Employment Opportunity: Imaging Assistant for Equine MRI of Wellington, LLC
Employer: B.W. Furlong & Associates
Employment start date: Immediate (August 2020)
Employment type: Part-Time (hours vary based on the season)
Equine MRI of Wellington, LLC, d/b/a Advanced Equine Imaging of Wellington, is an equine imaging referral center located in Loxahatchee, Florida. During the winter months it becomes one of the busiest standing MRI centers in the country, as horses and vets from all over North America travel to the Winter Equestrian Festival.
The imaging center is looking for an individual to assist with handling and preparing horses for the standing MRI. Candidate must have a demonstrated history of handling and jogging horses of all types, including maneuvering sedated horses. Must be able to stand for several hours maintaining the horse’s position while being attentive to changes in the patient’s disposition. Candidate must also demonstrate common sense and quick thinking which may be required in an emergency situation.
Hours vary based on patient caseload and are highly seasonal. Candidate must be able to work different hours per day or week as needed. Business hours are 7:30am to 5:30pm, Monday through Friday. There is no guarantee of hours. Position is part time, non-exempt (eligible for overtime for working over 40 hours in a work week). Peak season is December – March when hours will likely exceed 40/week. Compensation is $12-$14/hr based on experience. Employee will also receive discounted veterinary services and products.
Equine MRI of Wellington, LLC, is owned and operated by B.W. Furlong & Associates, an equine veterinary practice headquartered in Oldwick, NJ. The practice employs 17 veterinarians; several of which relocate to Florida in the winter season. It is an extremely fast-paced and busy practice, serving and caring for some of the most prestigious clientele in the country. Employees of the company are all expected to demonstrate the core beliefs.
Brendan W. Furlong M.V.B., 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.
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