Job Opportunities

    Welcome to Hagyard Equine Medical Institute’s Career Center!

    The talent and dedication of Hagyard's veterinarians and its staff provide to client and patients alike a level of care unequaled anywhere in the industry. As an organization, we are committed to setting the standard for our profession as it relates to our mission, values and vision and believe the best way to ensure they are fulfilled is to treat our employees with the same high regard we have for our patients. This regard is reflected in a variety of ways, such as working environments, benefit plans and opportunities for training. We recognize that people are our most valuable asset and are grateful to the employees who chose to be part of Hagyard Equine Medical Institute.

    Discover your best career path at Hagyard Equine Medical Institute where 5 generations of the Hagyard family have practiced veterinary medicine, expanding it into one of the largest equine practices in the country as well as the oldest private-practice veterinary clinic in the world.

    Hagyard Equine Medical Institute offers both veterinary and non-veterinary career opportunities. Jobs are classified as full-time or part-time, non-seasonal or seasonal. Hagyard offers a competitive benefit package for full-time, non-seasonal jobs as well as many benefits for part-time, non-seasonal employees.

    For more information on our internship, externship, fellowship, and undergraduate programs please visit our Internships & Externships page.

    Posted below are job opportunities that are currently available at Hagyard. Inquiries may be directed to Betsy Walker at or by mail, Attention: Human Resources, 4250 Iron Works Pike, Lexington, Kentucky 40511.

    Pharmacy Associate

    Hagyard Pharmacy
    Seasonal full-time: Weekends reguired. Retail and customer service experience necessary, equine experience preferred. Duties include answering multiple phone lines, assisting customers in a retail setting, filling and processing customer orders, data entry, processing of credit cards, additional operational support with daily operations activities.

    Horse Handler

    Davidson Surgery Center
    Day Shift 7 a.m. - 4 p.m. Duties include, but are not limited to the following: hold/restrain horses for pre-operative and post-operative examinations, x-rays and treatments, assist with induction and recovery of patients in preparation for and following surgery, assist other personnel with patient handling and other projects and responsibilites as assigned. 

    Accounts Receivable Administrator Assistant

    Main Office
    Full-time: Monday - Friday; 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Assist the Accounts Receivable Administrator with collecting outstanding receivables through effective communications via phone, letter and email with both internal and external customers to facilitate the timely resolution of unpaid receivables.  Must be organized, detail-oriented, able to multi-task, and interact with management, doctors, billing personnel, & clients handling various facets of accounts receivables daily.