Associate Veterinarian - Sydney Animal Hospital

Sydney Animal Hospital, 609 Grand Lake Road, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada Req #484
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
You were made to save animals, we take care of the rest.

The Sydney Animal Hospital has been serving the community of Cape Breton for over 40 years. A true natural beauty, Sydney is a charming harbour town located in Cape Breton, filled with outdoor adventure, scenic drives, highland scenery and breathtaking coastal views.You and your furry friends are welcome in our hospital where our outstanding 2 doctor and 4 technician team will provide you with all of the support you need. We understand the importance of pets in our lives, and we strive to provide the highest quality of medicine and surgery in a compassionate and caring atmosphere with the latest technologies and equipment. We were the first in Cape Breton to computerize our patient files and purchase complete in-house diagnostic equipment from IDEXX. In addition, we provided the first direct digital radiology service in all of Atlantic Canada. Locally, we are the only provider of cold laser physiotherapy and laser surgery. In 2006, we were the Atlantic Regional Winner of the Veterinarian Team Appreciation Award presented by Bayer Health Care and Pets Magazine. Our facilities include 3 examination rooms and a comfort room. Today, we are looking for an experienced Veterinarian to join us on a full-time basis. The ideal candidate is a driven, dependable and dedicated team-member with a strong work ethic.



WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:

  • Licensed (or eligibility) to practice veterinary medicine in Nova Scotia

  • Passion for what you do every day

  • Enthusiasm, energy and a positive attitude are a must

  • A strong desire to educate and build solid relationships with clients

  • Excellent communication skills, both when dealing with clients and team members.


WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Competitive compensation 

  • Signing bonus

  • Accomodation bonus

  • Generous CE allowance

  • Access to our network of over 1000 DVMs 

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance

  • Professional liability coverage

  • Association dues and VIN membership

  • Outstanding medical and pet supply discounts

  • Fairness, respect in the workplace

  • Opportunity for personal, professional and financial growth


HOW WE KEEP OUR TEAM AND CLIENTS SAFE:
 

We take everyone’s safety very seriously. We have added safety measures so that our hospital can continue to provide essential services to animals in our region. We have implemented more intensive sanitation practices, online ordering, and other guidelines for physical distancing.


ABOUT VETSTRATEGY:
 

Sydney Animal Hospital is part of the VetStrategy group of clinics. VetStrategy is a 100% Canadian  operated group of veterinary clinics with locations throughout Canada. We believe that veterinary hospitals are an integral part of the community they serve and as such we put a large focus on community-based activities and initiatives. Every clinic and hospital we partner with is unique and serves a very diverse client base.


Do not miss out on this unique opportunity to join a fun and dynamic team! VetStrategy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation, please reach out to careers@vetstrategy.com.  

Please note: if you are presented with an error message when creating your profile, please reach out to careers@vetstrategy.com with a copy of your resume and the requisition number of the position you are interested in. We have identified this issue with our vendor and are working to resolve it as soon as possible.  In the interim, by emailing your resume, a member of the Talent Acquisition Team will review and connect back on next steps.

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  • Sydney Animal Hospital, 609 Grand Lake Road, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada