reliable, motivated veterinary technician to join our team full time. This person should have a passion for patient and client care, a willingness to learn and most of all be a team player. Registered technician applicants are preferred but experienced technicians will be considered.


We are looking for an experienced veterinary technician who is proficient in the following skills: taking patient histories, client education, performing dentals, animal handling and restraint, obtaining blood samples, placing IV catheters, performing in-house lab work, digital x-ray, caring for hospitalized pets, surgical assistance, computer skills,  and client communication over the phone. Applicants must be professional and dependable, with reliable transportation.


We strive to have a positive work culture. We want our employees to feel appreciated and that their opinions matter.  We would describe it as a family culture, but we also want our employees to be able to go home and enjoy their families. 


Our hospital hours are Monday through Friday 8 AM to 5 PM and we are closed on weekends and all major holidays. We offer a competitive salary (based on experience), in addition to benefits listed below. Please check out our website to learn more about our hospital (www.mountainview.vet) and contact us with any other questions. 


Position Requirements:

  • A good attitude!
  • Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) or 5 years experience.
  • Strong communication skills and good judgment. 
  • The ability to lift heavy furry objects weighing up to 75lbs 


What the position doesn’t require:

  • On call / After hours
  • Working Weekends / Major Holidays


Position Benefits:

  • CE Allowance
  • Education Assistance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health Insurance
  • Petting Puppies


Salary

$18 - $20 per hour