Pre-RVT Intern
Athens, GA 
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Posting Number G/R16929P
Working Title Pre-RVT Intern
Department VetMed-Veterinary Teaching Hos
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Employment Type Employee
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Advertised Salary Commensurate with experience.
Anticipated Start Date 05/23/2022
Posting Date 04/11/2022
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Open Until Filled Yes
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Location of Vacancy Athens Area
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Provide intermediate animal care to patients: walk, water, feed, transport, restrain, groom. Lifting up to 50 lbs. or above. Administer medication, monitor vital signs, take samples of bodily fluids, either blood or urine. Maintain clinical records via written chart recording and input of charges into VetView software database. Establish effective working relationships with senior veterinary staff and clinicians and assist senior veterinary staff with animal care.
Percentage of time 50
Individual assists with all aspects of the patient's treatment and care, has a clear knowledge of the patient's medical condition, treatment, prognosis and plan. Informs attending clinician on any change or decomposition of the patient's condition in an informed and timely manner. When appropriate, is self-motivated to use downtime to not only attend to in house but also to assist other sister units with patient care and treatment.
Percentage of time 30
Stock supplies of cleaning products and patient care equipment. Maintain clinical records. Ensure facility cleanliness with the use of mop, broom, chemical cleaning supplies to sanitize cages and the floors.
Percentage of time 20

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Type of Compensation
College Credits Earned
Tuition Assistance
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