Part Time or Full Time - Any experience level considered
DVM or equivalent
Full Time Associate Veterinarian for Progressive, Privately Owned Veterinary Hospital
Compensation for full time position with NO WEEKEND APPOINTMENTS, NO AFTER HOUR EMERGENCY
Small Animal (Canine and Feline) Private Practice
Option of four day work week - flexible schedule possible based on compensation
Services include soft tissue surgery, dental prophylaxis and surgery, preventative care, all aspects of illness diagnosis and treatment including emergencies during office hours
Full on-site lab (IDEXX Hematology and Chemisty Analyzers, Sedivue), On Site Digital Full Body and Dental Radiology
Must have a high drive for professional growth - interest in developing additional skill sets ideal. Position includes generous CE allowance.
High level of personalized service to clients required
Ability to form a personal bond with clients a must
Interest in ultrasonagraphy a plus
Profit/Gain sharing in addition to salary - commensurate with experience.
We have a reputation in our community for exceptional care - offering personalized health care for each patient and a high level of education for our clientele. Appointments are extended to 30 minutes per patient, allowing for a high level of veterinarian/client contact. Our in house lab includes the full complement of IDEXX analyzers, a digital radiology unit, and dental radiography. We would love to add an associate with a strong interest in ultrasonography as well.
We believe that we have a unique culture among veterinary hospitals - our team is close-knit, focused on building up one another as well as the practice. From our licensed technicians to our kennel care experts, our team has been together for years and is excited to add another driven member to our group! We do expect a high level of passion and enjoyment for the profession - this is not "just a job" for any of us but a goal that we push toward every day.
Our focus is on fully meeting the needs of our clients and their pets. Whether this means coordinating referral to a specialist or performing diagnostics and therapeutics on the spot at our hospital, we strive to provide the very best care for our patients. Our staff is closely bonded to our clients and to the community - as individuals we believe in community service and the hospital reflects this as we participate in local rescues, childhood education, food drives, sponsorships and fundraisers. We are truly passionate about veterinary medicine and the critical importance of the human animal bond.
Additional Salary Information: Profit/Gain sharing program after 3 years of full time experience with the hospital
About Shaver Road Animal Hospital
Shaver Road Animal Hospital is a privately owned veterinary hospital in Portage, Michigan. Our practice works with the Portage community to enhance the lives of canines, felines, and their owners every day. The Portage community is nestled among numerous inland lakes and is just 45 minutes from Lake Michigan for those who love boating, fishing, skiing and other water sports. In the winter we can reach several ski resorts within minutes and the numerous trails in the community allow for year round outdoor activities. The community has a little bit to offer everyone with a bustling social life in downtown Kalamazoo, concerts and arts at our numerous colleges, and a rural feel within 15 minutes of downtown.