Associate Veterinarian

Riverview Animal Hospital, 550 Pine Glen Rd, Riverview, New Brunswick, Canada Req #2612
Thursday, December 28, 2023

You were made to save animals, we take care of the rest. Founded in 2006, VetStrategy is Canada’s largest operator of veterinary hospitals and clinics. The company operates over 340 hospitals and clinics across Canada and employs over 5,500, dedicated veterinary professionals. VetStrategy has undergone a tremendous amount of growth and continues to grow at a rapid pace. Our business model is simple; we work with our veterinary partners to acquire ownership in veterinary hospitals, and then help in the management of these practices. This allows the medical team to focus on practicing first-rate medicine, and allows the clinic’s staff, clients, and patients to benefit from experienced business operators and managers.


Employer: Riverview Animal Health Centre

Position: Associate Veterinarian

Terms of Employment: Permanent / Full Time

Location: Riverview, New Brunswick

Employment Address: 550 Pine Glen Road, Riverview, New Brunswick, E1B 4X2

Hours of Work: 42 hours per week

Language: English



  • Eligible for discretionary salary increases and bonuses;
  • Paid vacation/sick leave, Continuing Education (CE) allowance, retention bonus, VIN membership, annual licenses paid;
  • Dental Benefits, Disability Insurance, Extended Medical insurance;
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • RRSP matching;
  • Vision Care;
  • Generous pet policy;
  • Access to network of over 1000 veterinarians
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Production bonus


Salary: $98,280 - $110,000  CAD per annum

Contact: please send resumes to and include “Riverview Animal Health Centre” in email subject line.




  • Perform routine therapeutic procedures
  • Perform Veterinary surgery
  • Responsible for patient records management
  • Post-operative observation
  • Accurate client billing
  • Participate in continuing education matters
  • Examine animals and diagnose problems or diseases through physical examinations or laboratory tests
  • Diagnosing and prescribing medication to sick or injured animals
  • Consult with pet owners about preventive healthcare; and carry out medical and surgical procedures, such as vaccinations, dental work, and fractures.
  • Perform routine surgeries and handling emergency cases
  • Consulting clients on hygiene and general care of their pets. Exemplary skills to work with colleagues, clinic staff, pet parents and community
  • Provide a range of veterinary services including obstetrics, and euthanasia
  • Offer general wellness and vaccinations, nutrition and weight management programs.
  • May enforce government regulations in disease control and food production.
  • Keeping up with the flow of the clinic and meeting expected appointment times
  • Expected to attend ​monthly DVM and all other team meetings, and contribute ideas and feedback at the meetings that will help with the health of the clinic and patients



  • 4-5 year university degree in veterinary medicine (as well as any required pre-veterinary studies for the university program)
  • Completion of national certification examinations or equivalent are required.
  • Provincial Licensing in New Brunswick is required or ability to obtain
  • 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
  • Solid communication skills, both when dealing with clients and interpersonal relationships
  • Ability to work overnights, evenings and weekends


Do not miss out on this unique opportunity to join a fun and dynamic team! VetStrategy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation, please reach out to  

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  • Riverview Animal Hospital, 550 Pine Glen Rd, Riverview, New Brunswick, Canada