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Veterinary Assistant or Credentialed Veterinary Technician

Glenwood Springs, Colorado 81601
United States
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Date Posted: 07/31/2023 | Last Updated: 07/31/2023
Veterinary Technician - Large Animal
Positions Available:
Full Time
Annual Salary Range:
$45,000 - $49,999
Minimum Education Level:
High School
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Any Breed
Languages Required:
Any Language
Drivers license required?
Commercial drivers license required?
Own car required?
Pets allowed?
Non-smoker required?
Live on site?
Will pay to relocate?
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft   in
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
We are a team of board-certified equine surgeons and one board-certified equine internist. As a locally owned, small business, we take pride in knowing the specific needs of horses and owners in and around Roaring Fork Valley. Our ability to provide very personalized, hands-on care, cultivating specific treatment plans for each horse, with the horse and the owner’s best interests in mind, is what sets us apart.
Job Description
• intake for referral cases
• daily nursing and medical treatments for inpatients
• assisting doctors with outpatient and emergency cases
• performing diagnostic lab work
• and maintaining hospital functions
• management of inventory for ambulatory appointments
• assisting with examination and treatment of patients (including set-up, operation, and maintenance of diagnostic equipment)
Job Requirements
Applicants must possess a background in equine related experience. Degree in veterinary technology and VNTE certification are considered favorable, but not required. Experience in equine anesthesia is also very desirable.
Hours: 32-40/wk
Emergency on-call shifts, overnight nursing, and weekends are required on an as needed basis and are shared equally among the team.
• Paid time off, Paid sick leave
• Group health care plan
• 401K with company matching
• Uniform stipend
• Paid CE
• Stipend for association memberships
Description of Housing Provided
One bedroom on site studio apartment, pets allowed.