Community Animal Hospital located in Stevens Point, WI is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our practice!
Stevens Point, WI is a small college town located in central Wisconsin. We have all of the conveniences of a big city but not all the hassle. Community Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility that has been in the community since 1967. Our professional and courteous staff seek to provide the best possible medical, surgical, and dental care for our highly-valued patients. We care about our patients and our community. We are seeking an individual who is passionate about giving the best care to every patient and seeks comradery with fellow co-workers.
Full-time and part-time position available and although experience is preferred, new grads are welcome to apply!
Stevens Point is a college town, about 26,717 people live here. If you enjoy the outdoors, we have many great recreation areas where you can bike, hike or swim. If you have a hobby Stevens Point most likely has your club. About 30 minutes north of us is Wausau known for Rib Mountain state park, Granite Peak ski hill, great shopping an the Grand Theater which brings in Broadway shows.
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
1 - 3 years experience required
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.