Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino, located between Miami and Ft. Lauderdale, is currently searching for a Regulatory Veterinarian. Veterinarians will participate in Salix administration and rotate into pre-race and racing duties as desired. When working on the Salix team, veterinarians will attend a morning meeting with the Salix Coordinator and Veterinary colleagues to discuss the team plan for daily medication administration.
When working on the pre-race team, the veterinarian must be capable of performing pre-race examinations, observing vet list works, post parade jogs, attending to racing emergencies, blood sampling and general upkeep of medical records. This position demands some flexibility with duties as they may be different throughout the week. Experience with lameness evaluation required, race track practice preferred.
All positions are paid per diem. Year-round positions are eligible for full benefits including health insurance and vacation (after 90 days) and 401k (after 1-year).
Candidates are required to hold a Doctor of Veterinary medicine or equivalent, be licensed in the State of Florida by the Florida Board of Veterinary Medicine and be eligible to obtain a license from the Florida Department of Pari-Mutuel Wagering. Veterinarians employed by Gulfstream Park must be honest, ethical and able to work independently as a member of a busy team. Successful candidates will be efficient, have effective communication skills and capable of working with private veterinarians and trainers. The integrity of our racing program is vital to us.
Since Gulfstream Park first opened its doors in 1939, we have quickly become known as South Florida’s legendary entertainment destination. Whether you are looking to watch some live Thoroughbred racing action, try your luck in our high-stakes poker room or unwind with appetizers and cocktails at the Village, we provide a little of something for everyone.
We offer our guests a standard of service unbridled by any other and this level of excellence stems directly from the commitment of our employees. We are always searching for candidates that share our same level of passion for people and desire to succeed, while also embodying our positive spirit. Your future is bright at Gulfstream, so make the right bet and join our winning team today!