Southside Pet Hospital in Olathe, KS is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our team!
Southside Pet Hospital is a five-doctor practice located in the suburbs of Kansas City. Doctors and staff offer top medical care with excellent customer service. Our loyal clients are like part of the family, many frequenting our full-service veterinary hospital since 1974. The ideal candidate will enjoy collaborating with colleagues, developing his or her skill set, and providing excellent care to patients and clients. Exotics interest a plus!
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
Dedicated double surgery suite
New digital radiography system
Digital Dental Radiography
In-house Idexx laboratory and pharmacy
Highly trained and driven technicians
Wellness-focused, offering wellness plans
Well-developed relationship with local referral hospital
Paper Lite practice
We offer an attractive compensation & benefit package that includes:
Competitive Starting Base Salary + production
Attractive bonus potential
Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, ancillary coverage, & 401K match
Attractive PTO, a schedule that will provide a healthy work-life Balance – 4-days per week, and rotating Saturdays
CE, Paid Licensing, DEA, dues & fees
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.
About Olathe, KS
Olathe is a family-friendly suburb of Kansas City, home of the Royals! With a population of approximately 143,000, Olathe offers a small-town atmosphere with big city amenities. Your family will feel right at home with the award-winning school districts and thriving business community. With easy highway access, visiting the Kansas Speedway, Country Club Plaza, Center for the Performing Arts, or Union Station is just a short drive. You’ll be right at home in Olathe.
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
At least two years of experience as an Associate DVM.
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
National Veterinary Associates is a leading global pet care organization united in the love of animals and the people who love them.
NVA, a community of approximately 1,400 premier locations consisting primarily of general practice veterinary hospitals in addition to equine hospitals and pet resorts, and Ethos Veterinary Health, which consists of 145 world-class specialty and emergency hospitals, are rooted in a culture of compassion and innovation.
NVA and EVH’s innovative, collaborative approach underpins a shared commitment to delivering exceptional veterinary care. For more information, visit www.nva.com.