Associate Veterinarian

2566 S Island Hwy, Campbell River, BC V9W 1C5, Canada Req #44
Monday, September 12, 2022
You were made to save animals, we take care of the rest.

Employer: Campbell River Veterinary Hospital  
Position: Associate Veterinarian 

Terms of Employment: Permanent / Full Time  

Location: Campbell River, BC 

Employment Address: 2566 S Island Hwy, Campbell River, BC, V9W 1C6 

Hours of Work: 32 hours/week  

Language: English 

 

Benefits:   

  • Eligible for discretionary bonuses and increases in salary; 
  • Paid vacation/sick leave, Continuing Education (CE) allowance, VIN membership, annual licenses paid; 
  • Eligible for RRSP matching; 
  • Eligible for life insurance, Serious and Critical Illness insurance, EAP 
  • Eligible for travel insurance  
  • Dental and Vision insurance; 
  • Extended Medical insurance; 
  • Generous pet policy;  
  • Access to network of over 1000 veterinarians; 
  • Malpractice insurance; 
  • Signing bonus; 
  • Relocation bonus; 
  • Production pay 

Salary: $120,000 / year 
 

Contact: please send resumes to careers@vetstrategy.com and include “Campbell River Veterinary Hospital” in email subject line.  

 

Duties: 

  • Perform routine and emergency therapeutic procedures 
  • Perform Veterinary surgery in routine and emergency cases 
  • Responsible for patient records management 
  • Post-operative observation 
  • Accurate client billing  
  • Participate in continuing education matters 
  • Examine animals and diagnose problems or diseases through physical examinations or laboratory tests 
  • Diagnosing and prescribing medication to sick or injured animals  
  • Consult with pet owners about preventive healthcare; and carry out medical and surgical procedures, such as vaccinations, dental work, and fractures. 
  • Perform routine surgeries and handling emergency cases 
  • Consulting clients on hygiene and general care of their pets. Exemplary skills to work with colleagues, clinic staff, pet parents and community 
  • Provide a range of veterinary services including obstetrics, and euthanasia 
  • Offer general wellness and vaccinations, nutrition, and weight management programs. 
  • May enforce government regulations in disease control and food production. 
  • Keeping up with the flow of the clinic and meeting expected appointment times 
  • Expected to attend ​monthly DVM and all other team meetings, and contribute ideas and feedback at the meetings that will help with the health of the clinic and patients 

Requirements:  

  • 4-5 year university degree in veterinary medicine (as well as any required pre-veterinary studies for the university program, if applicable 
  • Completion of national certification examinations or equivalent are required.  
  • Provincial Licensing in British Columbia is required or ability to obtain  
  • Passion for what you do every day! Enthusiasm, energy, and a positive attitude are a must 
  • A strong desire to educate and build solid relationships with clients 
  • Solid communication skills, both when dealing with clients and interpersonal relationships 
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends 
Do not miss out on this unique opportunity to join a fun and dynamic team! VetStrategy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation, please reach out to careers@vetstrategy.com.  

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