Salary will be competitive and based on schedule and experience.
Veterinarian Job Description
Are you a cat-loving Veterinarian? Would you enjoy working in a small yet growing feline-only Vet Hospital with friendly co-workers who have each other’s backs, and adoring clients? If so, then a job at Aristokatz Veterinary Hospital in beautiful Fairfield, CT might be the place for you! We are fortunate to have a respectful, loyal clientele who invest in their pet’s health and support our efforts to get to the root cause of their cat’s health issues. Our mission is to provide an exceptional level of care and strive to exceed our clients’ expectations - we treat each kitty as if it were our pet. We are proud of our reputation for being the only place to take your cat!
Our office is known for being friendly, professional, and compassionate. Dr. Geri Katz is a skilled diagnostician and generous mentor who is passionate about keeping up to date on feline medical advances. (check out our Google reviews and our Facebook business page) We respect each other and understand that every team member contributes to the success of our practice. We are constantly evolving as we learn new skills, medical approaches, and technological advancements. We are happy to mentor a new graduate as well!
Our new Veterinarian needs to:
Enjoy working with cats
Be a good diagnostician and creative problem solver
Operate with high medical and ethical standards
Be willing to learn new skills and participate in ongoing education
Be adept at managing multiple tasks
Be comfortable with giving and receiving constructive feedback
Work well independently as well as part of a team
Be skilled at collaborating with others to achieve the best outcomes
Excel at being a self-starter - willing to jump in and help wherever necessary
Have effective communication skills
Surgical skills and experience a plus
Be willing to and capable of helping to grow the practice
Our culture and values require that you:
Be client and relationship-focused and deliver a great customer experience
Are even-keeled, not easily flustered
Naturally engage with and relate to a wide variety of people
Appreciate and contribute to a friendly, “feels like family” office culture
Have a strong work ethic
Collaborate with co-workers
Make a big contribution to a small practice
Compensation and Benefits:
This position can be full-time or part-time, with a competitive salary commensurate with hours worked and experience. We offer employer contributions to health insurance, continuing education, a retirement plan with employer match, paid vacation, and holidays.
If you are passionate about cats and their care, and you want to be part of our dedicated and committed team, please submit your resume and a cover letter, introducing yourself and telling us why you are the right candidate to join our team at our feline-only veterinary practice at Aristokatz. No phone calls, please.
Aristokatz is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.