Associate Veterinarian and OSU Adjunct Faculty ($120,000-$125,000)
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Type: Full Time
Salary: $120,000 - $125,000 per year
DVM or equivalent
5 openings available.
WHO WE ARE:
Backed by Columbus Humane’s 140 years of experience serving our community, our mission and vision is to provide comprehensive care including medical treatment as well as surgical/dental services for homeless pets, owned animals, and community partner animals while sheltered by Columbus Humane.
The Associate Veterinarian will be required to work closely with rescue partners, foster homes, cruelty investigators and the entire Humane Society team to provide this high level of care. In addition, the Associate Veterinarian will support the teaching mission of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine by participating as an adjunct professor in veterinary student learning and teaching. We believe in supporting the teaching mission of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and the Rachel Ray Foundation Pathways to Careers in Animal Health veterinary assistant training program. As a Veterinarian on our team, you will have the opportunity to assist in clinical instruction and hold the title of OSU Adjunct Faculty.
THE GOOD STUFF (Benefits):
We care about your well-being, not just on the job. Columbus Humane offers comprehensive and competitive benefits to help you live your best life.
Well balanced life: Compressed work schedule-giving you a dedicated day to accomplish things in your personal life without using vacation time. Most weekends off. No production quota, simply practicing medicine the way you feel is best.
Take time to recharge: You get paid time off to support work-life balance and keep motivated.
Prioritize wellness: Stay healthy with medical, dental, and vision coverage with wellness incentives and benefits plus a variety of optional supplemental benefits.
Better together: Annual uniform, license, and dues allowances.
Build your financial future: Build financial stability with an IRA retirement savings plan. Health saving plans offered. As a non-profit 501c3 associate, you are eligible for Public Service Loan forgiveness.
Advance your education: Free access to online video library for continued education. Monthly staff meetings.
COOL STUFF (Diagnostic capabilities):
IDEXX Reference Laboratory, In-house IDEXX Laboratory, Digital Radiology, and dental x-ray.
MUST HAVE’S (Qualifications):
DVM/VMD degree from accredited university, licensed in the State of Ohio.
Experience in high volume surgeries, animal shelter/herd health medicine and/or exotics medicine desired.
Experience with Microsoft Office.
Passionate belief in Columbus Humane’s vision, mission, and values.
Ability to foster a collaborative team approach to solving challenging situations.
Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of people from all social and economic segments of the community.
OFFICIAL STUFF (CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS)
Must possess a current and valid Ohio Veterinary License and a valid Ohio Driver’s License and insurable driving record.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from clients, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to write speeches and articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format. Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.
Longer hours when necessary and demanded by population and/or special cases. Extended periods of sitting, standing, stretching, and bending.? Must be able to lift 50 pounds, as will be lifting animals for examinations and surgeries.
Work is performed in a normal veterinary clinic setting including exposure to hazardous chemicals and potential exposure to parasites and infectious diseases that can be carried and transmitted by animals.
Columbus Humane is an Equal Opportunity Employer.We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
The Columbus Humane mission is to fight animal cruelty, help animals in need and advocate for their well-being. We are a team of experts — skilled, caring and innovative people dedicated to our mission. Our vision is for all animals live free of suffering and all companion animals are valued members of loving and caring families. But we can’t do it alone. Join us, and together, we’ll continue making history.