Our small animal hospital located on the beautiful shore of Lake Michigan is looking to add a Veterinarian to their team!
Memorial Drive Veterinary Clinic located in Manitowoc, Wisconsin is a busy 4 doctor practice specializing in treating companion animals and some exotics. One of our DVMs is licensed to work along with the Wildlife of Wisconsin bringing extra excitement to the practice! Average tenure of staff is 11 years with 6 members greater than 15 years of service.
Excellent opportunity for Mentorship
We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Our ideal candidate can be either a new grad or an experienced Veterinarian. Someone who is interested in surgery is a plus and continuing their education in order to provide excellent veterinary care to our clients and the surrounding areas.
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.
Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns
Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs.
Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols.
Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine.
Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
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
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.