Career Opportunities

Equine ICU/ER Certified Veterinary Technician

Equine Technician/Assistant

Equine Internal Medicine Technician

Barn and Maintenance Assistant

Equine ICU/ER Certified Veterinary Technician

Littleton Equine Medical Center is currently seeking an ICU/ER technician. We are a full service equine specialty referral center located in Littleton, Colorado (southwest Denver) with 18 veterinarians and 16 certified veterinary technicians on staff.  Schedule is four ten and a half hour shifts per week which include weekends and holidays. Graduation from an AVMA accredited school of veterinary technology and successful completion of the VTNE is required. Equine related experience and or training is required. The ICU/ER Technician performs daily nursing and medical treatments, assists veterinarians with emergency cases, performs diagnostic blood work, manages the ICU/Isolation facility and participates in the training of veterinary technician students, veterinary students, and veterinary assistants. Must be able to work in a team setting, as well as be able to manage time and triage independently, have excellent communication skills, and a strong work ethic. We offer competitive wages and a benefit package including health benefits, workman compensation insurance, 401K, paid CE, and a uniform stipend.

Please submit cover letter and resume to employment@littletonequine.com please enter ICU in the subject line. No phone calls please.  

Equine Technician/Assistant

Vet Tech/Assistant

Littleton Equine Medical Center is currently seeking a full time technician/assistant to work for one of our associate veterinarians. A Certified Veterinary Technician is preferred. LEqMC is a full-service equine specialty referral center located in Littleton, Colorado (southwest Denver) with 21 veterinarians and 15 certified veterinary technicians on staff. Equine related experience is a must and clinical background is preferred. The assistant will show horses in hand for lameness exams, assist veterinarian with emergency cases, prepare for routine vaccinations and de worming, set up for joint injections, properly scrubs joint injection sites, keep truck clean and stocked, and participate in the training of veterinary technician students, veterinary students, and veterinary assistants. Must be able to work in a team setting, as well as be able to manage time and triage independently, have excellent communication skills, and a strong work ethic.

Please submit cover letters a resume to Brittany Johnston at
employment@littletonequine.com
No telephone inquiries please

Equine Internal Medicine Technician

Endoscope

Littleton Equine Medical Center is currently seeking a full-time internal medicine technician to work with our internal medicine specialist. The technician will assist with all internal medicine appointments, inpatients, and emergencies. The technician will be responsible for client communications; provide treatments to hospitalized patients; perform in-house laboratory tests; and maintain equipment including endoscopes, ultrasounds, radiology equipment, and monitoring devices for critical patients. The technician will participate in the training of veterinary technician students, veterinary students, and veterinary assistants. A Certified Veterinary Technician with experience working in a busy equine hospital is preferred. Schedule is Monday through Friday. Must be able to work in a team setting, as well as be able to manage time independently and triage effectively. The technician must have excellent written and oral communication skills, and a strong work ethic. Opportunities for continuing education and career advancement are available. LEqMC is a full-service equine specialty referral center located in Littleton, Colorado (southwest Denver) with 21 veterinarians and 15 certified veterinary technicians on staff dedicated to providing exceptional equine medical care. 

Please submit cover letter and resume to Brittany Johnston at
employment@littletonequine.com
No telephone inquiries please

Barn and Maintenance Assistant

Larsh Barn

 This position is responsible for daily management of the surgical/outpatient barn and stalls. Duties include but are not limited to cleaning each patients’ stall at least twice daily, stripping empty stalls and preparing them for incoming patients, ensuring each patient has clean water at all times, feeding each patient according to veterinarian’s orders and assisting with patient monitoring. Additional duties include barn maintenance, landscaping, assisting with facility maintenance and patients as requested.

Essential Functions:
Perform daily cleaning of stalls
Feed patients daily according to doctor instructions
Water patients and ensure access to clean water at all times
Strip and prepare stalls for incoming patients
Clean contaminated stalls according to biosecurity protocol (will be trained on)
Monitoring patients and reporting any issue to veterinarian/technician
Landscape including weed eating, mowing, and watering
Assist with patients as requested
Assist maintenance with projects, upkeep, truck transportation

Qualifications:
Equine experience required
Be able to lift 50 -75 lbs.
Reliable transportation
Ability to work independently
Maintenance/construction and landscape experience a plus

Duration and Compensation:
Full time, temporary summer position. Salary range depends on experience and will be discussed.

Closing Date: Applications are being accepted at any time and interviews will be on-going until position is filled. Please email all inquiries and resumes to employment@littletonequine.com. No phone calls please.