Associate Veterinarian Part Time/Full Time/Relief - New Grads Welcome!
Empire Veterinary Hospitals
Location: Riverside, California
Type: Full Time
Salary: 120,000-175,000/year DOE
We offer a competitive compensation package with starting salary from $120,000-$175,000/year DOE. Paid time off, continuing education and technical training/seminars allowance, health insurance, reimbursement on professional licenses, discount on hospital pet care services, bonus pay, 401K, etc.
DVM or equivalent
At Empire Veterinary Hospitals, we strive to make a positive, lasting impact on Pet health care and the practice of veterinary medicine. Our veterinarians have diverse backgrounds and experiences, which helps us deliver high-quality, comprehensive care to the community we serve. We are actively involved in teaching, coaching and mentoring veterinary and paraprofessional students. New graduates are welcomed into our practices where they will receive individualized mentoring based on their needs and interests. We’re currently searching for a bright, energetic professional to join our practice and help maintain our high standards of service. The ideal candidate is a natural hard worker who is deeply concerned with pet welfare and willing to support other veterinarians in delivering excellent care and treatment.
Devote knowledge, skills, and energy to the treatment of sick and injured pets
Serve as a primary source of information for pet owners and care providers in the community
Continue to learn the latest veterinary treatments and procedures
Teach, coach and mentor others in the profession with a welcoming compassionate attitude
Support the practices other veterinarians with their diagnoses and surgical procedures
Perform regular and preventive health examinations of pets
Assess pets to determine the nature of their disease or injury
Implement and coordinate treatment plans for pets, and provide detailed explanations for their owners
Perform surgical procedures when necessary
Manage emergency medical situations by stabilizing a pet’s condition and determining whether a referral is necessary
Communicate treatment plans effectively to staff and clients
Train interns and new employees in how to perform effectively in the clinic environment
Required Skills and Qualifications
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) or equivalent degree from an AVMA accredited School
California State Veterinary Board License and must be in good standing prior to their start date
Eligible to obtain a DEA license
Maintain current Continuing Education requirements for the state of California
Committed to ongoing personal growth and education and assisting in leading the development of others
A New Graduate or Experienced veterinarian ready to provide compassionate care
Committed to building a trusting relationship with clients, colleagues and paraprofessionals
Strong ability to communicate effectively
Ability to multitask and perform diligently in a fast paced environment
Required Soft Skills
Excellent communication skills to explain medical procedures and diagnoses to pet owners
High emotional intelligence with the ability to empathize with families and staff
Compassion and empathy for pets and their owners
Problem-solving skills to diagnose and treat unusual cases
Attention to detail to ensure accurate medical records and prescriptions
Ability to work collaboratively with other veterinary professionals and paraprofessionals, and students
Full-time, part-time, and relief opportunities may be available.
At Empire Veterinary Hospitals, we focus on Pets and the People that care for them. We provide high-quality veterinary care that strengthens the pet and parent bond, maintain a rewarding and sustainable work-life balance for our patient care team, and invest in growth and professional development for veterinarians and veterinary paraprofessionals.
Our Values: Empathy, Mission-Driven, Patient Care, Integrity, Respect, Education
Our hospital network currently includes four hospitals.
Inland Empire - Small Animal Hospital, La Sierra Veterinary Clinic, Canyon Crest Animal Hospital
Orange County - Mile Square Animal Hospital