Associate Veterinarian

    • Job Tracking ID: 512682-642595
    • Job Location: Wantagh, NY
      New York, NY,
      Westhampton, NY
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Doctoral Degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: August 01, 2018
    • Years of Experience: 7 - 10 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Bideawee, a leading pet welfare organization serving the metropolitan New York and Long Island, is seeking a full time Associate Veterinarian to join our team in in our Wantagh, Westhampton, and Manhattan location.

Associate veterinarians will provide care for dogs and cats in our adoption centers including spay/neuter surgeries/dentals.

The following is a list of essential job functions. This list may be revised at any time and additional duties not listed here may be assigned as needed.

Main responsibilities:

  • Management of medical and surgical cases for shelter animals. Some cases could be critical care cases.
  • Practice of shelter medicine and disease outbreak control across 3 campuses.
  • Performing spay/neuter and other surgeries including dental procedures.
  • Participation in Grand Rounds.

Other possible responsibilities:

  • Working with our trainers to manage behavior issues.
  • Leading staff and volunteer training sessions in animal care.
  • Participation in educational events held for the community or volunteers/donors.
  • Some administrative work required

Experience and Skills:

  • Ideal candidates should have at least 7 years of experience as a veterinarian
  • NYS veterinary license
  • Shelter medicine experience preferred.
  • Able to perform soft tissue surgeries including but not limited to spays and neuters of dogs and cats.
  • Graduate with a DVM or VMD from a US accredited veterinary school

Benefits

Bideawee offers a competitive compensation package including group health benefits, pet benefits, paid time off, 403b, and much more.