Do you want to practice high levels of modern veterinary medicine while enjoying a work-life balance in the beautiful Roanoke Valley? Salem Animal Hospital is the place for you!
Salem Animal Hospital is currently seeking a Full-time Associate Veterinarian to join our well established and growing three doctor small animal practice! We are a practice focused on both a high level of medical care as well as customer service. Our experienced, friendly staff is committed to providing high quality medicine with an emphasis on preventative care and client education to ensure a positive experience for pets and their owners.
Our ideal candidate will be an eager new graduate or experienced veterinarian. We are seeking a professional individual who is passionate about providing exceptional, quality medical and surgical care as well as building strong relationships with our clients.
Our hospital is fully equipped with an in-house laboratory, digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound, and therapeutic laser. Although Salem Animal Hospital has been serving the Roanoke Valley for more than 75 years, we are always learning and growing as the veterinary field evolves in order to improve the quality of care we provide to our patients. Our team is always willing to learn from each other and grow together as a unit in hopes of providing the best care possible to our clients and their pets.
We have a local emergency clinic as well as a referral center within 30 minutes of the practice. We offer a schedule that allows our veterinarians to have a work-life balance with rare on-call work. Other benefits include: paid vacation, CE stipend, professional liability coverage, paid licenses and professional/association dues, health, dental, and vision Insurance, Simple IRA, and competitive pay commensurate with experience.
Nestled in the Roanoke Valley amongst the Blue Ridge Mountains, Salem is a town that offers a distinct variety that blends urban culture with the surrounding natural scene. With an exquisite historical downtown, Salem presents a beautiful vintage core to complement the town's more modern expansions. With Roanoke City a mere fifteen minutes away and Valley View's mall district even closer, Salem is within reach of restaurants, theaters, malls, and enough city life to satisfy any urban cravings. However, the adventurous soul will not be left with his/her questing thirst unquenched. From the waters of Carvin's Cove and two nearby lakes to the hundreds of miles of hiking trails and some of the Appalachian Trail's most exquisite views, Salem possesses outdoor adventures for any taste.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) degree from an accredited university
Licensure in good standing to practice in Virginia
Must be great with clients, and have ability to form lasting relationships
Value enhancement of the human animal bond
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members
Must enjoy educating staff and clients as well as have a strong desire to personally develop and improve clinical and communication skills
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics
Additional Salary Information: competitive pay commensurate with experience
About Salem Animal Hospital
Salem Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility.Our professional and courteous staff seeks to provide excellent medical care, surgical care and dental care for our highly-valued patients.We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients as well as excellent customer care. Salem Animal Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Salem, VA and surrounding areas. Salem Animal Hospital has been serving the Salem/Roanoke area for more than 75 years.