Small Animal Veterinarian Fort Smith, Arkansas *Reclaim your work/life balance!*
Arkansas Veterinary Clinic
Location: Fort Smith, Arkansas
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: Arkansas VC
Arkansas Veterinary Clinic, located in the heart of Fort Smith, is searching for a small animal veterinarian to join our team!
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who…
Has a few years of experience under their belt or is an early career veterinarian
Has a strong work ethic and is looking for a long-term career choice
Wants to build solid, personal, family-like relationships with clients
Understands the importance of client education
Communicates effectively, compassionately, and respectfully
Wants to ditch the suits and wear scrubs to work!
As our next Associate DVM, our community would most benefit from a doctor who will take the time to get to know them. We’re open to new graduates and experienced DVMs. Those who enjoy soft tissue surgery, orthopedics, and/or specialty procedures are encouraged to apply!
What makes us different?
Where we really shine is making our clinic a family environment. At Arkansas Veterinary Clinic, we focus on building personal relationships with our community. Our goal is—and always has been—to provide Fort Smith pets the highest quality care possible in a family-oriented atmosphere. Our small, yet highly talented team is lead by Dr. Rick Hittner and we're fortunate to have an experienced support staff (including a CVT!). Our team has an incredible work ethic and long-term commitment to veterinary medicine. We’re confident and know when it’s time to be serious, but also enjoy joking around and understand the importance of humor in our field.
What are our benefits?
Competitive base (with no negative accrual) + production
$25,000 bonus package / relocation assistance
Medical, dental, and vision for you and your dependents (with HSA option)
NO on-call or emergency hours
120 hours of annual PTO with rollover
Annual CE allowance (with days to attend)
Parental leave / bonding time
Professional development assistance
Personal pet discounts
Paid license renewal fees and membership dues
AVMA PLIT coverage
Investment in your personal interests (gym membership, park pass, charity donation, etc.)
Plus much more!
For those who aren’t familiar with the area, Fort Smith is the kind of place that’s riddled with history. From its Wild West heritage to today’s diverse culture and welcoming community, Fort Smith is a great place to set roots. Visit one of the many historic sites and districts, sip delicious new drinks at the Fort Smith Brewing Company, or spend an afternoon with the family at the local lake or fairgrounds. Fort Smith is also home to a great local school system and abundant opportunities for outdoor activities. Some community favorites include fishing, hiking, golfing, kayaking, camping, swimming, and visiting one of the many local parks. No matter your idea of adventure, let Fort Smith be the starting point and the next place you call home.