JOB DUTIES • Perform spay/neuter surgeries and post-op care as needed • Performs physical examinations and issues health certificates for interstate transport • Treat all animals humanely and compassionately at all times • Maintain confidentiality regarding all cases • Actively support associate staff, county leadership and shelter team • Follow medical and cleaning protocols for the prevention of infectious/zoonotic diseases • Perform euthanasia as needed • Supervised handling of controlled substances • Respond to field operations as needed • Enter medical records/use of Petpoint Animal Management Systems • Conduct routine inventory and maintain clinic records for DEA regulated substances • Educate staff and public on veterinary issues • Report to work in extreme weather conditions such as fires, hurricanes and considered essential in emergencies and/or disaster situations. • Other duties as assigned.
How to Apply
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS • Graduate of a recognized school of Veterinary Medicine and possess or obtain license to practice veterinary medicine in South Carolina, possess or obtain Level II accreditation to perform health certificates • Maintain DEA & DHEC licenses and professional license to practice veterinary medicine • Excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills and computer skills. • Willingness to acquire proficiency in HVHQ and pediatric spay/neuter • Ability to thrive in fast-paced work environment • Continue research to maintain safe & effective medical protocols • Must be able to work around all animals • Work in area with high noise levels • Demonstrate emotional maturity along with mental and physical flexibility • Must be able to lift 50 pounds; bend, twist, reach, pull & push heavy objects, perform physical activities including frequent walking, standing, bending & stooping • Must be able to pass the required pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check
Apply Here: https://www.horrycounty.org/Employment