Chesterfield Animal Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our team.
We are a full-service, small animal veterinary clinic located in Chesterfield, Indiana providing the highest quality medical, surgical and dental care. We first opened our doors in 1973 and have been proudly serving residents and their pets in the Chesterfield, Anderson, and surrounding Central Indiana area for over 45 years. All experience and skill levels are welcome to apply. No Emergency Duties or Weekend Treatment Responsibilities!
For more information, please visit our website: www.chesterfieldah.com
About Chesterfield, IN
Our beautiful town is conveniently close to Indianapolis (50 miles) and mid-size cities like Anderson (less than 5 miles), Muncie (13 miles), and Marion (38 miles). Chesterfield residents benefit from a low cost of living, low property tax rate, and the friendliness of small-town living, while residing only minutes from all of the amenities provided in nearby Indianapolis.
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 of Indiana
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.