Employment Opportunity: Emergency Associate (After-Hours Only)

Employment Opportunity: Emergency Associate
Employer: Brendan W. Furlong, MVB, Equine Veterinarian, PA
Employment start date: July 1, 2020
Employment Status: Permanent

B.W. Furlong & Associates is an equine veterinary practice headquartered in Oldwick, NJ. The practice employs 17 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. During the winter months, members of the practice transition to Wellington, FL to cover the Winter Equestrian Festival. Employees of the company are all expected to demonstrate the core beliefs.

Responsibilities and Qualifications
B.W. Furlong & Associates is looking to fill an associate role with a specific focus on providing emergency coverage for the practice. The associate will exclusively take emergency appointments outside of normal business hours (weekends and weeknights); scheduling can be flexible based on the candidate’s needs. Caseload will be varied, from Coggins and health certificates to lameness evaluations, wound management, and colic workups. While this position will be primarily considered as an ambulatory role, the associate will periodically be responsible for admitting emergency cases into the hospital. The associate will be an integral part of the veterinary team, communicating with the entire ambulatory team and the internal medicine specialist and surgeon.

The practice is looking for a self-motivated individual who has completed an internship or been in practice for 1-2 years while covering a similar caseload. This position is ideal for a veterinarian looking to gain further experience working with a close-knit team that provides specialization in a number of different fields, or for someone looking for a part time role that allows balance with other areas of life. The ideal candidate must have exceptional interpersonal and organizational skills, a positive attitude, and a commitment to providing world class care for our patients. The candidate should be proficient in basic diagnostic workup of lameness or illness, radiography, and traditional emergency services. Candidate will be required to obtain a New Jersey license.

Benefits & Application
Benefits include competitive salary commensurate with experience, bonuses for emergency services, 401K/profit sharing, health insurance, and discounted veterinary services and products. A stocked ambulatory vehicle (with vet box) and cell phone are both provided. Please 

Brendan W. Furlong, MVB, Equine Veterinarian, P.A, d/b/a B.W. Furlong & Associates, provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, or service in the military. Equal employment opportunity applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leave of absence, compensation, and training.

Please submit your cover letter and resume via email to Kim Reitmeyer, Human Resources & Administrative Manager, at hiring@bwfurlong.com

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