Simsbury Veterinary Hospital is searching for a full-time veterinarian to join our busy, progressive team! Located in north central Hartford county, Simsbury is close to skiing, fishing, and the beaches. Our hospital is staffed with two and half equivalent veterinarians and a generous support staff. Our hospital offers Cornerstone software, an in-house laboratory (IDEXX), a full surgical suite with electrocautery and monitors, tonometry, IM-3 dental scaler, polisher and high speed drill, digital radiology, and a large boarding and bathing facility.
Surgical and dental procedures are performed five days a week. Scheduled day and evening appointments are held six days a week with limited hours on Saturday. We see emergencies during regular business hours with no overnight work required. A surgical specialist sees appointments a few times each month and we have a close working relationship with our nearest referral hospitals.
Required skills: Proficient in surgery and dentistry; Well-versed in small mammal medicine
Additional skills like acupuncture would be a valuable addition to a candidate's resume.
We value enthusiastic communication with clients, patients, and co-workers; we thrive on and encourage collaboration among team members, and we rely on strong medical and surgical skills to maintain superior patient care.
All levels of experience will be considered.
We offer a generous benefits package (health coverage, state and federal license fees, association fees, profit-sharing plan, continuing education, malpractice insurance, 20 days of personal and vacation time off) in addition to compensation based on production. Please email resume and cover letter to Peter Korten, D.V.M., PKPet@aol.com
Additional Salary Information: Salaries start at $80,000. Salary reflects 20% of production. Experienced veterinarians have earned as much as $115,000.
Simsbury Veterinary Hospital, established in 1982, is a highly regarded, two doctor, small animal practice located in the beautiful suburban community of Simsbury, CT, about 11 miles outside of Hartford.
Our philosophy is to provide the highest quality medical care at an affordable price. SVH is individually owned and enjoys a good working environment with well-trained employees, most of whom ...have over 15 years experience. The practice is equipped with digital radiology, IDEXX Catalyst chemistry machines, IM-3 dentistry machine, electrocautery capabilities and a fully equipped surgical area. We perform routine and advanced surgeries, general preventative and wellness care, boarding and bathing services.