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Veterinarian

Are you enthusiastic, energetic, service-oriented, and keen to be part of a team providing a unique “Caymanian Experience”?  Do you have the competencies and experience that we need for this position?  If so, we invite you to submit your application for the post of Veterinarian.

Position Summary:
The Veterinarian will be responsible for working with an extensive variety of marine and terrestrial species, with particular emphasis on aquatic animals and island wildlife, zoological medicine, and animal welfare. In addition, Veterinary duties may include attending to occasional wildlife rescue cases, advising on any necessary husbandry practices, diagnostics, and treatments, including prescribing and administering medications as appropriate.

Essential Skills, Experience, and Knowledge:

•    Qualified veterinarian licensed to practice in the Cayman Islands. This will require veterinary licensure in North America, the UK, or other Commonwealth jurisdictions. 
•    Minimum of 3 years experience related to veterinary medicine of exotic species.
•    Excellent health and physical condition. Strong swimming skills. SCUBA diving certification is preferred though not essential.
•    Good understanding and experience of animal behaviour, husbandry, and welfare, especially reptiles and birds, as well as other wildlife.
•    Availability and ability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed.
•    Ability to organize workload and prioritize tasks.
•    Strong multicultural leadership and influencing skills.
•    Ability to communicate with, motivate, and work alongside Cayman Turtle Centre staff to build an effective team.
•    Ability to develop and motivate a team of volunteers and/or student interns.
•    Ability to communicate effectively to a variety of audiences in both verbal and written forms.
•    Ability to provide and support a vision and direction for the welfare of CTC animals. 
•    First Aid certification (to the level required by management).
•    Computer skills (familiarity with ZIMS desirable).

Cayman Turtle Centre offers a chance for the right individual to work in one of Cayman’s leading tourist attractions on island. We are offering a competitive compensation and benefits package, which includes 20 working days of vacation, and 50% contribution to our health insurance, and a pension plan. Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and starting salary will be in the range of Salary/Grade: H $79,656 - $90,132 per annum.

Preference will be given to Caymanians, Status Holders, or Legal Residents. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted after the closing date - August 19, 2022.


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