Would you like to be part of an Exceptional Team, a State-Of-The-Art facility that together provide an Amazing Working and Learning Environment? Join our team and help us set the Area's Standard of Veterinary Care!
Wachusett Animal Hospital and Pet Retreat has opportunities available for a Board Certified Veterinary Surgeon, or a residency trained veterinary surgeon waiting to take the certification exam, to join our 24-hour emergency/critical care practice and help establish our specialty referral hospital in Westminster, MA.
Westminster, Massachusetts, in Worcester County, is 20 miles north of Worcester, MA and 45 miles west of Boston, MA. Westminster is situated at the foothills of Mount Wachusett, a popular local ski resort, and has many nearby parks to hike. It is a great place to work, live and raise a family. With a diverse population of hard working and friendly people, and the choice of an urban, suburban or rural lifestyle, central Massachusetts is a terrific place to call home.
We offer a dedicated internal medicine nurse and a special procedures room for endoscopy, washes, and ultrasound. We also have in-house lab machines (CBC, chemistry, electrolyte, and coagulation monitors). Endoscopic equipment (flexible video endoscope, video bronchoscope), rigid cystoscope with biopsy instruments and large screen TV. A 24 hour critical care department on site to support your patient needs.
Establish a good rapport with referring veterinarians, including: timely professional and respectful communication; assistance in their professional growth and education through recommendations and interaction on referred and shared cases; ongoing development of a positive and professional working relationship; participation in Continuing Education involving the local referral community.
Assist in the development and training of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Assist with marketing the services of the specialty practice through a variety of outreach programs, some of which include: making hospital visits to referring veterinarians, assisting with local CE meetings, answering all calls from referring veterinarians promptly, helping with production of hospital newsletters and case reports.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Skills and Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or Veterinary Medical Doctor (VMD) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.
Ability to become licensed to practice in the state of Massachusetts.
Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience.
Wachusett Animal Hospital and Pet Retreat is a state of the art full service animal hospital. We offer the areas only 24 / 7 emergency services, surgery, critical care, and emergency ambulance transport. We offer complete wellness and preventative care programs, an isolation ward, the latest digital dental radiography and digital radiography technologies, ultrasound which can perform cardiac studi...es, and endoscopy. Our Pet Retreat contains two large day care / training rooms along with grooming, cat boarding and different levels of dog boarding. Our mission is to set the standard in pet care. We are dedicated to providing our patients with the highest level of veterinary medical care available.