Part Time or Full Time - Any experience level considered
DVM or equivalent
If you are looking for a healthy work/life balance, opportunities for outdoor activities, a variety of challenging cases, experienced support staff and a clean, well equipped hospital, then Bayfield Animal Hospital in Bayfield, Colorado is for you! Forget about traffic jams and enjoy mountain air, sunshine and a great place to live--walk or ride your bike to work. We are closed on weekends so you can spend more time hiking, skiing, boating, fishing, horseback riding, biking, camping, relaxing in near-by hot springs, or just enjoying life in the mountains.
Features of Practice: * Long established, independently owned, with 2 to 3 doctors per shift enabling collaboration & mentoring. *General medicine, dentistry and surgery (soft tissue as well as orthopedic). *Helpful, efficient, experienced and dedicated staff. *Up-to-date equipment: digital x-ray; extensive in-house lab; ultrasound; respiratory, cardiac, SPO2 monitor. *Wide variety of cases allowing doctors to practice advanced medicine and consult with or refer to specialists if needed. *Opportunity to learn advanced surgery from experienced general practitioners. *Doctors have adequate time to spend with clients and pets. *Benefits include AVMA & CVMA dues, PLIT, DEA, CE, SIMPLE retirement plan with matching contributions, health insurance, vacation. *Buy-in potential
Features of Area: *Bayfield is a small town in southwest Colorado, the hidden gem of Colorado, between Pagosa Springs and Durango. *Rural practice lying in the beautiful Pine River Valley near 4 lakes. *Mesa Verde, a World Heritage Site and Durango's narrow gauge train are area attractions. *Good schools (including Ft. Lewis College in Durango), friendly town, great place for kids, award-winning local library.
Colorado Veterinary License; Professional attitude, Compassion; Good communication skills; Willingness to spend time working with and educating clients, Team Player with positive approach to everyday problems; Punctual Self Starter; Respectful attitude toward clients and co-workers;
Additional Salary Information: Competitive Salary
About Bayfield Animal Hospital, Inc.
Bayfield Animal Hospital, established nearly 40 years ago, is a doctor-owned small animal hospital located in a small southwestern Colorado town with 2 full time and 2 part-time doctors currently on staff. Support staff consists of 3+ technicians and 3 receptionists plus kennel and cleaning help. We are open Monday through Friday, covering most of our own out-of-hours emergencies. We see quite a few emergencies during normal office hours and have a large number of challenging cases. Our clientele is loyal and expect (and receive) our best efforts where their pets are concerned! This practice is located within Bayfield's town limits.