Employment Opportunities


Emergency and Critical Care Specialist - Australia

Sydney, New South Wales

Have you thought of moving to Australia? This position is offering a relocation allowance and assistance with visas.

JOB TITLE: Emergency and Critical Care Specialist
LOCATION: Sydney | New South Wales | Australia
HOURS: Full Time
ANNUAL LEAVE (PAID): 4 weeks per year plus 1 week study leave

An Emergency and Critical Care Specialist is required at a multi-disciplinary referral hospital in Sydney, Australia. This is a newly created position to join the hospital’s two existing ECC specialists.

As the service continues to grow, including the development of a new ICU facility, a growing caseload, and a separate intensive care service during the day to support the emergency veterinarians, additional expertise is required for both clinical case management and mentoring of the emergency team, interns and nursing staff.

The successful candidate will have access to a broad range of specialists and consultants as this is one of the largest specialist and emergency groups in Australia, with over 300 employees across multiple locations.

This position requires DACVECC or FANZCVS - eligible for specialist registration, OR completion of an ACVECC approved residency program in emergency and critical care.

The hospital is a first class facility with extensive, up to date equipment. On-site facilities include MRI, CT, ultrasonography, endoscopy, IDEXX laboratory equipment, numerous ventilators and blood gas analyzers, lecture theatre, meeting facilities, dedicated quiet offices for specialists, a staff room and a 24-hour reception team.

The hospital provides referral services in the fields of small animal surgery, internal medicine, intensive care, medical oncology, radiation oncology, ophthalmology, diagnostic imaging, dentistry and exotics. They have a great team of long-term employed support staff, who are engaged and committed to providing the highest quality of patient care.

The hospital is offering a generous salary package including: 4 weeks annual leave, 1 week study leave, and a relocation allowance, plus assistance with visas for overseas applicants.

Sydney is a vibrant and exciting city. Its beautiful harbour, amazing beaches and temperate climate are matched by an array of world-class museums and art galleries, a 24-hour nightlife, relaxed lifestyle and rich architectural heritage. The practice is located a 30 minute drive from the heart of the city. It is easily accessible by both train and bus services.

To find out more about this position, or for a confidential discussion about your employment options, please contact Denise Pernich at Vetlink Employment Service. Vetlink is a free service to job seekers.

Email: denise@vetlink.com.au
Phone: +61 2 9518 7336


Open Position: Critical Care Medicine in Bern, Switzerland

Bern, Bern

The Emergency and Critical Care Service of the Small Animal Clinic, Vetsuisse Faculty Bern, Switzerland, is seeking a highly motivated person with ACVECC/ECVECC or ACVIM/ECVIM diplomate status, individuals who have completed an approved residency training program in emergency and critical care or internal medicine or with similar qualifications for a faculty position starting in April 2018.

Apart from ECC, hospital services include internal medicine, surgery, neurology, ophthalmology, dermatology, cardiology, anesthesiology and diagnostic imaging. The hospital has a busy intensive care unit and a 24h emergency service run by interns and residents with back up of senior clinicians. The ER/ICU unit is an approved ACVECC and ECVECC residency program center. The unit includes a dedicated trauma/emergency receiving area, a fully equipped ICU and dedicated 24 h lab, storage and office space.

The team is currently comprised of an ACVECC/ECVECC Diplomate (Katja Adamik) and an ACVIM/ECVIM Diplomate (Cristina Perez). The main clinical duties include supervision of ECC residents, rotating interns and students, supervision of ICU hospitalized patients and consultation with clinicians of other services about critical cases in their care, responsibility for highly intensive and complicated cases, and participation in the after hours emergency back-up system of the clinic. We are seeking a person with the main interest in emergency and critical care but candidates who are internal medicine oriented are also encouraged to apply for the position.

The position is planned as a full position with the potential for reduction to 80% part-time if desired. Up to 50% may be dedicated to off clinic time and utilized for research, teaching and administration, allowing the candidate to fulfill requirements for an academic career (habilitation or comparable thesis). Research should focus on topics related to ECC or internal medicine. The usual employment time of such a position is up to 6 years. English- speaking candidates can apply, but it would be favorable for candidates to be able to communicate in German and/or French.

