The Central Oklahoma Humane Society is searching for two full time staff veterinarians. Our staff veterinarians are responsible for the care and treatment of all OK Humane Adoption and Relocation program animals to include maintenance of preventative health programs, infectious disease and medical protocol.
We have an internal vet hospital located in Oklahoma City staffed with a clinic manager, registered vet tech, clinic office assistant, and animal care assistants. The positions are salaried with PTO, paid holidays, and other benefits optional. Dues, licensing and liability insurance fees paid by the company. Staff vets are included in an after-hours emergency phone rotation but typically no overnight, weekend or emergency shifts. USDA accreditation for writing health certificates is required. See the complete descriptions and apply on our website at: www.okhumane.org/careers.
Must be able to work standing or sitting for 8 or more hours.
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds repeatedly throughout the day with help.
Must be able to bend and kneel repeatedly.
Must be able to see fine detail in a variety of situations.
Must have good hearing including ability to distinguish changes in pitch.
Must have reasonable degree of agility to move through tightly cramped areas in various situations.
Must have acceptable sense of touch and smell.
Must have good range of motion in joints especially wrist, knees, elbows.
Must have good range of motion in your back, for instance twisting.
Must be able to work in potentially extreme environmental temperatures.
Must have acceptable sense of balance.
Must be able to work and reach on hands and knees.
Must be able to use a ladder and or step stool.
Must possess excellent hand-eye coordination.
Must possess an acceptable degree of dexterity in hands and fingers.
Must have good vision including peripheral vision, fine detail, distance, depth perception and ability to focus.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
The Central Oklahoma Humane Society was founded in 2007. We work in close partnership with Oklahoma City Animal Welfare (OKC Animal Shelter) and other local shelters. Our primary focus is to eliminate the needless euthanasia of healthy, adoptable animals in Oklahoma City.Our journey begins and ends with love. We love animals and believe that central Oklahoma will see a day when every healthy and a...doptable pet finds a home.Since our beginning in 2007, we have found homes for over 20,000 cats and dogs and fixed more than 88,000 pets.Mission StatementThe Central Oklahoma Humane Society exists to enrich the communities it serves by promoting the well-being of animals.Vision StatementThe Central Oklahoma Humane Society will make the compassionate and respectful treatment of animals a prevalent community value and the well-being of animals a community priority.Central Oklahoma Humane Society’s Core ValuesWe respect animal life and promote the good health of animals.We believe euthanizing healthy, adoptable animals is not acceptable.We believe education is the key to the humane treatment of animals.We believe that the human-animal bond enriches the entire community.We support a better understanding of animals and animal welfare.OK Humane is a 501(c)3 organization that is funded solely by donations, grants, and bequests. It receives no government funding or tax dollars. Our Federal tax ID number is 20-8446621.