Veterinarian - Peterborough, Ontario Canada

Veterinarian - Peterborough, Ontario Canada

  • Location

    Peterborough, Ontario

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Salary:

    C$80,000 - C$100,000 (neg) subject to ex

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

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  • Job ref:

    JN -052019-10939

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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We are currently recruiting a Veterinarian for a full-service Accredited veterinary hospital in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada

The Practice:

Our client is a full-service veterinary hospital in the beautiful town of Peterborough, Ontario. Located about 1.5 hours from Toronto this is the destination for families and outdoor adventurers alike perfect for skiing in winter and hiking and camping in the summer. Peterborough is an idyllic Canadian town with fantastic amenities. Our client is a 3 doctor veterinary clinic with an experienced and long established support staff offering a 24hr service to the Peterborough County and surrounding area. Very little is referred out and facilities and services include 24hr Intensive care unit, oncology, critical care, orthopedic surgery, and chemotherapy. A fully equipped surgical suite, Digital Xray, Surgical Laser, Therapy Laser, Behavior Training, Nutrition, Emergency Surgery, Toxicology Screening, Trauma Response, Full on-suite lab plus much more.

The Role:

This position is to join a team of 3 DVM’s and full support staff on a full-time schedule. Our client runs three shift patterns, morning, evening and night with each shift 10-12 hours depending on the schedule. There is huge scope for mentoring and learning in this role as the Medical Director has a wealth of experience in all areas of veterinary medicine and surgery.

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for a candidate who is looking to make a positive impact on the local community and lay roots in the area. This position is open to candidates of all experiences including new graduates however they ideally are looking for someone with a couple of years experience. Our client is also able to recruit British and Irish Graduates who have passed the NAVLE interested in a permanent move to Canada. This would suit a candidate with entrepreneurial instincts and a desire to develop and grow the clinic long term.


In return, our client is offering a fully negotiable salary starting at circa C$80,000 for new graduates and rising with experience, vacation time and full benefits including Health, Dental, wellness days WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors, Robust Clinical Studies program, opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities and more.


Role: Associate Veterinarian

Type: Small Animal

Start: Negotiable

Hours: Full time

Salary: circa C$80,000 rising with experience + Benefits

Ref: JN -052019-10939

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