Marion Dupont Scott Equine Medical Center, Leesburg, VA

Posted by on Feb 15 2011 | Jobs

WANT TO WORK WITH HORSES IN THE NORTHERN VIRGINIA AREA?

THE MARION DUPONT SCOTT EQUINE MEDICAL CENTER IN LEESBURG, VIRGINIA HAS SEASONAL AND YEAR ROUND OPENINGS FOR MOTIVATED, TEAM PLAYERS IN THE NURSING AND BARN CARE DEPARTMENT: 

PART TIME – VETERINARY NURSE ASSISTANT (Posting Number:  0111053 )

Overview:

  • Performs direct patient care duties and barn care duties as assigned.

 Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of: animal (equine) husbandry; ability to restrain and handle horses safely and effectively.
  • Demonstrated experience in equine grooming techniques.
  • Ability to follow oral and written directions
  • Ability to follow established protocol and procedures
  • Responsible for the cleaning, mucking, stripping and bedding of all stalls.
  • Maintains acceptable levels of cleanliness in barns, treatment areas and other related areas.

 PART TIME – VETERINARY NURSE (Posting Number:  0110108 )

 Overview:

  • Provide care for equine patients through administration of medications treatments, specimen collection, monitoring vital signs, record keeping and assisting in the preparation and performance of special and emergency procedures.
  • Maintains acceptable levels of cleanliness in barns, treatment areas & other related areas.

 Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of basic principles of equine care
  • Ability to follow oral and written directions
  • Ability to follow established protocol and procedures
  • Good oral communications skills
  • General knowledge of equine restraint and handling techniques
  • Computer basics
  • Previous equine related experience and/or veterinary assistant experience

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Contact us to find out more about employment opportunities at this world renowned, state of the art equine emergency and teaching hospital that is a campus of the Virginia Tech VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary Medicine.

Betty Tucker, Human Resource Assistant

(703)771-6841 or nctucker@vt.edu

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