We are a small animal clinic in Yuma, AZ looking for a Veterinarian to diagnose and treat our clients’ animals. Our main focus is preventative medicine with excellent quality of care. Our clinic has digital radiography, in house lab machines and ultrasound and we work closely with referral facilities when needed. Ultimately, you’ll act as the point of contact for pet owners, whether it’s to treat illnesses and injuries or to advise on animal nutrition and general care.
We understand the need for work-life balance and are looking for the right candidate for 5 days a week with no late nights. If you love being around animals and are committed to offering them the best possible healthcare, we’d like to meet you. You will join an awesome team that provides great care to our clients and their pets. We love what we do and want you to be a part of the fun!
Examine animals and check their health status
Diagnose illnesses and determine the best treatment
Dress wounds of injured animals
Vaccinate animals to prevent diseases
Advise pet owners on nutrition, preventive healthcare and general care
Update client records
Work experience as a Veterinarian, Veterinary Technician or Veterinarian Assistant
Experience conducting various types of surgeries, vaccinations and health checks on animals
Knowledge of medical equipment (e.g. X-ray machines) and anesthesia procedures
Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain medical terms and conditions using simple language
Patience and a love for animals
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree
Yuma has 300+ days of sunshine a year and is a great destination to enjoy outdoor activities. Enjoy biking, four wheeling, and horseback riding, as well as water fun on our rivers and lakes. We are home to the Marine Corps Air Station and the Army Military Freefall School. With affordable cost of living and easy access to San Diego and Phoenix, Yuma is a great down to earth community to call home.
Benefits: 401(k), Dental insurance, Employee discount, Health insurance, Life insurance, Paid time off, Referral program, Relocation assistance, Vision insurance Supplemental Pay: Commission pay, Signing bonus
About Palo Verde Pet Clinic
Palo Verde Pet Clinic is our first animal clinic in Yuma focused solely on pet wellness and preventive care.
Our goal is to make preventive health care for animals more convenient and accessible for Yuma’s pet parents. Palo Verde Pet Clinic focuses primarily on the core routine veterinary services and products that every pet needs.