Become a part of the Army's Global Veterinary Medical Practice (GVMP) - A challenging yet rewarding employment opportunity! The GVMP operates veterinary treatment facilities (VTFs) on most military installations for the Army, Navy, Marines, and Air Force. Your work will be dedicated to pet health within the military community and in support of the United States Army Medical Command. Animal Health is an integral part of the Army's public health mission and touches the lives of Department of Defense (DoD) personnel, military members, and their families.
GVMP employees work closely with both Military Veterinary Medical Officers and civilian Veterinarians to provide quality healthcare to privately owned animals and deliver the highest level of customer service while adhering to federal and state guidelines and regulations. Due to this organization's unique mission, GVMP relies heavily on a motivated and dedicated workforce. We strive to deliver quality care by placing importance on maintaining a diverse team of multi-disciplinary professionals.
This position is located at the follow installations:
Anderson AFB Guam
Barksdale AFB California
Edwards AFB California
Fort Huachuca Arizona
Fort Worth Texas
Hanscom AFB Massachusetts
Holloman AFB Oklahoma
Job Type: Part-time (20 hours a week) to Flexible (00 guaranteed hours) depending on location
You can use two (2) methods to apply for this job:
Electronically (preferred) at https://www.usajobs.gov/ and search for Vacancy Identification Number (VIN)
Additional selections may be made from this vacancy announcement for up to 90 days after the closing date.
Work schedule to be determined after hire. No TDY, shift work, or holidays.
Performs professional veterinary work that involves the investigation, examination, treatment, and control of animals. Diagnoses animal health problems; vaccinates against diseases, such as distemper and rabies; medicates animals suffering from infections or illnesses; treats and dresses wounds, seat fractures; performs surgery; and advise owners about animal feeding, behavior, and breeding. Issues health certificates. Performs and interprets laboratory findings. Maintains health records and prepares reports as necessary. Includes other related duties as assigned. ADDITIONAL DUTIES OF THIS POSITION ARE OUTLINED IN PD #20409:
Your qualifications will be evaluated on the following competencies:
Possess a degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree, i.e., Veterinary Medical Doctor (VMD), obtained at a school or college of veterinary medicine accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education (AVMA). (transcripts required) Must possess an unrestricted, valid state license to practice veterinary medicine (required with application)
Physical requirement: Ability to lift 40 lbs and long periods of standing, restraining, kneeling, reaching and sitting, etc.
Required supporting documentation:
Unofficial college/university transcripts may be uploaded for initial qualification screening. Official transcripts must be provided prior to time of hire.
State licensing screen shot ok. Official license required prior to time of hire.
Foreign Education: If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show that the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program; or full credit has been given for the courses at a U.S. accredited college or university.
Conditions of Employment:
If selected, a completed and signed copy of our job application form (DA Form 3433) is required prior to entrance on duty.
A physical examination and immunizations are required to work in a veterinary environment.
Must not have an aversion to animals, blood, bodily fluids, animal tissues, strong odors, needles, or sharp instruments. Long periods of standing, restraining, kneeling, reaching and sitting, etc.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is pro-rated based on a 40 hour work week to between $35.94 and $42.64 per hour