Part Time or Full Time - Any experience level considered
DVM or equivalent
Come and join our independently-owned companion animal practice in beautiful Southwest Colorado! Bayfield is a pretty laid-back small town. Our scheduling allows time for personal interaction with clients and critters. We will consider any level of experience including a new grad, depending on references for either a part-time or full-time position at a busy, three-doctor rural feline/canine hospital, focusing on practicing modern, high quality medicine and surgery. We see a small number of avian and exotic patients. We are equipped with in-house blood work, digital x-ray, ultrasound, laser surgery unit, anesthetic monitoring, and orthopedic surgery equipment. We work closely with several referral hospitals for consultations and complex cases. We have a wonderful clientele and our support staff is dedicated, professional and hard-working. On-call responsibilities are split between 3 doctors.
We are closed on weekends. This is a great mountain location: spend your weekends hiking, skiing, mountain biking, camping, fishing and kayaking close to home. A candidate who practices high quality, progressive medicine, has an interest in surgery (both soft tissue and orthopedics), and a strong focus on client education and communication will command our attention. A positive attitude and team mentality is a must. Competitive salary and benefit package includes paid vacation, health insurance, retirement plan, AVMA and CVMA memberships, AVMA PLIT, CE allowance and more. Please submit resume and cover letter to EMAIL or to: Bayfield Animal Hospital, PO BOX 362, Bayfield CO 81122. Website: www.bayfieldanimalhospital.weebly.com
*Colorado Veterinary License *Professional attitude; Compassionate; *Ability to work with and educate clients; great communication skills *Team Player with positive approach to everyday problems *Punctual Self Starter *Respectful of clients and co-workers *Passion for self improvement and continuing education *Physical Ability to lift and handle pets (with assistance) for treatment
Additional Salary Information: Depends on experience and references
About Bayfield Animal Hospital
Bayfield Animal Hospital, established 37 years ago, is a doctor-owned small animal hospital located in a small southwestern Colorado town with 2 full time and 2 part-time doctors currently on staff. Support staff consists of 3+ technicians and 3 receptionists plus kennel and cleaning help. We are open Monday through Friday, covering most of our own out-of-hours emergencies. We see quite a few emergencies during normal office hours and have a large number of challenging cases. Our clientele is loyal and expect (and receive) our best efforts where their pets are concerned! This practice is located within Bayfield's town limits.....GPS maps are incorrect: it is not located north of Bayfield.