Locum Veterinary Technician

Veterinary Technician Marietta, Georgia Woodstock, Georgia


Position at Thrive Pet Healthcare

Full-Time Experienced Veterinary Assistant / Technician- Thrive Pet Healthcare
Marietta, GA

We're a talented team of passionate people coming together to provide outstanding vet care. Thrive Pet Healthcare brings quality veterinary care at an unprecedented value to all pets. As a growing national brand, Thrive Pet Healthcare supports its veterinarians with a more efficient business operation, a higher staff-to-doctor ratio, and a friendly and organized team that’s second to none. We even have a call center to handle incoming inquiries. The net result is more time for our clinical teams to focus on their true passion: caring for animals. Our care caseload provides the perfect combination of challenge and diversity, with medical care that includes diagnostics, dentistry, radiology, and surgery. Our veterinarian teams are often comprised of experienced and recently graduated doctors, which encourages mentorship and learning. We promote a clinic environment centered on a true team approach, where we succeed at a high level together.


  • Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Parental leave
  • Paid Purrental Leave (when you adopt a new pet)
  • Short- & Long-Term Disability
  • Scholarships to Penn Foster Veterinary Technology program
  • Supplemental Benefits
  • Health Savings Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Annual Performance Reviews
  • Referral Bonuses
  • MAP Bonus program for continuous employment for 3 years, 5 years, and 10 years!
  • Holiday pay
  • Paid Time Off
  • CE Paid Time Off
  • Generous Pet discounts (up to 5 pets0
  • Uniforms provided, and much more! 


Veterinary Assistant Responsibilities: 

  • Perform venipuncture, IV-catheter, and injection administration
  • Set up, position, and take digital radiographs
  • Collect, set up, and interpret in-house laboratory and cytology tests
  • Monitor anesthesia and assist in surgical procedures
  • Performing dental prophylaxis
  • Educate clients on preventive care
  • Properly and safely restrain patients, reliably and with compassion to prepare for procedures performed by technicians and/or doctors.

Veterinary Assistant Qualifications: 

  • 2 or more years of direct patient care experience
  • Team player and willing to cross train in all areas of a general practice
  • Self-driven accountability for learning
  • Positive attitude
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Self-starter
  • Weekend availability

Veterinary Assistant Benefits: 

  • 4-day work week
  • Competitive pay
  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance packages
  • 401K Match
  • 80 Hours PTO per year
  • Pet discounts for up to five of your own pets at both THRIVE and any Pathway location
  • Continuing Education allowance for licensed technicians
  • Access to free continuing education and other learning opportunities
  • Eight major holidays off
  • Embroidered scrubs
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Helping local rescues find a forever home with GetYourPet.org

Apply today!