Fort Scott Veterinary Center (FSVC) is a newly established but quickly growing mixed animal practice serving Fort Scott, Kansas, and the surrounding areas. Our clinic was established to bring the latest in veterinary advancements and outstanding customer service to southeast Kansas. We pride ourselves on taking the time to carefully listen to each client so that we can provide the most appropriate care for their animals.
We are currently assembling a team of exceptional veterinarians to meet the demands of our growing clientele. As such, this is a rare opportunity to help build a successful practice from the ground up. Our clinic boasts brand new facilities including a surgical suite, in-house laboratory, small animal exam rooms and large animal handling facilities specially designed with user and animal safety in mind. We are also fully equipped to handle in-field calls whenever they arise.
Additionally, FSVC has a unique connection with ReproLogix, a cattle, horse, sheep, deer and goat reproduction center located near our clinic. If interested, our veterinarians have the opportunity to receive advanced training to assist with embryology work on a variety of species. For experienced veterinarian embryologists, opportunities exist currently to join the embryology team at ReproLogix full-time.
Examine, diagnose and treat companion and farm animals
Perform routine preventative care for companion and farm animals
Provide in-field emergency care for livestock
Administer anesthesia, perform surgery and monitor animals during surgery and recovery
Collect and examine body tissues, feces, blood, urine, etc.
Operate medical equipment (x-ray, sonography, microscope, etc.) and interpret findings
Humanely and compassionately euthanize animals when necessary
Provide after-hours emergency services on a rotating schedule
Educate clients on importance of preventative care
Cultivate strong relationships with customers
Effectively communicate with multiple team members and clients
Maintain detailed and accurate patient records, documentation, etc.
Represent FSVC at community events
Maintain a professional image and uphold the Veterinary Code of Ethics at all times
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree
Licensure in necessary states or ability to acquire license
Valid driver’s license
Ability to safely and effectively handle companion animals and livestock
Willingness to work in both clinic and field settings even in adverse weather conditions
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to explain veterinary jargon in lay terms
Decisive decision-making skills
Superior active listening skills
Ability to receive and humbly accept constructive criticism
Availability for rotational evening/weekend on-call shifts
Fundamental computer skills (email, Word, Excel, etc.)
Interest in or experience with assisted reproductive technologies (embryo transfer, in vitro fertilization, etc.)
Completion of an internship or residency
1+ year experience as a practicing veterinarian
**We encourage new and soon-to-be graduates as well as experienced veterinarians to apply**
This full-time, salaried position is available immediately. We are pleased to offer our veterinarians a comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary that is commensurate with experience. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to join a new and growing practice!
Fort Scott Veterinary Center is a newly established but quickly growing mixed animal practice serving Fort Scott, Kansas and the surrounding areas. Our clinic was established to bring the latest in veterinary advancements and outstanding customer service to southeast Kansas. We pride ourselves on taking the time to carefully listen to each client so that we can provide the most appropriate care for their animals.