Associate Veterinarian - $5000 hiring bonus, 2 available positions
Pitts Veterinary Hospital
April 30, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - Any experience level considered
Canine, Feline, Exotic/Avian
DVM or equivalent
We are looking for 2 Associate Veterinarians to join our existing team of 5 veterinarians in a busy small animal AAHA accredited hospital.
The ideal candidate would be provide individualized compassionate care, have great communication skills with clients, and the ability to work well with colleagues. We would prefer experience with ultrasound and dentistry. An interest in surgery including the challenge of less than routine cases would be great. New graduates welcome; mentorship provided. Interest or experience in providing Fear Free care to patients is required as implementing Fear Free care will be a primary focus for our clinic in 2018.
Our clinic practices high quality medicine and has a good reputation, so we see patient referrals from several other clinics in Lincoln and the surrounding towns. We support our veterinarians as they find their area of interest (ultrasound, acupuncture, zoo medicine, ect...). We do a lot of in-house labs with a Vetscan, I-Stat, Reflotron, and have licensed technicians highly proficient in CBC's, UA's, and fecals, in addition to the standard heartworm and other snap tests. We use IDEXX Laboratories for our reference lab. We have digital x-ray, digital dental x-ray, a Phillips ultrasound, and brand new ekg, dental, and surgical laser equipment.
Our clinic offers health, vision, dental, life, and 401k benefits. AVMA-PLIT insurance paid 100% by employer. We invest in our employee's education and well-being, and offer a continuing education stipend plus paid time off. Veterinarians are paid 25% commission with a guaranteed base salary. No on-call emergency duty. A generous employee discount, summer family picnic, and a fun Christmas party are also a bonus!
Lincoln, NE has a lot to offer! There are plenty of great restaurants to satisfy every kind of palette. We have a wonderful school system and bike trails throughout the city and beyond. Being a college town, there are plenty of sporting events and a fun night-life scene downtown. There are a wide variety of grocery stores, theaters, museums, and shopping options around town. Lincoln is located just 45 minutes SW of Omaha. Come find out what "Nebraska Nice" is all about!
Additional Salary Information: 25% commission with guaranteed base salary
About Pitts Veterinary Hospital
Our practice was established in 1974 with the goal of providing quality medical and surgical service to the pets of Lincoln, Nebraska. Over the years, we have grown from two doctors to six with a dedicated team of licensed veterinary technicians, hospital management, front desk, kennel and support staff. We are an accredited member of the American Animal Hospital Association, which sets standards for many practice areas. Our attention remains on preventive medicine and high-quality medical and surgical care.