Associate Veterinarian ($150K-$175K + $25,000 hiring bonus with a 4 day work week)
Palm Desert Pet Hospital
Location: Palm Desert, California
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Salary: $150K-$175K + $25,000 bonus
Internal Number: Palm Desert
Palm Desert Pet Hospital in Palm Desert, California is seeking a full-time Associate Veterinarian to join our team! We are offering a great salary, generous relocation package, hiring bonus, and an amazing desert location, and a much-desired work/life balance!!
-$150K-$175K + $25,000 hiring bonus with a 4 day work week
-Medical, vision, dental, PTO, 401K, generous pet benefits, employee relocation, CE allowance
-Opportunity to practice medicine at the highest level in a supportive and collaborative environment.
-Brand new, state-of-the-art facility in 2021 with true mentorship and a high technician to DVM ratio that allows you to practice at the highest level.
-Exotics opportunity if desired!
We’ve been caring for the pets of Palm Desert and surrounding areas since 1979. Palm Desert Pet Hospital is relocating to a brand new state-of-the-art veterinary facility in 2021. We are proud to have a high technician to doctor ratio and are known for the great care we take with clients and employees alike. We have a great hospital with a 4.3-star Google rating and a 4.5-star Yelp rating. Our clients really appreciate us. We have a doctor dedicated to professional development and mentorship. We can provide flexible schedules for our veterinarians and do not take after-hours emergencies.
Our practice takes a relationship-based approach to practicing medicine. We deliver exceptional service through effective communication, client education, and sincerity of purpose. We empower clients, allowing them to make informed choices and to participate in their pets' care. We utilize technology to improve our client communication and care. Our team is highly skilled and experienced in performing a wide variety of pet surgeries using modern techniques, cutting-edge equipment and always adhering to the strictest standards of safety and care.
Not only do we have a phenomenal culture, but we also have state-of-the-art facilities featuring an in-house and an outside lab so we can provide results quickly and accurately, digital & dental radiology with a traveling ultrasonographer, and multi-parameter anesthesia monitor. We provide compassionate care to our patients every day, as well as a commitment to wellness and client education throughout the life of the pet. With our traveling board-certified surgeon, you can feel confident that your patients will be in excellent hands!
Our ideal candidate will be highly motivated, energetic, and compassionate. Someone who is a team player and always keeps the best interest of our patients in mind, by providing outstanding veterinary care. Our hospital culture thrives on teamwork and compassion for our patients and clients.
Schedule to ensure work-life integration (4 day work week with no emergency or on-call hours)
Individualized professional development/mentorship opportunity to support ongoing learning and career development
Benefits Program including Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance, 401k, relocation, and generous pet benefits
Beautiful facility to work in
CE, PLIT, licensure, VIN
Generous continuing education allowance
Opportunity to work with exotics if desired
The Location: Palm Desert Pet Hospital is based in Palm Desert, California. Palm Desert is a gorgeous resort town that boasts great private and public schools plus amazing finds like the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. Surrounding towns similar to Palm Desert include luxurious Coachella. Palm Desert is well known for its golfing, shopping, country clubs, and gorgeous mountain views.
Health and Wellbeing
At Palm Desert Pet Hospital, we take the health and safety of our employees and clients seriously. You can rest assured we are committed to going the extra mile to keep everybody safe and healthy especially during COVID as an employee of Palm Desert Pet Hospital.
We want to empower our teams to be the best advocates possible for patients and their families in a great working environment. We’ll help you maintain your focus on the patients and continue your professional development while maintaining a great work-life balance.