New Grad Bonus: Our doctors have more than 75 years of experience and are eager to share that knowledge with a new graduate. Dr. Cleveland Washington State University class of 1990 is the sole owner of the clinic and has built a fantastic reputation in the community for excellent pet care. Dr. Grauer is the previous emergency hospital owner, and Dr. Fritch is the previous owner of Cascade Park Animal Hospital, both here in Vancouver, WA.
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Columbia Veterinary Center is seeking a full or part time Veterinarian with schedule flexibility to add to our team oriented and progressive small animal practice in Vancouver. We offer in house blood work and urinalysis, high speed dental equipment, digital dental x-ray, digital radiology, Cornerstone software, a wide array of cases, steady growth, a fantastic client base, and a skilled support staff.
We strive to provide the highest quality medicine, surgery and dentistry for our patients while respecting the needs of our clients and honoring the human-animal bond in a supportive and fun atmosphere.
New veterinary center opening Spring 2021 behind current location.
Current hours of operation: M-F 7:30AM - 6 PM and Saturday 8 AM - 5 PM. No emergency hours.
Strength in and desire for surgery and/or dentistry appreciated.
Competitive salary and benefits.
Doctors must work well with a team and communicate effectively while demonstrating empathy with clients.
Doctors must be willing to work Saturdays but not every Saturday.
Must be licensed in WA State or able to be licensed.
Full or part time flexible scheduling to meet your life goals.
Please address communication to Dr. Cleveland and include cover letter and resume in your application packet. In your cover letter, please describe a hobby you enjoy outside the Veterinary field.
Must have great client and team communication skills or a strong desire to build them.
Must be able to display compassion and empathy.
Must have a desire for professional and personal growth.
Must be able to get down on floor with dogs and cats as needed to provide exams.
Must be able to verbalize exam info to assistant/scribe in exam room.
Must be able to communicate with clients over the phone until there is a COVID-19 vaccine in wide use.
Must be able to wear a mask for long periods to conform to CDC and AVMA pandemic guidelines.
Must be able to arrive to and be ready to work at shift start.
Must be able to work all hours all days clinic is open.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
Must have WA state DVM license or be able to secure.
Additional Salary Information: Reimburse DEA, WA license. Alternate years outside area CE partial expense reimbursement. Relocation assistance negotiable. Health Insurance. Combined PTO/sick time 105 hours to start, accumulate at 5 additional hours per year service.
About COLUMBIA VETERINARY CENTER
Award winning small animal general practice located in Vancouver, WA, just across the mighty Columbia River from Portland, OR. Open 6 days a week. 28 full and part time team members. Substantially lower cost of living than Portland yet 10 minutes away. No income tax. 90 minutes from both the Pacific Ocean, several Mountains including the famous Mt. Saint Helens National Volcanic Monument and next to the Columbia River Gorge.
New, state of the art facility opening Spring 2021 behind current location that will be 6,500 sq ft. and include double surgery and double dental suites.
Dr. Cleveland is a Washington State University graduate and has owned the practice for 25 years.
This is our culture:
Dr. Cleveland and team support local pet charities through discounted services, first time no charge exams for adopted pets from local organizations, and has worked with another local Doctor to provide homeless vaccine clinics in Vancouver for over 15 years. We also actively support several of the charity fundraising events by both posting info at clinic and attending in large groups.