Celtic Creatures Veterinary Clinic in Sydney, Cape Breton, is now hiring a full-time small animal associate veterinarian. Accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association since 2010, we strive to provide our patients with the highest standards of care possible. Our three experienced RVTs and two full-time DVMs provide a supportive work environment and mentorship for new graduates. Our clinic features electronic records, Avimark software, a full in-house IDEXX lab, digital CR radiology, digital dental radiology, separate dental surgery suite, ultrasound, oscillometric blood pressure monitoring, capnography, EKG and digital tonometry. We are a Feline Friendly Practice (Silver Status) and provide our cats with deluxe kitty condos during their hospital visits to reduce stress. Our clinic closes for two hours a week to have a staff meeting and team training/CE time. We are members of Dr. Brett Beckman's Veterinary Dentistry Academy and obtain online training and mentorship in advanced veterinary dental surgery. As part of a shared on-call group, on-call duties are minimal (one weeknight/three weeks, one weekend/12 wks per DVM). Nature enthusiasts have plenty to enjoy on our beautiful island with world-class beaches, golf courses and hiking trails. Check out www.cbisland.com. Please visit www.celticcreatures.ca for more info.
38 hours per week, shared on-call duties. We are looking for someone who has a great sense of humour, excellent communication skills and is passionate about providing great care and service to companion animals and their owners. We love to learn and are always adapting and updating our policies and want a vet who is compatible with our philosophy and fits in well with our busy and growing practice.
Additional Salary Information: Emergency fees, CE allowance, 3 weeks vacation, shared benefits package (dental and extended health coverage, life insurance) and licensing dues are paid in addition to annual salary.