Veterinarian Jobs in Portland, ME

Diagnose, treat, and prevent health problems in animals. Veterinarians administer diagnostic tests, prescribe medications, and perform surgeries for pets, livestock, and wildlife. They operate medical equipment such as X-ray and ultrasound machines precisely to produce clear and accurate results. They also interact regularly with owners and educate them on treatment plans as well as how to promote their animals’ day-to-day wellness.

Veterinarians may specialize depending on the type of animal they see. Possible areas of focus include equine care (horses), companion animals (domestic pets), and food animals (farm livestock). Alternatively, they might address health compliance (food safety and inspection veterinarians) or work in laboratories to examine human and animal health issues (research veterinarians). 

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Cape Veterinary Clinic - South Portland, ME (3 miles from Portland, ME)
Enjoy working in a large, modern facility equipped with a full range of laboratory diagnostics, pharmacy, digital radiography, ultrasound, and extensive medical equipment to support our full range of...
1 day ago
GPAC - Portland, ME
A prominent Veterinary facility is seeking an experienced, Veterinarian (DVM) for our facility....
6 days ago
Tender Touch Veterinary Hospital - Portland, ME
Tender Touch Veterinary Hospital in Scarborough, ME is excited to be adding a Veterinarian to join our growing and community-based practice....
9 days ago
Pine Point Animal Hospital - Scarborough, ME (7 miles from Portland, ME)
We are a busy small animal practice in Southern Maine seeing dogs, cats and pocket pets. We are busy because our clients really like the interactive and caring manner in which we offer care. We...
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10 days ago
Tender Touch Veterinary Hospital - Portland, ME
Tender Touch Veterinary Hospital in Scarborough, ME is excited to be adding a Veterinarian to join our growing and community-based practice....
15 days ago
GPAC - Portland, ME
Job Description: A prominent Veterinary facility is seeking an experienced, Veterinarian (DVM) for our facility....
15 days ago
Tender Touch Veterinary Hospital - Portland, ME
Tender Touch Veterinary Hospital in Scarborough, ME is looking for an associate veterinarian to join our growing and community-based practice....
15 days ago

Demographic Data for Portland, ME

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Veterinarian Online Courses and Training Opportunities

EDIVET: Do you have what it takes to be a veterinarian?
This course is for anyone interested in learning more about Veterinary Medicine, giving a "taster" of courses covered in the first year of a veterinary degree and an idea of what it is like to...

Mentorship At Work For Veterinarians
We are all mentors in the workplace. Some are much better than others. This course will help you become a better mentor regardless of your current level of proficiency. Mentorship is an essential...

Chicken Behaviour and Welfare
This course explains the general principles of chicken behaviour and welfare, and the behavioural and physiological indicators that can be used to assess welfare in chickens kept in hobby flocks...

Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Portland, ME

This is the average annual salary for Veterinarian jobs in Portland, ME as reported by the BLS.

$89,340

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Portland, ME offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.0%)
  • High School or GED (19.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.2%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • Some High School (2.0%)
  • Some College (1.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Portland, ME
  • None (37.8%)
  • 2-4 years (31.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (11.5%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 1-2 years (5.0%)
  • 8-10 years (2.8%)

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