Ambulatory Technician (Ocala, FL)
Employment Opportunity: Ambulatory Technician
Employer: Peak Performance Equine Services, LLC (a subsidiary of B.W. Furlong & Associates)
Employment start date: October 01, 2021
Status: Full time, permanent
Who are we?
Peak Performance Equine Services (PPES) is an ambulatory equine veterinary practice that is headquartered in Ocala, FL with satellite coverage in Middleburg, VA. PPES is a subsidiary of B.W. Furlong & Associates, an equine veterinary practice headquartered in Oldwick, NJ. Together, the two practices employ 17 veterinarians.
We pride ourselves on being progressive leaders who deliver the ultimate in veterinary care. Peak Performance focuses on high performance sport horses in the Olympic equestrian sports; the bulk of the clients are professionals in the industry. Members of our team have also supported US and Canadian Olympic, Paralympic, World Championship, and Pan American competitors for generations.
Where are we?
Our office is located in Ocala, FL, at the beautiful GoldMark Farm, just minutes away from the new World Equestrian Center, HITS, and several training venues. Ocala is known as the Horse Capital of the World, thanks to a beautiful, mild winter climate, rolling hills, and access to a number of National Parks. The majority of our clients are located within a 25 minute drive.
What will you be doing?
We are looking to immediately fill a role of an ambulatory technician for Peak Performance. Ambulatory Technicians assist veterinarians during farm visits in a number of ways: handling horses, setting up veterinary equipment, managing truck inventory, preparing patients for procedures, and billing. This position is well suited for someone with a background working in a show barn setting, experience assisting veterinarians, or a licensed veterinary technician. We are happy to provide training for the right person; someone who has exceptional horsemanship and organizational skills. The ideal candidate will enjoy working closely with veterinarians, learning something new every day, and will have a passion for providing world class care for our patients and clients. We ask that you are dependable, responsible, and willing to work hard.
The schedule for this position is 5 days a week, for approximately 40-45 hours a week. Flexibility is necessary in order to accommodate staffing needs. The position is full time and based year round in Ocala, FL.
Our compensation package includes: hourly compensation starting at $20/hr, health and welfare benefits include medical, dental, and vision insurance, a student loan repayment program, 401k with 3% employer contribution, profit sharing, Paid Time Off (annual and CE), Employee Assistance Program, Long Term Disability insurance, license and association membership fees, CE annual allowance with paid time off, logo wear, and discounted veterinary products and services.
Peak Performance Equine Services, LLC, provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, or service in the military. Equal employment opportunity applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leave of absence, compensation, and training.
Please submit your cover letter and resume via email to Kim Reitmeyer, Human Resources & Administrative Manager, at email@example.com.
At B.W. Furlong & Associates, we are progressive leaders delivering the ultimate in veterinary care to our equine patients and clients in both the hospital and ambulatory setting. We have several associated practices offering exemplary care and services in New Jersey, Florida, and Virginia