Brighton-Eggert Animal Clinic near Buffalo, NY is seeking to hire an Associate DVM to join our practice!
NEW LOCATION &
Up to $50,000 sign on/retention bonus!
Our well-established 10 doctor practice just outside of Buffalo, New York has moved to a new (17,000 square foot) location and we're expanding our weeknight hours until midnight and continuing weekend hours. We’re looking for a veterinarian to join our team to help cover some of our new hours, but we can be flexible in what this means.
Situated between Western New York’s major metropolitan centers, Buffalo and Niagara Falls, the Town of Tonawanda offers a great diversity of recreational, cultural and entertainment opportunities. If you haven’t seen Buffalo lately, you haven’t seen Buffalo. This classic American city is undergoing a 21st century renaissance that includes over $1 billion in redevelopment, a revitalized waterfront and neighborhoods, burgeoning craft beer scene and new attractions, restaurants and hotels. That’s in addition to the classic American architecture (including several Frank Lloyd Wright buildings), world-renowned art scene and eponymous chicken wings that have always put our city on the map.
Family fun comes in many fascinating forms and surprising spots in Buffalo Niagara. Whether it’s watching river otters romp in their way cool pool at the Buffalo Zoo, getting soaked yourself on a summertime excursion on a Whirlpool Jet Boat Tour or exploring the amazing collection of exotic plants at the Botanical Gardens, fun is easily found for you and your family.
“A Great Place to Live, Work and Play” is the guiding principle of Tonawanda. This town is home to over 73,000 residents who take pride in their community.
About our hospital:
Modern building with 11 exam rooms, separate dog and cat treatment areas, surgery suites and pharmacies.
Digital X-ray system. Superb, readable “films” in eight seconds. Digital dental x-rays as well
Excellent surgical monitoring capabilities with state of the art surgivet monitors.
Full In-house laboratory utilizing modern Idexx equipment and use Idexx Canada for send out tests.
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.
Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns
Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs.
Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols.
Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine.
Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Works collaboratively with hospital team members.
Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
Manages time and tasks appropriately.
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.