Associate Veterinarian

Job Description

Job Description

Highway 24 Veterinary Clinic in Guelph, ON is seeking for a small animal veterinarian to join our amazing team. Located in a beautiful country setting, Highway 24 Veterinary Clinic has been providing compassionate and advanced veterinary care to our patients for over 40 years.

We are an AAHA accredited clinic that has a relationship driven focus with both staff, patients, and clients. We have a part time position that allows for a consistent work schedule, mentorship, continuing education coverage, membership fees covered, paid liability insurance, paid holiday time, vin membership, a generous staff discount program as well as an option to participate in an upcoming pension plan.

Full time applicants also considered.

We are offering an excellent supportive work environment, mentorship, competitive salary, CE, health benefits, CVO dues, OVMA and AAHA memberships, pension plan, VIN membership and leadership opportunities.

To learn more about the practice: Visit us at

In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.

Job Responsibilities

  • Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns.
  • Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
  • Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs.
  • Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols.
  • Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine.
  • Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
  • Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.

Skills and Basic Qualifications

  • A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
  • Licensure in good standing to practice in Ontario.
  • Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
  • Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth.
  • Any experience level is encouraged to apply!

About Guelph, ON

Guelph is a city in Southwestern Ontario that is located less than one hour west of Toronto. It is a beautiful city sitting along the banks of the Speed River known for its limestone architecture and dynamic culture. History buffs, art lovers, adventurists and festival goers will all find things to do in the city.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Guelph, Ontario, Canada

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