Companion Animal Associate Veterinarian at Pipestone Veterinary Sevices in Ottumwa, IA
Objective: To provide outstanding veterinary care and service to the patients and clients of Pipestone Veterinary Services.
Reporting: The Associate Veterinarian performs under the guidance and supervision of the Managing Veterinarian of Pipestone Veterinary Services of Ottumwa
PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITES
Develop and maintain trusted and effective client relationships.
Generate an accurate diagnosis through taking a good oral history, effectively performing a thorough physical examination, conducting appropriate diagnostic tests, and use of other necessary tools.
Determine and communicate most effective treatment options and work with client to arrive at the best treatment plan.
Execute treatment plans and monitor patient progress/outcomes.
Practice high quality veterinary medicine and surgery.
Develop and promote preventative health programs, including vaccination plans and parasite control programs.
Encourage positive culture with clients and employees in a manner that shows sensitivity, tact and professionalism while pushing towards the best results possible.
Provide guidance and leadership to the healthcare team that will positively influence the level of care and service provided to the clients and patients of Pipestone Veterinary Services.
Possess a broad base of knowledge and skills requisite for the practice of veterinary medicine.
Keep abreast of industry developments and apply best practices to areas of improvement
Demonstrate a scientific approach that is accompanied by ethical and professional attitudes, behaviors and moral principles that are consistent with Pipestone core values
Work with the team to develop and implement standard operating procedures to ensure profitability and high quality care for our clients.
Demonstrate the ability to communicate, present, and influence credibly and effectively to team members and clients.
Education: Must possess a DVM
Companion animal clinic with boarding and grooming areas.
Noise levels that require hearing protection in some areas
Must live no farther than 45 minutes driving distance from the clinic
Must have valid driver’s license
Internal Number: 21-156
About Pipestone Veterinary Services
Pipestone Veterinary Services is a company rooted in success looking towards a bright future with a strong regional mixed animal practice. Today, Pipestone Veterinary Services (PVS) has thirty-seven veterinarians and five clinic locations in Pipestone, MN, Independence, IA, Orange City, IA, Ottumwa, IA, Sycamore, IL, and Rensselaer, IN. Pipestone Veterinary Services prides themselves on the five core values that are the foundation of their business. Integrity Caring Growth Commitment Teamwork Using these values as a guide, PVS is constantly striving to provide their customers and animals with exceptional service and care.