The Edmonton Humane Society has been an animal welfare leader in the Edmonton community since 1907. We are more than a shelter. We are a safe haven for the thousands of animals that come into our care each year. EHS plays a key role in the Edmonton region by enriching the lives of people and their companion animals not only through our sheltering, but through our programs, services and community engagement.
Reporting to Manager, Animal Health, a Shelter Veterinarian provides support, guidance, and expertise to the shelter in the areas of medicine and surgery. This position will provide exciting opportunities to lead best practices in sheltering for sick or injured animals while maintaining EHS vision of excellence in the advancement of animal welfare.
Key Roles & Responsibilities
This position has several responsibilties as outlined below:
Skills and Abilities
As an ideal candidate, you will have an advanced knowledge of companion animals, including exotic species, as well as ability to perform high volume spay/neuter surgeries. You have the ability to work both independently and within a team and demonstrate an ability to work well in stressful situations and adapt accordingly.
Compensation: EHS offers a competitive Not-For-Profit compensation package which includes a comprehensive benefits package, and a strong work-life balance.
Hours: 30 hours a week or less; is expected to work hours as required to fulfill department responsibilities. Some evenings and weekends may be required.
How to Apply:
The Edmonton Humane Society is an equal opportunity employer and we thank all applicants for submitting their resume. However, only those candidates considered for employment will be contacted.
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