Employment Opportunities

Posted: 15 Apr 2016 02:34:01 PDT

Associate Veterinarian

Job Posted 10/10/2017

We are looking to add an Associate Veterinarian to our existing team of 6 veterinarians in a busy small animal AAHA accredited hospital.

The ideal candidate would be provide individualized compassionate care, have great communication skills with clients, and the ability to work well with colleagues. We would prefer experience with ultrasound and dentistry. An interest in surgery including the challenge of less than routine cases would be great. New graduates welcome; mentorship provided. Interest or experience in providing Fear Free care to patients is required as implementing Fear Free care will be a primary focus for our clinic in 2018.

Our clinic practices high quality medicine and has a good reputation, so we see patient referrals from several other clinics in Lincoln and the surrounding towns. We support our veterinarians as they find their area of interest (ultrasound, acupuncture, zoo medicine, ect...). We do a lot of in-house labs with a Vetscan, I-Stat, Reflotron, and have licensed technicians highly proficient in CBC's, UA's, and fecals, in addition to the standard heartworm tests and other snap tests. We use IDEXX Laboratories for our reference lab. We have digital x-ray, digital dental x-ray, a Phillips ultrasound, and brand new dental and surgical laser equipment .

Shifts vary from 7am-3:30pm, 3 pm-11 pm M-F, and Saturdays from 8am-4pm (open 9am-3pm). We perform surgery from 7-3 M-F, plus any emergency surgeries during the evening shift or on weekends. Regularly scheduled hours seldom exceed 40 hours unless you are scheduled for weekend treatments (rotates between 5 veterinarians). No on-call emergency calls or shifts.

Our clinic offers health, vision, dental, life, and 401k benefits plus a $5000 hiring bonus. Veterinarians are paid 25% commission with a guaranteed base salary. Vacation and sick time available after 6 months. A generous employee discount and Christmas party are also a bonus!

Lincoln, NE has a lot to offer! There are plenty of great restaurants to satisfy every kind of palette. We have a wonderful school system and bike trails throughout the city and beyond. Being a college town, there are plenty of sporting events and a fun night-life scene downtown. There are a wide variety of grocery stores, theaters, museums, and shopping options around town. Lincoln is located just 45 minutes SW of Omaha. Come find out what "Nebraska Nice" is all about!

Please send cover letter and resume via email to carrie@pittsveterinaryhospital.com
Mail your resume to:
Pitts Veterinary Hospital
Attn: Carrie
2225 Hwy 2
Lincoln, NE 68502

For more information about joining our dedicated team please call 402-423-4120.

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