Telegraph Canyon Animal Medical Center is seeking an Associate DVM to join our progressive practice!
Chula Vista is located just 10 miles south of downtown San Diego. It shares the perfect balance between the city and country lifestyle, and continues to establish itself as one of the most exciting and growing cities within the greater San Diego area. Our clinic is one that prides itself on overall patient wellness as well as client education. We not only provide the best care for your pet, it is our goal to make sure we help you to be the best pet owners through knowledge and awareness. We have established ourselves in the community as a caring, passionate, and knowledgeable family -- we continue to strive to fulfill our purpose in providing the best care any pet can receive.
For more information, please visit our website at: http://www.telegraphcanyonvet.com/
About the Hospital:
4 comfortable examination rooms - serenity room
About the Area:
The community of Chula Vista has everything one could look for in a place to settle in. We are located 10 minutes from downtown San Diego, and offer everything relaxing and exciting that the west coast can offer. The location is excellent to get anywhere within 15 minutes, including the mountains, the beach, the downtown area, and even the border and Baja Mexico. Truly a the place to be as the greater San Diego area continues to move forward.
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.