Associate Veterinarian for Plumtrees Animal Hospital, Danbury, CT (Signing Bonus)
Plumtrees Animal Hospital
January 15, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Part Time or Full Time - One to seven years
DVM or equivalent
Associate Veterinarian for Plumtrees Animal Hospital (Signing Bonus)
Dr. Wesley Baff, of the Plumtrees Animal Hospital in historic Fairfield County, Connecticut is seeking a full-time or part-time dedicated and energetic veterinarian to join his progressive and growing practice. The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in medicine, be client-oriented with strong client education skills, and be a dedicated and enthusiastic team player.
Our team has a strong partnership with clients built on clear, consistent communication and education. The Plumtrees Animal Hospital has a loyal following among our extended pet families as shown in our client's testimonials. We are a well-established, family owned practice with a diverse caseload. We practice quality medicine and have recently moved into a beautiful, new state-of-the-art facility.
As an associate veterinarian at Plumtrees, you will appreciate our surgical laser, in-house pharmacy and laboratory, ultrasound, digital radiology (including dental), O2 ICU, surgical monitoring equipment including BP, pulse Ox and ECG, as well as a highly trained technical and support staff. We utilize AVImark as our practice management software.
We collaborate with specialists in all fields through referrals, as well as visiting specialists. Our close proximity to 24 hour referral and emergency centers allows us to offer our staff the benefit of no after hours emergencies.
You will find us in Danbury which is a suburban city located in Southwest Connecticut approximately 70 miles northeast of New York City, and along the Long Island Sound. Our schools are highly regarded.
We focus on the gold standard of medicine while working with the client to develop a manageable patient care plan. Our hospital stresses preventive care, dentistry, exceptional medical workups & treatments, surgery, as well as behavior and nutrition counseling.
Our staff to doctor ratio is greater than 4:1. Our normal work schedules are flexible and feature no emergency on-call duty. Our technical staff includes CT Licensed Veterinary Technicians.
We are looking for just the right individual with 2+ years of experience in general medicine and surgery to join our dynamic and compassionate team, and will consider recent graduates with exceptional medicine and communication skills. The right candidate will have a strong interest in medicine, be client-oriented, have strong client education skills, and be a team player. The position requires a minimum of 26 hours per week, but full-time is preferred in order to keep up with our growing practice.
* Motivated new and recent graduates are also encouraged to apply. You’ll be part of an awesome team that is passionate about our patients and our practice. Internship training is preferred, but not required. Surgical proficiency with spays, neuters, mass removals and dentistry is required
You need to be a person of good character, customer service oriented, hard working, detail oriented, thorough, timely, a good communicator, friendly, teachable, and obviously a pet lover!
Our benefits package includes: Competitive Salary with Bonus, Health Insurance, Retirement Plan, Personal Pet Discounts, Generous PTO & Sick Time Offerings, Continuing Education (CE) Allowance, Veterinarian Membership Dues and Licensing Fees, and a fantastic work environment.
* All applications will be treated as confidential.
* We will only be able to personally respond to qualified candidates.
* A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM or VMD) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.
* Licensure in good standing and eligibility to practice Veterinary Medicine in the State of Connecticut.
* Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude.
* The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members.
* Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their pets.
* A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding the veterinary code of ethics.
* The successful candidate must be able to pass a professional background check and drug test.
Additional Salary Information:
Compensation is negotiable and dependent upon experience.
Internal Number: PAH-DVM
About Plumtrees Animal Hospital
For more than 25 years, Burzenski & Company has been skillfully providing financial management and tax planning services for veterinary practices and their owners. Our customized and personal approach to guiding veterinary practices in all facets of business has earned us a national reputation as leaders in the industry.
The veterinary practice management team, led by Gary I. Glassman, CPA, has a unique understanding of practice business strategies, tax and accounting services, operational management, financial forecasting and personalized management services for veterinary practices.
Whether your veterinary practice specializes in companion animals, emergency/specialty medicine, equine, bovine, swine, dairy or is a mixed animal practice, our experienced team of professionals understands the needs of veterinary practitioners and can provide the appropriate insight to maximize your financial position and operate more efficiently.
An overview of our veterinary services. https://youtu.be/UbU3p0b8LIM