We are seeking an experienced veterinarian to join our team as a Traveling Relief Veterinarian! This is a full-time salaried position (4-5 days per week, on average) and requires weekly travel to our practice locations throughout the Southern United States. Since this is a traveling role, this candidate can live within close proximity to any major airport in the Southeast United States.
The ideal candidate for this role is someone who can adapt to a multitude of practice environments and work with a wide variety of teams. This person should have a strong level of empathy and should be able to modify their approach and treatment plan according to the unique needs of each hospital’s team and clientele. A positive outlook (glass half full mentality!), a desire to help others, and strong sense of resiliency/adaptability are traits that would lend themselves to success in this role. Prior leadership or mentorship experience also preferred.
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.
Hold or can obtain a veterinary license in good standing in the states in which our practices are located.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong leadership skills and the ability to delegate responsibility when appropriate.
The ability to analyze complex information and make quality decisions that are respectful of the stakeholders involved.
The ability to work with, lead, and motivate people of various personality types.
Strong time management skills.
The ability to conduct oneself in a manner befitting the importance of the position of Veterinarian.
The ability to represent American Veterinary Group and the practice to the profession and community in a positive manner.
Flexible & Competitive Compensation Package
Paid Travel & Housing
Reimbursement for State Licensing Fees
Healthcare: Medical, Vision and Dental
Three (3) Weeks' Paid Time Off (PTO)
Paid Continuing Education (CE) Days
Generous Continuing Education (CE) Allowance
Paid AVMA and State Professional Dues
Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
401k Plan Options
Professional Liability Insurance (PLIT) Coverage
Company-Wide DVM-Only Messaging Platform to Share Cases and Ideas
Founded in 2015, American Veterinary Group (AVG) owns and operates a network of 50+ veterinary practices throughout the Southeast that treat and protect over 50,000 pets annually. Our goal is to provide ongoing, in-person support to ease the burden of the day-to-day operations of veterinary practices, including in-office staff training, educational and marketing tools, and back office support. We deliver high tough practice management solutions to help veterinarians focus on the needs of their patients, instead of the needs of their business. We are animal lovers above all else, and operate with the motto, “pet first, client first”.
Internal Number: Travel DVM
About American Veterinary Group
Our hospital is proud to be part of the American Veterinary Group (AVG) of hospitals. AVG owns and operates over 50 small animal veterinary practices throughout the Southeastern United States. With our home office based in Tampa, Florida, we have general practice and UrgentVet hospital locations throughout Florida, Georgia, Texas, Oklahoma, and the Carolinas. As a hands-on operator of hospitals, we know that people make the difference between a good practice and a great practice. We'd love to discuss our current openings with you further to see if you might be a good fit for our team!