Collier County Domestic Animal Services, located in Southwest Florida is seeking qualified Veterinarians with a passion for shelter medicine! We offer a competitive salary starting at $140,000 annually and a wide range of benefits including 11 paid holidays, health insurance, and a pension plan.
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.
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.