Excellent Mentorship! Associate Veterinarian opening at our small animal hospital in SD!
All City Pet Care West
December 20, 2017
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
DVM or equivalent
All City Pet Care West located in Sioux Falls is looking for an Associate Veterinarian, interested in small animal medicine-case workup and treatment, to join our team!
We are a neighborhood small animal clinic with all the amenities of a referral clinic. There are numerous areas to expand and grow as a vet here. The clinic has a tremendous staff to support and mentor your development into the veterinarian you envision yourself to be. Our managing doctor is experienced in various types of surgeries and corrective procedures and eager to share best practices.
Our ideal candidate would be focused on small animal medicine-case workup and treatment. This would include building a clientele (wellness/paw plans) as well as potential referral medicine for more advanced cases/illnesses. We are looking for someone with a great, fun personality who’s interested in growing an already successful practice. If you want to be a part of a cohesive group, who support one another, please apply and we would love the opportunity to discuss in more detail.
3 fulltime DVM’s, all of which have been there over 15 years
Full service surgery suite- laparoscopy, endoscopy, laser surgery and ultrasound
In-house and referral Idexx Lab
2 full service high speed dental suites with digital x-ray
Full support staff, kennel services, groomers
Sioux Falls has exceptional schools, vibrant and growing downtown, superior medical services and supportive community. Active lifestyles thrive here due to the extended Sioux Falls also offers The Premier Center for events and concerts as well as The Washington Pavilion for the arts. Omaha is 2 ½ hour drive and 4 ½ hours to Minneapolis.
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.
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 and to the general public.
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 applicant is to be employed.
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding 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
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.