Reproduction Enterprises, Inc. (REI) is a growing reproduction service center located in Stillwater, OK. REI began in 1978 as a Certified Semen Services (CSS) semen collection center and AETA certified facility for bovine. However, REI has expanded over the years to include whitetail deer, equine, small ruminants and canine along with other small animals. Our goal is to provide advanced reproduction technologies and the highest quality customer service to the animal industry. To assist in this endeavor REI is seeking and experienced Veterinary Embryologist to join our team as we expand services to included IVF for bovine and small ruminants.
Individual will be required to be knowledgeable of Certified Semen Services (CSS) requirements and maintain and oversee all necessary health records
Staff veterinarian will be required to successfully complete AETA certification within one year
Perform reproductive soundness exams for male and female animals
Recover embryos via nonsurgical and surgical flush methods
Transfer fresh and frozen-thawed ET and IVF embryos recto-vaginally and laparoscopically
Harvest oocytes for IVF using ultrasound-guided and laparoscopic aspiration
Evaluate pregnancy status by rectal palpation and ultrasonography
Determine fetal sex in utero with ultrasonography
Artificially inseminate recto-vaginally, cervically and laparoscopically
Administer caudal epidural and anesthesia
Monitor animal well-being during procedures
Oversee pre-op and post-op care of animals
Design and review superovulation and synchronization protocols
Monitor health status of all animals housed at clinic
Supervise treatment of sick or injured animals
Perform exams and provide necessary testing, paperwork and certification for interstate/global movement of animals and embryos
Assist with laboratory work as needed (embryo search, semen preparation, etc.)
Maintain supplies and equipment as required
Complete and maintain accurate reports and paperwork
Effectively communicate with multiple team members and/or clients
Adhere to established standard operating procedures
Report errors immediately to management
Maintain a professional image at all times
Participate in an emergency/on-call weekend schedule on a rotational basis
Examine and administer treatments to sick donor and recipient cows and calves
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree
Licensure in necessary states or ability to acquire license
Valid driver’s license
1 year minimum experience with assisted reproductive techniques
Passion for animal reproduction and strong desire to learn new skills
Competency handling animals safely
Willingness to do lab work as needed
Ability to stand for extended periods of time
Capable of performing work even in adverse weather conditions
Willingness to travel and work long hours as needed & weekends
Ability to receive and humbly accept constructive criticism
Dedicated team player
Strong attention to detail
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Fundamental computer skills (email, MS Word, MS Excel, etc.)
Paid health, vision, and life insurance, 401k contribution and paid time off, possible ownership buy in.
This full-time, salaried position is available immediately. There will be a required 4 to 6 -week training and observation period following job acceptance. During this time, the candidate will receive extensive training in our specific procedures and will be evaluated for his/ her compatibility with our team. Salary will be commensurate with experience and benefit eligibility will be determined following completion of the training period. Due to the nature work with animals, early mornings and late evenings will sometimes be required.
USDA Accredited DVM, complete AETA certification within first year of employment.
About Reproduction Enterprises, Inc.
Reproduction Enterprises, Inc. (REI) is a growing reproduction service center located in Stillwater, OK. REI began in 1978 as a Certified Semen Services (CSS) semen collection center and AETA certified facility for bovine. However, REI has expanded over the years to include whitetail deer, equine, small ruminants and canine along with other small animals. Our goal is to provide advanced reproduction technologies and the highest quality customer service to the animal industry.