AAHA accredited (50 years) and VMG member animal hospital in Rockland County, NY is seeking a FT Associate Veterinarian. Our culture and values are -- and have always been -- to deliver exceptional care that promotes a lifetime of good health for our patients while also supporting the needs of the people who love them. Family Friendly – Pet Approved.
County Animal Hospital (CAH) is a privately owned, and [currently] a one-doctor practice. Robert Weiner, VMD, Diplomate ABVP (canine/feline), has been here since 1981, and he will mentor you. Through VMG you will have access to training programs including surgery, ultrasound, client communication and practice management. This is an ideal opportunity for new graduates, veterinarians with leadership experience, or those interested in taking the next step to join a great team and eventually lead one.
Work-Life balance is respected. We are open 6 days a week (Mon-Sat), but there are no after-hour emergencies or on-call responsibilities; these are directed to a local after-hours emergency hospital. Compensation and benefits package includes:
-- Simple IRA -- Paid Sick Days -- CE/Dues -- Relocation Allowance (negotiable)
CAH provides medical, surgical, dental, nutritional and behavioral care to our patients -- dogs, cats, and and other companion pets. Additional in-house services include ultrasound exams, digital radiographs, and the complete Idexx laboratory suite. Telemedicine is available to our clients. All veterinary technicians are NY State licensed. We are an externship site for the Mercy College LVT program. Dr. Weiner and our LVTs are all Certified Fear Free® Professionals.
All of this in a fun, relaxed environment where the focus is placed on quality medicine and happy patients and clients. If you are interested in becoming part of our warm, enthusiastic and professional team with an excellent community reputation and a positive work culture, we encourage you to apply! County Animal Hospital is just 10 minutes north of the Mario Cuomo Bridge and a 30-minute drive northwest of Manhattan. Picturesque Rockland County is a perfect location for those who enjoy quietly recharging in nature (hiking and skiing) or for those who enjoy the kind of hustle and bustle (shopping, cultural activities and restaurants) that a metropolitan city has to offer. www.CountyAnimal.com
Skills, Requirements & Qualifications:
DVM/VMD degree (new graduates will be considered)
Licensed in New York State and in good standing
Ability to build a trusting rapport with clients and patients
Ability to educate on and discuss topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, nutritional needs and preventative treatment with clients, using excellent verbal and written communication skills
Stay current with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine
Interest in Avian medicine a plus (but not required)
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine
Model a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients
Commitment to ongoing educational growth
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
Internal Number: 2021312
About County Animal Hospital
County Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital providing medical, surgical, dental, behavioral care and boarding. We strive to provide a welcoming, compassionate and fear free environment for our patients and their owners. Our goals are to provide the best possible care and to help foster the bond between people and their pets.
We emphasize pet owner education and disease prevention through selective and thoughtful vaccination, parasite prevention as well as nutritional and behavioral counseling.
We are committed to continuing education and advancement in veterinary medicine and technology. Our doctor and licensed technicians regularly attend conferences and other educational opportunities. County Animal Hospital is an internship site for the Mercy College Veterinary Technology program. The hospital is certified by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) (50 years) and Dr. Robert Weiner is a diplomate and board certified in canine and feline medicine and surgery by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP). ABVP requires diplomates to recertify by rigorous examination every 10 years. We are members of VMG.