Job Function Health Care Specialist
Qualifications Master’s Degree
Staff Veterinarian Opportunity in Missouri
About the Opportunity:
Select Genetics, is searching for a strong individual to join our team. In association with Aviagen Turkeys, Select Genetics is the nation’s leader in turkey breeding and hatching.
We are looking for a full-time Staff Veterinarian to join our turkey breeder operations in Aurora, MO, with additional coverage in IA and IL. Our operations have a well-established, operational structure for a seasoned Veterinarian to easily transition to, or a new graduate will find advantageous and supportive. This opportunity will require you to provide strong technical support to the turkey breeder and hatchery operations, in addition to our poult customers, from our multiple locations. You will be working within a large, multi-location team of production and management personnel, other Veterinarians and Specialists in our industry. This position requires a willingness to travel 25% of the time.
You will be responsible for helping adjust and maintain strong preventative health and biosecurity programs, through rational surveillance and monitoring protocols, as well as other audit instruments. You will also be expected to design, participate and oversee various applied research trials in production and in controlled research settings.
The Ideal Candidate must have:
A successful candidate will come with a positive attitude, strong problem-solving skills, be self-motivated, have strong decision making, interpersonal, and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Previous experience in poultry production or related animal production field would be preferred but is not required. You will be expected to have a DVM degree from an AVMA accredited college and be eligible for licensure in multiple states.
Compensation and Benefits Eligible:
Select Genetics offers a competitive salary and benefits package to include medical insurance plans, PTO/vacation, paid holidays, 401K with a 4% dollar for dollar match, continuing education and more!
We are guided by our Core Values:
Employee Wellbeing, Innovation, Stewardship, Trustworthiness, and Excellence.
To Apply or Further Inquire Contact:
(417) 678-5021 ext. 1111
For more details please visit our website at http://life-scienceinnovations.com/employment/#openings
Job Type: Full-time
- Veterinarian: 1 year (Preferred)
- Master’s (Required)
- English and Spanish (Preferred)
- United States (Required)
- 25% (Required)
- Multiple locations