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Associate Veterinarian - Fort Worth Zoo

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Employer:  Association of Zoos & Aquariums
Job Type:  Full Time
Country:  United States
City:  Fort Worth
Salary:  Inquire
10/05/2012 06:42 AM

The Fort Worth Zoo is seeking applications for the position of Associate Veterinarian. The associate veterinarian will report to the Director of Veterinary Services and will be responsible for the execution and continued development of the preventative health program, the diagnosis and medical management of sick animals, conducting clinical studies, contributing to the scientific literature, teaching senior veterinary students, and participating in the Zoo’s conservation programs. The Burnett Animal Health Science Center is a spacious, well-equipped building which includes quarantine and necropsy facilities and a wide variety of diagnostic and surgical equipment.

The Fort Worth Zoo has a collection of approximately 5,000 animals, including aquatic specimens in the on-site aquarium facilities. The Zoo supports progressive scientific programs supported by state-of-the-art medical, nutritional and animal care facilities.

  • The ideal candidate has great enthusiasm for this profession, good communication skills and enjoyment of working in a team environment.
  • The candidate will be licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the United States and be eligible to acquire a license in the state of Texas.
  • The candidate must have completed post-graduate training in zoological medicine and/or completed two years of full time zoo medicine experience.
  • Additionally, candidates must be able to work irregular hours including weekends and holidays, lift, bend, stoop, and walk as required.
  • A valid driver license with acceptable motor vehicle record to maintain Zoo standards of insurability is required.
  • The start date is flexible and the position will remain open until the ideal candidate has been selected.

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