Equine hospital in central Virginia is seeking an experienced technician to join 7 doctor 3 technician team. Responsibilities include patient care, administering and monitoring anesthesia for surgery, as well as processing lab samples for hematology and microbiology. The position will require some on call coverage and after-hours support. Candidate must be a capable horseperson, a good communicator and team-oriented. Benefits include health insurance, 401k, and vacation. Salary commensurate with experience.
Candidate must be able to obtain a Virginia license for a veterinary technician if not already licensed
Candidate must be able to relocate to within 30 minutes of the hospital for on call responsibilities
Additional Salary Information: Practice pays an emergency fee for any cases that come in after hours. Practice pays a fee for every day or night that the technician is on call.
About Blue Ridge Equine Clinic
Established in 1979, Blue Ridge Equine Clinic is a full service equine veterinary clinic serving Central Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley. The main office and hospital are located in Albemarle County between Free Union and Earlysville with a second location in Staunton, just 28 miles from the Virginia Horse Center. Our ambulatory veterinarians serve Albemarle and its surrounding counties, as well as the Shenandoah Valley and beyond. Blue Ridge Equine Clinic clientele come from all over the Mid-Atlantic region and range from cherished pets to top performance horses in all disciplines
For over 40 years our team of experienced veterinarians has made Blue Ridge Equine Clinic the obvious choice for discerning horse owners in Virginia and beyond. Whether the need is for surgery, diagnostic imaging, a challenging lameness work up, or simply prompt and thorough care for your everyday needs, your horse’s wellness will be our top priority. Blue Ridge Equine Clinic combines experience and compassion with cutting edge technology to provide you and your horse state of the art service with a personal touch. We have boarded specialists in surgery, sports medicine and rehabilitation, and inte...rnal medicine and six ambulatory doctors make up our veterinary team at Blue Ridge Equine Clinic. Our services cover everything from routine equine health care to many types of equine surgery, lameness diagnosis and treatment. Equipment includes MRI , bone scan, digital radiography, digital ultrasound videoendoscopy, diode laser, onsite lab, arthroscopy, laparoscopy and more.