Safe Harbor Humane Society, is seeking a skilled, energetic, self-motivated, high volume, high-quality Spay/Neuter Shelter Veterinarian with knowledge of shelter medicine. Full-time hirer is preferred but would consider a part-time hire – please contact for more information. We are willing to be flexible with schedules. Safe Harbor is expanding, never boring, and a great place to help animals that are the most in need. Kenosha, Wisconsin is located in the southeastern part of Wisconsin. Kenosha is a lakefront town, with many outdoor activities available. Kenosha is approximately an hour from Milwaukee and Chicago.
The primary responsibilities include performing high-quality, high-volume spay/neuter surgeries for shelter and public animals along with community cats, examining and monitoring the health of shelter animals, treatment of shelter animals. Also, the performance of additional surgeries on shelter animals is ideal. These responsibilities are performed in coordination with the Executive Director and clinic staff.
Summary of Qualifications
DVM or VMD degree from an accredited university.
Licensed in Wisconsin or ability to become licensed prior to employment
Current DEA license or ability to obtain prior to employment
Experience with high volume spay/neuter and pediatric surgeries highly desirable
Training through the ASPCA spay/neuter alliance can be arranged if experience and training for the candidate is needed
There are also volunteer opportunities at area spay/neuter clinics to gain experience while in the presence of other experienced veterinarians
Experience with shelter medicine practices is desirable
Provide leadership, direction, guidance, and training for veterinary technicians and other shelter staff.
Public vaccine and wellness clinics
Help with developing written protocols for the clinic
Provide emergency medical care as needed
Educate staff and volunteers regarding animal disease