General Practice/Emergency Associate Veterinarian

Job Description

Job Description

GP/Emergency Veterinarian opening at hospital North of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Offering: Sign-on bonus, retention bonus, relocation assistance and student loan assistance.

Butler Veterinary Associates and Emergency Center is a large group practice located in Butler, PA, which is less than 1 hour north of Pittsburgh. We are able to enjoy various sports teams, 4 seasons and low cost of living. We are a busy clinic with over 50 employees and 10 doctors that provide general practice services as well as emergency services.

We are in search of an emergency doctor who wants to receive many challenging cases that will keep your diagnostic, medical and surgical skills sharp. Although we are not open 24 hours, we do provide hospital care through the night with a technician and our doctors usually work our 4-12PM shift. We value work/life balance and therefore we rotate weekends and work no more than 32 scheduled hours per week. There would be no on call duties and we offer a lot of flexibility and mentoring. Our ER department is very busy and we are looking for a dedicated ER doctor to help contribute to our team.

What we can offer you:

  • Collaboration and teamwork.
  • Mentorship and Continuing education.
  • A hospital that focuses on best practices (both national and local) and high quality care.
  • Community Involvement.
  • Resources that can help you grow professional as well as individually.

About our hospital:

  • Relationship with local referral center for consults.
  • Ultrasound.
  • Full in-house lab.
  • Digital X-Ray.
  • Full dental suite with digital x-ray- double suite.
  • Force Triad surgical cautery.
  • Steam & Gas sterilization.
  • Double surgery suite.

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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 the state in which applicant is to be employed.

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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Butler, Pennsylvania, United States

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