Employment Opportunities

Australia

Emergency and Critical Care Specialist - Australia

East Coast of Australia, New South Wales

A specialist in emergency and critical care is required to join a multi-disciplinary referral team at a small animal hospital in Australia.

The hospital is offering a generous salary package and assistance with relocation costs, as well as sponsorship (work permit) for veterinarians from overseas.

The successful applicant will be required to work on a rotating roster. This will involve three to four overnight shifts per week.

The hospital is a first class facility with extensive, up to date equipment and an exceptional team of vets and nurses who practise the best care for all their patients. Equipment at the practice includes digital x-ray machine, ultrasound, fully equipped surgery, ECG, BP and multiparameter, full in-house pathology, video endoscopy, oxygen tents, ventilator and much more. The practice is computerised with RxWorks.

Access to a broad range of specialists and consultants is available.

The hospital is located on the East Coast of Australia in an area that has numerous facilities and attractions including educational institutes, easy access to snowfields, South Coast beaches and is within close proximity to Sydney.

To find out more about this position, or for a confidential discussion about your employment options, please contact Emma-Lee Dunn at Vetlink Employment Service.

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

JOB NO: 187,895ED

Canada

Two (2) tenure-track faculty positions in Emergency & Critical Care at the level of Asst./Assoc. Professor in the Dept. of Small Animal Clinical Sciences(SK)

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Applications are invited for (2) tenure-track faculty positions in Emergency and Critical Care at the level of Assistant/Associate Professor in the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences. These positions are available March 1, 2017 but the start date is negotiable.

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 research degree is desirable.

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; supervisory and organizational oversight for the full service Emergency Service and Intensive Care Unit; supervisory case management and consultation for emergency and critical care cases presenting to the Veterinary Medical Centre, and research and scholarship 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. A strong primary and referral emergency caseload which is enhanced by the newly opened Bev Hughes Clinical Skills Centre provide a strong foundation for specialists with a passion for teaching.

The Western College of Veterinary Medicine: The WCVM is western Canada’s regional college of veterinary medicine. It is part of a comprehensive academic health sciences group at the University of Saskatchewan, with access to facilities including the PET-CT, Canadian Light Source and the Biomedical Beamline and the Saskatchewan Centre for Cyclotron Sciences. 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. Saskatoon straddles the banks of the South Saskatchewan River and is one of the sunniest cities in Canada. As a city, it has many of the features of a large multicultural city with abundant ethnic restaurants and festivals but has managed to preserve its small town charm. It is close to northern Saskatchewan’s cottage country which is well known for its pristine rivers, lakes, and forests for those who enjoy outdoor activities like hiking, fishing, camping, and canoeing. For more information on Saskatoon, please visit www.tourismsaskatoon.com.

The Veterinary Medical Centre: The VMC has undergone substantial expansion and renovation, and 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 and linear accelerator with SRIT and rapid arc technology are available on site. For more information on the VMC, please visit http://www.usask.ca/vmc/medical_centre/index.php.

Salary & Benefits: The current salary range for an Assistant Professor is $93,293.00 to $112,109.00 and for an Associate Professor it is $112,109.00 to $130,925.00. 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: Interested applicants should submit a letter of intent outlining special interests, experience and career goals, and a curriculum vitae including the names and addresses and email addresses of three referees, and copies of credentials 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; email: cindy.shmon@usask.ca, telephone: 306-966- 7099.

Consideration of applications will continue 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

Assistant Professor of Clinical Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care ( clinical track)(CA)

Davis, California

Veterinarian with advanced clinical training, clinical experience and competence in small animal emergency and critical care is required. American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care board certification or an individual who has completed an ACVECC approved residency training program in emergency and critical care is required. Clinical experience and competence in small animal emergency and critical care with documented experience & expertise is required. Demonstrated aptitude and experience in teaching, particularly clinical instruction, required. Documented record of creative scholarship or potential to develop an independent clinical research program in small animal emergency and critical care is required. Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere. The position includes a 70% clinical effort assignment to the Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Service of the William R. Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH).

A complete position description is available on-line at: http://www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/vsr/news events/employment.cfm.

To begin the application process, interested applicants should register online at https://recruit. ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01385 and submit the following materials:
1) a letter of intent outlining special interest in the position, overall related qualifications, experience and career goals;
2) curriculum vitae;
3) the names and addresses of four professional references; and
4) a statement summarizing experience and professional contributions in the area of equity and diversity.

To receive fullest consideration, applications must be submitted by March 1, 2017. Position is opened until filled.

The University of California is an AA/EOE.

UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco-free campus effective January 1, 2014.

Full-time tenure or clinical track faculty position in small animal emergency and critical care(TN)

Knoxville, Tennessee

Small Animal Emergency and Emergency and Critical Care

The Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences of the University of Tennessee, College of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a full-time tenure or clinical track faculty position in small animal emergency and critical care. This new position is at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, depending on qualifications and experience, and is available September 1, 2016. Interviews will begin 30 days after the posting of this notice and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Requirements include the DVM or equivalent degree, and board certification by the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care or completion of an ACVECC approved residency program in emergency and critical care.

The missions of the Department are to educate veterinary students and graduate veterinarians to meet the needs of the pet-owning public, to provide advanced patient care, and to generate new knowledge in pet health by basic and applied research. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to these departmental efforts by participation in the teaching, service, and research programs of the College. Responsibilities will include clinical, didactic and laboratory teaching of small animal critical care to professional students, interns, and residents; presentations of continuing education at the local and national levels; and contribution to research programs.

