Equine Surgeon - The Equine Hospital - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia | British Equine Veterinary Association
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Equine Surgeon - The Equine Hospital - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

28 Mar 2024 BEVA


About Us: The Equine Hospital is dedicated to providing advanced care for horses, with a team of experienced professionals who work together to offer the best available emergency care, diagnostic procedures, treatment, mobile unit services, and hospitalization. Our team includes an experienced surgeon, a board-certified Internist, experienced Hospital Veterinarians, and dedicated Interns who collaborate to provide exceptional care for our equine patients. We are open 24/7 every day of the year for emergency and critical care cases in Riyadh, with routine and specialized healthcare services readily available.

Role Description: This is a full-time, on-site role as an Equine Surgeon at The Equine Hospital located in Riyadh. As an Equine Surgeon, you will be responsible for performing surgical procedures on horses and ensuring effective treatment and care of equine patients. A passion for horses and surgery is a must, as is a strong desire to work in a team-based atmosphere. A large portion of the caseload includes sports medicine and orthopedics, making expertise in these areas highly valuable.


• Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from a recognized veterinary school.

• Board certification or eligibility in Equine Surgery (desired but not required).

• Experience and independence with surgical procedures for horses.

• Excellent communication, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills.

• Ability to work in a fast-paced and challenging environment with a positive attitude.

• Focused, detail-oriented, flexible, and willingness to learn.

• Strong work ethic and a team player.

• Fluent in English, both spoken and written.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Minimum of 2 years of experience as an Equine Surgeon.

• Experience with horses utilized competitively in a range of disciplines.


• Competitive salary commensurate with experience.

• Housing accommodation provided.

• Car provided.

• Continuing Professional Development (CPD) allowance.

• Medical insurance coverage.

• Annual return flights.

• Holiday and leave entitlement.

How to Apply: If you meet the qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please email your resume and cover letter to vetjobs@teh.sa. Please include "Equine Surgeon Application" in the subject line.

Application Deadline: We are accepting applications until April 30th, 2024. Early applications are encouraged.