Associate Veterinarian – General Practice

Job Description

Job Description

Part to Full Time Associate Veterinarian Position in Altoona , PA

Offering: Sign-on Bonus, Retention Bonus, Relocation Assistance, and Student Loan Assistance

If you are looking for a position that provides a wonderful work-life balance, while practicing high quality medicine, this is a great opportunity for you. Our team, which is currently comprised of two full-time veterinarians and one part-time veterinarian (along with an amazing support staff), is looking for another part to full time veterinarian. We are currently a cat and dog exclusive hospital, but our clientele and team would be happy to open our doors to exotics and/or pocket pets if there is an interest in this area. We look forward to mentoring a new graduate or learning from an experienced applicant that is looking to work within a team to care for our patients and clientele. Our hospital encourages our team members to learn, develop, and pursue their veterinary interests to best serve our patients. This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to grow with our hospital.

About the hospital:

Located in beautiful central Pennsylvania, our hospital provides exceptional care with these in-house capabilities:

  • Four examination rooms, treatment area, surgery suite, surgery recovery area, and boarding.
  • Vet Test chemistry system, Procyte CBC, SediVue urinalysis analyzer, and point of care FELV/FIV and Heartworm/Ehrlichia/Anaplasma/Lyme testing. We also appreciate a close association with external full-service clinical and pathological laboratories.
  • Direct Digital X-ray system for radiology
  • Isoflurane anesthesia, up to date monitoring equipment, and electrocautery
  • Brand new dental unit with digital dental radiology
  • Photobiomodulation therapy (PBMT)
  • Ultrasound unit
  • Complete pharmacy along with home delivery capabilities for client convenience
  • AVImark practice management system allows us to be a paper-lite hospital

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  • Highly competitive base salary + bonuses
  • Health, dental and vision coverage
  • Life Insurance, Short term/Long Term Disability
  • Covered 100% liability insurance
  • 401 (K) plan plus match
  • Vacation and sick time
  • CE days and allowance
  • Paid State License and DEA
  • Paid professional dues/fees

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university
  • Licensure in good standing to practice in Pennsylvania

Equal Employment Opportunity:

It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.

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Duncansville, Pennsylvania, United States

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