If you’re an experienced veterinarian that’s looking for a challenge and a chance to make a real difference in the lives of people and their pets, then Foothills Veterinary Hospital in Buckley, Washington might be your next career move!
Buckley sits below Mount Rainier and it’s a plethora of outdoor recreation opportunities. Skiing camping, biking, horseback riding, hiking and more are within a 30-minute drive. If you’re a lover of wildlife and the great outdoors, and a laid-back atmosphere, then Buckley Washington is the place for you!
About Foothills Veterinary Hospital
We are a family-owned full-service companion animal, exotics and equine veterinary hospital.
We strongly believe in owner education as it is the ultimate “path” to better care for all animals. We are a tight-knit group of pet professionals who are passionate about what we do and treat each day as an opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of pets and the people who love them. Clients come to Foothills Veterinary Hospital because we let our actions speak for us!
Here’s what we’re looking for in our ideal candidate:
A compassionate and understanding veterinarian who has empathy for pets and their people, as well as fellow team members. We strive to give each and every one of our clients a pleasant experience from start to finish--do you feel the same way about the work that you provide? Do you enjoy educating both the clients and your team members? Are you a stellar communicator that works hard to advocate for the importance of preventative care and goes above and beyond to meet your patients’ needs? If you are nodding “yes!” to all of these key points, we want to hear from you--like yesterday!
Here’s what you can expect to handle in this role on a routine basis:
Work closely with our clients and their pets
Provide thorough routine exams on pets and monitor progress through follow-up visits
Be able to perform surgical and dental skills at the highest level of precision
Be an effective leader to a team of technicians
Working with large animal especially equine dental would be a plus
In Order to Be Successful In This Role, You Will Need To Have…
The ability to work independently or as part of a team
Strong people skills, with a specialized focus on delivering quality and compassionate care
Clear and effective communication, with both clients and fellow team members
A commitment to exceeding client satisfaction in all aspects of your job
Acute attention to detail in all procedures and treatments
A list of requirements essential to this role include:
Hold a valid license that is in good standing with the state of Washington
Have 2+ years of experience working at a veterinary practice, new graduates will be considered
Availability to work weekends and evening shifts
Excellent computer software skills and working knowledge of maintaining medical records
As a part of our team in this associate veterinarian role, here is how you can expect to be compensated:
Foothills Veterinary Hospital offers exciting benefits for its full-time employees, including:
$90,000 ProSal guaranteed base salary with 20% production
Health insurance coverage
Membership dues including AVMA and WSVMA
Licenses including Washington Veterinary Medical License and DEA
Paid Time Off including Washington State Sick Leave and Holidays
Discount on veterinary services
If you’ve read this and know you’re the one we’ve been searching for, find us on the web at www.foothillsvethospital.com to learn more about who we are and what we do. When contacting us, please include your resume, cover letter, and a brief reason why you’re the right one to fill this role. Communication can be sent to email@example.com
Please note: Foothills Veterinary Hospital is both a drug-free workplace and an equal employment opportunity employer; a background check/drug screen will be required of the successful candidate.