Are you a veterinarian (or a soon-to-be veterinarian) interested in emergency and critical care medicine? Would you like to enjoy blocks of downtime while working weeknights and weekends as the third veterinarian in a rotating schedule? How do you feel about licensed technical staff and a spacious, newly remodeled standalone veterinary emergency clinic? We have a wonderful opportunity for the right candidate to make this the job of your dreams!
The Shoals area encompasses four cities (Florence, Tuscumbia, Muscle Shoals, and Sheffield) that straddle the beautiful banks of the Tennessee River. Anchored by the University of North Alabama and nearby TVA dams and boosted by rapid growth in nearby Huntsville, the Shoals provides some of the best "small-town" living in Alabama. https://www.visitflorenceal.com/ Our area is home to the Muscle Shoals Sound (https://famestudios.com/ and https://muscleshoalssoundstudio.org/), a stop on the Alabama Bass Trail (https://fishalabama.org/lakes/pickwick-lake/) and the Robert Trent Jones golf trail (https://www.rtjgolf.com/theshoals/), Billy Reid - a world-recognized clothing designer (https://www.forbes.com/sites/barrysamaha/2018/05/02/billy-reid-florence-alabama-city-guide-shindig/?sh=27785f3c1b61), and a small airport with regular flights to Nashville and Atlanta (https://www.boutiqueair.com/airports/3452).
Salary is negotiable based on experience and contract commitment, dues and license upkeep negotiable. Paid time off for CE/travel, vacation and sick days is included. Join our team and practice high-quality veterinary medicine with mentoring and support from our board members!
This job requires a good work ethic, a compassionate heart, and a license to practice veterinary medicine in the state of Alabama
Additional Salary Information: Negotiate a package to include schedule/hours, dues and license upkeep, paid time off for CE/travel, paid vacation/sick days
About Shoals Area Veterinary Emergency (SAVE) Hospital
We are a co-operative of seven veterinarians from 4 local veterinary clinics that manages our local Animal ER! Shoals Area Veterinary Emergency Hospital (SAVE Hospital) originally formed in 2012 as a weekend-only ER and quickly evolved into its current weekday after-hours, weekend, and holiday fully-staffed emergency facility. We currently employ 3 licensed veterinary technicians, an LVT office manager, and multiple part-time support staff including rotating technical staff from member clinics alongside our two full-time DVMs. We have a spacious, newly remodeled facility and are located along the beautiful Tennessee River in downtown Florence, Alabama. We support the veterinarians from over 15 small animal clinics in the surrounding counties, improving patient care and the quality of life of our profession. This job could be a great fit for a new or seasoned ER veterinarian - it is not as fast-paced as a large urban practice but sees plenty of variety. Surgical referral is available within about an hour's drive. We are committed to providing quality care when pets need it most!
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