Employment Opportunities

Canada

Tenure-track faculty position in Emergency & Critical Care(SK)

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Emergency and Critical Care
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Western College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Saskatchewan

Applications are invited for a tenure-track faculty position in Emergency and Critical Care at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor in the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences. This position is available January 1, 2015, and the start date is negotiable.

The Western College of Veterinary Medicine: The WCVM is western Canada’s regional college of veterinary medicine. Approximately 80 students from the four western provinces and the northern jurisdictions are admitted each year to the DVM program. The College also includes 140 graduate students, interns and residents. It is part of a comprehensive academic health sciences group on the university campus, with access to facilities including the PET-CT, Canadian Light Source and the Biomedical Beamline. For further information, please visit www.usask.ca/wcvm.

The WCVM is located in the vibrant and economically booming city of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan’s largest city and one of the sunniest cities in Canada. For more information on Saskatoon, please visit www.tourismsaskatoon.com.

The Veterinary Medical Centre: The VMC has undergone substantial expansion and renovation, and it is currently an outstanding state-of-the-art facility serving western Canada as an AVMA and AAHA accredited hospital and referral centre. A newer CT, 1.5T MRI, nuclear scintigraphy and linear accelerator are available on site. For more information on the VMC, please visit http://www.usask.ca/vmc/medical_centre/index.php.

Responsibilities: The primary responsibilities of the successful candidate include: high quality didactic and clinical instruction in Emergency and Critical Care to undergraduate and postgraduate veterinarians, residents, interns and veterinary technicians; consultation and case management in the Veterinary Medical Centre, supervisory and organizational oversight of the full service Intensive Care Unit; and scholarship and research in the field of Emergency and Critical Care. Extensive opportunities for collaborative research exist within the College and the University. Contributions to the continuing education of practicing veterinarians will be encouraged and expected.

Qualifications: Applicants must possess a DVM degree or its equivalent and must be eligible for licensure to practice veterinary medicine in Saskatchewan. The successful candidate should be a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (ACVECC) or have credentials acceptable to the ACVECC at the time the appointment becomes effective. Diplomate status in the ACVECC is required for tenure. Possession of an advanced degree is desirable.

Salary & Benefits: The current salary range for an Assistant Professor is $88,798.00 to $112,678.00 and for an Associate Professor it is $106,708.00 to $130,588.00. This position comes with a comprehensive benefits package which includes pension plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary),sick leave, travel insurance, death benefit, dental plan, extended health and vision care plan, employee assistance program and flexible health and wellness spending program.

Applications: A letter of intent; curriculum vitae; the names, addresses, and email addresses of three referees; and copies of credentials should be submitted to Dr. Cindy Shmon, Head, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, 52 Campus Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7N 5B4 Canada or at cindy.shmon@usask.ca. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate has been appointed.

“The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and
permanent residents will be given priority.”

Hong Kong

Board certified specialists in ECC/Ophthalmology

Kowloon,

Specialists in Emergency and Critical Care and Ophthalmology

Peace Avenue Veterinary Clinic (PAVC) operates in Hong Kong, China and is seeking board certified specialists in Emergency and Critical Care / Ophthalmology to supplement our existing team of veterinarians for an expansion of clinic activities.

Our current staff includes 4 specialists and over 20 other veterinarians.

The clinic is well equipped with the state of the art diagnostic, monitoring and surgical equipment which includes CT, MRI, digital C-arm fluoroscopy, Force Triad surgery unit, Alcon Infiniti Phaecoemulsificiation Unit.

The clinic now aims to provide a more complete and specialized service and to serve more as a referral centre to the local veterinary community. Last year we performed over 150 phacoemulsification surgery, over 100 A cell or conjunctival graft, over 300 ventral slot or intervertebral surgery, 420 orthopaedic surgery including TTA, TPLO, THR.

Hong Kong provides ample opportunities for the right candidate to develop a rewarding and fulfilling career.

Despite its dense urban environment, more than 70% of Hong Kong’s total area is rural, including about 40% designated as protected country parks and nature reserves.

Travel expenses for an interview will be provided by PAVC.

Please contact:
Dr Phillip Mak
Shop B 1/F, 7 Liberty Avenue
Kowloon
Hong Kong
Tel: 852-36503000
Fax: 852-81481881
Email: job.pavc@peaceavevet.com.hk
Website: www.peaceavevet.com.hk

United Kingdom

Emergency Critical Care Referral Clinician

Glasgow and Swindon, Scotland

Vets Now Referrals is a multi-centre, multi-discipline referral group which currently has two sites across the UK, one in Swindon and one in Glasgow. We aim to work closely with our referring practitioners to provide the best possible clinical and customer care. Our Specialist teams which include Surgery, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Dermatology, Avian and Exotics, Diagnostic Imaging and Emergency and Critical Care are supported by highly qualified nursing staff, interns and out of hour’s teams led by experienced emergency veterinary surgeons.

