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Veterinarian

Full-Time

Salary

$145,000 - $150,000

Location:

Ivy Pets Midwood

About the Company

Greetings to all pet lovers in Brooklyn! We are opening a brand new location in Midwood and are looking for passionate people like you to join us. You’ll be using brand new technology, exam rooms, and tools. This is an opportunity to pay a vital role in developing a fresh, supportive culture of dedicated animal healers. We selected Midwood for our new location due to the lack of urgent care clinics for animals South of Prospect Park. With your help, we will help pets and pet parents find care right in their backyard without having to travel across Brooklyn!


You may have heard about our 46-acre Pet Resort in New Jersey: Green Leaf Pet Resort Millstone. This location offers training, day care, boarding and grooming services and has hundreds of 5-star reviews online.

About the Role

Day-to-day as a Veterinarian includes performing surgeries on injured animals, treating wounds, spaying and neutering animals and prescribing medicine as needed. Vet technicians will complete most of your lab callbacks, and assistants on stand-by to help complete records. Build on a relationship of trust, you will have complete autonomy to practice medicine as you see fit. Ultimately, you’ll act as the point of contact for pet owners, whether it’s to treat illnesses and injuries or to advise on animal nutrition and general care.

Responsibilities

  • Examine animals to assess their health and diagnose problems

  • Treat and dress wounds

  • Perform surgery on animals

  • Test for and vaccinate against diseases

  • Operate medical equipment, such as x-ray machines

  • Advise animal owners about general care, medical conditions, and treatments

  • Prescribe medication

  • Euthanize animals

Qualifications

  • Work experience as a Veterinarian, Veterinary Technician or Veterinarian Assistant

  • Experience conducting various types of surgeries, vaccinations and health checks on animals

  • Knowledge of medical equipment (e.g. X-ray machines) and anesthesia procedures

  • Problem-solving skills

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain medical terms and conditions using simple language

  • Availability to take evening or weekend shifts in cases of emergency

  • Patience and a love for animals

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree

Benefits

  • Uniforms and jackets provided for a professional appearance and comfort during colder weather.

  • 20 days of paid time off (PTO) per year, which can be used for vacation, sick days, or personal days.

  • Six major holidays are observed each year, during which time the office is closed, and employees can spend time with their loved ones.

  • Support for continuing education, including financial assistance for those interested in pursuing licensure as a veterinary technician.

Green Leaf Vets provides equal opportunities for everyone that works for us and everyone that applies to join our team, without regard to sex or gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, any service, past, present, or future, in the uniformed services of the United States (military or veteran status), or any other consideration protected by federal, state, or local law.

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