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.
Want a rewarding position where you help homeless pets become adoptable so they can find their furever homes and help owned pets, so they do not get surrendered to a shelter? Want to never have to talk to clients about money? Join our amazing and passionate team! We believe every person deserves to have a pet and we never turn away any pet because the owner cannot afford spay/neuter or core vaccines.
Veterinarian - NEW SALARY & HIRING INCENTIVE
Job Summary Hiring Incentive:$30k hiring incentive ($15k upon starting and $7.5k on completion of each year of first 2 consecutive years of employment). For additional information please contact Marilyn Gotbeter Chief Veterinarian, Animal Care Services Department Marilyn.Gotbeter@sanantonio.gov or by telephone at 210-207-6651 Under general direction, is responsible for performing veterinarian services in the City's Animal Care Services Department. Performs examinations on animals brought into the animal care facility; ensures incoming animals receive appropriate vaccinations and preventative medicine; performs spay and neuter surgeries; and performs medically necessary surgeries. Evaluates and assigns animals for treatment or medically required euthanasia to prevent suffering. Exercises technical supervision over assigned staff. This position is an "unclassified" position and has no disciplinary appeal rights to the Municipal Civil Service Commission. This position is likewise subject to at-will employment status and can be terminated at any time for any reason.