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Wendy Dox, Executive Director
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Editor for the Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery

Posted on October 1, 2018

The job can be performed at the applicants current worksite or institution

The Association of Avian Veterinarians (AAV) is seeking a new Editor for the Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery (JAMS). JAMS is a peer-reviewed, scientific publication in the field of avian veterinary medicine and surgery with circulation volume of approximately 1,400 subscriptions. The Editor will have primary responsibility for the publication of JAMS and will work under the guidance of the AAV Executive Board. Preference will be given to candidates with a DVM/VMD degree and a strong interest and experience in the field of avian medicine and a solid record of scientific publication. A full description of the duties and responsibilities of the position can be found at aav.org/news. Click LEARN MORE for further information.

Associate Veterinarian

Posted on September 7, 2018

West suburb of Chicago, Illinois

Avian & Exotic Pet Practice in west suburb of Chicago, Illinois

Integrative Avian and Exotic pet practice in western suburbs of Chicago is seeking a part time or full time veterinary associate.  This progressive exotics practice is a combination of a primary care facility for a well established client base, referral practice for avian and exotic pets from around the Midwest, and holistic care center for dogs, cats and exotics.  Nearly 95% of the patients are comprised of avian and exotic pet species, while the remaining are dog and cat holistic care patients.   This practice is housed in a beautifully designed facility that creates a calm and welcoming ambiance, while providing the latest in avian and exotic pet medicine.
Applicants must be compassionate, service oriented and intellectually motivated.  In addition, a strong sense for team work is necessary to complement our top notch support staff and clientele.  Potential associate must possess a strong passion for exotic pet medicine and never ending quest for learning in this ever changing field.  Our entire team maintains a strong foundation in conventional diagnostics and therapy for all of our patients.  Training and experience in holistic modalities is not required, but an open-minded attitude and willingness to incorporate the benefits of alternative therapies available is a necessity.
Contact Robert Ness at 630-697-8163 or send a letter of interest and resume to drness@nessexotic.com. Find out more about us by visiting our website at nessexotic.com.

EXPERIENCED associate veterinarian

Posted on June 1, 2018

Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, USA

Exotic Vet Care is looking for an associate veterinarian. We are committed to providing cutting-edge, high-quality care for exotic pets and we are seeking a new long-term team member. This position would suit a veterinarian with at least 2 years exotics experience or has ideally completed a rotating internship and who strives for excellence. This individual should possess a wide range of diagnostic and surgical skills, be team player, and have strong leadership and excellent communication skills.

Our modern practice features paperless records, digital radiology, CT scan, fluoroscopy, ultrasound, rigid & flexible endoscopy, in-house laboratory and incubators.

Compensation package includes salary based on experience, bonus plan based on production, paid vacation, paid time off, discounted pet care, retirement plan and continuing education funds.  We are located just 10 minutes from beautiful beaches and historic downtown Charleston. We are surrounded by amazing outdoor activities such as fishing, kayaking, paddle boarding and surfing. The local veterinary community is a close-knit group that supports each other and meets monthly at local restaurants for sponsored CE dinners. We require an in-person interview. If interested, please submit a CV with 3 professional references and direct any questions to jose@birdsandexotics.com

Veterinary Technician

Posted on March 2, 2018

The San Francisco Zoological Society is seeking applicants for the position of Veterinary Technician.  This position will report to the Veterinary Hospital Manager and work cooperatively with one other full time Veterinary Technician.   The San Francisco Zoo is within a 100 acre park on the Southwest corner of San Francisco.  The current vertebrate collection consists of 864 animals within 194 species.   This is a full time position that offers benefits.

For full information click here: San Francisco Zoo Vet Tech 2018

Salary: DOE
San Francisco Zoo
Apply at: www.sfzoo.org

Deadline is March 31, 2018

Full Time Veterinarian

Posted on February 27, 2018

Madison, WI

SM/EX animal hospital near Madison, WI seeking a highly motivated, experienced, FT veterinarian. Ideal associate will be intelligent, compassionate, hardworking, and always striving for excellence. Individual should possess a wide range of diagnostic and surgical skills, bring new skills and specialty interests into an already diverse practice. Must be team player and have strong leadership qualities and excellent communication skills. Practice is fully equipped with digital radiography, video endoscopy, ultrasound, therapy laser, tonopen, paperless records, full in house lab with Idexx equipment, and well stocked pharmacy. We have 6 FT CVTs on staff, providing high quality nursing care and advanced technical assistance to our doctors. Schedule to include four 10 hour days and every 3rd Sat 8am-1pm. Exceptional pay package available for the right person including health insurance, paid vacation, paid licensing, professional liability insurance, local association dues, continuing education. We are interested in a long term relationship. If you want to be limited only by your own imagination and possess a strong drive to be the best, then this may be the position for you. Ownership possibilities exist. Send resume to h.clemmmons@spartananimalhospital.com.

