Canine, Feline, Equine, Bovine, Small Ruminant, Swine, Mixed
DVM or equivalent
Herkimer Veterinary Associates, PC, a busy, progressive five veterinarian mixed animal practice in New York State seeks to hire an associate mixed animal practitioner. We are located in the center of New York, midway between Albany and Syracuse, NY on I–90. Four season recreational amenities nearby add to the quality of life in our area, to include proximity to Utica and access to the Adirondack State Park.
Our experienced DVM staff is committed to providing high quality veterinary care for our community, and an enjoyable working environment for our staff. We have a competent and dedicated support staff which includes five LVTs an office an experienced practice manager as well as veterinary assistants. We are a NYSVMS accredited practice and enjoy a reputation for quality and compassionate care in our area. Client referrals continue to grow our practice daily.
Our modern facility includes AVImark computer software, digital imaging system, ultrasound, IM3 dental equipment, surgery patient monitoring and a Idexx blood chemistry laboratory.
Our ambulatory practice is primarily dairy with a growing equine component, as well as work with small ruminants. Our emphasis in the dairy work is preventative medicine, scheduled herd health visits and client education. Three well equipped work vehicles allow us to provide high quality large animal services.
We offer a competitive compensation package to include CE, licensing, dues, paid vacation, health insurance and a retirement plan with employer contribution. As a progressive practice, we encourage professional development available through national, state and local veterinary organizations and hold in-house staff training.
This position requires an associate that is interested in providing both small and large animal medicine and surgery services. Emergency coverage is shared among the DVM staff. Our current DVM staff has in excess of 80 years of experience providing a collaborative, supportive and collegial relationship, as well as a strong mentoring culture.
NYS license required.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable at time of hire.
Herkimer is steeped in history and is home to rolling hills, winding rivers, and a diverse urban, and rural community. Utica is 15 miles from our practice. A city of 64,000 people with ample shopping and entertainment possibilities. Our area enjoys a reasonable cost of living and a small town, friendly atmosphere.
On staff we employ three owners, and two associate veterinarians. We are committed... to providing high quality veterinary care to our community, and an enjoyable work environment to our staff. We work well as a team, each bringing a different perspective and knowledge base, consultation with coworkers is a normal part of our practice philosophy. Our staff is one of our greatest assets; they are competent, dedicated and supportive. There are five licensed veterinary technicians, and veterinary assistants on staff as well as a practice manager with excellent organizational and people skills.
We have a fully equipped facility including a blood chemistry laboratory, digital x-ray, ultrasound, IM3 dental machine, and monitoring equipment. We are proud to be recognized as an NYSVMS accredited hospital.