Associate Veterinarian

Job Description

Job Description

North State Animal Hospital, located in Jackson, MS, is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our practice!

North State Animal & Bird Hospital is a well-established hospital serving Jackson and the surrounding area for over 50 years. We are a busy, three doctor practice in the metro-Jackson area. We focus primarily on the care of companion animals, and are also locally recognized for providing care to avian, exotics and wildlife rehabilitation. We highly value the human-animal bond, and it is our mission to work as a team to ensure that bond is strong by offering outstanding education, care, and service. We pride ourselves on offering the best service for our clients and going above and beyond for each patient.

Our team is like a family and very supportive of one another. We have a collaborative culture among our doctors. Our seasoned staff members have stayed with our practice year after year. We all pitch in – no task is too small. Our doctors offer mentorship that allows you to see your own patients while still having the support and guidance you need. We welcome new ideas and will support a doctor’s unique career interests! We know that work life balance is incredibly important and support one another in order to maintain this balance. We currently offer a 4-day work week with rotating Saturdays, with no on call!

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Our hospital boasts:

  • Modern dedicated surgical suite
  • Digital radiography (new x-ray equipment)
  • ECG monitoring and pulse oximetry
  • Laser therapy
  • Limited ultrasounds
  • Full-service boarding and grooming
  • Mentorship for new graduate DVMs
  • In-house pharmacy, as well as a local pharmacy available for specialty compounding
  • We give back to our community! We are a wildlife receiving center accepting Federal and State animals for rehabilitation
  • We encourage and support the cultivation of our doctors’ special interests! We’re open to exploring new ideas, procedures, and pharmacology.

Our ideal candidate:

We are interested in a passionate DVM who is interested in contributing to a collaborative team. While two or more years of experience in GP medicine including competency in basic internal medicine and spay/neuters is ideal, we would also welcome an enthusiastic new graduate and would be able to offer mentorship. A doctor joining our practice would enjoy competitive salary, sign on bonus, NVA benefits package, paid time off, paid holidays, and continuing education!

About Jackson, MS:

Jackson, dubbed “the city with soul”, is known for its music and rich history. The hospital is located close to an up-and-coming area of the city with trending restaurants and boutiques. Jacksonians are friendly and family oriented. The city is centrally located in Mississippi with mild temperatures year around. You can enjoy great outdoor activities, festivals, restaurants and museums! The Barnett Reservoir offers boating, fishing, and other water sports. Jackson has a local baseball team and several golf courses! Jackson is also driving distance to weekend trip destinations like New Orleans, Natchez, Biloxi and Gulf Beaches. Definitely offering something for everyone!

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Jackson, Mississippi, United States

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