Full-time and/or Relief Veterinarian Needed for Expanding Non-Profit Clinic
RGV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic
Location: McAllen, Texas
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Salary: $80,000- $90,000
$5,000 signing bonus. Salary is negotiable and based upon experience.
The RGV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic, a well established, non-profit is seeking a full-time and/or a relief veterinarian for its high quality, high-volume spay/neuter and wellness clinic located in McAllen, TX. McAllen is located in the Rio Grande Valley in South Texas. McAllen and its neighboring cities are home to Quinta Mazaltan, known for its exotic birds, the National Butterfly Center, Scenic Wetlands and World Birding Center, International Museum of Art & Science, Gladys Porter Zoo and many other sites you can explore at www.townsquarepublications.com. We are also less than an hour from South Padre Island and its Sea Turtle Conservation Center, Dolphin Watch, SpaceX and other sites to be found at www.sopadre.com.
The RGV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic is a Humane Alliance mentored clinic committed to reducing the number of homeless, sick and injured pets entering local shelters. We have performed almost 75,000 surgeries since opening in 2009, offering our services to the general public, local animal centers and rescues. In October 2016, after almost 7 years at our original location; we moved our fully equipped, computerized practice into a 6,000 s.f. facility suited for a growing practice. Under current circumstances, the clinic follows recommended COVID-19 safety protocols to ensure the safety of its staff and clients. The clinic staff is proud to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
We are looking for a motivated, well rounded Veterinarian to join our expanding practice and help lead our dedicated veterinary team. We are looking to expand our practice to include income based, limited general medicine in an effort to better serve the growing population of the Rio Grande Valley. With a population of over 1.3 million and an average of 33% living below the poverty level, the need is great.
New graduates are encouraged to apply; training will be provided. Salary is negotiable and based on experience. Benefits are provided, including but not limited to: paid vacation and personal time, medical and professional insurance, licensing and professional association fees and continuing education allowance. As a non-profit clinic, veterinarians may qualify for loan forgiveness.
Must be a licensed Veterinarian in good standing in the state of Texas or eligible.
High volume spay/neuter and general practice experience, preferred, but not required.
Must be able to communicate effectively with clients and colleagues.
Must be willing to participate in the training of veterinary staff.
Must ensure all staff members adhere to proper care of all patients.
The RGV Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic is a 501 c 3, non-profit organization established in 2009. The mission of the Clinic is to reduce the pet overpopulation by providing high volume, high quality and affordable sterilization services to all companion animals of the Rio Grande Valley.