Crestview Veterinary Clinic is looking to add an Associate to our rapidly growing small animal practice located in central Austin. We are a new practice that opened just over 3 years ago. We have built a very loyal clientele and are one of the fastest growing clinics in Austin, Tx. Here at Crestview VC, we are surrounded by a great neighborhood community and conveniently located just north of downtown Austin. We have brand new state of the art equipment and a well-trained, reliable, and knowledgeable support staff. All team members are expected to work well in a fast-paced team centered environment, communicate well, and have a positive and compassionate attitude. Our philosophy of cultivating a positive work environment with a family type feel through consistently empowering our staff as individuals and as a whole is our top priority. We practice quality medicine and have a fully equipped in house lab, digital dental and full body x-ray capabilities, and ultrasound. We offer competitive compensation (salary plus production) and a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees including paid time off, full medical insurance, 401K with company match, personal pet discount, continuing education allowance, DEA registrations, memberships and licenses all paid by clinic. The schedule allows for each doctor to have a day off during the week and a single surgery/dental day where you can focus on procedures and not have to see appointments that afternoon once procedures are completed.
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Treat every client like family and each patient like your own pet.
Responsibilities / Qualifications
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Texas
Professional demeanor and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members
Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their pets
Compassionate team player who can uphold great reputation with clients
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics
Proficiency in surgery a plus
Competitive salary, growth bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package, including:
401(k) retirement savings plan
Continuing Education allowance
Professional Liability Coverage
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.