DVM - Pieper Veterinary Urgent Care in Madison, CT
Location: Middletown, Connecticut
Type: Full Time
Salary: Commensurate with experience
DVM or equivalent
Pieper Veterinary is excited to offer an associate position at our Urgent Care Hospital in Madison, CT. This is ideal for a veterinarian who is looking for a change of pace from the routine of vaccinations and routine visits. This position will include care and services of non-critical care cases, to include lacerations, vomiting, bite wounds, ear infections, eye and skin issues, etc. The facility is open from 2 PM – 10 PM on weekdays and 8 AM to 8 PM Saturdays and Sundays. No overnights!
Pieper Veterinary is privately owned and operated by veterinarians and has been in operation since 1933. Based in Middletown, Connecticut, Pieper Veterinary has satellite locations in East Haddam, Essex, Madison, Marlborough and Middletown. We pride ourselves on offering a progressive, fast-paced, collaborative and supportive working environment.
What we’re about:
Teamwork: We believe veterinary medicine is a team sport. We know the best way to care for our patients and clients is by working together and supporting each other.
Support: Our hospitals are organized and staffed to create the support systems we all need to care for our patients, clients, and each other.
Growth: Opportunities for growth, both personally and professionally, are important to us. Continuing education, leadership training and opportunities are available to our staff at all levels.
DVM or VMD licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the state of Connecticut
Demonstration of a specific interest in inpatient care
Three years’ experience required, or internship trained (Board-certification not required)
Madison, CT is located just a short distance from New Haven along the shores of the Long Island Sound. The small town is a true gem, offering plenty to do in addition to its clean beaches. Most attractions in town can be reached by walking or by bicycle as the Madison is a culture-filled, compact hamlet.
What we offer:
Competitive salary depending on experience
Licensing fee reimbursement
Company paid short-term disability
Paid maternity leave
Paid time off
Excellent health insurance coverage options, including dental and vision
A strong continuing education program
Employee Assistance Program
Generous pet discount
Moving expense reimbursement if necessary
Healthy work/life balance design
401 (k) retirement plan with employer matching
Great location between Boston and NYC
Pieper Veterinaryis an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of the practice to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. The practice will conform to the spirit as well as the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.
With roots in the local community dating back to 1933, Pieper Veterinary was originally established as a mixed animal practice by Dr. Niel Pieper, with the goal of providing the highest standard of care to both patients and clients. Today, Pieper Veterinary is a hub and spokes model practice, featuring four general practice hospitals, supported by our urgent care center as well as our emergency and specialty center, located throughout the Connecticut River Valley.
We are proud to be able to offer the most advanced technology and diagnostics to our patients, while still maintaining the feeling of community and family that the Pieper name has come to stand for. We are also very proud to be a VECCS Level I certified emergency & critical care facility.
Our Core Values guide our business every day:
We love what we do
We love what we do and who we do it for. We pay attention to the patient’s journey and we treat the individual. We’re passionate and proud of our work, our patients and our team. We put our hearts into it.
We believe veterinary medicine is a team sport
We know the best way to care for our patients and clients is by working together. We respect, trust, support... and encourage our co-workers. We have each other’s back. We ask “How can I help?”
Laughter is the best medicine
The work we do is challenging, and we stay strong by lifting each other up. We feel a positive attitude and a little humor has the ability to make all the difference in someone’s day.
We can handle it
In fact, we can handle anything. We take action while keeping out cool. We adapt to whatever comes through the door. We’re decision, confident and we are fearless. We like a good challenge and we do what is necessary.
Good people work here
We are united by the desire to be ethical, honest and responsible. We show integrity, compassion and respect and genuinely care about our work and our patients.