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A Look Inside What Makes Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham Unique

Alabama’s southern charm transcends into daily life at Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham. Employees of the practice are treated with kindness, fairness and made to feel special for choosing to be a part of this solid team. The difference is clear to those who call the practice home, and can be seen in action on a daily basis with care and commitment that is unparalleled. We take the utmost pride in the people who work for us, and we show it by making them feel appreciated and challenging them to succeed in ways they may never have thought possible.

Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham was founded in 1995, and offers pet owners in the Greater Birmingham area peace of mind with a trusted veterinary staff who hold decades of experience combined. From cutting edge procedures to elective surgical procedures, Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham is a name devoted pet parents can trust. Nothing is more satisfying to our staff than sending home happy and healthy pets, and glowing pet owners that are delighted with the services received.

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“A loving and caring family is just one of the many reasons to work at Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham. We come as a team and we leave as a team. All of us are very compassionate in what we do, and that is what makes this job worth it. Seeing the difference in our patients before surgery and after surgery is an incredible feeling, and will make you love what you do.”

– Garrett Davis

“I have been with VSB for roughly 12 years. In that time, I have been challenged daily to be a better version of myself and encouraged to strive to be a better nurse. In the years I’ve been here, I have worked as a anesthesia tech, become licensed and I have now been placed in a leadership position as the ICU supervisor. I enjoy that I have been able to grow constantly and have positive interactions with both the staff and doctors. I enjoy sharing my knowledge with others that are less experienced in hopes that they will strive to do their best as caregivers as well.”

– Julie DeVore, LVT

“I have worked in speciality medicine my entire career, now 17 years. Seven of those years have been working for Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham. Working for VSB has allowed me to become extremely versatile in my skill set and ahas allowed me to become a respected member of the ICU. I enjoy teaching others the value of hard work and excellent patient care.

– Jackie Sisson

Our mission is simple, and driven by our cornerstones of success: integrity, compassion and commitment.

By making this promise to each and every four‐legged friend that walks into our doors, we earn our patients trust with our ability to go above and beyond.

Each pet is different, but every pet deserves truly passionate care. Personalized care in a state‐of‐the‐art facility with a smile. That’s the Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham difference.

Surgical services offered, but not limited to:

  • Orthopedic
  • General/Soft tissue
  • Oncologic
  • Spinal

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Available career opportunities

Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Current career opportunities:

Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham is seeking a full-time Board-Certified Surgeon to join our privately owned 3-doctor surgical hospital. We are in the process of moving to a larger facility in 2018.

Our elite surgical practice delivers services strictly by referral and our most common procedures are in orthopedics, soft tissue, and spinal surgeries. Our team of three surgeons and highly-trained veterinary staff use their accrued skills, relentless attention to detail and cutting-edge diagnostic and surgical equipment to provide the depth of expertise required to handle any veterinary surgery and are committed to achieving remarkable outcomes with each patient visit.

We are a progressive, team-oriented, family friendly practice that emphasizes high quality medicine and compassionate patient care. With our modern operating rooms, advanced equipment, specialized training and dedicated technical staff, we are devoted to providing the highest quality, progressive care to all of our patients.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Board Certified and be eligible to practice in Alabama
  • Ideal applicants should enjoy working in a fast-paced environment; and have an interest in managing complex surgical cases.
  • You must enjoy working individually and as a team to demonstrate a great work ethic
  • You thrive on using good judgment in patient assessment, diagnostics and therapeutics planning.
  • You must have a commitment to practicing current and innovative medicine.
  • Have a firm role understanding of a referral specialty hospital.
  • An ability to deliver excellent medicine and surgical skill in a compassionate manner.
  • Your communication skills must be excellent in order to identify and communicate your knowledge to the team members and clients.
  • You have strong people skills, focused on quality of care and excels at assuring client satisfaction
  • You are committed to excellent client service and ensure all team members follow your example.
  • You will need to possess strong organizational skills because we are an extremely fast-paced hospital.

Excellent compensation and generous benefits are offered.

If you are keen to pursue this exciting career opportunity, please email your resume and cover letter to nodoors@msn.com or fax it to (205) 967-9107. A background check/drug screen will be required of the successful candidate. We are a drug-free workplace and an equal employment opportunity employer.

Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham is seeking a full-time emergency veterinarian to join our 3-doctor surgical specialty hospital. We are in the process of moving to a larger facility in 2018 which will incorporate and emergency service. Our practice complements progressive specialty practices such as ophthalmology and internal medicine.

The ideal candidate will require strong analytical and technical abilities and will demand fast, but carefully thought-out results. Strong leadership and control of the work process from beginning to end is necessary. You should enjoy working in a fast-paced environment; have an interest in managing complex emergency cases. We are a progressive, team-oriented, family friendly practice that emphasizes high quality medicine and compassionate patient care. With our modern operating rooms, advanced equipment, specialized training and dedicated technical staff, we are devoted to providing the highest quality, progressive care to all of our patients.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Eligible to practice in Alabama.
  • You must enjoy working individually and as a team and possess a great work ethic.
  • Have the ability to lead the team through a variety of cases
  • You thrive on using good judgment in patient assessment, diagnostics and therapeutics planning.
  • You must have a commitment to practicing current and innovative medicine
  • Have a firm understanding of the role of a referral specialty hospital.
  • An ability to deliver excellent medicine, emergency surgical skill in a compassionate manner.
  • Your communication skills must be excellent in order to identify and communicate your knowledge to the team members and clients.
  • You have strong people skills, focused on quality of care and excels at assuring client satisfaction
  • Your committed to excellent client service and ensure all team members follow your example.
  • You will need to possess strong organizational skills and have the ability to lead and control multiple cases simultaneously.

Excellent compensation and generous benefits are offered. 8 to 12-hour shifts available.

