Seeking Associate Veterinarian for AAHA Accredited Practice $15,000 SIGNING BONUS and STUDENT LOAN ASSISTANCE
The mountains are calling! ANDREWS VETERINARY HOSPITAL is seeking a full time associate veterinarian.
We are located in Cherokee County in the western corner of North Carolina, Andrews is tucked away from the hustle and bustle of big cities. Nevertheless, it’s known to be “only two hours from anywhere” because it is less than 150 miles from Atlanta, Georgia, Knoxville, Tennessee, and Asheville, North Carolina. Big city conveniences are close enough for a short weekend or afternoon getaway, but most Andrews’ residents spend their free time exploring the great outdoors. Nestled in the heart of North Carolina’s Great Smoky Mountains, this peaceful small town sits in a scenic valley surrounded by lakes, creeks, forests, and mountains. Whether your interests are horseback riding, hiking with your dogs, mountain biking, kayaking, white water rafting, or camping, the opportunities for new sites and outdoor adventures are endless. Lake Nantahala, Fontana Lake, Hiwassee River, Appalachian Trail, Bartram Trail and the Nantahala Outdoor Center are a few of the area attractions. Community and familial involvement is also robust in this small town with church functions, youth groups, and school events.
The qualifications needed to be a great fit for our growing team include: •Confident and Knowledgeable •Upbeat People Person •Detail Oriented •Team Player •Skilled Communicator •Goal Oriented •Professional Behavior •Life Long Learner and Skill Seeker •Leadership Qualities Expect: •Learning environment with mentorship and training. •Skilled support staff to allow you to be efficient and productive. •Challenging medicine with a wide range of client economic diversity. •Up to date facility, techniques, and diagnostic equipment. •Management that cares about each staff member and their future. •Management that is always seeking to be better, every day. •A team that works together to make the lives of their clients and pets better by all possible means available, each and every time. Culture/Core Values: •Pride - we take pride in our work and love our role in your pet's life •Accountability - we are the solution and we won't make excuses •Teamwork - we will work together to the job done •Empathy - we will put ourselves in your shoes •Composure - we will never let you see us sweat •Excellence - we will go the extra mile
Additional Salary Information: Benefits (Negotiable):
•Competitive salary with production bonuses
•Health insurance allowance
•$1500 CE Allowance
•Student loan repayment assistance
•Paid professional dues, liability coverage, disability, uniform allowance, pet discounts and more.
•Future ownership stake- possible
•Signing bonus will be based on length of term of contract sign.
o1 - year - $2500
o2- year - $7500
o3 - year - $15,000
oBonus will be paid at the completion of each contract year except for the initial signing bonus of $2500.00
About Andrews Veterinary Hospital
Andrews Veterinary Hospital is a busy AAHA accredited 2 doctor practice located in Nantahala river valley just minutes from the Appalachian Trail. We encourage a strong team environment, while offering the highest level of care possible to patients.