Veterinary Technician

Job Description

Job Description

The responsibilities and duties of this job require a flexible and multi-talented person who will allow our doctors to develop your talents. Experience handling horses on the ground is a plus. The job includes assisting the veterinarians on farm calls and with in- hospital medical exams, lameness exams, new foal exams, broodmare exams, joint injections, taking radiographs, performing ultrasonography, giving IV fluids, installing IV catheters, keeping drug carts stocked, keeping ambulatory vehicles stocked and clean, filing lab results in the patient’s record, assisting in surgery, assisting/running anesthesia (depending on experience), keeping the pharmacy, surgery suites, induction recovery rooms, breeding lab, xray room , etc clean and orderly, answering phones and/or calling clients. The job will also include some after hours work with the DVM’s depending on the patient caseload. There is another technician with which to rotate those duties. We work very hard to make every day an 8am to 5pm day if at all possible. We hit the ground running at 8am so that we have time to give all of our clients and patients quality service and care and still take care of our staff. A good attitude is a must. We have Doctors and staff that are excellent to work with. Our facility has been described by clients and extremely clean and beautiful. This is a great job for someone who thinks long term, loves horses and people, is detailed oriented, and is service oriented. Our website is You may feel free to call Dr. Fisch at 850-510-9650 with any questions. If he does not answer, please leave a voicemail and he will return your call within 24 hours. We also encourage you to speak to 2 of our current technicians regarding their thoughts and how they have learned from and enjoyed this job. This is an excellent opportunity for someone wanting / needing experience for vet school and / or a long term career. Salary and benefits, including relocation package, are negotiable and will be discussed during the phone or live interview.

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Vet Nurse / Technician
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Tallahassee, Florida, United States

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AVS Equine Medical and Surgical Hospital