Center City Philadelphia Practice seeking exceptional veterinarian
World of Animals Veterinary Hospitals
June 7, 2018
Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
DVM or equivalent
World of Animals at Rittenhouse is expanding our Team. We are looking for an exceptional veterinary candidate. Our clients expect and deserve the whole package: expert diagnostician; caring and compassionate professional with thorough client communication and follow-up.
Our Rittenhouse location has a great reputation and attracts dedicated, highly compliant clientele who want only the best for their pets. We have digital radiograhpy, digital dental radiography, high speed dental equipment, ultrasound and in-house Idexx laboratory equipment.
The ideal candidate will have, at least, two (2) years* of small animal experience providing clinical, surgical and dental services. They will be someone who shares our goal to provide high quality veterinary care to our patients as well as exemplary customer service to our clients. The doctor chosen must possess excellent communication skills and have a naturally upbeat personality conducive to easily integrating into an existing team of equally devoted doctors and support staff.
*We will consider a 1 year rotating internship in lieu of working experience.
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain all findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pets’ problem; develop and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on proper preventative health care
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and confirm that all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Assist in the training and development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of high quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Continuing Education allowance
Professional Fees and Liability Coverage
Inclusion in company’s Health Insurance Plan
Inclusion in company 401k plan
Two (2) weeks paid vacation
Employee pet discount on hospital services and product
Skills and Qualifications
A doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM or VMD) degree from an accredited university.
License in good standing to practice in the state of Pennsylvania
Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude.
Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their pets.
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members and clients.
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics.
Additional Salary Information: base salary commensurate with experience
About World of Animals Veterinary Hospitals
Growing company dedicated to providing quality veterinary care for patients and excellent customer service for clients while promoting preventative medicine through client education. Company currently has 5 locations in and near Philadelphia. We are looking for personable, talented veterinarians to develop a loyal client following which will allow the company to continue to succeed, not only financially, but as veterinary professionals as well.
Locations are within Philadelphia and its surrounding suburbs, close to museums, sporting events, major universities and other recreational opportunities.