The North Slope Borough villages are rural, subsistence hunting lnupiat Eskimo communities. The position is based in Barrow, but veterinarians travel to each of the 7 other North Slope villages twice a year to provide vaccines, spays and neuters, and general veterinary exams.
Come explore the Arctic, the land of polar bears and the midnight sun! An adventurous spirit and a willingness to learn about a new culture and an amazing ecosystem are tantamount, so any experience level will be considered.
Excellent health, retirement, and vacation benefits. Relocation assistance provided.
Full job description and application available at: https://north-slope.org click on the employment tab and scroll down to job # 05-17-036
Veterinary Medicine degree and willingness to relocate to a remote Arctic environment.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: $107,113. is the base salary. there are many other factors which influence the final salary.
The North Slope Borough is a local government entity serving all 8 villages on the North Slope of Alaska. We provide veterinary services to a wide range of clientele in an Arctic environment out of our main clinic in Barrow (Utqiagvik), AK. Salary and benefits are unsurpassed while experiencing a one of a kind work environment. The major population of the North Slope are Inupiat Eskimo, so cultural exchanges abound.