Associate Veterinarian for Thriving Private Practice!
Matanzas River Animal Hospital
Location: Saint Augustine, Florida
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Salary: See below
Competitive pay with guaranteed base plus commission
$5,000 sign on bonus, relocation expenses on case-by-case basis
4-day work week (7:00 am – 5:30 pm), including rotating Saturdays from 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
?No on-call or after-hours will be required (there may be occasions when you will be required to stay after office hours to wrap up a case)
401K with matching (after 90 days)
Health insurance (after 90 days)
Dental and vision insurance (after 90 days)
Paid vacation and holidays (after 90 days)
CE stipend (based on receipts for reimbursement)
Paid licenses and liability insurance (AVMA-PLIT, FL License and DEA License. You are responsible to pay to maintain your AVMA membership to receive these benefits)
DVM or equivalent
2 openings available.
Are you looking for a healthy work-life balance in a fun, fast-paced environment? Do you enjoy creating lasting relationships with both your clients and patients? Are you passionate about delivering high-quality of care? We might have the perfect opportunity to offer you.
The clinic was established 24 years ago and offers full service veterinary care for our patients. We are not just a Wellness Clinic. Our clients expect and appreciate our complete attention to their pets needs and our ability to fully work up and treat sick and injured patients. We have a full IDEXX lab and imaging that includes DR radiology, DR dental radiology and Ultrasound. There is a large surgery suite. There is an ICU which includes a fully optioned Snyder Unit and recovery cages. The ICU is visible through a window wall from the treatment room. The Staff is highly skilled at all areas of diagnostics, anesthesia, surgery support and critical care. If you want a practice that provides an exciting caseload with opportunities to expand your veterinary skills and knowledge, then this is the opportunity for you.
St Augustine, Florida is a beautiful and historic city founded by Spain in 1565. This authentically restored city is nestled around a natural harbor and adjacent to miles of beautiful beaches on the Atlantic Ocean. The ocean and inland waters offer endless opportunities for fishing, boating, and surfing. There is an active commercial fishing fleet, available deep water fishing charters, and a large sailing fleet. The climate favors year-round golf, tennis, and cycling. The city draws visitors from nearby Jacksonville, Daytona and Orlando which support an active night life, music scene and extraordinary dining opportunities. St Johns County is vibrant and growing with a current population of 250,000. The county’s school system is consistently rated as the best in Florida.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from an accredited program is required
Be licensed or able to become licensed in the state of Florida required
A minimum of three years of experience is required
Interest in complex medical and soft tissue surgery cases
Ability to interpret, and develop a plan from laboratory diagnostic information including but not limited to imaging, chemistry, and urinalysis
Conduct ultrasound exams for use in diagnostics and interpretation
Highly motivated, with a passion for continuing education
Positive attitude with a desire to empower those around you
Matanzas River Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary facility able to address the needs of Sick and Emergency cases as well as routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Our new facility is comfortable and calm. We have state of the art Laboratory, Imaging, Intensive care, and Monitoring capabilities here to meet all your pet's needs. Our veterinarians have years of experience treating serious diseases, chronic conditions, and routine wellness care. Our Staff is highly skilled at all areas of diagnostics, anesthesia, surgery support, and critical care. The clinic was established 24 years ago and offers full service veterinary care for our patients. We are not just a Wellness Clinic. Our clients expect and appreciate our complete attention to their pets needs and our ability to fully work up and treat sick and injured patients.