Great Falls Animal Hospital in Great Falls VA is seeking a dedicated & enthusiastic veterinarian to support our growing AAHA accredited hospital. Our hospital mission is to keep our patients healthy and enjoying life with their families. We are able to deliver on our mission by having the best doctors and staff working in our hospital, and our doctors enjoy outstanding income potential by delivering the gold standard of care. The opportunity to earn 140k -200k is the expected earning potential~
When you meet us, you’ll notice we aren’t staff – we are a family! From our veterinarians, to our client care representatives, veterinary technicians and assistants, we are all dedicated to making lives better for both pets and people. We care about our patients, our clients, each other and our community. As advocates for companion animals, we are here to guide and support humans as they care for their pet family members. Our clients have trusted our hospital with their beloved pets for decades, and embrace our gold- standard of medicine we have been delivering for years.
Although Great Falls is primarily a bedroom community for Washington, D.C., one major attraction is Great Falls Park which overlooks the Great Falls of the Potomac River, for which the community and the park are named. River Bend County Park is another gathering area in Great Falls, as is the Village Green, which hosts community celebrations around Easter (Spring Festival, including an Egg Hunt), Fourth of July, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas (Tree Lighting), as well as concerts in the summer. It is a fantastic place to live and raise a family.
Our Great Falls vets have our community covered from head to tail, and have the opportunity to deliver the highest quality of medicine through our following services:
Ensure the Safety of Pets, clients and associates by utilizing safe restraining techniques, following standard protocols and maintaining clean, sterile and organized treatment areas, exam rooms and labs.
Obtain relevant information and history from clients, and maintain proper and complete medical records.
Educate clients about Pet health needs, any diagnosis or treatment, hospital services and other related information.
Effective communication of diagnosis and treatment plan to veterinary medical team and client.
Understand and follow state guidelines regarding duties of veterinary assistants and licensed veterinary technicians.
Build quality treatment plans based on needs of the patient and clients.
Capabilities and Experience
Ability to multi-task
Surgical skills - Proven ability to perform basic surgeries, including use of all standard medical instruments and equipment.
Client service skills - Consistently ensures the team provides the client with attentive, courteous and informative service.
Enthusiasm, and passion for ongoing development and learning in a collaborative environment.
Compassionate commitment to Pet care - Ensures hospital teams confidently present Pet treatment recommendations and associated fees as an advocate for the Pet, gaining the client's agreement to proceed with the treatment most appropriate to the Pet's current condition and long term health.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) or equivalent degree required.
License in good standing in state of Virginia or ability to become licensed in Virginia.
Proven ability to perform basic surgeries, including use of all standard medical instruments and equipment.
We also support our doctors with a very competitive base salary, generous benefits package including medical, dental, vistion, time -off, 401k and continuing education.
About Community Veterinary Partners
Community Veterinary Partners (CVP) mission is to bring joy to families by providing the best care possible to the pets they love. A growing community of 80 animal hospitals in the Eastern US, CVP empowers our veterinary professionals by providing unwavering support services that allows them to get back to what they love doing the most – caring for pets.