We are currently looking for both experienced Rehab Veterinarians or one who is looking to be certified to fill an opening with a state of the art veterinary hospital in Santa Cruz, CA. You will have the opportunity to join a beautiful hospital facility. We are looking for a friendly, motivated professional individual who works well with fellow team members in a fast-paced environment. Interested candidates should have prior experience working in a Veterinary Hospital.
If you love animals and are committed to providing high quality care, we hope you’ll submit an application. We are seeking to fill full time or part time positions for you to fill.
THE POSITION: California licensed veterinarian
WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?
Generous Sign on bonus and relocation assistance
AAHA Accredited Hospital
Cat Friendly Certified
Solid benefits package including: health, vision, dental, liability, 401k, pet care discounts, Opportunity for growth
Support as needed for you and your team and a positive work life balance.
RESPONSIBILITIES for Rehab. Veterinarian:
creating and implementing therapy plans to increase an animal’s mobility and minimize any pain they may be experiencing as a result of an injury or a chronic condition.
provide rehabilitative care to animals who have had surgery, been injured or suffer from chronic pain to improve quality of life
works through the treatment plan with the dog, making adjustments as necessary to ensure that progress is being made in each session.
Therapists may make use of a variety of treatment options such as applying heat or cold to an affected area, electrode stimulation, massage, hydrotherapy (swimming), treadmill work, bandaging, splinting, drug therapy, or exercise programs. They must also keep careful records to track the dog’s progress and document the specific therapies that are utilized
Promote the health of animals by advising animal owners about sanitation measures, feeding, and general care. Cultivate positive relationships with customers and their animals through regular communication and excellent record-keeping
Ability to work independently, exercise good clinical judgment, provide supervisory support of technical staff and use diplomacy and tact in dealing with internal and external customers Knowledge of preventive medicine Familiarity with Avimark software a plus.
In-house equipment includes ultrasound, critical care monitoring equipment, isolation ward, and fully equipped surgical suites
Additional Salary Information: Salary is based on experience, relocation assistance available, and great benefits.
I hope to hear from you soon in hopes you wish to join our team.
Animus Veterinary Group was created by Veterinarians for Veterinarians in 2005.Through our unique approach to progressive Veterinary consultation, we provide our partners with centralized administrative services, management expertise, and personalized support, training and mentoring to help the business thrive.