Pleasanton Veterinary Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our team!
Pleasanton Veterinary Hospital has been proudly serving the tri-valley community since 1984. We pride ourselves on treating our clients and patients with dignity, respect and compassion. Our staff is dedicated to providing high quality veterinary care to help our patients live long, healthy and happy lives. With state of the art equipment, a highly skilled staff, and great understanding of the human-animal bond, we are able to provide the best veterinary care in the area. We have been voted Reader's Choice Best Veterinarian by the Pleasanton Weekly readers for 10 years.
For more information, please visit us at: http://www.pleasantonvet.com/
About the Hospital:
Digital Dental X-rays
New dental equipment
Modern radiology unit
In-house laboratory services
Provide clients with an online pharmacy store
Online booking (scheduling) for clients
About the Area:
Pleasanton is a charming, lively, animal-loving community with great weather and many activities to keep its residents outdoors all year long. Downtown Pleasanton is a charming historic destination with a mix of unique shops, services and restaurants while nearby Stoneridge mall features more than 165 specialty stores and restaurants. Pleasanton is enlivened by events like a free summer concert series, festivals and parades along Main Street, a weekly year-round farmers market, stunning Callippe golf course , and an intimate performing and visual arts center.
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