Hillside Pet Clinic in Anchorage Alaska is seeking a full time Associate Veterinarian to join our team.
Located in Alaska’s largest city, with a well-developed trail system and the Chugach Mountains in its backyard, Hillside Pet Clinic has been serving the local community since 1984, maintaining its status as one of the top veterinary clinics in Anchorage year after year. In order to sustain our dedication to providing excellent client support and the highest quality medical care for our valued patients, we are excited to add another doctor to our hospital family.
Who We Are:
We are a well-established, progressive practice with a stellar reputation throughout the community for over 3 decades. Our client base is extremely committed to the continuous care of their pets and are compliant in regards to preventative care, dentistry, and diagnostics.We work closely with 2 nearby Emergency Clinics for additional medical support.
AAHA accredited, with continuous membership in the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, the Association of Avian Veterinarians, and the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians, our team welcomes common household pets as well as a large number of exotics. Hailing from all across the US, our veterinarians' special interests include exotic medicine, dentistry, internal medicine, reproduction and acupuncture. Above all, they are committed to forming lasting and trusting relationships with clients and their families. This team is adventurous and down to earth, collaborative and empowering.
Who We Are Looking For:
We are looking for excellence and place great value on finding our next teammate.
Our staff enjoys learning, so we would love to have a doctor that enjoys sharing their knowledge and is comfortable "paying it forward" and teaching what they know. We are very open to new grads and would gladly provide dedicated mentorship, enhanced CE, and training opportunities. An interest in avian and exotics, dentistry, reproduction, or acupuncture would be ideal as we have an established client base in these areas of focus. We are definitely open to helping a new teammate develop or pursue their own niche as well.
What We Can Offer You:
We understand the importance of work/life balance and therefore work diligently to accommodate everyone’s schedule. We are looking for someone to work 4-5 days a week, no on-call or after hours. We are open 6 days a week, with shortened hours on Saturday and have 2 nearby emergency clinics for after hours patient care.
We offer a competitive salary, paid holidays, paid vacation, Paid CE and time off allowance, paid dues, fees and license, comprehensive health benefits, 401K option with a match. We are proud to employ a terrific support staff (5+licensed vet techs), and maintain a positive and professional working environment. We all love to collaborate on cases and provide mentorship for our newer grads.
About the Area:
You can't get much better if you love the great outdoors. Land of the Midnight Sun, Alaska is home to amazing wildlife, incredible hiking, camping, skiing, fishing, hunting, and any other adventures outdoor enthusiasts can imagine! Hillside Pet Clinic is located in Anchorage, which offers the convenience of city living, with the added bonus of having all the beauty and majesty that Alaska has to offer right outside your front door!
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