Overview of the company Animal Urgent Care is a small animal, non-corporate, AAHA certified veterinary hospital located in beautiful northwest Arvada, CO, between Denver and Boulder. We have long-time staff retention and pride ourselves on being a great place to work. We are in our 11th year and moving to a beautiful new building before the end of 2017. We offer 24 hour urgent care. Our goal is practicing high quality medicine in a comfortable hospital environment that puts our clients and patients at ease. We are fully stocked with Idexx lab suite, including the latest urinalysis unit, DR digital radiography with brand new generator and table, new Sonosite ultrasound, Petrays 24 hour consults, Infusion pumps for cri’s, Snyder oxygen cage, isolation, full surgical suite with a heated and hydraulic surgery table. We have multiple monitoring capabilities including capnography and the latest Vmed cage-side post-op monitors. We use Avimark software.
Responsibilities for the Veterinarian This full time Veterinarian position requires:
good communication skills with staff, referring clinics and clients
ability to work independently
good sense of humor
ability to handle busy times
record keeping, organization, and attention to detail
ability to diagnose and treat medical and surgical conditions
surgical skills ideal
negotiable work schedule depending on experience and skill level
we value the work-life balance and keeping our staff happy
Benefits for the Veterinarian Competitive salary that is not dependent upon commission - you are paid for all the time you work in a very fair environment; Health insurance $250/month Kaiser plans; SIMPLE IRA retirement plan fully matched since inception; scrubs allowance; CE allowance $3000/year; dues and license fees: AVMA, VECCS, PLIT, VIN; generous employee pet discounts; paid time off (a "real" vacation since you are not on production); Frequent bonuses. We also do fun company paid events several times per year (ie: Rockies baseball games, Avalanche hockey games, annual retreat at a luxury casino in Black Hawk, CO). Relocation assistance available.
There will be a practice buy-in opportunity in 3 years for the right person. We are keeping the practice privately owned to continue affordable ER care for the community.
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