Employment Opportunity: Ambulatory Technician (full time, seasonal & permanent) (FILLED)

Employment Opportunity: Ambulatory Technician
Employer: Brendan W. Furlong, MVB, Equine Veterinarian, PA
Employment start date: May 1, 2018, in Oldwick, NJ
Employment Status: Full time, permanent & seasonal

B.W. Furlong & Associates is an equine veterinary practice headquartered in Oldwick, NJ. The practice employs 15 veterinarians that practice in the Northeast, as well as 3 that practice in Florida and Virginia under the name Peak Performance Equine Services. It is an extremely fast-paced and busy practice, serving and caring for some of the most prestigious clientele in the country. The main practice consists of a full service ambulatory division, as well as a 4 acre facility that houses a full service 12 stall hospital, stallion collection station, lab, and advanced imaging capabilities. It also has separate properties that include a standing MRI and a rehabilitation center. Employees of the company are all expected to demonstrate the core beliefs.

Responsibilities

  • Assist ambulatory doctors with ambulatory and hospital caseload, including, but not limited to, reproduction, dental, general care, and lameness. This would including handling & restraining horses, including mares and foals, jogging horses, preparing & using diagnostic imaging equipment, etc.
  • Stock and manage ambulatory inventory & equipment
  • Manage daily schedule and appointments, including scheduling follow-ups and phone calls
  • Operate ImproMed Equine software to track and maintain up-to-date client history, reports, appointments, and invoices
  • Run in-house labs or prepare IDEXX samples to go out
  • Communicate effectively with clients
  • Additional responsibilities as needed

Qualifications

  • Excellent horse-horse handling skills are mandatory, including handling of sedated horses, handling and restraining mares and foals, and ability to jog horses in hand
  • An outstanding team attitude, work ethic, and desire to learn
  • Education or work background in equine medicine & care
  • Good time management and multitasking skills
  • Technologically proficient
  • Excellent handling emergency situations
  • Capable of heavy lifting, including hay bales, feed bags, and muck buckets

Hours are Monday – Friday, ~ 8a-5p, with occasional overtime required. Seasonal position is offered through ~ August 30, 2018, second position is year round. Benefits include attractive hourly pay commensurate with experience and discounted veterinary services and products.

Please submit your resume & cover letter via email to Adam Furlong, Project Manager, at hiring@bwfurlong.com

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