We are looking for a full time veterinarian to join our 17 doctor, AAHA accredited facility. This position is a senior veterinarian position overseeing the health and medical needs of the feline population in our new feline rescue and adoption facility. “Bianca’s Furry Friends” Feline Adoption Center is slated to open and be fully functional by Fall 2019. At full capacity this facility will house up to 200 felines at any time – most in cage free communal rooms. The facility will have dedicated examination rooms, medical treatment wards, as well as a feline surgical suite. More advanced medical and surgical needs can be managed in the AAHA accredited Medical Center. Infectious disease isolation and treatment would be handled in the state of the art Special Recovery Center.
Job responsibilities (include but are not limited to):
Provide consistent and high quality patient care
Perform thorough physical exams
Make appropriate recommendations for preventative care
Ordering and interpretation of appropriate diagnostics
Ensure medical records are complete and accurate
Develop thorough and appropriate treatment plans (for inpatient or outpatient care)
Maintain and modify the feline health protocols as needed
Provide high level of customer service
Educate adopters on all aspects of feline veterinary care
Respond to callbacks and client inquiries in a timely manner
Follow up on patients when warranted
Able to perform routine feline spay-neuter in an efficient manner
Must be able to perform 15-20 S/N surgeries in a shift
Should be proficient in other routine procedures
Be an active team player
Work cooperatively with colleagues when needed
Elevate problems/concerns to Chief of Veterinary Staff when appropriate
Communicate with feline foster parents and manage the medical needs of felines in the foster care program
For more information please visit phcanimalleague.com or animalleague.org
Please forward cover letter and resume to: HR@animalleague.org
Interest in feline shelter medicine required.
DABVP in feline medicine or shelter medicine preferred.
Compensation commensurate with experience.
Additional Salary Information: Additional compensation includes $1200/year CE allowance and Reimbursement for AVMA Dues, NYS License and DEA License.
Robust health benefits plan that includes both medical and dental insurance.
As a 501-C-3 Non-profit, employees may be eligible for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.
About The Pet Health Centers @ North Shore Animal League America
North Shore Animal League America is the largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization in the world. We are a non-profit organization and since 1944, the League's mission has been saving the lives of pets through adoption, rescue and advocacy initiatives. Every year, Animal League America reaches across the country to rescue, nurture and adopt over 20,000 pets into happy and loving homes. Over the years, Animal League has placed over 1 million puppies, kittens, cats and dogs into carefully screened homes