Full-time and/or Relief Veterinarian Needed for Expanding Non-Profit Clinic
RGV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic
June 18, 2018
75000.00 - 85000.00
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - Any experience level considered
DVM or equivalent
The RGV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic, a well established, non-profit is seeking a full-time and/or a relief veterinarian for its high quality, high-volume spay/neuter and wellness clinic located in McAllen, TX. We are a Humane Alliance mentored clinic committed to reducing the number of homeless, sick and injured pets entering local shelters. Our local animal center takes in approximately 32,000 dogs and cats every year and euthanize more than 70%. We have performed almost 60,000 surgeries since opening in 2009, offering our services to the general public, local animal centers and rescues. In October 2016, after almost 7 years at our original location; we moved our fully equipped, computerized practice into a newly renovated 6,000 s.f. facility suited for a growing practice.
We are looking for a motivated, well rounded Veterinarian to join our expanding practice and help lead our dedicated veterinary support staff. We are looking to expand our practice to include income based, limited general medicine in an effort to better serve the growing population of the Rio Grande Valley. With a population of over 1.3 million and an average of 33% living below the poverty level, the need is great.
New graduates are encouraged to apply; training will be provided. Salary is negotiable and based on experience. Benefits are provided, including but not limited to: paid vacation and personal time, medical and professional insurance, licensing and professional association fees and continuing education.
We are also looking for the assistance of a Relief veterinarian to work from Tuesday, August 21st-Saturday, August 25th and possibly throughout the month of September. Any portion of the dates requested will be considered. Pay is customary and negotiable.
Must be a licensed Veterinarian in good standing in the state of Texas or eligible.
High volume spay/neuter and general practice experience, preferred, but not required.
Must be able to communicate effectively with clients and colleagues.
Must be willing to participate in the training of veterinary staff.
Must ensure all staff members adhere to proper care of all patients.
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is negotiable and based upon experience.
About RGV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic
The RGV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic is a 501 c 3, non-profit organization established in 2009. The mission of the Clinic is to reduce the pet overpopulation by providing high volume, high quality and affordable sterilization services to all companion animals of the Rio Grande Valley.