Associate Veterinarian

Job Description

Job Description

Countryside Animal Clinic of Sterling, VA is looking for a full or part-time Associate Veterinarian to join our practice!

Our clinic is dedicated to creating family bonds with our clients and patients while providing excellent care with advanced equipment. We offer extended appointment times (40-50 mins) to allow for client education, partnering with pet parents to enable an informed decision for care, and promoting the human-animal bond. We have a very successful wellness program and routinely perform advanced dental treatments and surgical procedures like laparoscopy. Our DVM team is friendly, supportive, collaborative on cases, and encouraging of work-life balance. We currently have 5 Veterinarians, 3 LVTs, and several highly skilled assistants. Some of our dedicated team members have been with our clinic for 20+ years. We are looking for an Associate DVM with strong communication skills who is personable and proficient in general medicine. We see mainly dogs and cats, but do have a few ADVMs who see exotics as needed. A passion for complicated cases, surgery, and or dentistry, or a doctor who brings a new skill set to our team (acupuncture, rehab, etc), with a willingness to train/share, is a plus.

Our Clinic was expanded and completely renovated in 2017. More about our hospital:

  • 6 exam rooms, a well-equipped treatment area, surgical suite, and 4 patient wards.
  • Digital dental x-ray & ultrasonic dental equipment
  • Full body digital x-ray
  • Laparoscopy
  • Flexible GI Endoscopy
  • GE Logiq V5 Expert Ultrasound
  • Electrocautery
  • Multi Radiance therapeutic laser
  • Parks-Doppler blood pressure monitoring
  • Cardell pulse oximetry with capnography
  • In-house lab capabilities – IDEXX
  • Onsite & online pharmacy
  • Avimark software program & paper-lite EMR

What we are looking for:

  • Positive and friendly personality
  • At least 1 year of experience
  • Ability to build client relationships and deliver excellent customer service
  • Willingness to share knowledge with other vets & support team
  • Ability to do routine surgical procedures and dental extractions
  • Competence in ultrasound is a plus
  • Must be able to work alternating weekends – the clinic is open Saturday 8 am until 3 pm.

What we offer:

  • Long appointment times to allow for client education/bonding
  • Vacation, sick leave, and CE days
  • Generous CE budget
  • Paid state license renewals and professional dues
  • Health Insurance
  • Unlimited earning potential (Pro-Sal)
  • 401k eligibility
  • Personal pet care benefits
  • Emphasis on work/life balance: no on-call schedule, closed on Sundays

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Countryside Animal Clinic of Sterling is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

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Sterling, Virginia, United States

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