Fun Rewarding 3-day week Veterinarian with Full Time Benefits
Waverly Animal Hospital
Location: Lansing, Michigan
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Salary: $100,000 to $125,000
DVM or equivalent
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Position Overview Work should be fun and rewarding. So come work in a clinic where we laugh a lot, help our clients, their pets, and each other. We work hard, but only 3 days a week and one Saturday a month. That leaves 4 days of the week just for you, your mental health, family, & hobbies.
Location Waverly Animal Hospital has been proudly serving the Lansing, Michigan community since 1962. Known for not only being Michigan’s State Capital, but also Michigan’s Festival Capital. In Lansing, there are numerous annual fairs and festivals that celebrate the area’s culture, music, and food. Explore Old Town Lansing where you can shop in unique boutiques and galleries, eat local dishes, and drink local brews. Home to numerous parks, spend your afternoons taking a stroll or paddleboarding on one of the local rivers. With it’s “small town” charm, it’s no wonder people love living in Lansing!
Practice Overview We’re a 5-doctor practice with vets focusing on holistic/integrative medicine, exotics, behavior, and dentistry. Our hospital has been AAHA accredited since 1970 and our staff take pride in being the best in the area. We believe knowledge is power, we love to collaborate and mentor not only our patient’s owners, but our staff as well. We invite skills and talent a new colleague brings or wishes to develop.
What You’ll Be Working On
Build and maintain client relationships
Diagnose, treat and manage a variety of animal cases
Perform general wellness exams and surgeries
Maintain a high level of client communication and patient care
Guide and utilize exceptional support staff
Maintain a positive work environment and promote teamwork
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from an accredited school required
Licensed or able to become licensed in the state of Michigan
Two years of experience preferred, new grads encouraged to apply
Experience or interest in working with exotics is preferred
Experience working in dentistry, sonography, acupuncture and/or rehabilitation cases preferred
Experience working orthopedic surgical cases is a PLUS!
Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity
Strong organizational skills with the ability to adapt and be flexible
Exceptional interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
Team player with a passion for mentoring and working with others
What’s In It For You
Base salary plus yearly incentive bonus
Sign-on bonus eligibility
Relocation support eligibility
Cash balance plan
Health care coverage - 65%
Paid time off
3% 401K without match requirement
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Waverly Animal Hospital in Lansing, Michigan is an exclusively canine and feline practice that offers day time veterinary services, boarding, day-care, and grooming. The company is privately owned, was established in 1962, and has been AAHA certified since 1970. The latest division opened in 2019, is known as the Waverly Animal Wellness Center, and offers acupuncture & rehabilitation. The company is comprised of 6 veterinarians, 15 full-time support staff (including 3 licensed veterinary technicians), and 20 part-time support staff. Working together, the mission at Waverly Animal Hospital is to provide the highest quality veterinary medicine through a responsive, dedicated staff committed to individual attention & customer satisfaction. For new employees, that means us providing the necessary support to on-board successfully & maintain a healthy work-life balance in a city bustling with growth & opportunities.