Caring Hands Animal Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian for our Merrifield/Falls Church, Virginia location (located near the Merrifield Mosaic District and metro). Caring Hands Animal Hospitals are large, well-equipped, AAHA-accredited facilities and have an open-door policy to provide excellent service to our clients. Our full-service hospitals offer state of the art care for our patients including electronic patient records, digital radiography, and in-house laboratory. We are open seven days a week, NO overnights or on call.
Caring Hands offers a comprehensive compensation package including:
Competitive Salary w/bonus pay
Paid Time Off (including holidays)
401(k) with employer match, pre-tax and after-tax Roth
Medical, Dental, Vision, and prescription drug insurance
Flex Spending Accounts for medical and dependent care
Health Savings Account
Paid Life and AD&D Insurance
Optional supplemental insurance
Discounts on pet care
Generous CE Allowance
Paid state and DEA licenses, membership dues, and Liability Insurance
Work/Life Balance & a great workplace culture
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in VA.
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding the 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
We are seeking career-oriented individuals who are committed to the profession, value compassionate care and teamwork, and will put forth the extra effort needed to achieve the high-quality service our clients expect.
If you enjoy a fun, fast-paced, energized environment, Caring Hands is the place for you!
All potential new hires are required to pass a criminal background check and drug test. Must be available evenings and weekends.
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.
What sets us apart? We value the importance of the human-animal bond and realize the depth of emotions that are a part of this bond. At Caring Hands Animal Hospital you may stay with your pet during all aspects of the office visit and medical treatments. If your pet is hospitalized you are always welcome to visit during hospital hours. If your pet needs to be taken to the treatment room during an appointment, you may come right along with them!