Kentucky Equine Hospital is looking for a few hardworking and dedicated night techs to join our team. We are an equine surgical facility located in Simpsonville, Ky. KEH takes pride in being able to provide excellent care for its patients 24hrs a day. The overnight position will work three to five nights a week. Hours and schedule can be discussed.
Job Responsibilities are as follows:
Provide treatments for hospital cases, including, but not limited to, preparing and administering oral and IV medications, performing physical exams, running fluids, and assisting with diagnostics.
The night tech will assist veterinarians with any emergency procedures and help with after-hour emergency admissions.
General patient care, such as feeding & grooming.
Record patient treatments and observations in medical records.
Effective communication with veterinarians regarding patient status is extremely important.
Other duties will include: Proper use of the autoclave to sterilize surgical packs will also be required. Properly perform and document in-house labs as necessary. Nightly cleaning and stocking of treatment room and nurse’s station. Additional responsibilities as needed. Horse experience is required.
Benefits include: Health insurance, paid time off, and paid CE to maintain licensure.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $15.00 per hour
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision insurance
- 12 hour shift
- 8 hour shift
- Night shift
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Louisville, KY: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
- High school or equivalent (Preferred)
- Equine: 3 years (Required)
- Veterinary Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
Work Location: In person