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Veterinarian

Riverview, NB | February 2021

Employer: Riverview Animal Hospital
Position: Associate Veterinarian
Terms of Employment: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Riverview, New Brunswick
Employment Address: 550 Pine Glen Road, Riverview, New Brunswick, E1B 4X2
Hours of Work: 40 hours per week
Language: English

Benefits:
● Eligible for discretionary salary increases;
● Eligible for accommodation expenses, transportation costs, and relocation expenses;
● Paid vacation/sick leave, Continuing Education (CE) allowance, retention bonus, VIN membership, annual licenses paid;
● Dental Benefits, Disability Insurance, Extended Medical insurance;
● Employee Assistance Program;
● Vision Care;
● Generous pet policy;
● Access to network of over 700 veterinarians
● Malpractice insurance
● Signing bonus
● Production bonus
Salary: $90,000
Contact: marsha@vetstrategy.com

Duties:
● Perform routine therapeutic procedures
● Perform Veterinary surgery
● 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)
● Completion of national certification examinations or equivalent are required.
● Provincial Licensing in New Brunswick 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 overnights, evenings and weekends