Job Title: Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian

Job Meta

Employer: WGCi

NOC / Eligible Industry: 3114

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Job Type: Full-time Permanent Contract

Ref#: Vet002

Number of Requirements: 1

Location: Mt. Pearl, NL

Job Description

Role and Responsibilities

  • A compassionate, enthusiastic, small animal critical care Veterinarian to help build the medicine service and continue the growth and expansion of the specialty services. The successful candidate will have
  • Experience in clinical practice and leadership
  • The ability to display tact, moral sound judgment, and ethics
  • A positive attitude and superior interpersonal skills
  • The ability to influence others with respect to motivation of people, business delivery, and effectiveness
  • Must work overnight and weekend shifts when required
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Proficient in English

Job Duties

  • Provide comprehensive critical care, encompassing triage, stabilization, and the entire course of care during the acute medical crisis and high-risk period.
  • Properly perform critical care treatments on hospitalized patients, and assist with clinical procedures and direct patient care.
  • Maintain professional and open dialogue with referring veterinarians.
  • Instruct veterinary students, veterinary technician interns, and rotating interns.
  • Attend and assist in shift change case rounds.
  • Visually inspect all patients before discharges.
  • Make sure that all paper work is complete, including medical records and control drug logs.


  • Someone who enjoys a challenge,
  • Enthusiastic, caring and compassionate,
  • Excited by opportunities to learn,
  • Ready to be part of a team that comes together to ensure the best care possible for our patients and their families
  • Patient and client care, and promoting a team approach with opportunities for both professional and personal growth
  • Opportunities to learn and grow within our hospital, and gain additional skills in emergency medicine and surgery if motivated.


  • Experience in emergency care or those who have completed a small animal rotating internship
  • Board certified (ACVIM) or eligible for board certification in Emergency and
    Critical Care are encouraged to apply
  • Applicants must be eligible for full licensure in Newfoundland

Candidates must have the ability to be licensed in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. A Canadian Certificate of Qualification is required for graduates of a veterinary program outside of Canada. For graduates of a non-AVMA accredited program and board certification in the ECVECC, successful completion of NAVLE and CPE is required. For graduates of a non-AVMA accredited program, successful completion of the ACVECC board examination after completion of an ECC residency would not require completion of the NAVLE and CPE.

How To Apply

  • Previous applicants need not apply again;
  • Application submissions require you to register on-site;
  • Resumes' MUST be in English;
  • Include your current residence (address), phone number and your email address in your resume;
  • Acceptable cv/resume file formats include Adobe Acrobat .pdf, Microsoft Word .doc or .docx;
  • Please prepare your resume to the following format, example: jobtitle-firstname-lastname-ref#.fileformat
    So, based on the above acceptable file formats, this specific job resume title would look like one of the following:
    Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian-John-Smith-Vet002.pdf
    Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian-John-Smith-Vet002.doc
    Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian-John-Smith-Vet002.docx
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