Countryside Animal Clinic located in Sterling, VA is looking for an Associate Veterinarian to join our practice!!!
Countryside Animal Clinic is a well-established small animal veterinary practice located in Loudoun County, Virginia, just 30 minutes outside of Washington, DC. We offer annual wellness plans and focus on comprehensive yet customized care and preventive medicine. Our excellent client service and quality patient care fosters long term relationships with our typically-compliant pet owners.
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
- Located within a community shopping center; clinic contains 4 exam rooms, a well-equipped treatment area, surgical suite, and 4 patient wards. We will be expanding and renovating our clinic in mid-2017.
- In-house lab capabilities: IDEXX Catalyst & Lasercyte, 4Dx & Feline Virus SNAP tests, PCV, TP, glucometer, urinalysis, & cytologies
- Progeny digital dental x-ray & ultrasonic dental equipment
- CO2 surgical laser
- Sonoace Pico ultrasound machine
- Parks-Doppler blood pressure monitoring
- Cardell pulse oximetry
- Onsite pharmacy including multiple flea, tick, & heartworm preventative options
- Avimark software program
About Loudoun County: Our practice is conveniently located 10 miles west of Tysons and 7 miles north of Dulles International Airport. Loudoun County has the highest median household income in the US. The area is suburban, offering both lovely green spaces and easy access to multiple shopping and dining options. The Potomac River borders our county, offering boating and fishing. There are also golf courses and an extensive network of paths for walking & biking, including the W & OD trail. Leesburg is 10 miles east of our clinic, offering a gateway into horse country, historical sites, and Virginia’s multiple wineries.
- A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university.
- 1+ years of experience practicing in a small animal hospital
- Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
- Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
- Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
- Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
- Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
- Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
- Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
- Other duties as assigned.
If you are looking for a career adventure and an opportunity for unmatched personal growth, we want to hear from you.
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.