Full Time $70,120.96 - $105,181.44 Annually
Animal Care Services (ACS) serves the pets and people of San Antonio with pride and dedication. As one of the largest animal sheltering facilities in the state, we take in and find placement for approximately 30,000 animals every year. Many of these animals are ill or injured, and we need your help to give them another chance.
ACS is looking for a Veterinarian to join our two existing Shelter Medicine Veterinarians in helping the helpless. We are looking for someone who values teamwork, ingenuity, and compassion towards people and animals.
San Antonio is one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States, with a rich history and a focus on modernization and equitable treatment for all residents. Our outstanding benefits package includes, along with competitive pay, TMRS retirement with a 6% employer match to employee contributions, short and long-term disability, homeownership programs, student loan repayment programs, $2500.00 a year for license fees, membership and dues, and health insurance. Governmental employees also may qualify for student loan forgiveness after 10 years of employment.
Examine, diagnose, and medically manage non-critical patients
Triage, stabilize, and medically manage critical patients
Ensure all animals receive appropriate vaccinations
Certify that animals in quarantine are free of rabies
Examine animals for signs and symptoms of animal cruelty
Implement policies and programs related to shelter medicine and staff training
Perform high volume, high-quality spay and neuter (Will Train)
Work with fosters to ensure the pets in their care are receiving
appropriate care and support.
Euthanasia does occur in our facility, and the role of the Veterinarians is to prescribe euthanasia for those animals that are too sick or too injured to survive, even with the medical interventions that we can provide.
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