Greater Staten Island Veterinary Services (GSiVS), a satellite of Garden State Veterinary Specialists of NJ, is currently accepting applications for a full time overnight emergency veterinarian. We are looking for experienced, enthusiastic, motivated veterinarians comfortable with a busy caseload to join our growing emergency service family. Our emergency doctors are responsible for incoming emergency cases, managing hospitalized cases, and play an integral role in establishing and maintaining communications and relationships with our referring veterinarians, clients and the general public. Strong communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team are essential. Our emergency doctors will be expected to help oversee the intern and the support staff on the emergency service and participate in their learning. They will also work as the sole emergency doctor and must be able to triage and multitask. The ideal candidate would have completed an internship or have a few years of emergency experience. An interest in performing emergency abdominal surgery would be a bonus! Our emergency doctors are trained in performing abdominal ultrasound.
The veterinarians in this area have been referring to our family of hospitals for over twenty years. This location has enabled us to provide emergency and referral veterinary care closer to home for our established base of clients as well as new clients in the Staten Island area. We are the only fully staffed 24 hour veterinary hospital in Staten Island.
Our emergency doctors work three to four consecutive shifts per week. Please contact us for more information on the schedule. The emergency service in this hospital is directly supported by friendly approachable specialists in internal medicine, emergency/critical care, surgery, ophthalmology, and cardiology (oncology starting summer 2017) and is actively recruiting other specialists. Other specialties are available at our NJ hospitals.
Equipment within our hospital includes but is not limited to digital radiology, ultrasound, comprehensive in-house lab and point of care tests, two surgery suites, paperless medical records, banked blood products, Snyder oxygen cages, multiparameter monitors, and more. We have complimentary weekday transportation for patients between our hospitals as needed. We have a great location at the intersection of Victory Blvd and Richmond Avenue in Staten Island, with lots of parking and 24 hour amenities. This location is easily commutable to locations in central NJ, Staten Island, and other boroughs of NYC. This is a great area to live in, with easy access to beaches, sports, arts, NYC, Philadelphia, several airports, parks, shopping and more!
Our private, family-owned company of three hospitals offers a competitive salary (generous base plus production-based bonus) and benefits (401K with matching, fully covered health insurance premium, CE reimbursement, paid time off, uniforms, employee pet medical care discount, and associated veterinary dues and fees are reimbursed). To find out more about the great team at GSiVS please forward your CV to the medical director, Susan Meeking DVM DACVIM DACVECC
Candidates must be able to obtain a New York State veterinary License and DEA license. A rotating internship or comparable small animal experience is required.
Additional Salary Information: Based on experience- generous base and production bonus, paid medical coverage, 401K with matching, paid days off, CE stipend, pet health care discount, uniforms, license and fees reimbursed
Greater Staten Island Veterinary Services is a 24/7 emergency and referral hospital serving the pets of Staten Island and surrounding areas. We are a satellite of the privately owned Garden State Veterinary Specialists hospitals in New Jersey with specialists in internal medicine, critical care, surgery, cardiology, and ophthalmology (Oncology starting summer 2017) at this location. This centra...l location is great for those staff living in Staten Island (the greenest borough of NYC!), as well as those who live off the Island and commute from New Jersey or the other boroughs of NYC. Our benefits are above average including fully covered health care, 401K with employer matching, paid time off, CE stipend, pet medical care discount, uniforms, and more.