We are eager to add an associate to our small animal practice here in the beautiful mountains of Gunnison Colorado! We will consider any level of experience including a new grad, depending on references, for either a part-time or full-time position at our busy, rural, small animal hospital. We focus on practicing modern, high quality medicine and surgery. We see a small number of exotic and small ruminant patients. We are willing to set up for mobile large animal practice for the right candidate. We are equipped with in-house Abaxis blood machines, digital radiology, digital dental radiology, ultrasound, state of the art surgical suite with anesthetic monitoring. We work closely with several referral hospitals for consultations and complex cases. We have a wonderful clientele and our support staff is dedicated, professional and hard-working. As a family oriented business model, the working schedule is an alternating 5 day and 4 day work week. We are not open on weekends. On-call responsibilities are split between 3 doctors.
Gunnison is located in a great mountain location, 25 miles from Crested Butte Ski Resort: spend your weekends hiking, skiing, mountain biking, camping, fishing, rafting and kayaking close to home.
A candidate who practices high quality, progressive medicine, has an interest in surgery (both soft tissue and orthopedics), and a strong focus on client education and communication will command our attention. A positive attitude and team mentality is a must. Competitive salary and benefit package includes paid vacation, retirement plan, AVMA and CVMA memberships, AVMA PLIT, CE allowance and more. Please submit resume and cover letter to EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
*Colorado Veterinary License *Professional attitude; Compassionate *Ability to work with and educate clients; great communication skills *Team Player with positive approach to everyday problems *Punctual Self Starter *Respectful of clients and co-workers *Passion for self-improvement; continuing education *Physical Ability to lift and handle pets for treatment
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary based on experience. Benefit package includes paid vacation, retirement plan, AVMA and CVMA memberships, AVMA PLIT, CE allowance and profit sharing.