Metzger Services – Large Animal Associate Veterinary (092624)

POSITION TITLE: Large Animal Associate Veterinarian – Full Time

Metzger Veterinary Services (MVS) is a veterinary practice that was established in 2002 by Dr. Ken Metzger, in Ontario, Canada. We offer a full range of veterinary services including emergency and preventative health consultations. We serve a considerable portion of Ontario’s livestock industry. Providing unparalleled customer service is our top priority.

MVS staff members can expect continuous learning, teamwork, and job satisfaction. We are committed to a strong family-oriented culture. We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team as a Large Animal Veterinarian.

Pay range: $100,000 - $170,000

Signing Bonus: $15,000

Job Duties:

  • Collaborate with the MVS support team to achieve the best results possible in animal health, production, quality, and care
  • Perform diagnosis of health challenges, develop treatment plans in conjunction with clients and assist in implementation on farm
  • Assist in training on correct animal husbandry practices
  • Provide a summary of site visits for inclusion in client files
  • Perform export inspections as required
  • On farm support of quality control programs through site assessments and evaluations
  • Find opportunities and work with stakeholders to develop plans which proactively improve the health of client herds, including biosecurity and vaccination support
  • Remain informed about industry developments, scientific breakthroughs, and best practices
  • Support and advocate for the highest standard in animal welfare

Activities in support of these duties can include farm visits, on farm training, animal post-mortems, slaughter checks, lifting and securing animals, and paperwork as required.

Benefits of Joining our Team:

  • Industry leading compensation package
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Flex time
  • Staff events
  • Paid CE days and budget
  • Supplemental work attire and supplies budget
  • Membership dues coverage
  • Paid vacation time
  • Stocked employee kitchen

Requirements for Application:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree, licensed or can be licensed to practice in Ontario
  • Current knowledge of information technology
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English

Ideal Candidate:

  • Has ability to develop and maintain trusting and effective internal and external relationships
  • Supports and encourages a positive culture while driving for the best results possible in all situations

This is a full-time position based in Ontario, Canada.

Apply now! Contact Lindsay Poppe  at

Metzger Veterinary Services is dedicated to maintaining a respectful, fair and equitable work environment,

and welcomes submissions from all qualified applicants. We are committed to providing a barrier free

workplace. If accommodation is required during the selection or interview process it will be available upon

request. This job posting is available in an accessible format upon request.

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