Bern is the capitol of Switzerland and located in the heart of the country with easy access to the Swiss Alps. The Vetsuisse Faculty of Bern is centrally located and comprised of international faculty and staff from various European and other countries.

Additional information can be obtained and applications can be submitted via e-mail to Dr. Katja-Nicole Adamik (katja.adamik@vetsuisse.unibe.ch) or Prof. David Spreng (david.spreng@vetsuisse.unibe.ch).

University of Bern Vetsuisse Faculty Bern
Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine Laengassstrasse 128
CH-3012 Bern

United States

Veterinary Medical Center of Long Island Referral & Emergency Hospital is recruiting a Board certified Criticalist(NY)

West Islip, New York

The Veterinary Medical Center of Long Island Referral & Emergency Hospital is recruiting a Board Certified Criticalist or an individual who has completed an ACVECC approved residency training program in ECC. As a referral & critical care facility, the foundation of our reputation and success has been based on a team focused approach to veterinary specialty medicine, combined with a high regard for our referral relationships within the community. Because of our commitment to upholding the highest patient care standards, coupled with outstanding client service, we are a respected and valued staple within our referral community.

Our hospital offers 24/7 emergency and critical care and provides specialty services consisting of Surgery, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Oncology, Dermatology, Dentistry, Ophthalmology, Avian & Exotics, Neurology, and Physical Rehabilitation. The hospital is equipped with state of the art monitoring equipment including but not limited to; wireless telemetry and capnography. Additionally, we have a full complement of diagnostic modalities which includes; multiple In-house laboratories, digital radiography, ultrasound, CT, fluoroscopy, interventional radiology, MRI, endoscopy, bronchoscopy, Minimally Invasive surgery and arthroscopy.

Within our hospital practice philosophy, we feel it is essential that all personnel work in an environment that fosters professional enrichment and encourages the sharing of ideas about all aspects of patient care and treatment among all specialties. As a member of our team, you will work in conjunction with a strong and supportive clinical and administrative staff. All of whom are committed to the highest standards of patient care and client service. It is the people and culture of our organization that defines our vision, mission and values. We are confident that the VMCLI will provide an environment that is not only professionally and financially rewarding, but once which is fulfilling and enriching as well.

We are seeking a candidate with positive energy, experience and eagerness to practice high quality medicine. The ideal candidate will also possess the leadership qualities necessary to lead and educate our enthusiastic interns and emergency clinicians combined with a large group of well-educated and highly experienced Licensed Technicians and other paraprofessionals.

We offer an excellent benefits package inclusive of VECCS dues, continuing education compensation, professional liability insurance, state licensing reimbursement, medical, dental and vision insurance, 401K, annual VIN membership, and a uniform allowance.

The VMCLI is ideally situated on the South Shore of Long Island in West Islip, NY. We are just 40 minutes from NY City where you can experience all the fine dining, Broadway shows and shopping of the big city and just 30 minutes from the beaches and tranquility of the Hamptons. Long Island has many amazing qualities and some of the most beautiful beaches, parks, and vineyards on the east coast.

If you are contemplating a change and have a desire to share your talents in a new and exciting environment, we encourage you to consider joining our growing team. For more information and to inquire about a position with our facility, please email Dr. Robert A. Composto, Owner/Hospital Director at gcarastro@vmcli.com or submit your CV through our website at www.VMCLI.com

We look forward to hearing from you.
Gregory S. Carastro, LVT
Hospital Administrator

Clinical-Track Faculty Position in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care (VA)

Blacksburg, Virginia

Clinical-Track Faculty Position in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, Blacksburg, VA

The Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences at Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care. This position is a Clinical Track appointment with the academic rank of Assistant or Associate Professor level.

The Small Animal Clinical Sciences department faculty include specialists in surgery, internal medicine, cardiology, neurology, dermatology, ophthalmology, oncology, diagnostic imaging, anesthesia, and primary care. The successful applicant will join to expand our emergency and critical care team and share supervision of our combined emergency receiving and ICU services within our teaching hospital. Our Emergency and Critical Care service is in an exciting period of development and we are looking for an applicant who will be enthusiastic to contribute ideas and play a major role in the expansion of this program.

