Virden Animal Hospital Veterinary Corporation is looking for a full-time large animal veterinarian

Our hospital is located on the outskirts of Virden, in the southwest corner of Manitoba on Highway 83 just off the TransCanada Highway and across the road from Heartland Livestock Services.

We are a well-equipped busy, progressive, mixed animal, full-service facility that is 50% bovine and small ruminant, 30% small animal and 20% equine. The practice has 24/7 multi-vet shared on call and emergency services. Large animal equipment includes a tip table, repro scan ultrasound, dental units, endoscope, and portable x-ray. There are indoor and outdoor facilities for both bovine and equine. Most calving is done in-clinic. In-house laboratory services are CBC, Chemistry, blood gas, urinalysis, fecal and more.

We have 8 veterinarians (5 large animal), 5 Registered Veterinary Technologists, several support staff (reception, inventory, vet tech assistants) and a practice manager.

Our hospital utilizes practice software which connects to an app for client electronic reminders, appointment requests, and confirmations.

Located in the south west corner of Manitoba, Virden is in the heart of Manitoba cattle country and the home of Virden Indoor Rodeo and Wild west days. It is a busy community with just over 3,300 people and a full slate of amenities, including a location approximately 25 minutes from Oak Lake Beach Resort.  Virden is located half-way between Winnipeg and Regina, with an hour drive to Brandon, a city of over 50,000 people.

We are looking for either a seasoned large animal veterinarian or a recent grad (as mentorship is available). Looking for team players who enjoy dealing with people yet can work independently. Strong communication, problem solving and listening skills are desired.

We offer above average compensation (depending on experience), extended health care benefits, paid MVMA and CVMA dues, CE allowance, bonus, and generous employee discounts. Applicants must be able to be registered as a veterinarian in Manitoba.

Interested applicants are invited to learn more about us at www.virdenanimalhospital.ca or on Face Book. To apply, please provide a cover letter, resume and 3 references (with current contact information for each) to debrak@virdenanimalhospital.ca


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