University of Saskatchewan

Western College of Veterinary Medicine

Other Career Opportunities

The Western College of Veterinary Medicine often receives postings of career opportunities that require a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree as well as other academic credentials and/or specialized training.


Position Available: Post-doctoral Fellow in Epidemiology of Pet Relinquishment, Department of Population Medicine, Ontario Veterinary college, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Position Available: Beef Veterinarian Technical Consultant, Alberta, Canada  JOB ID - 691265

Job Description: We currently have a full time position available for a Beef Veterinary Technical Consultant, located in southern Alberta, Canada. This position will give you an opportunity to work closely with a highly energized, committed and competent Elanco team from across Canada helping to deliver value and technical support to Bovine veterinarians, beef producers, nutritionists and food supply chain. As well, this opportunity will provide the opportunity to network globally with Elanco peers and industry colleagues.

Requirements: The ideal candidate will possess a DVM and have at least 3 years recent experience in the beef cattle industry.  DVM's with post graduate training in cattle production, nutrition or epidemiology would be an additional asset. Consideration will also be given to candidates with strong data management skills and the ability to conduct regulatory and field research trials. You must also have superb interpersonal and teamwork skills, ability to work independently and be willing to travel within Canada.

Apply Online at: For confidential consideration please apply at www.
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Company Description: Elanco Animal Health, a division of Eli Lilly Canada Inc., is engaged in the discovery, developmlent, manufacturing, and marketing of innovative animal health products. Elanco offers an excellent compensation package, flexible benefits, a career devlopment program, and a company car. Eli Lilly Canada is committed to employement equity. We encourange applications from qualified women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities. Lily will conduct, at its own expense, background searches (including verification of educational credentials, contacting 3 of your professional references, a credit record report, and a driver's license search) of the successful candidate.

Position Available: Senior Large Animal Medicine Technologist, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana.

Position Available: Animal Health and Welfare Veterinarian, Office of the Chief Provincial Veterinarian, Alberta, Canada

The Office of the Chief Provincial Veterinarian in Alberta is hiring an Animal Health and Welfare Veterinarian to contribute expert veterinary knowledge to the development, implementation and oversight Alberta's animal health and welfare programs and legislation. The successful candidate will join a team of professionals dedicated to improving both the health and welfare of animals in Alberta. This position offers veterinarians the opportunity to use their veterinary skills and enjoy the work-life balance offered by the provincial government. To view and/or apply for this job, visit (Job ID 1015197)  

Position Available:  

Title: Veterinarian: Laboratory Trainee (TSE Diagnosis and Research)
Location: National and OIE Reference Laboratory for Scrapie and CWD, CFIA Ottawa Laboratory Fallowfield, Ottawa, ON 
CFIA Classification: VM-01 (current pay scale 65,512-79,099 per annum)
Duration: 1-year term beginning as soon as possible
Education: Graduation from a recognized school of veterinary medicine
Certification: Eligibility for membership in a Canadian Veterinary Association, General unconditional license
Experience: Provision of veterinary care, management of experimental animals, necropsy and histopathology, immunohistochemistry and molecular diagnostic techniques. 

Gordon Mitchell, DVM, MSc, PhD
National and OIE Reference Laboratory for Scrapie and CWD
Ottawa Laboratory Fallowfield
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
3851 Fallowfield Road
Ottawa, ON K2H 8P9
Tel:  (613) 228-6698 x 4836
Fax:  (613) 228-6669

   Position Available: Associate Dean, Clinical Program, Ontario Veterinary College

Position Available: Assistant Professor Clinical Livestock Medicine & Surgery, University of California, Davis, California

Position Available: Assistant Specialist in Cooperative Extension, University of California, Davis, California

 Position Available: Anatomic Diagnostic Veterinary Pathologist, British Columbia Public Service, British Columbia, Canada

Position Available: Assistant/Associate Professor/ Professor of Genetics (tenure track) Department of Population Health and Reproduction, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 

Position Available:  An international pharma company, leader in the animal health industry is looking for a territory manager for the province of Saskatchewan. This is a maternity leave replacement (one year contract). Looking for someone with strong experience with small animals and who is willing to travel across the province around 40 - 50 per cent of the time.

Experience in sales is preferred by would consider animal technicians who have worked in clinics. Candidate can be located anywhere in Saskatchewan. 

Salary is 60K - 70K plus commissions and benefits.

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 Position Available:  Veterinarian, Cargill Value Added Meats - Foodservice, London Ontario, Canada

 Position Available: Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)

Join us today to make a real difference in the lives of Canadians! The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is seeking qualified Veterinarians to fill positions in various locations across Canada with immediate vacancies in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, and Newfoundland.

CFIA Veterinarians play a key role in food safety, forming the first line of defence against the spread of many diseases among animals, and between animals and humans in Canada.

Only online applications will be accepted.  To apply, please visit:

To learn more about the rewards and benefits of working for the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, visit and click on "CFIA Jobs".

 Position Available: BC Public Service Ministry of Agriculture, Leader, Veterinary Science Diagnostics, Abbotsford, BC, Canada

 Position Available: BC Public Service, Ministry of Agriculture, Fish Pathologist, Abbotsford, BC, Canada

 Position Available: Veterinary Clinical Skills Intern, Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College, Guelph, Ontario


Position Available: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Large Animal Surgery, Department of Clinical Studies, Ontario Veterinary College, Guelph, Ontario

Position Available: Meat Hygiene Inspection Supervisor, British Columbia Public Service, British Columbia, Canada