We are seeking an ECC referral clinician at our Swindon hospital to work alongside our surgical and medical teams to help ensure we provide the best quality of care to all our patients.

The ideal candidate will be Board certified or residency trained (European, American or RCVS) as well as being highly motivated and dedicated to the role with a desire to practice at the highest level in a truly customer focused way. Working hours can be flexible but will involve weekend work, and a generous salary/benefits package is negotiable.

VNR Swindon has CT on site and visiting MRI, and the hospital is well located, being within easy reach of the countryside and the coast and only an hour from London by train.

For an informal discussion about this role, please feel free to contact our Clinical Director, Amanda Boag MA VetMB Dipl ACVIM Dipl ACVECC MRCVS, on amanda.boag@vets-now.com in the first instance or to apply for this role contact our Hospital Manager, Chris White, on chris.white@vets-now.com

United States

Emergency and Critical Care Specialists(FL)

Miami, Florida

Southeast Veterinary Referral Center (SVRC)/ The Pet Emergency Room is currently seeking a board certified CRITICALIST or an Emergency/Critical Care residency-trained individual to join our growing specialty hospital team.

Our services include internal medicine, surgery, critical care, oncology, cardiology, anesthesiology, ophthalmology, and dermatology. We emphasize a collaborative and team based approach and our specialists, emergency doctors, and referring vets work very closely together. Our patient care, client service, and communication with referring veterinarians are unparalleled. SVRC is equipped with the latest technology equipment in addition to a full in-house laboratory.

SVRC is located in South Miami, in between the affluent communities of Coral Gables and Pinecrest which have a great family oriented life, excellent schools and parks.

We offer a generous compensation package. Part-time positions are also considered. Florida DVM license required; completed internship preferred.

Please send inquiries and resumes to janet@svrcflorida.com, Practice Manager.

Your confidentiality will be respected.


Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care(FL)

Gainesville, Florida

The University of Florida’s College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences (SACS), invites applications and nominations for a full-time (12-month) position in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care. The position will be offered at the Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor level, dependent on the experience of the candidate. This position will join the existing six faculty members in Emergency and Critical Care. Faculty in ECC work both at our main 24 hour referral hospital in Gainesville and in our state of the art emergency hospital in Ocala, including some out-of-hours shifts as the primary receiving doctor. The Emergency & Critical Care service has primary responsibility for all emergency patients presenting to both hospitals including emergency surgical cases presenting to the Ocala clinic. The service also runs a busy hemodialysis/nephrology service and oversees patients hospitalized in the intensive care unit. Responsibilities of a successful applicant will include instruction of residents and interns in all aspects of emergency and critical care, primary management and oversight of patients presenting to the emergency services of both hospitals, the hemodialysis unit and ICU.

Qualifications: Qualified applicants must hold a DVM or equivalent degree and be residency trained or a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (ACVECC).

Application Procedure:
The position will be available from December 2014. Review of applications will begin in October 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of intent, a description of professional goals, curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, and contact information of three professional references online and send to Dr. Carsten Bandt, Chair, Emergency Critical Care Search Committee, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2015 SW 16th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32610-0126. bandtc@ufl.edu. Applications for requisition number 0906956 and supporting documents must be submitted online at https://jobs.ufl.edu/postings/58623.

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.

ACVECC Diplomates or Residency-trained Individuals(PA)

Monroeville, Pennsylvania

Join our growing practice! Avets is committed to doubling the number of specialists on our hospital team. Our collaborative one hospital model and personalized care have led to substantial growth. As our third DACVECC, you will have the opportunity to significantly impact the development of the service and practice in an environment which allows you to provide first-rate care using the most progressive equipment and techniques.

We are excited to offer immediate consideration to Diplomates of the ACVECC or individuals who have completed residency training. Built on a solid foundation in Emergency and Critical Care, we also offer referral services in Surgery, Internal Medicine, and Radiology, with more specialists and services soon to be added.

Compensation is nationally competitive with an attractive benefit package including discounted veterinary services, medical, dental and vision insurance, employer-paid disability and life insurance, uniform provisions, paid vacation, retirement plan, professional dues and CE, along with a generous hospital-wide reward system.

Please contact our HR team to begin your journey to Pittsburgh, one of the nation's most livable cities! - hr@avets.com