We are looking for EXTRAORDINARY Veterinary Externs
Do you want to develop:
Dynamic communication skills?
Exceptional time management?
Trusting, long-lasting relationships?
If so …
We are looking for YOU!
Our Southside Richmond clinics are automated and furnished with state-of-the-art medical, surgical, monitoring, laboratory and imaging equipment as well as digital dental radiology. We perform orthopedic and soft tissue surgeries including TTA’s. Our doctors average between 20-25 patients per day. We have an off-leash Pet Resort (attached to one of our Hospitals) that offers a bone-shaped swimming pool, 3 play yards (almost 5 acres fenced in), 56 indoor suites with attached patios, 20 indoor suites and an indoor romp room. We promote accountability, determination, doing what is right, continuous growth and serving others as our CORE VALUES.
When you do your externship with us we want you to have as much hands on, real day-to-day opportunity as possible.
Here's what your Externship will consist of:
You will take the lead on cases (with an experienced veterinarian shadowing), collecting the history from the client, communicating and educating the client, and working up every aspect of each case.
You'll follow up with clients regarding their pet's diagnostics, work up a treatment plan, communicate with clients and document your Plan in the patient file
You'll have the opportunity to assist and take lead on surgeries. On any given day you could do spays, neuters, mass removals, foreign body, dental cleanings, oral surgery, orthopedic surgery etc.
You will work side-by-side with the Doctors as well as medical team ... while you are here you will be a part of our team.
Observing and participating in a weekly Leadership Team Meeting
Reading a management book, The Servant, which embodies our philosophy of management
You will shadow the Veterinarian In Charge as well as two of our other Veterinary Associates
A list of hotels will be provided upon request for those needing accommodations during their externship.
A positive attitude, eagerness to learn, and professional in appearance and communication.
Have you considered moving to Richmond, Virginia? Are you familiar with everything It offers? Did you know that we were rated the #1 River city in America in 2012 and that we will become the 12th nationwide site of an IMBA, International Mountain Biking Association, ride center in 2015? Do you enjoy American history, Virginia is rich in historical sites, landmarks and museums. We are also home t...o musical festivals as well as other many other fun and family-oriented events through out the year.
Lyne Animal Hospitals is a second generation, family-owned veterinary practice that has two full service veterinary hospitals on the Southside of Richmond, VA. We have 3 full-time veterinarians as well as a staff that includes our 2 LVTs, administrator, and experienced client and patient services teams and groomer.
We want our Doctors to focus on practicing medicine and to fully leverage the team we provide.
We are looking for Veterinarians who share our WHY. Our WHY is to build trusting relationships with our clients, patients and each other.