Benefits including health insurance, 11 paid holidays, and a pension plan.
DVM or equivalent
Our Shelter Veterinarians provide medical/surgical care and treatment for the animals at the shelter; perform spay/neuter surgery on shelter pets prior to adoption; educate/advise the staff and the community in the care of animals; oversee medical treatment and care of animals; examine, diagnose and perform treatment and surgery as needed. Veterinarians supervise, train and direct the work of the veterinary team.
Collier County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a Drug Free Workplace. Veterans and their spouses/families may receive preferential treatment.
Requires a Doctorates degree from an accredited college or university in Veterinary Medicine and a Florida State License to practice veterinary medicine; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. DEA license is required prior to appointment and must be maintained during employment. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver’s License with any applicable endorsements and maintain eligibility requirements and endorsement(s) to drive a County vehicle as provided in CMA 5805. Fingerprinting required.
Collier County Domestic Animal Services is Collier County's open admission animal shelter. Our mission is to ensure compliance with local and state animal-related laws; to return strays to their owners and promote the adoption of homeless animals to new families; and to work toward ending the community problem of pet overpopulation.