Join an enthusiastic team of animal welfare advocates who share your goal of saving animals lives! Prevent A Litter Veterinary Hospital is looking for a compassionate surgeon to offer the highest quality spay/neuter surgeries for cats and dogs of all ages, size, and temperaments. This position is part-time with the potential to move to full time if desired. Hours are flexible with competitive salary, full health care benefits, continuing education allowance, and reimbursement for State and DEA licenses.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Ability to perform up to 32 surgeries in a day, or show the desire and accuracy to comfortably get to that point within 6 months.
Physical examination of animals, diagnosing and monitoring patients, proper dosage and induction of anesthetic agents according to state law.
Provide additional services as needed such as administering vaccines, drawing blood, implanting microchips, etc.
Perform euthanasia as needed on sick animals, using the most humane, up to date methods set forth by the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Safely handle and operate on feral and fractious animals, as well as shelter animals and otherwise unowned animals.
Completion of wellness and surgical procedures in a competent, safe and efficient manner.
Current doctoral degree in Veterinary Medicine.
Up to date DEA registration and Virginia State Veterinary License.
Regularly able to stand for long periods of time, lift and/or move large animals with reasonable accommodation.