Associate Veterinarian Emergency and General Care with excellent mentoring
Jefferson Animal Hospital and Regional Emergency Center
Location: Louisville, Kentucky
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Salary: $100,000 - $140,000 annually
We offer pay by the shift with excellent weekend, overnight and holiday differentials (although no new hires are put on overnights to start). This gives you an opportunity to make additional dollars based on number of shifts worked.
Mentoring program and learning opportunities with over 55 staff including 13 doctors.
Excellent full time benefit package including Medical, Life, disability, dental and vision
401K, traditional and Roth
Continued Education package
Paid professional fees including DEA, AVMA,KVMA, AAHA, PLIT
Flexible schedule 3-4 day workweek (full time), generous weekend and night shift differentials
No "on call" time ever. When you are off, you are off!
Positive work environment
Excellent and highly trained support staff
Relief, part-time and full time positions available for our Emergency Center with the opportunity to experience our sister hospital, Jefferson Animal Hospital Fern Creek. They are a general practice with a focus on dental surgery and low stress handling.
Additional Salary Information: Salary and Benefits negotiable depending on experience, specific skill set, number and type of shifts worked. Benefits vary depending on part or full time.
For more information, please visit our website at www.LouisvilleVets.com. To apply: https://jeffersonanimalhospitals.applicantpool.com/jobs/682563-109736.html
We are looking for a veterinarian who:
Enjoys a wide variety of challenging cases from trauma to internal medicine cases and more
Has excellent time management skills
Works well with a team
Has the ability to lead a team of highly skilled veterinary technicians and assistants
Has excellent people skills and good communication with clients
Enjoys a collaborative approach and seeks advice from more experienced veterinarians
is highly empathetic with clients making decisions about euthanasia
Brings suggestions for improvement to elevate our medicine and facility
About Jefferson Animal Hospital and Regional Emergency Center
Jefferson Animal Hospital and Regional Emergency Center is a 24 hour hospital serving Louisville, Kentucky and surrounding areas. We are a teaching hospital where you will see the greatest variety of cases with excellent mentoring and support. We are AAHA accredited since 1980 and hold high standards of care for our clients and patients.
There are few places that provide the variety of cases and opportunities to build your skills. The cases that we treat range from wellness to critical trauma and internal medicine cases. This unique variety has kept many of our veterinary staff happy and thriving for years. We have several doctors that have been with our practice for up to 40 years that will be available for you to collaborate with to help you learn and grow your skills. Ours is a challenging, yet supportive environment which makes our veterinarians highly successful.
Our staff are highly trained and include many licensed Technicians and long time assistants who handle all of the technician tasks. We have a full service hospital that provide our patients with high quality ICU and maintenance care. Louisville offers several specialists that are available for referrals when... needed. We also offer several full time management staff to ensure that the workplace is in good working order and that personnel issues and unruly clients are handled in a timely manner. We work hard to maintain a culture of positivity and high ethical standards.
Our sister hospital, Jefferson Animal Hospital Fern Creek is a general practice that has been AAHA accredited since 1985. They are able to handle overflow from our emergency center and they have a special focus on Low Stress Handling, Feline Friendly and routine and dental surgery. There are often opportunities to work at this location if it is of interest to one of our doctors.
We are in the process of expanding our 8,000 +sq foot hospital and our renovations should be complete by the end of 2022.
We are currently still operating curbside and have worked hard to adjust to all CDC recommendations for COVID 19 and to keep our staff safe.
8,000 +sq ft facility is state of the art equipped with:
Flexible and rigid endoscopy,
Surgery and therapeutic laser,
Digital radiography including dental.
We are the first Regional Animal Blood Bank in Louisville, supplying all our needs and local veterinarians as well.