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Veterinarian-Shelter and Spay/Neuter Clinic-Surgery
The Jersey Shore Animal Center, a small private non-profit animal shelter, is seeking a shelter veterinarian who wants to make a difference for the pets and people of our community by providing quality care to sheltered and owned pets, working to advance the organization's mission, and being a team player with an incredible staff! If you are looking for an opportunity to combine your passion for animals, great medical care and a sense of community then this job is for you. Our ideal candidate should provide exceptional veterinary medical care to our shelter animals and our clients, while making a difference for the animals and families within our community. The position will include supervising medical care of the shelter animals and spay/neuter surgeries of both shelter and public owned pets. In addition to low cost surgeries, we also offer low cost wellness appointments and preventive care to public owned animals. Our shelter has great relationship with local veterinary clinics in case of emergencies or to provide diagnostics, such as radiographs. We also have good relationships with veterinary specialists in the area if an animal should need anything beyond what we can provide. This is a full-time position with benefits paid in full after 3 months. Paid vacation time. CE benefits are negotiable.
Animal Control Veterinary Technician
We're looking for a Veterinary Technician! Emily, our current vet tech, is moving to Colorado and leaving behind a fantastic position in our shelter. We'd love to have a compassionate, driven, enthusiastic individual join our amazing team! Not only is the pay phenomenal ($22.05 - $30.66/hour) and the hours great (Tuesday-Saturday 8am-1pm) but you'll also get to work with a fun team at a progressive animal shelter! Some key things our vet tech does are: * Provides exams and treatments, both routine and emergent, to shelter animals * Coordinates special treatment and surgery appointments with local vet hospitals * Conducts Feline Leukemia (FeLV), Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV), Heartworm, and other diagnostic tests as needed * Cleans kennels and provides food, water, and enrichment to shelter animals * Maintains accurate medical records * Assists with the coordination of the foster program * Provides customer service duties as needed To learn more about our shelter, visit our website at www.AmesAnimalShelter.org To learn more about the City of Ames, visit https://www.cityofames.org/about-ames/always-ames To apply, visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cityofames/jobs/3113565/animal-control-veterinary-technician