Planned PEThood is seeking employees who share our passion for helping animals.

Please direct all inquiries to jobs@pethoodga.org

Veterinary Assistant (full-time, part-time, relief)

Seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant (1yr+) to work at our Duluth Spay/Neuter clinic and/or at the Gwinnett County Animal Welfare building in Lawrenceville. Planned PEThood of GA manages the veterinary services contract for the Gwinnett County Animal Shelter.

This position assists with pre-surgical exams, administers oral medications and injections, IV catheter placement, set up and maintenance of IV fluids lines and pumps, specimen collection, post-operative discharges, animal restraint, and blood collection, among other job specific tasks.

Must effectively be able to read, speak, and write legibly in English. Must have basic computer literacy skills and be able to handle multiple unrelated tasks simultaneously while working in a busy environment. Must be customer service oriented and friendly, and able to lift up to 40 pounds and work on feet all day.

Email anavarre@pethoodga.org with resume.