Looking for a small animal associate to fill a key position in a predominantly small animal practice. The position would be centered around our busy small animal practice that is a growing segment of the overall business. We see primarily cats and dogs with the occasional rabbit or pocket pet as well. There is a growing demand for someone whom might also be interested in exotics as well as avian practice. Our practice is located adjacent to I-95 in central Maine, about halfway between Portland and Bangor, each about 1 hours drive. Our well equipped 4,400 square foot small animal hospital was built in 2005 and the core members of the staff have been here for years and years, making us like family. We have complete in-house laboratory, separate digital radiology and surgery suites, 3 outpatient exam rooms, separate isolation, feline and canine wards, including indoor dog runs, and a spacious treatment area with dedicated dental procedure area. We are full service small animal hospital, handling routine outpatient appointments to complex surgical cases, but aren't ashamed to send clients to referral centers when appropriate. We currently have 3 technicians on staff to assist with patient care as well as a dedicated reception crew to handle the front office duties. There typically would be another doctor working in the hospital at the same time to help with the case load and consult with if needed.
This position would entail a full-time Monday through Friday schedule with NO weekend or afterhours emergency work involved. Part-time position could be arranged if more desirable. Veterinarians are paid straight salary which is negotiable based on experience. Partnership / ownership potential exists if interested. Health insurance, SIMPLE IRA, paid continuing education, paid vacation, AVMA and Maine VMA dues, and more are all included in the full-time compensation package.
The Oakland-Waterville area is a local service center for the surrounding communities. We are only a few miles from 3 colleges, 2 hospitals, many local and national business and several major industrial operations which provide an excellent client base. Oakland is about an hours drive to the beautiful Maine coast, the mountains (great skiing) and two metropolitan areas (Portland and Bangor) and about 15 minutes north of Augusta, the state capitol. We are adjacent to numerous lakes, which provide excellent recreation, and attract vacationers from all across the country. We look forward to hearing from you if you are interested in joining a busy and well respected veterinary hospital.
Additional Salary Information: Simple IRA, vacation, health insurance, continuing education stipend, AFLAC disability, association dues
About Kennebec Veterinary Services, Inc.
Kennebec Veterinary Services, Inc. is a mixed animal practice servicing the Central Maine area for almost 90 years. Our small animal practice is housed in a newer (2005) purpose-built building with 3 exam rooms, large treatment and surgery areas as well as dedicated isolation, canine and feline wards. We are located adjacent to Interstate 95 approximately 1 hour north of Portland, 1 hour south of Bangor and 15 minutes from the state capitol of Augusta.