DoveLewis Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Hospital
August 30, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
Canine, Feline, Mixed
DVM or equivalent
We are seeking candidates who will directly supervise DoveLewis’ staff DVMs, be a key member of the medical leadership at DoveLewis and works closely with the Chief Medical Officer on medical policies, procedures, and staffing.
What you will get out of working at DoveLewis:
The ability develop and lead a team of passionate veterinarians who strive for excellence,
The capacity to see and treat a diverse patient case load in a high-volume ER and ICU,
Direct professional support from our Chief Medical Officer, talented specialists which includes Criticalists, Boarded Surgeons available 24/7, an Internist, Cardiologist and Radiologist,
A unique community and donor run programs and funds available for optimal patient care such as: an on-site donor-run blood bank, Pet Loss Support, Animal Assisted Therapy & Education, Low-Income Assistance Fund, and a Stray and Wildlife Fund,
Knowing that your work directly impacts animal lovers in our community,
Benefits Our Team Loves:
PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability, Life Insurance, 403b, FSA
CE, paid professional dues and memberships.
Employee pet ward on-site
What we are looking for:
Current or eligible for Veterinarian license in good standing to practice in Oregon required.
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine or equivalent from an AVMA-accredited school of veterinary medicine or certification through ECFVG required.
Minimum of three years of clinical experience in an emergency and/or critical care hospital; any satisfactory equivalent combination of experience and training may substitute.
Experience in management role highly desired.
DACVECC highly desired.
This year, we are renovating and expanding our hospital to add to our surgical suites, create additional calming “comfort rooms” for patients and their families and separate our specialty treatment areas from our ER/ICU for an improved experience for patients, clients, and staff. Why are we doing this? Simply put, it ensures that we continue to meet the needs of those who have come to expect nothing but the best care from us.
“I consider myself fortunate to work here, and I could spend all day telling you about our talented team, the thousands of cases we see every year and our unique community programs, but I’d like to focus on the future and how you could be a part of it. “ – Ron Morgan, President and CEO
To apply, please email Cheryl Latta, Human Resources Manager at: firstname.lastname@example.org
About DoveLewis Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Hospital
DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital, established in 1973 and based in Portland, Ore., is the only nonprofit, 24-hour emergency and intensive care unit in the region. DoveLewis provides donor-funded programs to the community, including one of the United States’ largest volunteer-based animal blood banks, a nationally recognized pet loss support program, an animal-assisted therapy program, education for veterinary professionals and the animal-loving community, 24-hour stabilizing care for lost, stray and wild animals and financial assistance for qualifying low-income families and abused animals. With over 40 years of service to the community, DoveLewis has treated over 500,000 animals and has been deemed one of Oregon’s Most Admired Nonprofits by The Portland Business Journal for eight years.