Come join our team at Baton Rouge Animal Hospital and Baton Rouge Pet Emergency Hospital! We are a companion animal practice which provides high quality critical care and general practice, with state of the art equipment and excellent customer service to a large clientele base in the Baton Rouge and surrounding areas. We have been in business for over 30 years and are looking for part-time or full time Veterinarians to fill day and after hours shifts. If you are currently looking for relief, part-time, or full-time work our hospital may be a great fit for you. You can create a flexible schedule with a great earning potential and have plenty of days off to enjoy with your family and friends. We are looking for a courteous, motivated, hardworking veterinarian that can work independently and understands the importance of client care, communication, and our service-based approach.
We have a fully trained support staff that has been working with us that will guide you and make your shift as the Veterinarian run smoothly. New Grads are welcome, and mentorship is available and someone will always be a phone call away should there be any questions with procedures or surgeries that are outside your comfort zone.
After hours shifts offer the opportunity to work fewer days per week, support and build relationships with local referring veterinarians, receive exceptional pay, and allow you to practice the best medicine possible with updated equipment and technological capabilities on site at your disposal. We offer digital x-ray, ultrasound, laser surgery, in house laboratory, tonopen, IV pumps, oxygen cage, isolation ward, advanced surgical monitoring (EKG, body temperature, heart rate, capnography, resp. rate and blood pressure) and more allowing us to offer exceptional standard of care. Our Hospital has been servicing the greater Baton Rouge and surrounding areas for the past 30 years, and we are known for our exceptional customer service and patient care. As a Veterinarian you will gain valuable experience at Baton Rouge Animal Hospital and Baton Rouge Pet Emergency Hospital.
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet's problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records using the most up to date electronic record system and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Treat every client like family and each patient like your own pet.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Louisiana
Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members
Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their pets
Compassionate team player who can uphold great reputation with clients
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics
Proficiency in surgery a plus, we are willing to provide mentorship where necessary
Additional Salary Information: Benefits
Competitive salary, with pay on production and benefits including:
Continuing Education allowance
Professional Liability Coverage
Please send resume to [email protected] we would be glad to answer any questions you may have.
About Baton Rouge Animal Hospital/Pet Emergency Hospital
Baton Rouge Animal Hospital and Baton Rouge Pet Emergency Hospital