Employment

Seasonal Veterinary Technician:  

Rhinebeck Equine is growing!  We are now hiring for a seasonal, full time Licensed Veterinary Technician, a Technician enrolled in an accredited AVMA Veterinary Technician program, or a Veterinary student to work in our hospital. This position starts in Jan and runs until July and potentially into Aug based on the caseload. Flexible schedule preferred availability for some nights and weekends is required. 

Would you like to combine your love of horses with a busy and hands-on job opportunity?  Are you looking for a supportive, professional environment in which to grow your career? Do you want to make a difference in the health of horses?

If so, read on!

Rhinebeck Equine offers an exciting, fast-paced, and client-centered work environment, complete with a great group of people who are supportive, helpful and goal-oriented.  We offer a competitive wage, excellent benefits package, and continuing education opportunities. 

As an LVT/VT, you will be responsible for providing treatments, preparing and administering medications, performing physical exams, passing nasogastric tubes, placing catheters, running fluids, and assisting with diagnostics to our hospitalized patients. As well,  you will assist with surgery and nuclear scintigraphy, You will also be responsible for recording treatments and observations in medical records and reporting any abnormalities to the intern veterinarian on the case. You will also assist in the general care and cleaning of our equine patients and their surroundings. 

Excellent customer service skills, computer skills, and horse knowledge are vital to this role. Your horse handling skills will play a part in the hiring decision.  Please highlight your experience in these areas in your resume and cover letter, along with your anticipated wage. Please note that resume submissions without an accompanying cover letter satisfying the criteria above will not be considered.  

Rhinebeck Equine is the largest equine referral hospital in the Hudson Valley with  board certified specialists in surgery (2), internal medicine, theriogenology and ophthalmology. We also have a large field service team servicing horses on the farm in the region. Our focus at Rhinebeck Equine is outstanding patient and client care, and also making sure we provide an outstanding work environment. What makes our hospital work so well is the teamwork and support each of our co-workers give to  each other. 

If you are interested in joining our dynamic and innovative team, or you have any questions related to the position or requirements, please forward your resume and cover letter to [email protected].  

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further screening will be contacted.



Pharmacy Assistant: 

Rhinebeck Equine offers an exciting, fast-paced, and client-centered work environment, complete with a great group of people who are supportive, helpful and goal-oriented. We offer a competitive wage, excellent benefits package, and continuing education opportunities.Some of your responsibilities will include preparing and dispensing medications, communicating with clients and doctors, filling hospital requests, receiving and distributing deliveries, working closely with our Pharmacy Manager to ensure daily tasks are completed, transfer requests, and periodic inventory counts. Computer, math, communication, and customer service skills are key. This is a full-time position Mon - Fri from 10 am - 6 pm.

Rhinebeck Equine is the largest equine referral hospital in the Hudson Valley with board-certified specialists in surgery (2), internal medicine, theriogenology, and ophthalmology. We also have a large field service team servicing horses on farms in the region. Our focus at Rhinebeck Equine is outstanding patient and client care and also making sure we provide an outstanding work environment. What makes our hospital work so well is the teamwork and support each of our co-workers give to each other.

If you are interested in joining our dynamic and innovative team, or you have any questions related to the position or requirements, please forward your resume and cover letter.We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further screening will be contacted.




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Office Hours

Ambulatory and hospital emergency service is provided 24 hours a day.

Rhinebeck Equine

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Dr. Sotela is fantastic and has always been incredibly kind and patient with my mare, Mira. In May, Mira had to have surgery at the clinic for a soft tissue sequestrum. Dr Gus and the staff were wonderful to deal with."
    Danielle Meenan Heaney
  • "We love Rhinebeck Equine and their vets and staff. They've been our equine vets for about 30 years and we love working with them."
    Thorunn Kristjansdottir
  • "Amazing facility with awesome staff. My friend had a horse who needed surgery and they were awesome the entire time. We hung out in their waiting room. Staff was friendly and talkative, and let us play with their dog. Dr. Gus is a great surgeon!"
    Hanna Gavel