Equine Vet Tech - Park Equine Hospital
Date Added: 11/28/2016
Posted By: Kentucky Equestrian
Web Link: http://www.indeed.com/cmp/Park-Equine-Hospital-at-Woodford/jobs/Equine-Veterinary-Technician-5e3221c187f200e1?q=horse
Equine Veterinary Technician
Park Equine Hospital at Woodford - Versailles, KY
Park Equine Hospital at Woodford is seeking qualified candidates for the position of veterinary technician. This job will include monitoring and managing hospitalized patients, administering medications, physical exams, grooming, cleaning stalls, keeping the hospital clean, foal watch, monitoring critical patients and helping with emergencies.
Assisting doctors and working with other staff members in the hospital and exam rooms.
Being very observant of our patients’ comfort and needs and alerting doctors of any problems.
Performing intensive care procedures for critical equine patients.
Medicating patients, assisting with lameness exams, monitoring critical patients, preparing medications, stocking supplies, and other essential duties.
Following established protocol and procedures
Admitting and discharging patients
Team-oriented, self-motivated and positive individual with strong work ethics.
Excellent horse-handling, communication, customer service, and organizational skills
Ability to efficiently multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and carry for short distances.
Experience in horse and foal restraint is preferred.
Equine veterinary practice experience is preferred.
Please submit cover letter, resume and references
Job Type: Full-time