Table Mountain Veterinary Clinic in Golden, CO is seeking an experienced Associate Veteriarian to join our team.
Do you love the mountains and being outdoors, and taking care of patients who spend their lives outdoors with their pet parents? Do you want to build tight bonds with your patients’ parents? Do you want a “family” practice atmosphere where we take care of each other, and flex to each other’s needs, and help each other create the work/life balance we all want? Table Mountain Veterinary Clinic is that place. Table Mountain Veterinary Clinic is located in Golden, Colorado, at the beautiful foothills of the Rocky Mountains. The hospital has been providing veterinary services in a family environment to many small animals in Golden and the Denver Metro area for over 50 years! Our client retention rate is 74%. We practice modern medicine, in a not-so-modern building, but with a long history of excellent patient and CLIENT care. Our culture has truly maintained what most people love about going to their veterinarian. Half of our employees have worked here for 5-10 years. The pace is fast, so it is important that you are ready to practice a lot of medicine.
Updated client areas with 4 routine exam rooms, as well as a special feline room, and a comfort room.
New state of the art Digital Radiography, with ability to send to Radiologist for further diagnosis.
In-house Idexx lab equipment, providing the ability to run chemistries and CBC’s, urinalysis and fecals.
Wide variety of surgical services; routine and emergency, including orthopedics, cardiology and ultrasound.
Surgical monitoring by trained technicians with blood pressure, EKG and pulse oximeter.
Complete pharmacy – large inventory of established pharmaceuticals as well as many of the latest developments.
In addition to cats and dogs the practice also treats rabbits, rats, chinchillas, hedgehogs, ferrets and exotics.
In Jefferson County, there’s something for everyone, from great shopping and dining to culture and museums, from mountain adventures to city escapes. Spanning more than 773 square miles, Jefferson County is located in the Denver metro area, foothills, and mountains. Jefferson County, Colorado is a great area to practice as many residents are avid pet owners. There are great specialist practices and CSU teaching hospital at your fingertips for resources for clients as well.
Colorado is full of the best hiking, biking, camping, skiing and all other things you love about the outdoors. The Rocky Mountains are literally steps from our front door. Living in Golden will allow you to hike on your lunch hour, and ski or camp or hike or mountain bike on your weekends. The Denver airport is 45 minutes away.
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.