Employment Opportunities


Emergency & Critical Care Specialist - Generous salary and assistance with relocation costs and visas

Sydney, New South Wales

An Emergency and Critical Care Specialist is required to join a hospital in Sydney. This is a newly created position to join the hospitals 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.

This position requires DACVECC or FANZCVS - eligible for specialist registration in NSW OR an individual who has completed an ACVECC approved residency training program in emergency and critical care.

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 patient care.

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 is offering:
• 4 weeks annual leave
• 1 week study leave
• A relocation allowance
• Assistance with visas for overseas applicants

The hospital is located in Sydney – Australia’s largest and most famous city. It is a vibrant harbourside city and the gateway to the rest of Australia. Enjoy all that Sydney has to offer – from unspoilt beaches to public parks and gardens, great food, sunny weather, shopping, culture, art and sporting events. Longterm immigration has led to Sydney's reputation as one of the most culturally and ethnically diverse cities in Australia and the world.

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

Email: denise@vetlink.com.au
Free call (Australia): 1800 991 994
Free call (New Zealand): 0800 543 538
Free call (United Kingdom): 0800 917 8558
Phone: +61 2 9518 7336



Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec


The CHUV of the Faculté de médecine vétérinaire of the Université de Montréal is recruiting a Clinician
/ Staff veterinarian in Emergency and Critical Care for a full or part-time five-year position.

Duties :
The candidate will join the Emergency and Critical Care Service. Clinical tasks will include participation in daily activities of the Emergency and Critical Care Service. The clinical schedule will include evening and weekend duties. The candidate will be expected to participate in teaching of undergraduate and graduate students as well as supervision of technical staff. The candidate may also participate in collaborative clinical research activities. The expected workload is to be divided as follows: 80% Clinic duty and 20% off clinic duty for professional development, course preparation, manuscript preparation etc.

Requirements :
- DVM or equivalent degree
- Residency in Emergency and Critical Care
- Board certification by the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (ACVECC).
- Work experience, as well as the interest / competence in clinical teaching of emergency medicine and intensive care of companion animals in a university environment.
- Candidates must be able to communicate in French or willing to learn.
- The selected candidate must obtain a license to practice veterinary medicine issued by the Ordre des médecins vétérinaires du Québec.

Salary will be based on academic credentials and experience. On call and weekend duties are compensated in accordance with the rules at the CHUV of the Université de Montréal and are in addition to the base salary.

Starting date:
End of October 2017 or according to the candidate’s availability.

Priority will be given to applications received by October 20th, 2017 but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Candidates are invited to send a letter of intent and a curriculum vitae including diplomas, name, address, telephone, fax numbers and email of 3 references to:

Dr Guy St-Jean D.M.V., MS, Dip. ACVS,
Directeur des services professionnels
Université de Montréal, Faculté de médecine vétérinaire 3200 Sicotte
Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, J2S 2M2
Téléphone :(450) 773-8521, poste 38783
Télécopieur : (450) 778-8101
Courriel: guy.st-jean@umontreal.ca
Site web : http://www.fmv.umontreal.ca/emploi

In compliance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority shall be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The Université de Montréal upholds the principles of employment equity and welcomes applications from women, ethnic and visible minorities, aboriginals and people with disabilities.

Employment Equity ProgramThe Université de Montréal promotes the diversity of its staff and encourages members of visible and ethnic minorities, as well as women, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and people of all sexual orientations and identities to apply.

In this text, the masculine form is used to designate both women and men.

Hong Kong

Veterinary Specialty Hospital (VSH) Hong Kong is seeking specialists in Emergency and Critical Care


Veterinary Specialty Hospital (VSH) Hong Kong, open since 2014, is a world class medical facility in the heart of Hong Kong Island - the first and only dedicated specialty referral hospital in Hong Kong. Hong Kong pet owners go to remarkable lengths to treat their pets’ medical conditions. Our referral and emergency caseload is large and growing rapidly. To enhance our collaborative relationship with the referring veterinary community, we do not offer general practice services.

We are looking for a talented criticalist who is a team player and who values working in a collaborative environment, based on mutual respect and support. Specialist referral is a relatively new concept to Hong Kong, therefore, cultivating professional relationships through communication with referring veterinarians and delivering outstanding patient and client care are fundamental to the position.

Hong Kong is a culturally rich, diverse and safe city with countless opportunities to experience a variety of distinctive cultures. The city serves as the major transport hub in Southeast Asia, allowing for convenient regional and international travel. Known as “Asia’s World City,” English is an official language in Hong Kong, along with Cantonese. With a large and thriving expat population, Hong Kong has everything from easy-to-access beaches, hiking trails and nature reserves, to all the amenities of one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. Hong Kong is truly an extraordinary place to live!

We currently offer Surgery, Ophthalmology, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, and Anesthesiology and are seeking specialists in other fields. Equipment in our 15,000 sq ft facility includes digital radiography, ultrasound and echocardiography, fluoroscopy, rigid and flexible endoscopy, and a 16-slice Siemens CT. In-house pharmaceutical compounding has just been launched, and planning is underway to add MRI. The possibilities are endless! The VSH team is paving the way for specialized medicine, elevating veterinary medicine in Hong Kong and throughout Asia.

There is a generous compensation and benefits package, including allowance for cost of living and relocation.

Candidates must be board-certified or have completed an ACVECC/ECVECC approved residency training program in emergency and critical care medicine.

Please email a letter of interest, CV and references in complete confidence.

