Do you love making a difference in the quality of life for pets and their families? Would you enjoy living in a place with a small town feel while being only 20 miles from downtown Atlanta? Combine the two by becoming our next full time, or part time, associate at Douglas Oaks Animal Hospital.
At Douglas Oaks Animal Hospital, our goal is providing 5-star care for our patients and clients. Read our reviews to see what our clients have to say about us. We have the best clients in the region who appreciate our efforts. We take the time to communicate with clients, helping them make the best decisions about their pet’s healthcare. We use low stress methods when working with our patients. We believe their physical and emotional comfort is important. Many of our staff have told us that we provide the best care for patients than anyplace they have worked before. We believe in the importance of preventive medicine, using all or our diagnostic tools and training to help our patients be happy, healthy and pain free, because they are family members too. We work closely with local specialists, referring our patients to them when that is what is best for them.
We are looking for an associate who enjoys working with pets and their families, and providing a high level of care. Someone with excellent communication skills, who likes being part of a team, and who shares our dedication to patient wellbeing.
What you will be doing:
Working with clients and their pets as an out patient veterinarian. Performing thorough physical exams, and using the diagnostics available to us. We currently see dogs and cats.
Using your communication skills to keep clients up to date, and help them choose the best care for their pets.
Using your diagnostic and treatment skills to workup and care for our patients. We stay up to date on the latest diagnostic and treatment tools.
Performing elective, non-elective surgical and dental procedures. We make use of local surgical and dental specialists when this is in the patient’s best interest.
Maintaining complete medical records in Cornerstone software.
Working with a few select rescue groups and the local shelter.
Helping to train staff on healthcare related topics, and working with hospital management to help maintain a high standard of care.
We are willing to help an associate pursue any special areas of interest they might have. Special types of pets, medicine or surgery they might wish to pursue.
Your compensation as part of our team:
A competitive base salary with production-based bonuses.
Medical, Dental and Vision insurance – we pay 100% of the premium
Continuing Education--get smarter on our dime!
Membership Dues and Licenses
Generous Paid Time Off
Personal Pet Discounts--because you probably have at least one four-legged family member running around your home!
License and be eligible to practice Veterinary Medicine in the state of Georgia
2 years’ experience working in a veterinary practice preferred but will consider new graduates.
Excellent computer software skills and proficient in electronic medical records
Ability to work either full or part time shifts based your position, and some Saturdays.
We currently provide after hours phone consultations, using referral to local specialty hospitals with ERs and ICUs when needed.
A little more about us.
We are a 2-doctor practice wanting to become a 2.5 to 3 doctor practice. We have a great team of assistants who share our values about client and patient care. We try to maintain a Golden Standard of patient care. Learning and CE are important to us. We have the typical modern equipment and are willing to add items to support an associate’s interests. We do what we can do well, and refer our patients to specialists when that is what is best for the patient.
Want to learn more about us and what we offer? Find us at www.douglasoaksanimalhospital.com.. Think you’d make the perfect fit as our next associate veterinarian? Then please reach out to us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax it to 770-949-6560. In your email, be sure to include your resume and cover letter, and tell us a little about yourself and why you think you’d be awesome at this exciting career opportunity. We look forward to hearing from you.
Please note: Douglas Oaks Animal Hospital is both a drug-free workplace and an equal employment opportunity employer.
Additional Salary Information: With Pro Sal bonuses, and the usual benefits
About Douglas Oaks Animal Hospital
Douglas Oaks Animal Hospital is a small animal practice on the outskirts of Atlanta. Somewhat rural; but, easy access to town. We try hard to provide excellent veterinary care and customer service.