Join the team at Balboa Pet Hospital. We provide comprehensive veterinary care services: emergency, preventive, diagnostic, surgical and dental services, as well as pet acupuncture and boarding. We are looking for a full time experienced associate veterinarian to join our small animal practice. Interest in exotics is a plus but not required. Our team is well-established and supported by RVTs and experienced VAs. We are a generous sized hospital that has been in practice with current owner since 1966 and AAHA accredited for 30 years. Quality of life is a priority to all of us. Appointment hours 8-6 Monday- Friday & 8-5 Saturdays.
Benefits include competitive salary and medical, dental, vision, vacation and sick time, CE, and some professional licenses.
Physical Effort : Work requires lifting and carrying animals (will be assisted by other staff members in lifting animals over 40 lbs.). Walks or stands for extended periods of time; frequently works in a bent position.
Working conditions : May be exposed to unpleasant odors, noises and animal feces. May be exposed to bites, scratches and contagious diseases.
Our hospital website is located at: http://balboapethospital.com/
EDUCATION AND LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS
D.V.M. or V.M.D licensed in California
D.E.A licensed in California
Current National Veterinary Accreditation
Member of CVMA and AVMA
At least 1 to 2 years experience as a D.V.M. in a practice is required. We have a collaborative team of veterinarians but are not able to offer a mentor program at this time.
Working knowledge of Cornerstone Practice Management software a plus.
Embrace teamwork as essential for a quality practice; ability to work as a team member as well as a doctor.
Working knowledge of and interest in the business aspect of a veterinary practice.
Willingness to maintain a timely appointment schedule and when necessary, stay after hours or work extra hours.
Interest in marketing and growth of the practice.
Display tact and diplomacy with staff members and clients.
Perform basic computer skills.
Additional Salary Information: Signing bonus
About Balboa Pet Hospital
Balboa Pet Hospital is located in a beautiful residential neighborhood of San Francisco. We offer out clients and patients traditional veterinary diagnostics and therapies as well as preventive care to all pets; from pocket pets, cats, dogs, rabbits to exotic pets. (Not all of our veterinarians treat all animals.) W also are able to provide integrative therapies by a licensed TCVM Practitioner. We provide daytime emergency service and our veterinarians perform dentistry and surgery. Our support team consists of licensed technicians, as well as highly trained veterinary assistants and client service representatives. We are committed to productive weekly staff meetings and monthly doctor meetings. We support ongoing education for our entire team and pride ourselves on maintaining both high standards of medical care and client service.