We are hiring a Veterinarian!!! Companion Pet Clinic of NE Portland believes that all animals deserve compassionate and affordable veterinary care. We offer complete pet health care services to ensure that your pets stay happy and healthy for life. We understand that your pet is an important part of your family. Our skilled doctors and technicians and caring veterinary staff will provide your pet with compassionate, high quality veterinary care. We know that is what you expect, and it is what your pet deserves.
Open to part time as well!
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.
·Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns
·Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
·Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs.
·Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols.
·Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine.
·Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
·Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Skills and Basic Qualifications
·A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
·Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
·Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
·Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
·Works collaboratively with hospital team members.
·Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
·Manages time and tasks appropriately.
·Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
·Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth