Avian and Exotic Veterinary Care is growing, and we are looking for the right person to join us as an associate veterinarian. We are Oregon’s only specialty avian/exotics hospital, and we are guided by our core values of integrity, competency, respect, compassion and education. We would like our new veterinarian to be someone who is actively pursuing board certification in an exotics-related specialty (ACZM or ABVP), or is already board-certified. This position will involve seeing appointments 3 to 4 days a week, allowing for plenty of study and office time. Please check out our clinic website at www.avianexoticvetcare.com, and if you believe you are a great choice to join our team, please apply via this posting by October 20, 2017.
Applicant requirements include:
DVM or VMD degree, obtained from a veterinary medical school accredited by the AVMA.
At least 1 year of full time clinical experience as a veterinarian with avian and exotic patients, including birds, reptiles, amphibians, mammals, fish and invertebrates.
Ability to obtain an Oregon veterinary license within 2 months of hire.
Avian and Exotic Veterinary Care opened in northeast Portland in April 2016 and is Oregon's only specialist-level avian and exotics private practice. AEVC's patients include approximately 50% birds, 25% mammals, and 25% herps/fish/invertebrates. Our practice capabilities and equipment include rigid endoscopy, ultrasonography (with up to 15MHz), 90 watt Ellman radioscalpel/cautery, dentistry includ...ing for rabbits and rodents, and digital radiography. We offer housecall appointments in addition to our in-clinic appointments, and we do not see after-hours emergency appointments. AEVC's owner and clinical veterinarian is Dr. Lisa Harrenstien, who is a Diplomate of the American College of Zoological Medicine and a graduate of North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Our clinic values are compassion, competency, education, integrity and respect, and we retain a coaching consultant to help our culture thrive. Visit our website at www.avianexoticvetcare.com or our clinic Facebook page to learn more about us.