Surgeon needed for spay/neuter clinic for cats in Williamsport, PA
Beckoning Cat Project
August 22, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Part Time or Full Time - Any experience level considered
DVM or equivalent
Do you love cats? Tired of bean counters? Do you want to make a difference? Are you tired of overtime and on call hours? Then we have the job for you!
We are a 501(c)3 located in Williamsport, PA, just 3-4 hours from Philly, NYC, DC, Baltimore and Pittsburgh. This is a beautiful area of PA with lots of hiking and outdoor activities, art and music venues and two local colleges. The cost of living is low and it a great place to call home
We have spayed or neutered over 17,000 cats since opening our clinic in 1/2014. We are in need of a second surgeon that is able to work Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and possibly, a couple of evenings for wellness appointments. We are primarily looking for part-time (approx. 30 hours a week) but would be open to full time.
In addition to spay/neuter, we also perform amputations, enucleations, entropian and other procedures, as needed. Successful applicant must be able to perform pregnant spays, handle pyometras and cryptorchids. We work with a mix of pets, strays and ferals. All cats are welcome.
This is a fast paced position and you must be comfortable doing an average of 20 surgeries per day. If you do not have a lot of surgery experience our vet is willing to train so you can gain speed.
We also offer a limited number of wellness appointments, which included physicals, vaccines, FeLV testing and treating URTI.
We offer an upbeat, friendly work environment where you personal life comes first.
Prefer someone with a strong surgery background, but our vet is willing to traina if experience is needed for speed.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary based on experience.
About Beckoning Cat Project
Beckoning Cat Project is a 501(c)3 corporation operating a low cost spay/neuter clinic for cats in Williamsport, PA, We recently received a grant to open a second location in Northumberland, PA. We have s/n approx 17,000 cats at our Williamsport location since opening in 1/14. We offer high quality, individualized care for each cat, including a physical, treatment of wounds and other care as needed. We accept all cats (pets, feral, barn and stray) and have no income or geographic locations. This position would appear to qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program, which would forgive a portion of your student debt.