Associate Veterinarian (Full Time/Urgent Care)
The Animal Hospital of Dauphin County (AHDC) has been providing for pets in the greater Harrisburg and Hershey area for over 50 years. We are currently seeking a full time Associate Veterinarian to offer urgent care hours to our growing client and referral base. Urgent care will consist of walk-ins and emergencies during evening, night, and weekend hours.
About the Hospital
AHDC is a progressive, full-spectrum small animal practice located near Harrisburg and Hershey, PA. We also see exotic pets on a limited basis based on veterinarian comfort/interest level. We are a team-motivated, client-centric practice with a strong focus on preventative medicine as well as a team approach to cases. Additionally, we are constantly growing our client base through flexibility and availability as well as a continually developing referral services program; which currently includes ultrasonography, cardiology, physical therapy, I-131, and advanced surgery. Our hospital offers both in-house and outside laboratory capabilities (Idexx), digital radiology, excellent surgical monitoring capabilities, and Cornerstone computer software used throughout the hospital. We also offer a competitive salary, benefits, and continuing education allowance.
- DVM or VMD degree from an accredited university
- Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Pennsylvania
- At least 1 year of practice experience
- Accomplished surgical skills preferred
- Work with clients to deliver a consistent quality of medical care to our patients
- Communicate effectively with both clients and team members
- Maintain complete and accurate medical records
- Work with the team in a collaborative and positive manner and provide leadership to the technical and client care staff
- Triage and diagnose/treat urgent care patients as the arise in a timely and effective manner while providing excellent patient care
- Help to develop the urgent care services of AHDC based on the needs of the hospital and the clients we serve.
- This position includes evening, night, and weekend shifts