Organization: City of Springfield (AZA Member)
Location: Springfield, MO, United States
Job or Internship: Job


Organization: City of Springfield

Date Posted: 1/10/2014

Date Needed: 1/10/2014

City: Springfield

Location: Missouri

Country: United States

Primary Category: Veterinarian

Type of Position: Full-Time

Description & Details


"Open until Filled”

DUTIES: To serve as a clinical and research veterinarian; coordinate veterinary activities; maintain the health and well-being of the zoological collections associated with the Dickerson Park Zoo.

REQUIRES: Graduation from an accredited school of veterinary medicine. Must possess a valid MO Motor Vehicle Operator’s License. Must have a license to practice veterinary medicine in the state of Missouri; must possess a Federal Drug Administration-Drug Enforcement Agency Certificate for all schedules; and the ability to secure accreditation by the United States Department of Agriculture is required. Will be on call for emergencies or special cases that may require services after the regularly scheduled hours.

SALARY: $1,988.00 - $2,731.20 Bi-weekly is complete Salary Range.(Starting salary is typically at the beginning of the range depending on individual qualifications and budget authorization.)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Search Committee will consider all applications/resumes received by January 31, 2014; however, applications/resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.


Equal Opportunity Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin or disability. Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to testing or appointment. Proof of United States Citizenship/Authorization to Work in The United States as established by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986 is a condition of employment. Pre-employment drug testing required.

Apply on line at our website: or in person to City of Springfield,

840 N Boonville, Room 324, Springfield , MO 65802.