The Michigan Humane Society (MHS) has a full-time opening for a Veterinarian at our Detroit veterinary center. MHS provides a full service hospital with a large surgical caseload and well equipped facility for diagnostics and care of animals, and Veterinarians are responsible for delivering high quality veterinary care for both internal and external clientele.
The Veterinarian’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to: examining, diagnosing, prescribing, and treating outpatient and hospitalized animals; performing routine services such as administering vaccines and medications; performing sterilizations and other surgeries; performing emergency triage and stabilizing ill and injured animals; interpreting diagnostic tests; maintaining medical records; providing client education and payment information; and directing other veterinary center staff.
Candidates must hold a DVM license in the State of Michigan, hold or be eligible for a state controlled license, hold or be eligible to hold a DEA license, and hold or be eligible to hold accreditation from the USDA. They must also have a positive work ethic and professional appearance at all times, good verbal and written communication skills, be detail oriented and organized, be able to multitask, be able to work independently as well as part of a team, and have basic computer skills.
Pay is commensurate with experience. Employees receive Paid Time Off, a 403(b) salary deferral plan, and employee discounts. Full time employees are eligible for health, dental, and prescription coverage as well as life and disability insurance. Veterinarians also receive a continuing education allowance and a uniform allowance.
For best consideration, submit your cover letter and resume. The position will be posted until it is filled. No phone calls, faxes, or third parties will be accepted.