The duties of the successful applicant include participation in the teaching, service and scholarly missions of the College. The successful applicant is expected to participate in didactic teaching of veterinary students including instruction within a dynamic and interactive new curriculum, clerkship training in emergency medicine and toxicology, and emergency & critical care electives. The applicant is responsible for triage and primary case management of emergency and ICU patients as well as consultation to clients and referring veterinarians seeking critical care for their animals. In addition, clinical service duties include training of fourth year veterinary students, supervision of house officers on emergency duty, consultation to other primary care services, and leadership of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital Blood Bank and Intensive Care Unit. The remaining effort allocation of the applicant is focused on research and scholarly activity. An interest for teaching and collaborative research is strongly encouraged. Background check and occasional travel is required.

Required Qualifications:
● DVM or equivalent degree
● ACVECC specialty board certification or completion of an ACVECC approved residency training program
● Excellent communication skills and interpersonal interactions

Preferred Qualifications:
● Advanced clinical experience
● Experience in teaching
● Leadership record
● Previous scholarly activity
● Commitment to diversity and inclusion

About Virginia Tech:
Virginia Tech, founded in 1872 as a land-grant institution, is currently ranked as a Top 25 Public University by US News & World 2014 Report. Through a combination of its three missions of learning, discovery, and engagement, Virginia Tech continually strives to accomplish the charge of its motto: Ut Prosim (That I May Serve). As the Commonwealth’s most comprehensive university and its leading research institution, Virginia Tech serves a diverse population of 30,000+ students and 8000+ faculty and staff from over 100 countries, and is engaged in research around the world.

The Virginia Tech campus is nestled in the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains. Blacksburg metro area is ranked no. 21 best-performing small city in US, and the Money magazine as one of the Top 100 best places to live. Invent the Future at Virginia Tech.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

How to Apply:
Complete the online application at: https://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/77933
Please include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and list of three professional references. Review of applications will begin on July 27, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Direct inquiries to Dr. Lara Bartl, Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Email laraeb1@vt.edu, Telephone (540) 231-7288.

For more information about the College, please visit http://www.vetmed.vt.edu/ .
For departmental information, please go to https://www.vetmed.vt.edu/departments/dsacs/ .

Emergency & Critical Care Specialist(WI)

Oak Creek, Wisconsin

Lakeshore Veterinary Specialists-Oak Creek is seeking a second full time, board-certified Criticalist, or an individual who has completed an ACVECC approved residency training program in emergency and critical care, to join our rapidly growing team!

About Lakeshore:
Lakeshore is an independently owned, multi-specialty and referral center. Our team of over 30 doctors includes board-certified specialists in surgery, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, emergency and critical care, dermatology, and dentistry. We also have a certified physical rehabilitation veterinarian and numerous emergency clinicians with years of dedicated emergency experience.

Our Practice:
Offerings at Lakeshore include in-house laboratory, DR, ultrasound, endoscopy, on-site blood products and well equipped surgery suites. There is also access to CT, MRI, mechanical ventilation, and radiation therapy/SRS at our nearby Glendale location.

Our criticalists share in case oversight and some primary receiving, along with a team of dedicated and experienced emergency clinicians. Ultrasound and endoscopy are performed regularly by our critical care team, and soft tissue surgeries can be performed if the candidate has interest. We host regular CE events for our referring community, and we also support active in-hospital education. Our Glendale location holds weekly grand rounds, including journal club, morbidity & mortality rounds, and organized lectures and wet labs.

Work Life Balance:
Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, the greater Milwaukee area offers adventures for everyone, and low living costs. Explore the city with access to some of the best restaurants, brewpubs, shops, and waterfront nightlife. Concert lovers unite at Summerfest, the world’s largest music festival, just one of the many local festivals. Enjoy the great outdoors pristine Lake Michigan beaches, or hiking and biking in the surrounding state parks. This Midwestern area offers so much more than you might expect!

Benefits include competitive compensation with a benefits package including health and dental insurance, employer paid life insurance, Paid Time-Off, Continuing Education time and allowance, scrub allowance, license fees, association dues, and employer matching 401(k) retirement plan.

Our collaborative, communicative, and FUN team sets up apart!

For more information or to apply for the positions, please contact Dr. Odders, DVM, DACVS at jodders@lakeshorevetspecialists.com.