Full time, associate position available in our equine practice, winter/spring 2019.
Georgian Bay Equine Veterinary Services is a growing 3 vet practice located 2 hours north of Toronto, in the beautiful Blue Mountains/Georgian Bay region of Ontario. The practice provides services primarily to sport horses across several disciplines including Hunter/Jumper, Dressage, Eventing, Western Performance as well as pleasure horses. Staff currently consists of 2 active full time veterinarians and 1 recent retiree. We employ 3 registered veterinary technicians as well as additional office and support staff.
Our practice is predominantly ambulatory, but we have recently added a treatment facility and office within the last year. We are the only exclusively equine practice within a large geographical area.Our practice consists of general and preventative medicine, lameness diagnostics and prepurchase exams, dentistry, reproduction, alternative and emergency medicine. We offer digital radiography, ultrasound, endoscopy.
We are looking for a motivated individual to join our progressive team. This is an opportunity for the right individual to create a career in a growing practice in an area that offers a fantastic lifestyle. This position should generate a full caseload for the successful candidate.
The ideal candidate would have completed an internship with some additional time spent in private practice, or several years of equine practice with good mentorship. Experience in lameness, reproduction, dentistry and general preventative and emergency medicine is essential.
Emergency call is roughly 1 in 3, shared between practice members. Practice vehicle included and equipment provided, provincial licensing dues paid, membership in AAEP, professional liability insurance, cell phone and generous CE opportunities provided. Social health care and paid parental leave are part of Canada's culture!
Salary commensurate with experience.
DVM or Equivilent.
Completion of Equine Internship or Equivilent work experience.
About Georgian Bay Equine Veterinary Services
We are a 3 vet equine practice located in the Blue Mountains/Southern Georgian Bay Region of Ontario, Canada, approximately 2 hours north of Toronto. We are the only exclusively equine practice in the region and are predominantly ambulatory with a haul-in facility. We employ 3 full time veterinary technicians and additional office support staff. The practice is a mix of performance and pleasure horses and offers digital radiography, ultrasound and endoscopy. We live in a fantastic 4 season recreational area that offers a great active lifestyle. Canada offers excellent health care and parental leave along with many other social benefits.