Tired of the Cold? Love the Sun?
Do you love to be organized and efficient?
Southwest Equine Hospital in beautiful Arizona may be the place for you!
Certified Veterinary Technician / Assistant and/or Practice Manager
Southwest Equine Hospital is a well-established (30+ years) 100% equine practice with 5 veterinarians and 5 support staff (veterinary assistants and office staff). We are in search of an equine CVT / VA or other individual with an interest in hospital management. Full-Time preferred, but Part-Time position is available for the right individual. SWEH is a no-drama hospital with open communication and collegiality among all staff members, clients and referring veterinarians.
Duties of the successful applicant primarily include supervising care of hospitalized / intensive care patients, supervising and training veterinary support staff, and assisting the hospital owner-veterinarian with managerial duties such as staff scheduling, inventory management, OSHA compliance, promoting client communication and education, social media / marketing. Experience with equine gas anesthesia is preferred but not required.
Southwest Equine Hospital is an emergency / referral hospital that provides ambulatory services. SWEH is fully equipped with modern technology. Our practice management software (HVMS) is excellent and very efficient for ICU patient monitoring, medical records/invoicing and inventory management. The facility has two spacious exam rooms, large OR with padded recovery stall, an 8 stall barn with video ICU monitoring, mare motel, large paddock turnouts and an arena for soundness exams. Equipment includes 3 ambulatory vehicles, 2 wireless DR units, 3 portable ultrasounds, shockwave, therapeutic and surgical lasers, video endoscopy (1m, 2.5m), gas anesthesia, fully-equipped OR/scrub room, gas sterilizer, large autoclave, and complete in-house laboratory (Idexx).
With >300 sunny days per year and recreation at our doorstep, Scottsdale and the Phoenix-Metro area is a wonderful place to live, work, play and raise a family. The central location of SWEH allows easy access to culture (30min to downtown Phoenix, 20min to Sky Harbor Airport) and recreation (10min to Hiking / Mountain Biking, 3hrs to Skiing / Snowboarding). There is a very high density horse population and world-class horse-show facilities at WestWorld (10min) for the equine enthusiast.
Interested individuals- please send CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, Attn. Dr. Ashley Alward or contact Southwest Equine Hospital at (480)998-9460. Compensation and benefits are commensurate with experience.