Please make sure to attach both a resume and cover letter to complete your application.
Are you a veterinarian who is a passionate, level-headed clinician committed to animals living good lives, and who thrives in a fast-paced environment? AAH is designed to provide high-quality secondary medical care to animals in need who come to us through our internal partners (our own ASPCA adoption center, kitten nursery, and community advocate team) and external partners (NYPD and other NYC organizations). Additionally, AAH provides high-quality emergency practical medical care to local public clients who can’t otherwise afford it. We are staffed by one full time board-certified internist, a full time board-certified surgeon, a doctor whose practice is limited to small animal internal medicine, 13 generalists, 6 veterinary interns, a part time board-certified cardiologist, part time board-certified surgeon, and part time board-certified radiologist.
Our ICU provides 24-hour care with a nursing staff of licensed veterinary technicians. AAH has advanced endoscopic, ultrasound and echocardiographic capabilities, digital radiography, dental radiography, orthopedic and soft-tissue surgical capability, i-STAT in-house blood chemistry analyzer, in-house coagulation testing, capnometry and pulse oximetry.
The staff veterinarian will collaborate effectively with the entire hospital team to provide emergency services, inpatient and outpatient treatment, and general surgery and dentistry procedures to our target populations of at-risk dogs and cats. The staff veterinarian will also collaborate to provide coverage for the Animal Recovery Center (ARC) and the In House Veterinarian position as needed.
At AAH, we are passionate about minimizing fear, anxiety, and stress and pain in our patients. Team members in this position are responsible for providing service and communication to clients, members of the public, co-workers, and patients that is consistent with our practice’s standards and Fear Free values.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Managing Medical Cases (60%):
Provide Medical Coverage for ARC and In House Veterinarian (25%):
Exemplifies the ASPCA’s Core Values:
Ability to successfully work in a high-volume, fast-paced emergency practice and effectively multi-task without loss of attention to detail, Ability to work well within a team and communicate effectively and courteously with all levels of staff including VeterinaryTechnicians and Client Service Representatives, Veterinaryinternship or minimum 5years small animal medicineexperience withoutinternship.
Veterinarian License -Other
Education and Work Experience:
Doctorate: Veterinary Medicine (Required)
VeterinaryInternshipPreferred, Veterinary WorkExperience