Associate Veterinarian (Nova Scotia)

Location Canada
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Salary: Depending on experience
Contact name: Michaella McCollum

Contact email:
Job ref: mmc92
Published: 13 days ago

This fantastic Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary hospital that provides Timberlea and the surrounding communities tailored services to suit their pet’s specific medical needs.

Our care team of 4 doctors, assisted by an outstanding staff of 4 RVTs, 3 client care specialists and 2 veterinary assistants, strive to deliver the best possible medical care along with exceptional customer service to patients and clients. Each visit is for us a chance to bring a new generation approach to modern veterinary medicine. 

Clients tend to comment about our compassionate and caring greeting and our concern for patients’ well-being as well as for the clients’ education: we do our best to make our clients feel completely at ease by being committed, diligent and informative by regularly updating them about their best friend's health and needs.

Services offered include: comprehensive physical examinations and consultations, behavioral consultations, surgery (soft tissue, orthopedic, and dental surgery), preventative and restorative dental care, as well as high quality digital imaging services.

We are seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our incredibly cohesive and supportive team. New graduates are welcome to apply as this is a great mentorship opportunity where you will learn from the best. We provide a positive workplace where team members are friendly to each other, enjoying open and honest communication, positive reinforcement, trust, cooperation, equity,and good work-life balance. 

You will also enjoy the perks of working in one of the most desirable areas outside the urban core, also notable for its lake views, bars, hiking trails, and more. Timerbeal is located on the suburban fringe of theHalifax Regional MunicipalityinNova Scotia, along the St. Margaret's Bay Road, and is considered one of the hottest and most desirable neighborhoods to settle in.


  • Licensed (or eligibility) to practice veterinary medicine in Nova Scotia

  • Experience and/or keen interest in surgery and dentistry 

  • Passion for what you do every day

  • Enthusiasm, energy and a positive attitude are a must

  • A strong desire to educate and build solid relationships with clients

  • Excellent communication skills, both when dealing with clients and team members


  • Competitive compensation plus bonus potential

  • Balanced schedule (full-time and part-time hours available, closed for lunch,  ¼ Saturday) 

  • Generous CE allowance

  • Opportunity to learn hands-on from our hospital’s experienced staff

  • Access to our network of over 1000 DVMs

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance

  • Professional liability coverage

  • Association dues and VIN membership

  • Outstanding medical and pet supply discounts

  • Fairness, respect in the workplace

  • Opportunity for personal, professional and financial growth

​If you wish to apply send a CV through the link with a mention of when you will be available for a registration call.​

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Michaella on 07562615737 or email a CV no

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