The Gananoque Veterinary Clinic located in Gananoque, Ontario is looking for an Associate Veterinarian to join our team!
The Gananoque Veterinary Clinic in the amazing 1000 Islands region of Ontario, Canada, is looking for a full-time Associate Veterinarian to join its dynamite team. We offer primary care for dogs, cats and exotics, surgical and other referrals. We have an awesome, very caring staff, strong mentorship available, and a happy work atmosphere that encourages CE. We emphasize the importance of building relationships with clients.
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
Spacious building with 2 exam rooms surgery suite, 2 wards,
In house blood chemistries, urinalysis, various snap tests, close association with full service clinical pathology lab.
Most orthopedic surgeries and some chemotherapy done in house
About the Thousand Islands Region
This unique Biosphere is full of history and recreational possibilities and was always known as the “playground of the rich”. Located on the U.S.-Canada border half-way between Toronto and Montreal, the closest large city is 20 minutes away with a college the well-known Queen’s University. The cost of living in the area is relatively low and the geography is stunning with many lakes and parks. Access to several local professional associations as well as proximity to all the “big city” amenities makes this employment and living opportunity truly exceptional.
The Associate Veterinarian—under the guidance of the Managing Veterinarian —carries out our promise to our clients: making their pet’s health our top priority and excellent service our goal. The Associate Veterinarian educates clients on, advocates for and strives to deliver the highest quality medical, surgical, dental and nutritional diagnostics, treatment, and preventative care to companion animals.
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members.
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics.
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings and complete at least 30 hours of accredited CE per year.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
We reward leadership and excellence with:
Highly competitive base salary
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Paid Vacation and Sick Time
Continuing Education Allowance
Career Growth Opportunities
If you are looking for a career adventure and an opportunity for unmatched personal growth, we want to hear from you.