Equine Veterinary Technician

£22,000 per annum in Henley-In-Arden

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Equine Veterinary Technician

• Henley-in-Arden • Permanent • Full time • £20-22,000 DOE

An exciting new opportunity to join this fantastic growing company

Job Description:
Arden Personnel are currently recruiting for an Equine Veterinary Technician to join a growing business based in Henley-In-Arden.

You will report to the Directors of the Company and be responsible for;

• Assisting the Veterinarians with the horses within their care during clinical procedures, vaccinations, lameness workups, and theatre duties.

• Assisting with radiography procedure, ensuring all safety procedures are adhered to.

• Maintaining clinical records, keeping them up to date.

• Performing laboratory duties such as Faecal Egg Counts, Haematology, and Biochemistry.

• Ensuring all samples are stored at the correct temperature and posted correctly.

• Maintaining stock levels on a weekly basis and ensuring an efficient stock rotation is in operation.

• Ensuring that all controlled drugs are stored in a secure lockable and immovable receptacle, and monitor the dispensary and fridge temperatures on a daily basis.

• Carrying out general cleaning duties throughout the dispensary and clinical areas.

• Carrying out telephone and general Reception duties as required, including assisting the Veterinary surgeons with diary management and visits.

The Successful Applicant:
To be considered for our Equine Veterinary Technician  you will need to have;

• It is essential you have confidence and experience in handling all horses.

• Knowledge of medications/ pharmaceuticals terminology would be useful.

• Have great organisational skills.

• Good IT skills.

• Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

• Flexible and supportive.

• You must be a driver due to the offices based in a rural location.

• You will be required to undertake relevant induction training on commencement.

What’s on Offer?
As an Equine Veterinary Technician you will receive;

• A salary of £20-22,000 per annum

• Working hours: Monday to Friday 8.00 am – 5.00 pm

• Alternate on-call evenings required Monday – Friday to work with the vets

• 1:4 rota whereby you would be required to work on a Saturday and Sundays

• Free parking

• Discounted vet treatment

• The opportunity to join a growing business with good progression opportunities

Apply for this role:
To apply for our Equine Veterinary Technician role please click the apply button. Job reference LF-1779. If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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