Veterinary Care of Ithaca has been serving the Ithaca community for over 50 years. We are a progressive, small animal hospital offering general care ranging from pediatric to geriatric wellness and internal medicine, general surgery and dentistry. We value a healthy work/life balance, as well as a warm, welcoming work environment. We have an outstanding clientele that allows us to provide excellent preventive medicine, as well as high level care for ill patients.
Blood pressure and multifunction monitors
Full in-house Idexx laboratory suite plus daily pickups from Idexx Reference Lab and Cornell Animal Health Diagnostic Lab. Both in-house and reference lab results automatically imported to patient records
Upgraded surgery equipment
Modern, recently renovated building
Lift tables in exam rooms
Fear free handling certification
Who are we looking for?
A team player who is comfortable working independently but enjoys collaborating with others. Ideal candidates are enthusiastic about providing excellent client communication and patient care. Possession of strong communication skills and emotional maturity is also required. Interest in surgery/dentistry and proficiency in the basics (spay, neuter, dentistry, tumor removals, etc.) are ideal but not required.
VCI is dedicated to your well-being and offers a comprehensive package and professional development opportunities to support your work and home life. These include:
Competitive base salary + production
Medical insurance with employer contribution
Paid time off
401K plan with employer contribution
Continuing education allowance
Coverage of dues, license fees, and AVMA PLIT
Generous pet discount
Fear Free Certification
State Veterinary Board License must be in good standing in New York
Flexible work schedule, with availability to work some weekends
DVM or VMD level degree required
Fear Free certification or willingness to successfully complete course
Minimum of 1 year experience in small animal medicine preferred