Are you ready to use your animal care passion and medical skills to help homeless animals? Halifax Humane Society (HHS), an award-winning animal shelter located in Daytona Beach, Florida- the city known for "The World's Most Famous Beach", is seeking candidates for Staff Veterinarian with a desire to excel. This is a great career opportunity to live, play, and work by the beach!
The Veterinary Services Department includes working at the open admission shelter performing High-Quality, High-Volume spay/neuter (HQHVSN) surgery, health care of the sheltered pets, and assisting in animal cruelty investigation as well as working at the public spay/neuter clinic.
New to shelter medicine? We are happy to train new graduates or veterinarians interested in pursing shelter medicine through mentor-ship and in a relaxed environment that fosters mastery of HQHVSN.
We value four main values for our department: communication, integrity, teamwork, and a hard-working attitude. Come join a shelter and culture that is animal-centered.
As a not for profit organization, this full time position also qualifies for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF).
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include: health, dental, and vision insurance; retirement options; paid vacation, holidays, and sick time; licenses paid; membership dues; CE budget
About Halifax Humane Society
The Halifax Humane Society is a 501 (c)(3) private nonprofit organization servicing the Greater Daytona Beach area in Volusia County, Florida. Halifax Humane Society was founded in 1937.
We are an open-door animal shelter that services over 25,000 animals annually. Kennel and cage capacity can comfortably house approximately 350 animals per day and is usually full.
Equipped with a spay/neuter clinic, we perform early-age spay/neuter surgeries to ensure that all adopted animals are altered before entering a new home. Subsidized spay/neuter surgeries are also available at Halifax Humane Society's Redinger Spay/Neuter Clinic, located at 600 Mason Avenue in Daytona Beach.
Humane Education is made available to any and all schools, businesses, civic groups, etc. through speaking engagements, tours and material. In addition, Halifax Humane Society has a focus on keeping pets with their families through animal training and behavior classes.