St. Francis 24-Hour Animal Hospital is seeking an enthusiastic Veterinarian to become a part of our dynamic team.
Are you looking for the chance to practice the highest standards of veterinary care, manage complex and diverse caseloads, and still enjoy a flexible schedule with the work/life balance you deserve? You may be the veterinarian we are looking for! St. Francis 24-Hour Animal Hospital is a fast-paced environment providing reliable general care for our valued clients, while also offering emergency medicine and critical care services any time of the day or night. Our doctors enjoy numerous benefits including progressive Continuing Education, a significant starting salary base (100K+) without the pressure of covering a production draw, a supportive team environment with collaborative mentorship, access to the latest and greatest medical equipment, a generous sign-on compensation package for the right candidate, and much more! Our hospital is excited to be experiencing innovative transformation within our team, we have recently welcomed a new Hospital Manager and are set to grow our staff and continue to develop our leadership to match the needs of our community.
For more information, please visit our website at: https://stfrancis24hr.com/
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
We are a 6-doctor progressive practice (technical staff for all surgeries)
New Snyder ICU oxygen chamber with adjustable O2 concentrations, floor heat and humidity
Full In-house lab and outside lab support
Rigid and flexible endoscopes
Multi-parameter surgery monitor
About the Community
We are located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, just north of the Columbia River and 15 minutes from Portland OR. Another 90 miles west will put you on the Pacific Coast. The area offers a low cost of living with great outdoor activities and proximity to Portland?s culture and restaurants. Vancouver combines the excitement of a major metropolitan area with small-town charm and abundant recreational opportunities.
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.
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 the state in which applicant is to be employed.
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Works collaboratively with hospital team members.
Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
Manages time and tasks appropriately.
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth
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.