Confidential Inquiries:
Alane Cahalane, DVM, Dip. ACVS


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

BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Phoenix, AZ seeks Criticalists(AZ)

Phoenix, Arizona

BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Arizona is seeking two full-time boarded Criticalists or individuals who have completed an ACVECC approved residency training program in ECC to join our brand new state-of-the-art emergency and specialty hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. Our critical care service will employ highly qualified, dedicated technicians and excellent ER doctors with many years of experience and/or internship training. As a brand new facility, there are exciting opportunities for the criticalists to request new equipment and offer services based on preferences and interests.

We’re excited to be building a multi-specialty facility located just outside of the Arcadia District in Phoenix, anticipated to open in March 2018. Emergency and board-certified and residency-trained clinicians will work collaboratively to offer services in cardiology, emergency & critical care, internal medicine, radiology and surgery. We also have the potential to start new services for the community. The new building provides a great opportunity for specialists to get the equipment they want, provide the services they are passionate about and provide a seamless experience for clients and patients alike.

Working together with Mars Petcare, BluePearl in Arizona has access to a rich supply of resources to further our mission: Enriching lives through remarkable care for pets. We are dedicated to transforming the delivery of veterinary care through specialty and emergency medicine. We are able to attract the finest clinicians by offering:
• Exclusive focus on specialty and emergency medicine; no primary care
• Competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and an exceptional track record of clinician loyalty
• Potential opportunity for BluePearl ownership (subject to satisfaction of eligibility requirements)
• Flexible schedules that allow focus on both professional development and quality of life
• Individual clinician mentorship and support for training programs through BluePearl University and BluePearl Science
• Strong focus on a positive hospital environment
• Leadership and other advancement opportunities

Phoenix is one of only 13 U.S. cities to have all four major professional sports leagues, so you can catch a game with the Arizona Cardinals, Arizona Coyotes, Arizona Diamondbacks or Phoenix Suns. Phoenix is a mecca of hiking and outdoor exploration of all types, and is ranked as one of the best hiking cities in America by National Geographic. Spend weekends in Roosevelt Row Arts District (RoRo), a walkable, creative district in the urban core of downtown that is nationally known for its art and cultural events, award-winning restaurants, galleries, boutiques and live music.

Want to learn more about the great state of Arizona? https://bluepearlvet.com/careers/why-arizona/

BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual or affectional preference, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of the request. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free

To apply to this opportunity, please visit: https://www.bluepearljobs.com/career-areas/er-specialty-veterinarians/

Affiliated Veterinary Specialists of Gainesville, FL has an available position for an energized emergency doctor(FL)

Gainesville, Florida

About us:
Affiliated Veterinary Specialists (AVS) of Gainesville, Florida has an available position for an energized emergency doctor to join our 24 hour care specialty center. AVS is well-established with an exceptional reputation for having served the North Florida and South Georgia communities for nearly 20 years. AVS Gainesville has shown rapid growth over the last three years, boasting a huge referral support base. We are very active with continuing education seminars in the community as well as lunch and learns with our referral partner hospitals. Our hospital is equipped with digital radiology, colorflow Doppler ultrasound, endoscopy, laparoscopy, a complete laboratory, oxygen cages, and offsite MRI and CT diagnostics. Our full-service diagnostic and therapeutic emergency service has been established for over 25 years. Our collaborative team includes two surgeons, two boarded internists, a boarded ophthalmologist, boarded anesthesiologist (with a second anesthesiologist in our regional network), a certified doctor in Integrative Medicine, and two emergency doctors. An array of board-certified specialists are available in neurology, dermatology, physical therapy and oncology at our regional AVS medical centers in Jacksonville, Orange Park, and Daytona Beach, Florida. We are a privately owned specially hospital with the support of over 175 referring veterinarians.

About you:
Exceptional interpersonal skills are a must for our group, as we are a fun, young, energetic team that is highly focused on outstanding patient care, exemplary client and referring veterinary service and progressive growth. We are interested in adding a team member who can integrate into a synergistic hospital that provides the highest quality of medicine while maintaining our focus on work life balance.

Your schedule would be an average of three shifts per week covering the duties of the emergency service (receiving cases and overseeing hospitalized patients), with rotating weekend duty as required by the schedule. Any and all opportunities to teach and train staff should be utilized while at work. This position is full time, with block time off of service, allowing you to explore the nearby beach coasts or take a mental break in the 164 state parks in Florida, 10 state trails, or numerous theme parks. The position is open immediately, and will be open until filled.

You must be eligible to work in the United States to be considered; my apologies but we cannot support the visa process in our current national climate.

A base salary is negotiable, with production in addition to this base.

About Gainesville:
Gainesville is a historic and progressive city located in the heart of Florida with easy access to Orlando, the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. It is the home of University of Florida and surrounded by beautiful equine country. USA Today’s “Cities Ranked and Rated” publication has historically rated Gainesville as one of the top places to live.

Interested candidates:
Interested candidates should contact Dr. Carolyn McKune DVM DACVAA at (248) 396-0309, and submit their CV via email to carolyn.mckune@avspethospitals.com.

Please contact Dr. McKune with any additional questions.

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

Full time board-certified Criticalist, or individual who has completed an ACVECC approved residency(UT)

Salt Lake City, Utah

Advanced Veterinary Care, Inc. is hiring for a full time board certified Criticalist, or individual who has completed an ACVECC approved residency training program, 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.

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

Blacksburg, Virginia

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 board eligibility after successful completion of an ACVECC approved residency 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:
Applicants must apply and complete the online application at http://www.jobs.vt.edu .
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.