Full time Mixed Animal Veterinarian in the Northwest Georgia foothills; SA only also considered.
Murray County Veterinary Services
Location: Chatsworth, Georgia
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Salary: $75-85,000/yr +, based on exp
Internal Number: NW GA Mixed / SA Vet
Full-time veterinarian for mixed animal / companion animal predominant practice in beautiful, small-town, northwest GA. If you love variety, unique local characters, and an employer who wants to help you develop YOUR interests, then consider us. Mixed animal experience with dogs, cats, horses, cattle, and some small ruminant and swine experience is preferred, but ALL experience and interest levels considered, including small animal only. An applicant with a special interest in herd health for everything from hobby-sized farms to large cow-calf operations would be ideal. 4 to 4.5 day/wk schedule, with every other week emergency rotation for mixed animal (farm animal only - small animal after hours are referred to e-clinic); approx 25mi service radius. Buy-in option available for the right fit. Good client communication skills are a must.
SALARY / BENEFITS
$75-85k/yr starting; negotiable based on experience; PLUS the following: health insurance allowance; dues for GVMA, AVMA, and 3rd association of choice; license and PLIT fees; CE allowance; 401(k) plan avail; company truck for farm calls; time off commensurate with experience (up to 4wks/yr with some rollover possible)
Established in 1978, with one current full-time and one part-time, semi-retired veterinarian. One co-owner, retired; the other co-owner has worked at MCVS for 16 years. Multi-year veterinary assistants on-staff (7 staff total). Plans for renovation stalled by COVID, but hopefully getting restarted within a couple of years. Full suite of IDEXX equipment on-site; also digital in-house and mobile x-ray; cold laser; power-float; BSE equipment; intrauma orthopedic plating system available. We believe in treating our clients how we would like to be treated, and have worked hard to earn and keep their trust over the years.
We are 20 minutes from Dalton, GA and I-75, but are also right at the Cohutta Wilderness and Fort Mountain State Park, with the Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests and the Blue Ridge Mountains within half an hour drive - that's a big backyard to play in. Enjoy a below average cost of living. An hour and a half from Atlanta, and 45 minutes from Chattanooga, TN.
-GA License and Category II Accreditation
-Any level of experience considered, but multi-species interest and experience preferred
-Willingness to Learn and Teach both clients and staff