Associate Veterinarian Wanted in northern Delaware
Limestone Veterinary Hospital
April 27, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - Any experience level considered
DVM or equivalent
Limestone Veterinary Hospital has a position available for a small animal veterinarian who would feel at home in a progressive, caring, and highly personalized single facility small animal practice.
We are located in the affluent community of Hockessin, in northern Delaware. We have easy access to Philadelphia, Baltimore, the Poconos, the Delaware beaches, and the New Jersey shore. In addition to normal weekday hours we offer limited Saturday hours and weeknight hours until 7 pm. Our associates typically leave the office soon after we close.
Our practice philosophy is to provide individualized care using advanced diagnostics in a relaxed, family oriented setting. Helping us attain our goals is a large and well-trained support staff. We have found that our use of staff, including licensed technicians, enables our veterinarians to practice as a team with less stress as well as more time for individual client interaction. We offer our patients overnight hospitalization with a technician in attendance. We have digital general and dental x-ray equipment, therapeutic as well as surgical laser, diagnostic ultrasound, endoscopy, paperless record-keeping (AVimark), tonovet, oxygen cage, bair-hugger, pulse oximeter, as well as blood pressure monitoring and in house diagnostics. Our radiographs are read by board certified radiologists at PetRays.
We have a strong interest in preventative care, internal medicine, dentistry, diagnostic ultrasound, general soft tissue surgery and limited orthopedic surgery. We strive to accommodate special interests of our individual veterinarians. In addition to our general veterinary services we offer boarding, doggy-daycare, and grooming, as well as rehabilitation services including therapeutic laser and underwater treadmill.
Benefits include generous ProSal compensation, $2200 continuing education stipend with five paid days for meetings, as well as paid sick and vacation time, PLIT insurance, licensing fees and dues. There are also opportunities to participate in our 401k and our company medical plan. After hours emergencies are optional and very well compensated. Our associates typically make $130k - $150k per year working 40 hours per week.
All inquiries confidential.
About Limestone Veterinary Hospital
Limestone Veterinary Hospital is a progressive, full service, small animal exclusive hospital in an affluent suburb in northern Delaware. We offer ancillary services of boarding, grooming and doggy day care.