Associate VeterinaryJob Description
Seeking 3rd Veterinarian to work in a 2 woman/man practice. Seeking individual who likes working with the public in a rural practice . This veterinarian must be self motivated, honest, loyal, and dedicated. We want a veterinarian who wants to work as a team player. This practice is approximately 18 years old and is located 20 miles south of Birmingham, Alabama. This is the fastest growing city in the state of Alabama. It is a diverse community with plenty of activities of the City Life of Birmingham, but yet having the country (rural) aspects of hunting, fishing, and riding horses. The practice includes mixed animals as follows; 75% small animal, 15% equine, 5% of small and large ruminants and 5% pigs and exotics. Also, there is a Large Animal facility 70% functionable. This position is for an individual who is interested in small animal and enjoys to see a stray untypical small animal. Large animal work is available, but pretty much covered by another currently employed veterinarian. There are approximately 13 employees with 1 practice manager, 1 office manager, 3 receptionists, 3-4 technicians and 2 kennel workers. There is 1 large animal staff member that work at the barn. Currently, we have four examine rooms. A typical work week includes 40 hours and no after hour small animal emergencies; these are referred to the local emergency clinic. If interested in large animal emergencies, there is room for more incentives. Also, there is a possibility of part time employment so please apply . Practice includes; reception area with information for clients, four exam rooms, digital X-ray machine, Idexx 8008 Chemistry machine, Vetscan Chemistry machine, Idexx machine-T3/T4-Cortisone-CBC-Electrolytes, Idexx Catalyst and Lasercyte cbc/chemistry, Surgical Suite with two operating tables, cryotherapy equipment, orthopedic equipment including plating equipment, island wash rack/tube, dental equipment, intra-vet software, break room, isolation room with 3 runs and 1 bank of cages, boarding facility with approximately 12 runs and 2 banks of cages, cat isolation room, and a grooming area. Currently in this same building there is also an area in the back for large animal supply storage. The new building currently has 7 equine stalls and few stalls for Bovine. There is a setup for Equine and Bovine surgeries, soon to be activated. Pay based on experience. Benefits will be discussed. Our clinic is very flexible, and we stress high quality medicine with an emphasis on good communication and relationships with our clientèles. We work on a small number of exotics, as well as working closely with the humane society .