Foaling season is in full swing at Rhinebeck Equine and we are currently looking to hire an extra LVT in our hospital Friday, Saturday and Sunday(overnight) from 7p-7a.
Patient & Hospital Responsibilities include:
*Providing treatments for hospitalized patients, including, but not limited to, preparing and administering medications, performing physical exams, running fluids, and assisting with diagnostics.
*Care for patients, including, but not limited to, grooming, feeding, mucking out, cleaning feed & water buckets, and turning out
*Recording treatments and observations in medical records and reporting any abnormalities to the intern veterinarian on the case
*Cleaning stalls including isolation
*Disinfect & sweep aisleway
* Run in-house labs
*Assist with after-hours emergency admissions
Additional responsibilities as needed
Skills and Qualifications include:
*An outstanding team attitude and strong work ethic
*Positive customer service attitude
*All applicants MUST have Excellent horse-horse handling skills (including handling of fractious horses) so please be sure to list your hands on horse experience on your resume
*Veterinary technician license (LVT) is a MUST. Will consider someone who is LVT eligible
*Good time management and multitasking skills
*Ability to work independently
*Capable of handling patient emergency situations
**This job is physically demanding and requires candidates that are able to frequently lift over 50 to 75 pounds and stand for long periods of time.
This is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to expand their knowledge on equine medicine
Please email resume to Kirsten@rhinebeckequine.com