Come live in the beautiful Rocky Mountains! If you love mountain biking, hiking, fly fishing, rafting, skiing, rock climbing, horseback riding, golfing, and being outdoors – this is the job for you! You can live within an hour of world-class skiing, fly fishing, mountain biking, and all Colorado has to offer without the high cost of living in a resort town!
The Valley Veterinary Hospital is looking for a full-time veterinarian to join our growing practice. We are a 2 1/2 doctor practice looking to add a doctor. Our mission is to: “offer and provide the highest quality veterinary medicine and care possible to all animals while providing clients with an excellent customer service experience”.
Our hospital offers:
Full-service small-animal veterinary medicine
Full Idexx in-house lab (Procyte, Catalyst, Sedivue)
DR radiography (Sound DR system)
Digital dental radiography (performed on all dental cases)
Brand new GE Ultrasound
Electronic medical records (Avimark)
Entire staff is Fear Free Certified
Visiting board-certified surgeon for advanced surgeries
Visiting ABVP boarded veterinarian to perform ultrasounds and echocardiograms
Local emergency clinics for after-hours emergencies and overnight intensive care
We are located in the heart of the western slope of Colorado. We enjoy easy access to all outdoor activities and the Colorado lifestyle. We are just an hour away from Aspen, Vail, and Grand Junction and 20 minutes from the hot springs in Glenwood Springs. You can live in historic Glenwood Springs or New Castle, close to restaurants and boutique shops, or bring your horses and live on your dream ranch. A 4-day work week with no emergency call allows you the perfect work-life balance to enjoy the Colorado mountains.
We are looking for a person who is compassionate and enthusiastic about veterinary medicine, has a team focused approach, strong organizational and leadership skills, and is looking to help continue growing our practice. Strong surgical and dental skills are a must. A candidate with 2 or more years’ experience is preferred, but we are willing to mentor the right new grad.
We offer a generous compensation package including:
Pro-sal compensation with $80,000 base salary (expected salary range 80,000-120,000)
Professional liability insurance
Aflac insurance (provides short-term disability for maternity leave coverage)
Employee Assistance Program
4-day work week with no after-hours emergency call
If you are interested in joining our team, please email Kate at [email protected] or call our hospital at (970) 625-5035.
Additional Salary Information: Pro-sal
Internal Number: 9706255035
About The Valley Veterinary Hospital
The Valley Veterinary Hospital is a progressive, small animal practice in Rifle, CO. We are a busy, growing 2 1/2 doctor practice and our entire staff is Fear Free Certified. We offer a full line of services including Idexx lab machines (Procyte, Catalyst, and Sedivue), CR radiography, digital dental radiographs, well pet and sick pet care, a visiting board certified surgeon and ultrasonographer, and local ER clinics. We are 1 hour away from skiing in Aspen and Vail, an hour from Grand Junction, 20 minutes from the hot springs in Glenwood Springs and have great local mountain biking, rock climbing, fly fishing, skiing, horse back riding, and hiking.
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