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The Oregon Zoo is seeking a permanent full-time clinical Veterinarian. This position is responsible for the updating, execution and oversight of the preventative health program and the care of sick and injured animals, the pathology program and support and interface with other Zoo departments. The selected candidate will assist with the supervision of animal health staff during clinical procedures, and participate in conservation, research and teaching aspects of the Animal Health Program as needed.
As the Veterinarian you will
Doctoral degree in veterinary medicine; Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Veterinariae Medicina Doctoris (VMD) or equivalent degree from an accredited college of veterinary medicine AND
Completion of an American College of Zoological Medicine (ACZM) approved post-graduate zoo medicine residency program AND
Minimum of Two years of full time clinical zoological medicine experience in a medium to large AZA accredited zoo OR
Any combination of education and experience that provides the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the classification duties and responsibilities.
Possession of, or the ability to obtain within the first six months of employment:
Valid license to practice veterinary medicine in the State of Oregon
Ability to acquire Drug Enforcement Agency registration to prescribe and purchase controlled substances
Ability to become federally accredited to write valid interstate and international health certificates
Valid driver's license
Medical testing and/or immunizations may be required as the duties of this position may require close contact with animal areas and enclosures where animals may be present.
Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination is considered a minimum qualification requirement for Metro job applicants. This proof will be requested during the hiring process.
$95,220.00 - $135,241.00 annually
Apply by visiting our website www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs
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Oregon Zoo / Metro4001 SW Canyon RdPortland, OR 97221Fax: https://www.oregonzoo.org
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