Small Animal Associate Veterinarian, Fear Free, strong mentoring, near Lynchburg - Roanoke, SW VA
Ridgewood Animal Hospital
Location: Forest, Virginia
Type: Full Time
Salary: $75,000 - $100,000 (yearly)
DVM or equivalent
Are you looking for strong mentorship and professional growth? We pride ourselves at Ridgewood Animal Hospital on providing a welcoming, highly knowledgeable team of 3 Veterinarians, 6 Licensed Technicians as well as an extensive support staff to help you grow to your fullest potential! Our clientele provides a diverse caseload ranging from routine wellness to complex systemic diseases, and challenging orthopedic or soft tissue surgical cases.
Mentorship, positive work culture, work/life balance and the highest standard of care are our top priorities. Don’t just take our word for it, we’d love to have you visit the hospital and speak with the team directly to discover what life is like working in a positive and supportive atmosphere. Our benefits include:
Four day work week with no emergency on call duty
Competitive salary, or ProSal option
Health and Dental insurance
Matched Simple IRA contributions
Continuing Education allowance
PTO including vacation, personal days, and holidays
Paid Licensure, DEA registration and VVMA / PVMA membership dues
Local YMCA stipend
A little about our area: Ridgewood is located on the west side of Forest, Virginia just outside of Lynchburg and approximately 45 minutes east of Roanoke, providing an economically stable area to raise a family. There are numerous opportunities nearby for outdoor recreation and shopping. There is a growing number of local small businesses, 5 schools as well as developing neighborhoods or rural home opportunities nearby. Animal Emergency and Critical Care of Lynchburg is located nearby so there is no need to handle after-hour emergencies or weekends.
Ridgewood Animal Hospital is a family owned, team oriented practice with a strong focus on the highest quality veterinary care and service. We strive to offer exemplary service to our clients/patients while maintaining a healthy positive environment for our team. We value the importance of strong training, mentorship, and work-life balance. We recognize and appreciate the competence and professionalism of our veterinarians, licensed technicians, management, and entire support staff, without whose efforts the hospital could not function as it does.