West Jordan Veterinary Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our practice!
We are located less than 20 minutes from downtown Salt Lake City. Our mission is to provide excellent and compassionate patient care at reasonable rates. Our loyal clients are like part of the family, with many frequenting our full-service veterinary hospital since its inception in 1983. We are looking for a doctor that will enjoy collaborating with colleagues, developing their skill set, and being a part of our growing business.
What We’re Offering:
Flexible schedule (3 or 4-day work week) with no on-call or after-hours emergency duties
6-figure base salary with monthly production bonus… Plus a sign-on bonus and annual retention bonus!
No negative accrual!
You pick your incentive:
Options include a Peloton bike, IKON/Epic ski pass, a $2,000 travel stipend, and many more options!
Generous PTO - we never deny time off and schedule efficiently to maximize your time off!
Exciting CE allowance, customized to meet your professional goals and passions
4 Day workweek with emphasis on work/life balance
401(k) with match
Medical, Dental, and Vision
About West Jordan Veterinary Hospital
2 veterinarians on staff and ready to collaborate
Mentorship from Dr. Nemelka
Highly supportive hospital management team and support staff that are ready to set you up for success
Six exam rooms, treatment area, dual dental suite, and surgery room
In-House laboratory capabilities for selected blood chemistries, urinalysis and sediments, and various IDEXX tests run by technicians. We also have a close association with external full-service clinical and pathological laboratories
Digital X-ray system with superb, readable “films” in eight seconds
Ultrasonic dental system
Digital Dental X-ray system
Isoflurane anesthesia and electro surgery
Complete pharmacy - large inventory of established pharmaceuticals
Newest version AVIMARK computerization which streamlines the management of client database of more than 12,000 animals
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
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 the applicant is to be employed
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding the 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
About the Area
Consistently top-ranked “happiest” city in the US - #1 happiest state for 2021 and #2 happiest state for 2020
World-class hiking and skiing accessible less than 30 minutes from downtown
National Parks; Arches, Zion, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, and Capitol Reef
Affordable housing market with projected growth
Booming job market in Salt Lake City and “Silicon Slopes”
NVA is a leading global veterinary community of more than 1,400 veterinary hospitals and pet resorts united in the love of animals and the people who love them. Our animal care ecosystem spans the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. Rooted in a culture of compassion, innovation and collaboration, NVA champions each hospital's unique culture and provides the support and opportunities veterinary teams need to deliver exceptional care to pets and their families.