Professional Opportunities

Established in 1977, Shakespeare Veterinary Hospital is a progressive, well-equipped, primarily small animal practice, with a modest number of avian, reptile, and other Exotic patients. Located in Stratford CT, in coastal Fairfield County, we provide passionate pet care through wellness, diagnostic, medical, Surgical, Dental, and other Services.

Our hospital is equipped with the latest in diagnostic and Patient-Monitoring technology, including in-house Laboratory (chemistry, hematology, and urinalysis), microscopy with high-resolution imaging capability, tonometry, digital EKG, high-definition oscillometric blood pressure, SPO2, PVI®, positive pressure ventilation, cryosurgery, Digital Radiography (including Dental), Ultrasound, and video-guided endoscopy. Additionally, we are in close proximity to after-hours Emergency hospitals and referral centers.

Employment

Position(s) Available

Associate Veterinarian

Location: 47 Nichols Ave; Stratford, CT 06614-4942

Experience Level: Any experience level considered

Required Education: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent

Type: Full-time, or Part-time

Description: Shakespeare Veterinary Hospital, PC, a well-established, dynamic, small animal and exotics practice in coastal Fairfield County Connecticut seeks a full-time or part-time associate veterinarian to join our team.

Established in 1977, we are a progressive, well-equipped, primarily small animal practice with a modest number of avian, reptile, and other exotic patients. Located in Stratford Connecticut, in coastal Fairfield County, we provide passionate pet care through wellness, diagnostic, medical, surgical, dental, and other services.

Our hospital is equipped with the latest in diagnostic and patient-monitoring technology, including: in-house laboratory (chemistry, hematology, and urinalysis), microscopy with high-resolution imaging capability, tonometry, digital EKG, high-definition oscillometric blood pressure, SPO2, PVI, positive pressure ventilation, cryosurgery, digital radiography (including dental), ultrasound, and video-guided endoscopy. Additionally, we are in close proximity to after-hours emergency hospitals and referral centers.

Desired Skills: The ideal candidate has an interest in general practice, strong surgical skills, and excellent communication skills; maintains high ethical standards, is highly motivated and active in practice development, and appreciates the bond between human beings and their pets.

Benefits: Competitive compensation and benefits are offered to full-time candidates, including: a generous continuing education package, paid time off; licenses, dues, and insurance; staff discount, health and liability insurance, and a 401(k) profit sharing plan. Benefits for part-time employment depend on hours worked. Buy-in and/or buy-out potential may be offered to the right individual following a trial period.

Date Posted: 2017-08-10

Applications & Résumés

Please submit a copy of our Application for Employment (if you experience issues viewing or printing this fillable PDF form, please try the Standard PDF), along with your résumé and cover letter (if available), using the form below or, alternatively; mail those items to:

Shakespeare Veterinary Hospital
47 Nichols Avenue
Stratford, CT 06614-4942
203-378-8276
Submit an Application

Education

Externship/Internship

We believe in fostering an environment of continual learning. In addition to the numerous hours of continuing education logged by our staff, we are eager to offer our knowledge to prospective or current students through extern- or internship opportunities.

We have previously hosted both national and international prospective Doctors of Veterinary Medicine and students of Veterinary Technology.

If you are interested in exploring extern- or internship possibilities at Shakespeare Veterinary Hospital, please Contact us.