Rhinebeck, New York
Location: Rhinebeck, New York
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: 2 Year Degree
Salary: $23-29.00 p/h
Rhinebeck Equine is the largest equine referral hospital in the Hudson Valley with board-certified specialists in surgery, internal medicine, theriogenology and ophthalmology. We have a large field service team servicing horses on farms throughout the region. Our focus at Rhinebeck Equine is outstanding patient and client care while making sure we provide an outstanding work environment. What makes our hospital work so well is the teamwork and supportive culture.
Rhinebeck Equine offers an exciting, fast-paced, and professional work environment, complete with a great group of people who are supportive, helpful, and goal-oriented. We offer a competitive wage, an excellent benefits package, and continuing education opportunities.As an LVT you will be responsible for providing treatments, preparing, and administering medications, performing physical exams, passing nasogastric tubes, placing catheters, running fluids, and assisting with diagnostics to our hospitalized patients. As well, you will assist with surgery and nuclear scintigraphy. You will also be responsible for recording treatments and observations in medical records and reporting any abnormalities to the veterinarian on the case. You will also assist in the general care and cleaning of our equine patients and their surroundings. We are team players, so you will have opportunities to work and learn in related departments.
Excellent customer service skills, computer skills, and equine medical knowledge are vital to this role. Your horse handling skills are key for successful candidates. Current Veterinary Technician Licensure is a must for this position. This is a full-time, permanent position with competitive compensation and full, top-tier benefits. A flexible schedule is required.