BC US LLC was established in 2012 near Immokalee Florida, approximately 40 miles due east of Naples, Florida. The site is nestled between the Everglades and some of Florida's most bountiful farms ensuring a beautiful commute to and from work. Work is within driving distance of the gorgeous SWFL coast and one of the most sought after places to live in the country because of top notch school system and world class dining, beaches and other amenities.
The work site serves as a breeding, holding and quarantine facility for Mauritian origin macaques. Together with our high-level of care and enrichment programs, we ensure that the company oversees a program of the highest standards providing non-human primate models for life-saving biomedical research programs to pharmaceutical companies, CRO’s as well as Universities.
Full time position as a Clinical Veterinarian
The veterinarian will be responsible for ensuring appropriate veterinary care consistent with BC US LLC's Standard Operating Procedures and in accordance with the Animal Welfare Act and The Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals (2011). This includes but is not limited to overseeing the preventative health program, disease surveillance and prevention, administering analgesics and anesthetics surgical and post- surgical care, diagnosis and treatments of diseases. The veterinarian will work closely with animals that live on site providing the highest standard of primary care and treatment.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine or Equivalent
All levels of experience considered.
Licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the State of Florida or with the ability to obtain a license within 6 months of hire.
Must be authorized or able to become authorized by the USDA's Veterinary Services to perform accredited duties on behalf of BC US, LLC.
Will have to reside in the State of Florida and have a valid Florida driver’s license.
BC US LLC is a positive, family friendly environment for working professionals. We support a diverse, inclusive and compassionate environment for our employees as well as the animals we are privileged to maintain.
All continuing education and licensing fees are paid for by the company.
Job Type: Full-time
Ability to work outdoor in all weather conditions.
Ability to physically perform the job duties including lifting and examining animals up to 15kg.
Availability to work 6:00am-2:30pm, Monday-Friday.
BC US LLC is an AAALAC accredited nonhuman primate breeding and holding facility located in SW Florida. BC US provides Mauritian origin cynomolgus macaques for the US research community. BC US LLC is the home of the first social outdoor quarantine facility approved by the CDC. BC US LLC is composed of a diverse team of workers dedicated to maintaining the health and welfare of the animals we are privileged to maintain. The work site is located adjacent to the everglades and national panther sanctuary but within commuting distance to some of Florida's finest beaches, restaurants and school systems.