Employment Opportunities


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.”

United States

Criticalist or Residency Trained Individual(MO)

Chesterfield, Missouri

Midwest Veterinary Referral Center (MVRC), a growing multi-specialty referral hospital in a St. Louis suburb, provides daytime specialty care in Internal Medicine, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Surgery, Nutrition and Critical Care as well as 24 hour emergency services. We are seeking a second criticalist (or residency trained individual) to expand our critical care oversight to 7 days a week. The 14,000 square foot facility at MVRC offers a full laboratory, digital radiography, ultrasound, oxygen cage, excellent monitoring equipment and a designated isolation ward in addition to a 30 cage ICU. State of the art operating suites, onsite CT, endoscopy, fluoroscopy, minimally invasive surgery and complete ophthalmologic care enhance the care of ICU patients as needed. Antech’s regional laboratory is located in our building. Specialists are provided with a generous benefit and compensation package. No nights or holidays. If you are seeking such a position please send resume, references and a cover letter to Dr. Meredith Thoen, DVM, DACVECC, Midwest Veterinary Referral Center, 17497 N Outer 40 Drive, Chesterfield, MO 63005 or email to receptionist@midwestvetreferral.com, attention Dr. Thoen.

Board-certified CRITICALIST or an Emergency/Critical Care residency-trained individual(NH)

Newington, New Hampshire

Veterinary Emergency, Critical Care & Referral Center of NH (VECC) is currently seeking an additional board certified CRITICALIST or an Emergency/Critical Care residency-trained individual to join our growing specialty hospital team. We are an independently-owned specialty hospital in the heart of New England with a busy ER and ICU. VECC is part of our three hospital system, which has state-of- the-art facilities located in the Lakes Region and Seacoast of NH. Our departments presently include critical care and emergency medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, surgery, dermatology, cardiology, radiology, ophthalmology and more. We also offer a wide range of diagnostics including in-house MRI, digital radiography, ultrasound and endoscopy, and we offer all of the newest high-tech “toys” needed for these procedures.

If you are a board certified Critical Care Specialist looking to join a well-respected emergency practice, we would like to meet you to discuss your long term goals. Our hospitals operate with our doctors and clients in mind, so our facilities foster an environment of calm and flexibility while also providing the advantages of a high-tech environment.

Located on the Seacoast of NH, and centrally located just 30 minutes north of Boston, VECC provides employees the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of beaches, lakes and mountains as well as close proximity to several airports and cities. This is your opportunity to create your own position and a solid future at an established hospital in one of the most beautiful areas of the country.

This position offers a competitive full-time salary with full-time benefits on a flexible short week schedule. Quality of life and flexibility is one of our best offers! All equipment is provided along with an exceptionally skilled and certified technician to assist you on a daily basis. Profit sharing, percentage of production and relocation assistance are all available to the right candidate. Vacation, Health & Dental Plans, CE and Retirement Plan are also offered and are the best available. Please send us an email for full benefit details.

If a high-tech facility, successful team and the beautiful coastal New England area interests you, please send inquiries to Dr. Lee Garrod, Diplomate ACVECC at: lgarrod@comcast.net. Visit our website at www.veccnh.com for more information. All inquiries are confidential.

Full-time Associate Emergency Room Veterinarian(NH)

Meredith, New Hampshire

We have a full-time opening for an associate ER veterinarian at Meredith Place Veterinary Emergency Hospital, which is located in the beautiful Lakes Region of NH. We currently require an experienced, small animal Emergency Veterinarian for various hours, and we’re looking for a dedicated, self-starting DVM to join our already fantastic team. This office provides ER services to referring DVMs, local pet owners and vacationing pet owners every day from 5 pm until 8:30 am the following morning, and 24-hours on the weekends.

Meredith Place Veterinary ER also provides Specialty services on a bi-weekly basis, enjoys a great location off of highly trafficked main roads, and has a marketing department that will assist with your success. Our hiring style allows you to bring your own unique ideas and experience to create your own dynamic position within our team. Our full-time positions offer a competitive salary and full benefits that include, but are not limited to, health insurance, dental insurance, CE reimbursement, paid vacation time and bonuses. We may consider part-time applicants for this opening.

Please contact us with your resume or questions by emailing Dr. Lee Garrod at: lgarrod@comcast.net and info@lakesregionveterinary.com. All inquiries are 100% confidential.

ACVECC Diplomate or Residency-trained Individual(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