food animal veterinarian - Picture Butte (AB) - Job posting

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Food Animal Veterinarian Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on January 07, 2020 by Employer details Alberta Beef Health Solutions

Job details

  • Location Picture Butte, AB
  • Salary$$88,000 to $110,000YEAR year for 176 to 210 hours per month
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day, Weekend, Overtime, On Call
  • Start date As soon as possible
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1386408

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Licensure by provincial or territorial authorities; Canadian Veterinary Medical Association Certification; Canadian food inspection agency (CFIA) inspector training

Experience

Experience an asset

Specific Skills
Treat sick or injured animals by prescribing medication, setting bones, dressing wounds or performing surgery; Diagnose diseases or abnormal conditions in individual animals, herds and flocks through physical examinations or laboratory tests; Vaccinate animals to prevent and treat diseases; Advise clients on feeding, housing, behaviour, breeding, hygiene and general care of animals; Provide a range of veterinary services including obstetrics, dentistry and euthanasia; Perform routine, emergency and post-mortem examinations
Additional Skills
Hire and train staff; Enforce government regulations in disease control and food production including animal or animal-based food inspection; Supervise animal health technologists and animal care workers; Conduct veterinary research related to areas such as animal nutrition, health care products development and disease prevention and control
Weight Handling
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Work Setting
Veterinary clinic; Private practice; Farms
Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Ability to distinguish between colours; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Bending, crouching, kneeling
Ability to Supervise
3-4 people
Work Location Information
Relocation costs covered by employer
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Dependability; Judgement; Values and ethics; Reliability

Advertised until:

2020-03-02

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