Small Animal Veterinarian in Western Massachusetts
Vet's Best Friend
Location: Pittsfield , Massachusetts
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Berkshire Veterinary Hospital is a beautiful facility located in Pittsfield, Massachusetts! Our employee’s wellbeing is everything to us, and we are happy to provide free parking and mandatory lunch breaks daily. In addition to traditional care, we offer digital x-rays and use AVImark veterinary software. Talk to us if you think you would be a good fit at Berkshire Veterinary Hospital!
Pittsfield, MA is located in the scenic Berkshires – home of Tanglewood, Hancock Shaker Village, and more. This area is beautiful any time of the year with hiking and boating on the water in the warm months and skiing in the winter months. There are also numerous restaurants and shops in the nearby areas! Working as a Veterinarian for us means complete autonomy in your medicine, a true rarity in the veterinary industry.
We believe in your education and feel passionate about supporting you in utilizing the skills acquired in your rigorous training. Use your skills to meet medical standards – not dictated by anyone else. There are new advancements in medicine and treatment every day, and we highly encourage our doctors to stay up-to-date on progressions in medicine so that they are continually growing and learning with us. You will be provided a generous Continuing Education allowance to explore emerging programs you are interested in, such as laser therapy, acupuncture, and programs for advancing dental and surgical skills. In addition, we offer three additional medical days per year to use for Continuing Education programs.
Teamwork is everything to us, which is why you will have complete access to our growing network of licensed professionals at our practices throughout the Northeast. Our goal is for the Licensed Veterinarian to cultivate a professional, positive working environment with ample mentorship opportunities for staff, in addition to a warm, welcoming environment for pets and their owners. Above everything else, the best person for this job is a team player with a willingness to learn and adapt. In our industry, no day is the same and being ready to jump in to assist other team members in the veterinary setting is crucial.
Like what you hear so far? Let us tell you about our benefits so we can really seal the deal!
In addition to competitive compensation, all full-time employees are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package including: • Health, dental, and vision insurance • Competitive 401(k) match • Generous time off & focus on work/life balance • Personal and professional development opportunities • Short and long-term disability • Access to an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), a voluntary, work-based program that offers free and confidential assessments, short-term counseling, referrals, and follow-up services to employees who have personal and/ or work-related problems • Mentorship and continuing education allowance • Paid VETgirl or VIN membership, and all professional and licensing fees covered • Pet discount plan • Uniform allowance Interested but don’t live in the area? Reach out about our relocation reimbursement, H1-b visa assistance, and permanent resident card sponsorships.
We look forward to hearing from you soon and welcoming you to our team!
Requirements: In addition to a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, or similar, your licensure must be in good standing in the state of work, or you must have the ability to get licensure in said state.