ST PETERSBURG COMPANION ANIMAL PRACTICE SEEKING VETERINARIANs (2+ YEARS Experience Preferred) Part time & Full Time. WILLING TO MENTOR NEW GRADUATE.
Are you tired of cold winters and snow? Do you enjoy year-round outdoor recreation, the beach and sunshine? Would you like living in a city with a small-town feel? Perhaps practicing veterinary medicine in St. Petersburg on the west central coast of Florida is just what you're looking for!
AAHA-accredited since 2002, our well-established family-owned companion animal practice is conveniently located on a major thoroughfare in northeastern St. Petersburg, an easy 5-minute drive to our beautiful waterfront downtown, a 15-minute drive to our gorgeous beaches, and a 20-minute drive to downtown Tampa.
We are a primary care facility with new Sound Technology Smart DR digital xray, new dental suite with Dental Focus digital Dental Xray, new Sound Technology Logiq Ultrasound, ECG, radiosurgical units, pharmacy, in-house lab, in-house regenerative therapies lab; and all anesthetic monitoring equipment required by AAHA standards.
We strongly emphasize client service and satisfaction while providing our patients wellness & disease prevention, comprehensive dental care, soft tissue & orthopaedic surgery, laparoscopic surgery, canine rehabilitation, & regenerative medicine.
We also offer a 4-day work week, paid CE opportunities for licensure requirements, professional development and new skills acquisition. No overnight on call required as overnight care is referred to local emergency/specialty centers. Some weekend work. An in-house professional & leadership development program is also available to all staff.
Benefits available including health/dental/vision/supplemental insurance, 401K, legal/ID theft protection, four-day work week for full timers, veterinary PLIT and membership dues, family friendly atmosphere, PTO and signing bonus.
If you possess the qualifications listed below, and wish to apply for this position, please forward your resume through this site with cover letter.
NOTES: Drug Free Workplace (all prospective staff are background checked and drug tested)
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university.
Florida Licensure in good standing
2 years post DVM grad or recent intern or resident graduate preferred or new grad ambitious to learn
Interest in learning ultasound.
A friendly, caring and compassionate professional with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Dependable and reliable with a good work ethic.
Experience in soft tissue surgery & dentistry.
The following are not required, but would be considered a plus when applying:
Interest in learning or some experience in orthopedic surgery
Interest in learning minimally invasive surgery a plus.
Some emergency experience
Interest in wildlife/exotic/pocket pet health care
Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practioner
Chiropractic and/or acupuncture
If you are interested in applying your knowledge and skills and are open to learning new skills and techniques under the mentorship of a seasoned professional, please contact us.
Additional Salary Information: Base Commensurate with experience + pro-sal production + signing bonus
About Central Animal Hospital & Tampa Bay K9 Rehabilitation Center
Central Animal Hospital has been serving the St. Petersburg area for over 40 years. Dr. Mark Brown assumed ownership in June 1998 after serving as an associate for eight years. We are committed to the community and to promoting and providing the very best care possible, educating the public on responsible pet care and enhancing the human-animal bond. We have been accredited by AAHA since 2002. The hospital contains a complete surgical and recovery suite, dental center, in-house lab, new digital xray, new ultrasound, 500 sq ft canine rehabilitation center, and regenerative lab. The hospital, along with its satellite hospital, employs four to five veterinarians and 18 staff members between two practices and has a benefit package of health/dental/vision insurance, AFLAC, Legal Shield Legal & Identity Theft Protection, 401K, in-house leadership development program, and more! Drug Free Workplace.