Performs professional veterinary work at the Animal Services facility.
Salary may be negotiated.
Examples of Duties:
Performs spay/neuter surgeries for animals that are placed for adoption.
Oversees pre and post operative care of animals brought in for spay/neuter.
Examines and treats diseased and injured animals brought in to the facility and decides appropriate disposition.
Oversees the maintenance of surgical equipment and area.
Trains and instructs staff members in the proper care of animals.
Provides technical advice and assistance as requested.
Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.
License to practice veterinary medicine in the State of Florida.
Florida Veterinary License.
Any State or Federal licenses or permits required to maintain, dispense, and prescribe drugs and medications.
While performing the essential functions of this position the incumbent is regularly required to sit and is frequently required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands or arms, and is occasionally required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, bend body downward and forward by bending legs and spine, and lift and /or move up to 50 pounds.