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Tips for veterinary jobseekers

Browse job opportunities

The Veterinary Career Center features a best-in-class job board so you can achieve your career goals:

  • Search nearly 5,000 veterinary jobs.
  • Save job listings and set up alerts.
  • Post your resume to attract employers.
  • Access premium career resources.

Browse jobs

Whether at the start, middle, or peak of your veterinary career, it's great to be ready for new opportunities. That means always having an up-to-date CV or resume, building and nurturing your personal brand, and even being prepared for salary negotiations. We've got you covered with advice and tips that can help you prepare to find—and claim—your next dream job. Learn how to stand out from the crowd, find the right role, prepare for interviews, and much more.

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The first step in moving into a new role is identifying the best fit for you. Understand your strengths and interests, browse possible veterinary career paths, and more to get started on your jobseeker journey.

Explore careers

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Prepare and network

Establish your vision and goals. Set yourself up for success with personal branding and networking activities, so you’re always prepared when opportunities arise.

Market yourself


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Search for jobs

Once you know the kind of job you want to pursue, it’s time to go find it. Learn tips for browsing the Veterinary Career Center job board and identifying new opportunities.

Get started

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Apply and interview

Get templates and tips for standing out from the crowd, drafting a resume or cover letter, preparing for interviews, and more to help you land the perfect job.

Apply with confidence

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Negotiate and accept

A job offer is only the beginning. Before you accept, learn more about comparing your salary and negotiating your contract.

Close the deal