Staff Veterinarian Hybrid Community and Shelter Veterinary Services
Purpose of Position: Staff veterinarians are the foundation of the League’s veterinary teams. This is an interdepartmental position that provides veterinary care in fast-paced, mission-driven environments, practicing shelter medicine half-time and community medicine half-time.
The Logan Development Group is conducting a confidential recruitment for a HVHQSN Surgeon with demonstrated passion about ending pet overpopulation and preventing unwanted litters with the Humane Society of South Mississippi (HSSM) in Gulfport, MS. HSSM is a well-established, fast-paced two doctor practice with a strong focus in shelter medicine, spay/neuter, and affordable wellness services for the community. HSSM offers many services to provide the best comprehensive care to patients including radiology, comprehensive in-house laboratory diagnostics, surgical suite, veterinary pharmacy on-site & online, and more.
This position announcement will be used to fill a Full-Time, Permanent, Non-Represented, Safety-Sensitive Veterinarian vacancy within the Police Department. This veterinarian position serves as the expert in veterinarian responsibilities for planning, coordinating, and directing veterinary science activities in Animal Care & Control. The primary purposes of this position are to examine and triage animals entering the facility, develop and oversee appropriate treatment plans for animals requiring emergency or ongoing medical care, development and oversee appropriate behavior plans for animals, monitor the health and care of animals housed at the shelter, and acts in the capacity of expert witness as needed. This position will have some supervisory responsibilities, including the supervision of contractual veterinarians. This position requires medical/behavioral knowledge of animals including domestic, agricultural and exotic. The work requires knowledge of the policies, procedures, and regulations of the state veterinary science.