Come live in Alaska's most beautiful playground, the Matanuska- Susitna Valley! We are seeking an ambitious, conscientious and caring veterinarian to join our team. We are a very busy and progressive small animal clinic in between the towns of Palmer and Wasilla. We are well equipped with in house lab, digital radiography and digital dental radiography, ultrasound, laser, modern anesthesia monitoring and more. All Creatures was established in 1984 and in our local annual community newspaper poll, we have been voted consistently #1 "Best in the Valley"!
The "Mat-Su" Valley has access to all of Alaska's recreational opportunities very close by. Whether you enjoy fishing, hiking, skiing, hunting, camping, horseback riding or motor sports you will experience the best Alaska has to offer! Our areas growing economy but ample land allows you to have a home and land more economically than in Anchorage. A short drive to Anchorage though, will let you experience the shopping, entertainment and cultural opportunities it offers.
Our doctors work 4 days a week, 10 hour shifts with no emergency/on call duties. Our standard appointment time is 30 minutes and our practice has paperless records using Cornerstone software. We are a multi-doctor practice (currently 5 full time, 2 part time) with a range from 3 to 39 years of experience so there's always someone to bounce ideas off! We have fantastic support staff and a devoted client base. In addition, there's access to multiple specialists who can either come to our practice or that we can refer to including: surgeons, a dermatologist, an ophthalmologist, an internist, a cardiologist, neurologist and an oncologist. We do a lot of assisted canine reproduction as part of the practice that we would d be happy to have you learn but it is not required of the applicant. Experience is preferred in medicine, surgery and dentistry but new graduates are welcome and encouraged to apply. Exotics interest is welcome but not essential. We are open to establishing new aspects of veterinary care that you may wish to pursue.
Basic benefits package includes health insurance, CE allowance, DEA license, paid time off and retirement contributions. Salary competitive and commensurate with experience.