Pieper Veterinary is privately owned and operated by veterinarians and has been in operation since 1933. Based in Middletown, Connecticut, Pieper Veterinary has satellite locations in East Haddam, Essex, Madison, Marlborough and Middletown. We pride ourselves on offering a progressive, fast-paced, collaborative and supportive working environment.
Pieper Veterinary is excited to offer an opportunity to the right candidate for at our Madison Urgent Care facility to focus on non-critical cases. This position is ideal for a licensed DVM who is looking for a change of pace from the routine of vaccinations and routine visits. This role will allow clinicians to challenge themselves further and experience a wide variety of cases.
This position will include care and services of non-critical care cases, to include skin lacerations, vomiting, bite wounds, ear infections, eye and skin issues, etc. The facility is open from 2 PM – 10 PM on weekdays and 8 AM to 8 PM Saturdays and Sundays. No overnights!
What we’re about:
Teamwork: We believe veterinary medicine is a team sport. We know the best way to care for our patients and clients is by working together and supporting each other.
Support: Our hospitals are organized and staffed to create the support systems we all need to care for our patients, clients, and each other.
Growth: Opportunities for growth, both personally and professionally, are important to us. Continuing education, leadership training and opportunities are available to our staff at all levels.
Our Urgent Care branch in Madison exists to provide medical care and information for small animals with urgent or emergent conditions. Urgent Care emergency clinicians are responsible for seeing small and zoological companion animal emergency cases presenting through our Urgent Care Service.
We are very proud to offer this much needed service in the community of Madison. As an extension of the Pieper Veterinary practice, there is tremendous support available.
Cases will be handled as a bridge between the regular veterinarian and the 24 hour emergency clinic, with all patients being referred back to their regular veterinarian. Minor problems will be handled at Urgent Care and serious cases requiring 24 hour care or major emergency surgery may be referred to Pieper Memorial in Middletown which is open 24/7. Veterinarians will be expected to do minor surgeries if needed.?
Madison, CT is located just a short distance from New Haven along the shores of the Long Island Sound. The small town is a true gem, offering plenty to do in addition to its clean beaches. Most attractions in town can be reached by walking or by bicycle as the Madison is a culture-filled, compact hamlet.
What we offer:
Competitive salary depending on experience
Licensing fee reimbursement
Company paid short-term disability
Paid maternity leave
Paid time off
Excellent health insurance coverage options, including dental and vision
A strong continuing education program
Employee Assistance Program
Generous pet discount
Moving expense reimbursement if necessary
Healthy work/life balance design
401 (k) retirement plan with employer matching
Great location between Boston and NYC
Interested candidates may submit an application online via the provided link, or submit CV's to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pieper Veterinary offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including licensing fees, membership dues, health insurance, company-paid life insurance, disability, 401(k) with contribution eligibility, generous employee discount, continuing education, relocation assistance, PTO, and more.
DVM or VMD licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the state of Connecticut
Demonstration of a specific interest in inpatient care
Three years’ experience required, and internship trained (Board-certification not required)
With roots in the local community dating back to 1933, Pieper Veterinary was originally established as a mixed animal practice by Dr. Niel Pieper, with the goal of providing the highest standard of care to both patients and clients. Today, Pieper Veterinary is a hub and spokes model practice, featuring four general practice hospitals, supported by our urgent care center as well as our emergency and specialty center, located throughout the Connecticut River Valley.
We are proud to be able to offer the most advanced technology and diagnostics to our patients, while still maintaining the feeling of community and family that the Pieper name has come to stand for. We are also very proud to be a VECCS Level I certified emergency & critical care facility.
Our Core Values guide our business every day:
We love what we do
We love what we do and who we do it for. We pay attention to the patient’s journey and we treat the individual. We’re passionate and proud of our work, our patients and our team. We put our hearts into it.
We believe veterinary medicine is a team sport
We know the best way to care for our patients and clients is by working together. We respect, trust, support... and encourage our co-workers. We have each other’s back. We ask “How can I help?”
Laughter is the best medicine
The work we do is challenging, and we stay strong by lifting each other up. We feel a positive attitude and a little humor has the ability to make all the difference in someone’s day.
We can handle it
In fact, we can handle anything. We take action while keeping out cool. We adapt to whatever comes through the door. We’re decision, confident and we are fearless. We like a good challenge and we do what is necessary.
Good people work here
We are united by the desire to be ethical, honest and responsible. We show integrity, compassion and respect and genuinely care about our work and our patients.