Seeking a positive, high energy, highly qualified full time Associate Veterinarian, with a minimum of 2 year experience, to join our AAHA accredited small animal 4 doctor practice. We are located in beautiful sunny Klamath Falls Oregon. Klamath Falls is located about 25 miles north of the California border in central southern Oregon. With over 300 days per year of sunshine, surrounding lakes and mountains there is plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy. We are a very busy, fast paced small animal clinic, currently caring for mostly dogs and cats and few pocket pets. We are open 6 days a week and see an average of 60 patients per day. With the closest emergency/specialty hospital 1 ½ hours away, we handle emergencies, perform around 10-15 surgeries and up to 3-4 dentals each day. We are the only clinic in Klamath County to have our own CT scanner in hospital and a very extensive in-house laboratory. You can learn more about us at CPCKFALLS.COM.
A Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university with licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Oregon with no restrictions is required. You must have or be able to attain a valid DEA license.
Hospital Equipment/Diagnostic Capabilities: Epica Pico High Definition 3D Volumetric Imaging (Fluoroscopy & CT Scanning) Aesculight CO2 Surgical Laser Oncura Ultrasound with telemedicine support Heska/Cuattro CloudDR High Definition Digital Radiography Companion Class 4 Therapy Laser Veterinary Implants Star Locking TPLO Hardware, Bone Saw & Drill system 2 High Speed Dental Units 4 Anesthesia Machines and Surgical Monitors Oxygen Generators Hallowell Ventilator Ligasure Unit Heska and Vet Pro IV Pumps Midmark IV Fluid Warmer Pet Brooder/ICU unit Henry Schein Impromed Practice Management Software and Paperless Medical Records Extensive in-house laboratory: Heska Chemistry Element DC5X Heska Hematology - Element HT5HemaTrue Heska Immunoassay - Element i Heska Coagulation - Element COAG Heska Blood Gas & Electrolyte - Element POC IDEXX – SNAP SHOT Pro IDEXX– Vet Lab UA Analyzer
We share a local emergency service with 7 other clinics in town. Typically each of our doctors are required to be available 2-4 nights per month to take emergency calls and possibly see patients from 7PM to 8AM.
New associate job responsibilities include: Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes. Perform thorough physical examinations including diagnostic, medical, surgical and dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress, pain and discomfort. Educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products. Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s condition/needs. Generate and present a treatment plan with an estimate for the pet when necessary. Maintain client, patient medical and surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established hospital protocols. Assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of patients. Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine. Attend continuing education classes and complete at least 20 hours of accredited CE per year. Assist in the development of team members 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. Maintain a positive and professional attitude/work ethic while promoting a healthy team work environment.
Additional Salary Information: VIN and AVMA Yearly Membership Dues and AVMA PLIT Insurance Premiums.
40 Hours Per Year Paid Time Off with an Additional 60 Hours of Non-Paid Time Off.
4 day work weeks, Mon-Sat with a rotating shift.
401(k) Retirement Plan include a Safe Harbor and Profit Sharing option
About Companion Pet Clinic of Klamath Falls, Inc.
At Companion Pet Clinic in Klamath Falls, we believe a pet is a member of your family. We only recommend and offer services for your pet that we would insist on for our own pets' healthcare. Keeping your pet healthy and comfortable is what we do best. Dr. Dean Wilson opened his facility in 1994 with the intent to provide high quality care that was affordable. Since that time, the clinic has expanded to include four veterinarians providing a premium level of medical and surgical services for your pets. We pride ourselves on listening to the clients' concerns and offering a medical solution that best works for the pet owner and their pets. Stop by today and visit Companion Pet Clinic!We love to provide education to our clients so that they can be an active participant in keeping their pets healthy. Our website contains multiple links to help answer all of your pet's healthcare questions. These resources also help you take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ong...oing success of your animal’s health. Companion Pet Clinic is proud to serve the Klamath Falls OR area for everything pet related. Our veterinary clinic and animal hospital is run by Dr. Dean Wilson, who is a licensed, experienced Klamath Falls veterinarian. Dr. Dean is joined by Dr. Kari Hill, Dr. Sheena Haney and Dr. Jennifer Janitell. They have over 50 years of combined experience in veterinary medicine with a deep love and compassion for all animals. Our team is committed to educating our clients in how to keep your pets healthy year round, with good nutrition and exercise. We take time to listen to our clients needs and understand their individual concerns. Companion Pet Clinic stays on top of the latest advances in veterinary technology and above all, remembers that all animals and pets need to be treated with loving care in every check-up, procedure, or surgery. We treat every animal as it if was our own.