Ridgetop Animal Hospital in Silverdale, WA is seeking an Associate DVM to join our practice.
We are an AAHA accredited practice that strives to provide the best service to our clients balanced with the best care for our patients. We promote professional development by encouraging strong working relationships between the doctors and providing mentorship for inexperienced practitioners. We are a 7 DVM practice with over 25 support staffers where Associates are encouraged to follow their areas of interest with continuing education and management support. Generous compensation/benefits package including 2 weeks? vacation and sick days, continuing education and licensing package, health insurance, 401k, a flexible 4 day work week and a uniform allowance.
More information at www.ridgetopah.com
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
5 exam rooms
Paper light practice with over 20 separate computer workstations
Surgical and therapeutic laser
Rigid and flexible endoscopy
Equipped to contend with most orthopedic conditions and have developed as strong local reputation in performing TPLO procedures
Two separate treatment areas as well as a separate surgery suite and dental procedure areas.
Silverdale offers scenic trails, award winning breweries, and easy beach access. Beautiful views of Dyes Inlet, Mt. Rainier and the Olympic Mountains. There are many great shops, malls and movie theater complexes. Old Town Silverdale boasts historic buildings and Silverdale Waterfront Park, one of the most popular parks in the region and a favorite thanks to all of the family and pet friendly amenities. Kitsap County is a great place to live with affordable housing and a close proximity to Seattle.
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
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 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.
Other duties as assigned.
If you are looking for a career adventure and an opportunity for unmatched personal growth, we want to hear from you.
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.