Veterinarian Jobs in Columbia, PA

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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Companion Animal Hospital - Mount Joy, PA (4 miles from Columbia, PA)
Skills and Qualifications: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university....
2 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - York, PA (20 miles from Columbia, PA)
We are looking for a Veterinarian, who has experience in ER medicine and wants to grow + evolve with us....
18 hours ago
Hershey Veterinary Hospital - Hershey, PA (16 miles from Columbia, PA)
We pride ourselves on practicing high quality medicine with a focus on animal care and customer service. A potential candidate must be a team player who shares these core values....
1 day ago
National Veterinary Associates - Willow Street, PA (13 miles from Columbia, PA)
Veterinarian to join our practice....
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3 days ago
New Holland Veterinary Hospital - New Holland, PA (22 miles from Columbia, PA)
We have a job opportunity for a full-time small animal veterinarian....
6 days ago
Dover Area Animal Hospital - Dover, PA (20 miles from Columbia, PA)
Full- or part-time veterinarian wanted to join an exciting, well-established, 8-doctor, small animal hospital in south-central PA. Our 5,000 sq ft expansion was completed Jan 2019....
7 days ago
Veterinary Medical Center of Lebanon, Inc - Lebanon, PA (17 miles from Columbia, PA)
Offering digital radiology, ultrasound, laser therapy, dental radiography, etc helps us practice compassionate care to our loyal client base, many of whom have been with us over 20 years....
14 days ago
Londonderry Animal Hospital - Middletown, PA (16 miles from Columbia, PA)
We provide comprehensive wellness care and client education, along with general surgical and dental services. We encourage the development of your special interests....
17 days ago
VIP PetCare - York, PA (20 miles from Columbia, PA)
of Veterinary Medicine degree from an AVMA-accredited veterinary school PA State license to practice in the profession Physical Requirements Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent...
18 days ago
Columbia Animal Shelter - Columbia, PA
position for a veterinarian to perform high volume spay/neuter surgeries at our clinic one day a week....
18 days ago
The Vetting Zoo, LLC - Palmyra, PA (17 miles from Columbia, PA)
radiography - ECG capability - Doppler blood pressure measurement - Cold Laser Therapy (Summus) - TonoVet Tonometer HOUSE CALL SERVICES: We are one of the only veterinary hospitals in our region that...
20 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - York, PA (20 miles from Columbia, PA)
Position at The Animal Emergency and Referral Center of York **GENEROUS BONUS + RELOCATION ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE** The Animal Emergency and Referral Center of York is looking to add a Part-Time ER Veterinarian...
20 days ago
Columbia Animal Shelter - Columbia, PA
Columbia Animal Shelter Spay/Neuter Clinic Veterinarian Intent of Project/Scope of Work Columbia Animal Shelter is looking to fill an open position for a veterinarian to perform high volume spay/neuter...
21 days ago
Hello Ralphie - York, PA (20 miles from Columbia, PA)
Hello Ralphie is seeking freelance veterinarians who: Love the human on the other end of the leash. You enjoy building relationships. Educate enthusiastically....
29 days ago
Lancaster, PA (8 miles from Columbia, PA)
Veterinarian Job Employer Name: SpiderID: 10183286 Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania Date Posted: 2/25/2021 Wage: Negotiable Category: Forestry Job Code: SAMVeterinarian Job Description: Veterinarian...
30+ days ago

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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...

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Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Columbia, PA

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Columbia, PA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.1%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • 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 Columbia, PA
  • 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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