Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Acworth, GA

Perform general tasks needed for animal care. Veterinary assistants work under the guidance of veterinarians and technicians to clean kennels and examination rooms as well as provide direct animal care through feeding, bathing, and exercising. They may aid in blood, urine, and tissue sample collections, as well as administer medication and/or vaccinations ordered by the veterinarian.

Veterinary assistants also support veterinarians during surgical procedures by sterilizing instruments and passing tools when asked. Therefore, they should be comfortable with the sight of blood and other bodily fluids. After surgery, they monitor animals’ condition and behavior for signs of improvement or complications.

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PetVet Care Centers - Smyrna, GA (16 miles from Acworth, GA)
Responsibilities Position Overview: The veterinary assistant provides support to the veterinarians and technicians in their daily tasks by cleaning and maintaining equipment, feeding, exercising and...
moments ago
PETCO - Roswell, GA (18 miles from Acworth, GA)
C ome work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! Our vision at Petco is Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World. Were...
3 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Canton, GA (18 miles from Acworth, GA)
Job Description The veterinary assistant is the entire team's primary support....
9 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Marietta, GA (10 miles from Acworth, GA)
This position is a working supervisory position which is responsible for the leadership and the supervision of our staff of approximately 6 Veterinary Assistants....
25 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Sandy Springs, GA (18 miles from Acworth, GA)
The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient carewith the expertise and technical know-how to make them happen. In this position...
28 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Marietta, GA (10 miles from Acworth, GA)
Whether you are a seasoned veterinary assistant or a veterinary technician in training, we want you to use the knowledge that youve invested your time and talent in....
28 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Roswell, GA (18 miles from Acworth, GA)
We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team....
28 days ago
Hickory Flat Animal Hospital - Canton, GA (18 miles from Acworth, GA)
We are searching for a part time veterinary assistant or technician to join our team 2 days a week and every other Saturday....
45+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Marietta, GA (10 miles from Acworth, GA)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
45+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Austell, GA (14 miles from Acworth, GA)
Provide Client Education regarding preventive care, Optimum Wellness Plans, and basic status of hospitalized pets. Serve as support to the Client Services Coordinator staff on an as-needed basis....
90+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Austell, GA (14 miles from Acworth, GA)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
90+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Acworth, GA
Provide Client Education regarding preventive care, Optimum Wellness Plans, and basic status of hospitalized pets. Serve as support to the Client Services Coordinator staff on an as-needed basis....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Acworth, GA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Assistant jobs in Acworth, GA as reported by the BLS.

$27,330

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Assistants in Acworth, GA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.1%)
  • Some College (3.6%)
  • Master's Degree (3.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.5%)
  • Some High School (2.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Assistants in Acworth, GA
  • Less than 1 year (46.2%)
  • None (39.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.2%)
  • 2-4 years (1.6%)

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