University Animal Clinic, an AAHA-accredited hospital in Lake Charles, Louisiana is looking to add an Associate Veterinarian to our team.
We offer very generous Sign-on/Retention Bonus and Relocation allowance!
The ideal candidate is a doctor who is passionate about their work, is very interested in dentistry and surgery, communicates well, and has a strong desire to work in a hospital practicing progressive medicine. We feel we are the leaders in providing the latest and most compassionate care for the patients we see in the area.
About our hospital:
We are a 5-doctor practice offering state-of-the-art medical care.
Digital dental radiology
Dedicated surgery suite
Complete in-house lab, as well as IDEXX referral lab
Our doctors experience a diverse case load, well beyond everyday annual vaccines and new pet exams.
We are excited to explore new ideas in medical procedures. The doctors have a very good team approach, we are happy to assist when asked while still encouraging new associate’s independence. We encourage and support the pursuit of doctors’ special veterinary interests.
We offer an attractive compensation & benefit package that includes:
Competitive Starting Base Salary + production
Attractive bonus potential
Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, ancillary coverage, & 401K match
Attractive PTO, a schedule that will provide a healthy work-life Balance – 4-days per week, and rotating Saturdays
CE, Paid Licensing, DEA, dues & fees
Professional liability coverage
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
NVA General Practice is a leading veterinary community of over 1,200 independently managed hospitals united in the love of animals and the people who love them. Committed to serving the needs of pet owners in local communities around the world, NVA General Practice is driven by a mission to improve the comfort and well-being of pets through progressive and compassionate care.
Our network of hospitals creates an integrated community of medical expertise and collaboration, enabling continuous growth and learning for our animal care teams.
For more information, visit www.nva.com.