Apalachee River Animal Hospital is a growing, 4-veterinarian hospital that prides itself on providing high quality medicine with a family practice feel. Our modern, 7,000 square foot facility is located in beautiful Dacula, Georgia just 30 miles from Atlanta and Athens.
We offer laser surgery, endoscopy, digital radiography, a full dental suite with digital dental radiography, ultrasound/echocardiography, cold laser therapy, in-house laboratory, and Surgivet anesthesia monitors. We utilize Fear Free animal handling to ensure the best patient experience and provide exceptional client service, making each visit as pleasant and comfortable as possible. Our doctors love their job and are well supported by experienced veterinary assistants with a 2:1 ratio of assistants to DVM’s. Apalachee River Animal Hospital is loved by the community and has been voted Best of Gwinnett for over 9 consecutive years.
Our mission is to positively impact the lives of our patients by providing the best veterinary care possible, treating all who enter our door with compassion and respect, preserving the human animal bond, and working as a team to deliver consistent care.
Apalachee River Animal Hospital is seeking a new graduate or experienced veterinarian to join our team.
-Salary is generous and is commensurate based on experience
-Production bonuses when applicable
-Flexible Benefit Plan
-Medical Insurance covered at 100% for employee
-Dental Insurance available
-Short term disability insurance available
-401 K with matching funds from employer
-Pet Health Benefits
-Veterinary Licensure and DEA
-AVMA and GVMA membership
-Paid Time Off
-Generous Continuing Education Package
-CrossFit gym membership
Sometimes the intangible benefits at the practice are what truly determines one’s happiness. Our practice has a very supportive atmosphere both in mentorship, case collaboration, and work-life balance. It is the practice’s goal to ensure each team member feels supported. Attentive management, as well as flexible patient scheduling prevents veterinarian and staff burnout. Mentorship is deliberate and measured, making sure that new veterinarians are growing their skill set and confidence.
Apalachee River Animal Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status. Apalachee River Animal Hospital is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities in employment, its programs, and activities.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (or equivalent) from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the State of Georgia or be license eligible.
Respectful and compassionate demeanor with clients, pets, and colleagues/staff.
Professional appearance and demeanor.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Must uphold the practice’s good reputation with the community.
Committed to providing the best medicine, both in diagnostics and treatment
General surgical skills are desired.
Must be able to keep thorough medical records using our electronic medical record software.
The ideal candidate should thrive in a fast-paced environment, embrace a team-oriented approach, and be committed to continued education.
Our veterinarians must uphold our mission statement in all aspects of veterinary practice as well as the Veterinary Code of Ethics.
Apalachee River Animal Hospital is a 4 doctor small animal practice located in beautiful Dacula, Ga. Dacula is situated approximately 30 miles from both Atlanta, Georgia and Athens, Georgia. Just outside the Appalachian mountains, Dacula is a beautiful small town perfect for families or individuals that want the perfect blend of nature, suburbia, and big city offerings nearby.
Apalachee River Animal Hospital’s mission statement is to positively impact the lives of our clients and patients by providing high quality veterinary care, exemplary customer service and enhancing the human-animal bond. This mission embodies who we are and the culture of our practice. Our team is dedicated to this mission and therefore we strive to make our clients and patients have their best experience when with us. The result is a wonderful, loyal clientele that makes coming to work everyday a pleasure.