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Veterinary Criticalist Position, Berkeley, CA

Veterinarian opportunity in a new, exciting practice in Berkeley, CA

Attention all experienced Veterinarians! A growing animal practice in Berkeley is seeking a highly skilled and compassionate Critical Care Veterinarian to join their dynamic team. We offer competitive salary packages, a supportive and collaborative work environment, and opportunities for professional growth and development.

Berkeley has a diverse and vibrant community, with a strong emphasis on culture, education, and social activism. The city is home to the University of California, Berkeley, which attracts a diverse student body and faculty from around the world. Berkeley is just a short drive or train ride away from San Francisco, one of the world's most vibrant and exciting cities. This makes it easy to access all the cultural, educational, and economic opportunities that San Francisco has to offer.

Key Duties

  • Providing immediate medical attention to critically ill or injured animals
  • Examining, diagnosing, and treating animals with a variety of emergency medical conditions, including trauma, respiratory distress, and shock
  • Performing advanced medical procedures, such as mechanical ventilation, blood transfusions, and fluid therapy
  • Collaborating with other veterinary professionals and support staff to provide comprehensive, coordinated care to all patients
  • Maintaining and updating medical records, including patient history, diagnoses, treatments, and prognosis
  • Staying current on advances in veterinary critical care, attending continuing education courses, and participating in professional organizations
  • Demonstrating a commitment to ethical and professional standards in all interactions with patients, clients, and colleagues

Package and Benefits

  • Excellent Salary and Welcome Bonus
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • CE Reimbursement
  • Dues and Memberships
  • Health Insurance
  • 401k Retirement plan

Key Skills, Qualifications & Client Requirements

  • A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited veterinary school
  • Board certification or eligibility for certification in emergency and critical care by a veterinary specialty organization
  • Strong knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and surgery
  • Advanced training and expertise in critical care medicine
  • Ability to diagnose and treat a wide range of medical emergencies, including trauma, respiratory distress, and shock
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, to effectively communicate with pet owners, staff, and other veterinary professionals
  • Ability to work well under pressure, make quick decisions, and remain calm in emergency situations

What Happens Next?

If you are interested in finding out more about this Critical Care Veterinarian job in Berkeley, CA please click the 'Apply' button. On submission of the job application form, an email alert is sent to the specialist consultant handling this role to register your interest.
All dialogue with us is in the strictest of confidence, without any obligation and we will NOT send your details to the relevant practice without your consent.
Alternatively, to find out more about this role or any other roles that maybe relevant, you can email us at [email protected] or call our Veterinary team on +1 (786) 7060905

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Competitive Salary, Paid Vacations, Sign on bonus, Production % bonus, 401k

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