Not all superheroes wear a cape, but we think our team members wear one every day! Join a passionate bunch of veterinary professionals that are saving pets in the greater Kelso, WA area, with no on-call or after-hours emergency shifts. Experienced candidates or new grads are welcome!!!Here you will work with experienced professionals. Whether you wish to have an experienced partner in practice or need reliable mentorship there is a place for you as an Associate Veterinarian at the Riverside Animal Hospital.
About the Hospital:
We are a full-service small animal general medicine practice, providing comprehensive pet care to the Longview and Kelso communities. We stride ourselves on having a positive team environment, professional and experienced support staff, and solid leadership. Our doctors and staff are excited to welcome you to the team! We have proudly been serving our community since 1976.
We offer a broad range of services for companion, rabbits and small animals.
Comprehensive in-house laboratory and stocked pharmacy
Brand new digital flat panel DR X-ray system.
Surgical and dental suite with digital dental radiography.
Class IV Laser Therapy.
About Kelso: Tucked away in southwest Washington near mountains and ocean beaches, close enough to Portland’s urban lifestyle of culture, nightlife, shopping, great food trucks and brew pubs, but just outside of the hustle and bustle and traffic. Kelso offers a great small-town community feel and is only two hours from ski slopes in (White Pass in Naches, WA or Mt. Hood in Government Camp, OR). If skiing is not your thing, there is also access to rivers for fishing, kayaking, rafting or day hikes within 30-minutes. Plus, the pristine coastal beaches of WA and OR are only an hour and a half away!
About the Employer: This hospital is owned and operated by People Pets & Vets. At our hospitals, our Veterinarians make decisions about medicine and treatment choices. Working in our family allows you to provide excellent care with top-quality resources while maintaining the individuality and medical autonomy that makes each practice unique. We foster a culture of learning, respect, and compassionate care. Most importantly, we like to have FUN!
As an employee, you will have access to multiple benefits, training, and career growth.
What’s in it for you?
Great compensation package
Ideal work schedule and paid time off
Strong Mentorship program for new Grads
Career Growth Opportunities
401K With Annual Employer Match
Medical, Dental, Vision, Short-term Disability & Life Insurance
Generous Continuing Education Allowance
Pet Care Discount plan
Employee Assistance Program
People Pets & Vets is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. People Pets & Vets is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its programs, and activities.
Qualifications and skills:
DVM/VMD degree from an AVMA accredited veterinary school in general practice.
Open to experienced and new practitioners.
Active, non-restricted veterinary license in WA or ability to attain one.
Invested in building trusting relationships with clients, colleagues, and community.
Mindset and desire to grow skills and the desire to mentor staff to keep them growing and excelling.
Comfort or desire to grow in the surgery suite (soft tissue, spay/neuter).
Take pride in offering unmatched attentive care, ensuring our communication with our clients is clear and understood.
Strong proficiency or desire to be proficient in dentistry, soft tissue surgery, and internal medicine.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Riverside Animal Hospital
People, Pets & Vets is a veterinary services company with offices in Oregon, Washington, California, Arizona, Idaho and Texas. We form a true partnership with our hospitals to propel their success. We pride ourselves on cultivating a great culture for our staff and providing the best veterinary care possible.
People, Pets & Vets is a doctor-led organization that partners with veterinarians to help them reach their full potential. We would love to talk to you to see if it’s a good fit for you to join our family of clinics.
We are wild about people that share a love for animals. We are hiring team members and externs to join our fast-growing team! We pride ourselves on providing the best care using progressive, modern medicine and surgery. We foster a culture of learning, respect and compassionate care. Most importantly, we like to have FUN!