Clinician in Equine Surgery (Dipl. ECVS/ACVS)

Clinician in Equine Surgery (Dipl. ECVS/ACVS)


The department of equine surgery, Pferdeklinik Leichlingen GmbH, in 42799 Leichlingen, Germany, invites applicants for a clinical position in equine surgery. The Pferdeklinik Leichlingen GmbH was founded in 2011 and is now one of the biggest equine clinics in Germany. The clinic employs over 100 people, amongst them 29 veterinarians and 55 technicians in the services orthopedics, surgery, radiology, internal medicine and dental medicine and provides their customers with an overall service in equine medicine. The barn contains 16 stalls in the intensive care unit, 6 stalls in isolation, and 73 stalls for orthopedic and medicine patients. 

Applicants must hold a DVM or equivalent degree and a Diplomate in the European College of Veterinary Surgeons, or a Diplomate in the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (Large Animal). 

The successful candidate will work close together with the other members of the surgical team, supervise and mentor a resident and will be expected to contribute maintaining a high quality equine clinical service and building case load. The applicant has to be fluent in English, basic German is desired, but not mandatory. Salary will be commensurate with the applicant`s experience and qualifications. The start date is negotiable. Screening of applicants begins immediately and continues until a suitable applicant is identified.

Questions regarding the open position or search process should be directed to Dr. Matthias Krebs (m.krebs@pferdeklinik-leichlingen.de), one of the owners of the clinic.