PRACTICE DESCRIPTION: Gaithersburg Animal Hospital is a full service companion animal hospital located in the Gaithersburg/Rockville area of Montgomery County, one of the largest and most affluent suburban areas of the Washington, DC metropolitan region. The hospital is the oldest continuing veterinary service in the immediate area and enjoys an outstanding reputation, consistently ranking highest in quality and value and selected to “areas top vets” by leading consumer publications Consumer Checkbook and Washingtonian Magazine. Gaithersburg Animal Hospital is also a winner of Angie’s List Super Service Award for 2012-2016. Case load averages 40-60 office visits and 5-10 surgeries per day with an approximate distribution of 45% feline, 55% canine. The hospital is well equipped with digital radiography, cold laser, EKG, ultrasound, automated hematology and chemistry analyzers, surgical suite and is staffed by a large, dedicated and progressive veterinary and paraprofessional staff. We also offer acupuncture. Practice hours are 7am-7pm Monday-Friday and 7:30 am -1pm on Saturday. The hospital refers to several nearby emergency centers and is convenient to a full complement of board certified referral specialists.
HOURS: Approximately 38 hours per week, including a portion of evening and Saturday duty. No after-hours emergency responsibilities.
SALARY: negotiable depending on prior experience and qualifications. New graduates welcome to apply. Additional production bonus compensation available after the first year of employment.
BENEFITS: Health and malpractice insurance and annual state license fee. Membership and monthly meetings of the Greater Baltimore Veterinary Medical Association and an annual stipend of $500 for additional continuing education. 13-15 days of paid annual personal leave and 7 paid holidays. Pension/profit sharing plan with 401k provision. Stimulating and pleasant working environment in a progressive practice with dedicated staff and caring clientele. Excellent opportunities for continued professional growth through continuing education and local referral services. With its close proximity to the ocean, Chesapeake Bay and Blue Ridge Mountains, the Washington Metro area offers unmatched variety of year ‘round recreational and cultural activities. A work schedule which allows for a healthy balance between personal and professional life.
QUALIFICATIONS: Graduate of an approved College of Veterinary Medicine. License to practice in Maryland. Person-oriented with excellent communication and client relation skills. Sincere love and concern of animals. Self-motivated to constantly seek new knowledge and professional skills. Good health. Presents a professional image and demeanor at all times. CONTACT: Dan Berbert DVM firstname.lastname@example.org or Deborah Alls DVM email@example.com
Gaithersburg Animal Hospital
280 North Frederick Avenue Gaithersburg, MD 20877 www.gburganimalhospital.com
In- and Out-patient exams, diagnostics and wellness care, routine dental prophylaxis, surgery, radiography
Additional Salary Information: Salary negotiable based on experience. Production bonus available after one year of employment
About Gaithersburg Animal Hospital
Gaithersburg Animal Hospital is a long-established companion animal practice in the Maryland suburbs of the Metropolitan Washington area. We are a multi-doctor practice looking for a new associate who shares our passion for compassionate care and excellent client service.