Aquatic Animal Health Fellowship

Posted on February 20, 2018

Davis, California

This is a one-year program designed to train post-graduate veterinarians in the emerging field of aquatic animal health.  Specifically, this program will train candidates to integrate expertise in aquatic animal medicine into the broader fields of animal, human, and ecosystem health, through experiences from aquaculture, fisheries, public aquaria, companion animal medicine, academia and research.

Salary is based on the University of California Academic Salary Scale, in accordance with current Intern Salary scale. A full-benefits package consisting of medical/dental and vision plans will also be offered. The fellow is required to relocate during the different rotations. Some funds are available to support some of the travel and relocation expenses.

Immediate availability is desirable. To receive fullest consideration, applications must be received by April 1st 2018. Position is open until filled. E-mailed applications will be considered immediately. Interested applicants should submit 1) a letter of intent outlining special interest in the position, overall related qualifications and experiences and career goals; 2) curriculum vitae; and 3) the names and addresses of three professional references to: sotomartinez@ucdavis.edu

Full employment information available here:  Aquatic Animal Health Fellowship Recruitment (2018-2019) Feb 13 2018

VETERINARY ASSISTANT and CERTIFIED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN

Posted on January 17, 2018

Portland, Oregon

We are expanding our team at Avian and Exotic Veterinary Care, Oregon’s only specialty avian/exotics hospital. We are seeking a Veterinary Assistant and a Certified Veterinary Technician to help our practice grow, individuals who agree with our core values of integrity, competence, respect, compassion and education. You will be a valued member of a small staff, including Oregon’s only 2 board-certified exotics specialist veterinarians and 6 CVT’s, veterinary assistants and receptionists.

Job Type: Full-time
Hourly wage: $15.00 to $22.00 per hour
We also offer a comprehensive benefits package. This package includes health insurance and dental insurance, paid time off, CE allowance, CVT license fees, uniforms, pet care discounts, and access to the support provided by our communications coach.

To apply, please email Dr. Lisa Harrenstien at DrLisa@avianexoticvetcare.com with your cover letter and resume information in the body of the email. Please do not include any attachments with your email, as we must be careful with computer virus protection. Thank you for your interest in AEVC!

For more information click here: AEVC CVT_Vet Asst Job Info

Associate Veterinarian

Posted on January 13, 2018

Fargo, North Dakota

The Animal Health Clinic in Fargo, North Dakota is seeking a sixth veterinarian with exotic experience to join our small animal practice.  At least 3 years of experience with reptiles, birds, and exotics is preferred.  Great hours with no on-call or after-hours emergencies.

Competitive salary will depend on experience.  Terrific benefits are offered including: 100% paid family health, dental, and vision insurance; 401(k) with up to 4% match; profit sharing; paid time off; paid association dues/licensing/liability insurance; paid continuing education; employee discount.

To apply please email resume and cover letter to natalie@ahcfargo.com.  If you would like more information about the clinic, the position, or what Fargo, ND has to offer, please call Natalie- Practice Manager, at 701-237-9310.

For full position information click here: Associate Veterinarian

Associate Veterinarian

Posted on January 2, 2018

Pasadena, California

Exotic Animal Veterinary Center is looking for an Associate Veterinarian. We have 3 full time and 2 part-time vets, and we are still booked solid. We have just celebrated 3 months in our huge, brand new, state of the art hospital. Now that we have the space, we can hire another associate. We see 100% avian and exotic pets, approximately 40% rabbits, 40% birds, and 20% reptiles and other animals. We practice high quality, highly compassionate veterinary medicine and our clients frequently allow thorough work ups and opt for progressive treatments. We have digital radiology, ultrasound, rigid endoscopy, in house laboratory, therapy laser, and incubators, and referral for CT scans is a short drive away. We have a fun work environment and a highly talented support staff.  We offer a competitive salary, bonus plan based on production, paid vacation, paid time off, health insurance, discounted pet care, and continuing education. Experience preferred, internship trained ideal, willing to consider new graduate.
Interested people can contact Dr. Sari Kanfer at bunnyvet@yahoo.com

Conservation and wildlife medicine Internships

Posted on November 27, 2017

Waynesboro, VA, USA

Every year the Wildlife Center will be offering a one year-long veterinary internship and a six-month veterinary internship for graduate veterinarians seeking further experience in conservation and wildlife medicine. Each intern will be supervised by the Hospital Director, a veterinary fellow, two licensed veterinary technicians, and two wildlife rehabilitators. Each intern will be involved in all aspects of wildlife medicine including physical exams, diagnostic sample collection, radiography, anesthesia, surgery, medical treatment, necropsy, husbandry, record maintenance, telephone consultations, on-call emergencies, and presentations at rounds. Each intern will also supervise senior veterinary students from various schools, volunteers, and the veterinary technician intern.

Full Internship Information

Applicants must submit:

·       Curriculum Vitae

·       Letter of interest

·       3 reference letters

·       Official veterinary school academic transcript (in English)
Questions regarding the internship should be submitted to:

Dr. Ernesto Dominguez
Hospital Director
Wildlife Center of Virginia
PO Box 1557 Waynesboro, VA 22980
edominguez@wildlifecenter.org

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