If you are keen to pursue this exciting career opportunity, please email your resume and cover letter to sheila@vmc-inc.com. A background check/drug screen will be required of the successful candidate. We are a drug-free workplace and an equal employment opportunity employer.

Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham is seeking a full-time Board-Certified Ophthalmologist to join our privately owned 3-doctor surgical hospital. We are in the process of moving to a larger facility in 2018 which will incorporate emergency services.

The ideal candidate would be willing and able to help develop the Ophthalmology department by offering excellent diagnostics abilities, compassionate and dedicated client and patient care, along with outstanding referring veterinarian communication. This is a unique opportunity for you to incorporate your vision into our family’s Ophthalmology department. We are looking for individuals who enjoy their clients, are thorough, and will take their time to ensure client satisfaction as well as the overall well-being of each pet.

We are a progressive, team-oriented, family friendly practice that emphasizes high quality medicine and compassionate patient care. With our modern operating rooms, advanced equipment, specialized training and dedicated technical team, we are devoted to providing the highest quality, progressive care to all of our patients.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Board Certified and be eligible to practice in Alabama
  • Ideal applicants should enjoy working in a fast-paced environment; have an interest in managing complex ophthalmology cases.
  • You must enjoy working individually and as a team and possess a great work ethic
  • You thrive on using good judgment in patient assessment, diagnostics, surgery and therapeutics planning.
  • You must have a commitment to practicing current and innovative medicine
  • Have a firm role understanding of a referral specialty hospital.
  • An ability to deliver excellent medicine in a compassionate manner.
  • Your communication skills must be excellent in order to identify and communicate your knowledge to the team members and clients.
  • You have strong people skills, focused on quality of care and excels at assuring client satisfaction
  • Your committed to excellent client service and ensure all team members follow your example.
  • You will need to possess strong organizational skills because we are an extremely fast-paced hospital.

Excellent compensation and generous benefits are offered.

If you are ready to pursue this exciting career opportunity, please email your resume and cover letter to nodoors@msn.com or fax it to (205) 967-9107. A background check/drug screen will be required of the successful candidate. We are a drug-free workplace and an equal employment opportunity employer.

Are looking to use your technician skills to their fullest potential? Excited about working with pets, people and a fun team? Then look no more, you can be a full-time certified veterinary technician with Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham. We are seeking an experienced CVT who is looking for a long-term place in a positive work environment. We utilize our CVT’s to the fullest of their capabilities in all aspects of patient care, client education, anesthesia, surgery, radiology and laboratory testing. Commitment to continuous learning and updating skills is required. 

In this role you will:

  • Work closely with our clients and their pets
  • Provide patients with a high level of supportive care
  • Assist veterinarians in providing care for pets including physical examinations, diagnostic and treatment procedures, surgeries, and hospitalization
  • Be a force of nature in educating clients
  • Thrive on rewarding and exciting case management

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Enjoy working individually and as a team with an amazing work ethic
  • Excel at communication skills
  • Have a commitment to excellent client service
  • To possess strong organizational skills
  • Strong working knowledge of pharmaceutical drugs, patient support, and focused on communication, demonstrating exemplary skills and enjoy a fast-paced work environment

Requirements:

  • Veterinary Technician certification or eligible
  • 2 years’ experience working in a veterinary practice
  • Weekends, holidays and evenings will be required

As an employer of choice, we will provide you:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Continuing Education
  • Health/Life/Disability Insurance
  • Membership Dues
  • Paid Time Off
  • Veterinary Services at a Reduced Rate
  • Simple IRA

Our elite surgical practice delivers services strictly by referral and our most common procedures are in orthopedics, soft tissue, and spinal surgeries. Our team of three surgeons and highly-‐trained veterinary team use their combined super powers, relentless attention to detail and cutting-edge diagnostics and surgical equipment to provide the depth of expertise required to handle any veterinary surgery and are committed to achieving remarkable outcomes with each patient visit.

If you are keen to pursue this exciting career opportunity, please email your resume and cover letter to vsobresume@gmail.com or fax it to (205) 967-9107. A background check/drug screen will be required of the successful candidate. We are a drug-free workplace and an equal employment opportunity employer.

Are you looking to exceed client’s expectations to deliver outstanding patient care and client service? Excited about working with pets and a fun team? Then look no more, we are looking for a Director of First Impressions for the receptionist position at Veterinary Specialists of Birmingham.

In this role you will:

  • Work closely with our clients and their pets
  • Use a multi-line phone systems
  • Above average computer skills
  • Be involved in cash processing
  • Client education
  • Schedule and prepare for appointments

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Enjoy working individually and as a team with a great work ethic
  • To greet clients in a professional, friendly, hospitable manner
  • Excel at communication skills
  • Have a commitment to excellent client service
  • To possess strong organizational skills

Requirements:

  • 2 years’ experience working in a veterinary practice
  • Excel at client service
  • Experience with MS Word, MS Office
  • Weekends, holidays and evenings will be required

As an employer of choice, we will provide you:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Continuing Education
  • Health/Life/Disability Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Veterinary Services at a Reduced Rate
  • Simple IRA

Our elite surgical practice delivers services strictly by referral and our most common procedures are in orthopedics, soft tissue, and spinal surgeries. Our team of three surgeons and highly-trained veterinary team use their accrued skills, relentless attention to detail and cutting-edge diagnostic and surgical equipment to provide the depth of expertise required to handle any veterinary surgery and are committed to achieving remarkable outcomes with each patient visit.

If you are keen to pursue this exciting career opportunity, please email your resume and cover letter to vsobresume@gmail.com or fax it to (205) 967-9107. A background check/drug screen will be required of the successful candidate. We are a drug-free workplace and an equal employment opportunity employer.

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