FT DVM Orchard Mesa - Newly Remodeled, Cat friendly, Exotics, AAHA Accredited, New Grads Welcome!
Mission Veterinary Partners
Location: Orchard Mesa, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
DVM or equivalent
Orchard Mesa Veterinary Hospital, located in Grand Junction, Colorado,is looking for a full-time Associate Veterinarian to join our amazing team and newly remodeled practice! We are proud to be AAHA accredited and have been proving exceptional care to our clients and patients for over 40 years! New grads are welcome to apply. Our clinic provides an excellent environment for candidates seeking mentorship, specifically in ultrasound, surgery, endoscopy, and orthopedics.
About Our Clinic: At Orchard Mesa Veterinary Hospital, we perform a large variety of routine and advanced soft tissue surgeries, orthopedic surgeries, and dentistry. We are a full-service small animal hospital that treats dogs, cats, and “pocket pets” – ferrets, gerbils, guinea pigs, mice, and hamsters as well as exotics.
Our diagnostic equipment includes IDEXX in-house laboratory (Procyte, Chem analyzer, Urine analyzer, T4, bile acids, cortisol, PT/PTT), digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound machine, endoscopy, and tonometry. All doctors can perform basic abdominal ultrasound and one of our doctors is able to perform echocardiograms. All of our exam rooms contain computers, making it easy to review radiographs with clients. We are paper-light and use Impromed for our electronic medical records. Most importantly, we have an amazing support staff and a 1.5-2: 1 technician to doctor ratio, with additional support assistants and hospital attendants.
Our hospital performs a large variety of routine and advanced soft tissue surgeries, orthopedic surgeries, endoscopy, and dentistry. Additionally, we have a team of doctors who have special interests in various areas of medicine such as acupuncture. Our future goals will also include laparoscopy. Our surgery suite includes one heated table, CO2 cutting laser, suction, and monitoring equipment. Our doctors are all able to perform most soft tissue surgeries other than thoracic procedures. Two of our doctors are also able to perform a variety of orthopedic procedures (Plating, pinning, MPLs, TTAs, and FHOs to name a few). We also utilize the services of a traveling surgeon for TPLOs and other more advanced procedures. Our dental equipment includes two wet tables, a drill and scaler handpiece, and dental radiography. We also have cold laser therapy available.
Our doctors work 4, nonconsecutive days per week with 3 days off. Each doctor works one weekend a month only and there are no evening or on-call responsibilities since we have various referral/emergency locations nearby. Scheduling is flexible based on your needs. You can learn more about our practice at https://www.omvets.com/.
Location: 2668 US-50, Grand Junction, CO 81503
About Orchard Mesa, CO: Orchard Mesa is an amazing location for all ages. Located on the Western desert slopes of the Rockies, just 25 miles from Utah, Orchard Mesa provides endless outdoor activities like trail running, hiking, cycling, windsurfing, boating, fishing, rock climbing, and camping. Our city has also been ranked the second-best city in the nation to rock climb!
All experience levels are welcome and encouraged to apply!
Colorado Veterinary License – active and in good standing
A team-oriented mentality that supports our positive, collaborative culture
Competitive annual base salary, starting at $100K+
Monthly production bonus with no negative accrual
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Paid time off
401k with employer match
Paid CE with dedicated paid training time off
Paid license fees and membership dues
Opportunity to grow surgical skills
Wellness and mentorship programs
If this sounds like a team you would like to be a part of, apply today for immediate consideration!
Mission Veterinary Partners is a veterinarian-founded network of 300+ animal hospitals throughout the United States. While it’s important to know what we are, it’s probably more important to know what drives us - We have one mission: to be the employer of choice in veterinary medicine. Our mission is to be more than just a business model. We represent a work culture and mindset revolved around the health and well-being of each of our team members, so they can provide the best care possible for our clients and patients!
We’re always looking to connect with like-minded individuals so if you are looking for a new team, reach out today to see how we can help.
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