The University of Tennessee Veterinary Medical Center is a comprehensive and completely equipped facility with the expertise needed to provide advanced medical care and to support research programs. Specialty services include: internal medicine, oncology, neurology and neurosurgery, general surgery, orthopedic surgery, ophthalmology, cardiology, dermatology, radiology and radiation oncology, nutrition, anesthesiology, physical therapy, behavior, zoo, exotic, and avian medicine and surgery. Facilities include: MRI, computed tomography, nuclear medicine, radiation therapy, video endoscopy, laparoscopy, DEXA scanning and physical therapy. The hospital provides emergency and critical care service 24 hours per day 7 days per week. Candidates should be willing to work flexible hours to support the ECC service.

The successful candidate will be joining an emergency and critical care service that currently includes two Diplomates in Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, an ACVIM small animal internist, an emergency doctor, one critical care resident and 16 licensed veterinary technicians (2 VTS ECC). The state of the art critical care unit includes a Puritan Bennett Covidien ventilator, Snyder oxygen cages, NOVA pHOX ultra blood gas/ critical care analyzer, multiple point of care analyzers, ultrasound unit, and a DRE 4 channel telemetric ECG.

The College of Veterinary Medicine is a collegial and supportive environment with a strong dedication to teaching and patient care. Knoxville is a growing and vibrant city located close to the Smoky Mountains in an area that abounds in outdoor recreational opportunities. Qualified individuals are invited to submit an application consisting of: 1) letter of professional goals, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) names of three professional references to:

Dr. Chris Egger, Chair
The University of Tennessee
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
C247 Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Knoxville, TN 37996-4544
cegger@utk.edu

For additional information, applicants are also directed to visit the University of Tennessee, College of Veterinary Medicine web site at: www.vet.utk.edu/

The University of Tennessee, College of Veterinary Medicine does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or being a disabled veteran of the Vietnam Era in the provision of educational opportunities or employment opportunities or benefits.

The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex or disability in the education programs and activities which it operates, pursuant to the requirements of the Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, §504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990, respectively. This policy extends to both employment by and admission to the University.

Inquiries concerning Title VI, Title IX, §504 and the Americans With Disabilities Act should be directed to the Office of Equity and Diversity, 1840 Melrose Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996-3560. Charges of violation of the above policy should also be directed to this office.

Full-time Criticalist or an Individual who has completed an ACVECC approved ECC Residency Training Program(UT)

Salt Lake Cit, Utah

Advanced Veterinary Care, Inc. is hiring for a full time, board-certified Criticalist or an individual who has completed an ACVECC approved residency training program in emergency and critical care medicine to provide clinical services and support for our specialty practice in Salt Lake City, UT. The selected applicant will be expected to provide critical care consultation and treatment services, and to further develop the department. Advanced Veterinary Care is a part of the Veterinary Specialty Center of Utah, a dynamic multi-specialty group which includes internal medicine, emergency, critical care, oncology, surgery, ophthalmology and dermatology. Along with boarded doctors in each of the other departments, we also have 6 emergency doctors to help support each department. In addition to working with our team, the chosen applicant will be expected to develop professional relationships within the veterinary community as well as provide continuing education and training to in-house support staff and local veterinarians. This position is full-time, salaried and has the potential for production-based compensation. The hospital also offers an excellent compensation package including medical/dental/vision/life insurance, 401K, and CE allowance among many others.

Advanced Veterinary Care was established in Salt Lake City in 2008 as the first specialty practice in Salt Lake City. We are located in the heart of Salt Lake City in the foothills of the beautiful Wasatch Mountains. Utah offers world renowned outdoor activities such as rock climbing, hiking, skiing and snowboarding. AVC is a very integrated practice that seeks candidates should have strong communication skills, an energetic attitude, empathy, compassion and enthusiasm for helping clients and patients alike. In addition to our consultation services, our spacious hospital offers an MRI, digital radiography, two ultrasounds, laparoscopy/endoscopy, an in-house blood bank, and a CE conference room for in house training and meetings. We are a very integrated practice that utilizes a team approach to case consultation and management. Our doctors work closely to provide optimal patient care, compassionate client service, and open dialogue with referring veterinarians.

The hospital administrator, Ms. Anne Cordts, will be accepting applications via this website, or accepting your CV to her email acordts@avcslc.net or her confidential fax line (801) 485-2306. Please check out our website located at www.avcslc.net.

ER Veterinarian Opportunities at WVRC(WI)

Waukesha, Wisconsin

Wisconsin Veterinary Referral Center, WVRC, is seeking a full time ER Veterinarian at our Waukesha and Racine locations. A part-time position would also be considered for the right candidate.

WVRC is a VECCS level one certified hospital and is fully equipped with a GE LightSpeed 16 slice CT, high field 1.01 MRI, both Sonosite portable ultrasound and GE Logiq Ultrasound machines. We offer a central PACS system with remote access to all WVRC images. Marshfield Laboratories, complete with an on-site pathologist, is a full service veterinary laboratory located within our Waukesha location.

Enhancing the facilities are highly skilled professionals who believe in a team approach and work collaboratively. This includes a broad range of specialists in Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Critical Care, Surgery, Ophthalmology, Dentistry, Anesthesiology, and Medical Imaging, 18 emergency veterinarians, 5 emergency interns, dedicated technicians and client-focused support staff.

All of our locations provide easy access to the attractions of Southeastern Wisconsin including: theater and concert performances, fine dining, and upscale shopping as well as an active sports scene that includes the Milwaukee Brewers, Bucks, and Admirals. The cities of Madison, Green Bay, and Chicago are easily accessible and the surrounding suburbs provide multiple options for top rated schools and various leisure opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast.

Candidates should have strong organizational skills, a desire to both learn and teach, and the ability to work well within a team.

Interested parties should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and 3 references to: Dr. Kari Severson, kari.severson@wvrc.com. WVRC 360 Bluemound Rd, Waukesha, WI 53188