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Veterinary Oncologist Position J189776

Global Talent Partners, Concord, NHPosted: August 14, 2023, 12:00am


Job type: Full-time

Compensation: $150,000-$250,000 per year

About the job

Veterinarian position available in Concord, NH, to join a growing and professional team!

Join our thriving animal practice in Concord as a Full-Time Veterinary Oncologist. With a competitive salary ranging from $110,000 to $170,000, you'll have the opportunity to use your skills and expertise to improve the lives of our furry patients. With a supportive team and state-of-the-art facilities, you'll have the resources you need to make a difference. If you're passionate about helping animals and have a strong background in veterinary internal medicine, we want to hear from you. Apply now to join our team and make a positive impact on the lives of animals.

Compared to many other parts of the country, the cost of living in Concord is relatively low. Housing, transportation, and healthcare are all reasonably priced, making it an excellent option for those looking for a more affordable place to live. Concord has a stable economy, with a diverse range of industries, including healthcare, education, and government. The city is the state capital, which also provides many employment opportunities.

Key Duties

  • Diagnosis of cancer: The veterinary oncologist is responsible for diagnosing cancer in animals. This involves a comprehensive evaluation of the animal's medical history, clinical signs, and laboratory test results. The oncologist may use imaging studies, such as X-rays, ultrasounds, and CT scans, to confirm a cancer diagnosis
  • Treatment planning: The veterinary oncologist develops a treatment plan based on the type and stage of cancer, the animal's age, overall health, and owner preferences. Treatment options may include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, or a combination of these modalities
  • Administration of cancer treatments: The oncologist administers chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and other cancer treatments. They monitor the animal's response to treatment and adjust the treatment plan as needed
  • Communication and collaboration: The veterinary oncologist works closely with the animal's primary veterinarian, as well as other specialists, to ensure comprehensive and coordinated care. They also communicate regularly with the animal's owner to provide updates, answer questions, and provide emotional support

Package and Benefits

  • Excellent Salary and Welcome Bonus
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • CE Reimbursement
  • Dues and Memberships
  • Health Insurance
  • 401k Retirement plan

Key Skills, Qualifications & Client Requirements

  • Advanced education and training: A veterinary oncologist must complete a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree and then undergo specialized training in oncology through a residency program. The residency typically lasts for three years and provides hands-on training in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer in animals
  • Knowledge of veterinary oncology: A veterinary oncologist must have a deep understanding of the pathophysiology of cancer, the principles of oncology treatment, and the available treatment modalities. They must also stay up to date with the latest research and advancements in the field
  • Strong diagnostic skills: A veterinary oncologist must be able to accurately diagnose different types of cancer and determine the stage of the disease. This requires strong diagnostic skills, including the ability to interpret laboratory test results and imaging studies
  • Physical stamina: Veterinary oncologists may need to stand for long periods of time during surgeries or treatment administration. They may also need to lift heavy animals and equipment, so physical stamina is important
  • Licensing and certification: In addition to obtaining a DVM degree and completing a residency program, veterinary oncologists must obtain a state license to practice veterinary medicine. They may also choose to obtain certification from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) in the oncology specialty

What Happens Next?

If you are interested in finding out more about this Veterinary Oncologist job in Concord, NH please click the 'Apply' button. On submission of the job application form, an email alert is sent to the specialist consultant handling this role to register your interest.
All dialogue with us is in the strictest of confidence, without any obligation and we will NOT send your details to the relevant practice without your consent.
Alternatively, to find out more about this role or any other roles that maybe relevant, you can email us at [email protected] or call our Veterinary team on +1 (786) 7060905

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