Our clinic is a traditional rural, mixed animal practice approximately 40% small animals and 60% large animals. Species include dairy, beef (mostly cow/calf), canine, feline, small ruminants, equine, camelids, elk, and other occasional exotics/pocket pets. We currently have 4 veterinarians working full-time and sharing on call responsibilities; 2 veterinarians working part time. The position is to replace a full time veterinarian with on call responsibilities.
While we provide on farm, ambulatory service to clients, we also have a full service, indoor large and small animal facility. Large animal facilities include hydraulic squeeze chute, padded surgery room, surgery stocks for cattle, outside stocks, several holding pens, and an isolation/IV calf room. Small animal facilities include surgery room, two exam rooms, indoor and outdoor kennels, and an isolation kennel room. We have on site CBC ans serum chemistry instrumentation, x-ray machine, ultrasound, and endoscope. For cases beyond the scope of our clinic, we have an excellent working relationship with referral clinics within a two hour drive.
Buhl (approximately 4,500) is a close knit community located approximately 20 miles west of Twin Falls, Idaho, with an abundance of recreational opportunities nearby. A multitude of outdoor recreational activities include hunting, fishing, skiing/snowboarding, hiking, kayaking, boating, camping, and sightseeing are all in easy reach. Shopping and urban entertainment opportunities are available in Twin Falls (less than 30 minutes) and Boise about 2 hours). A moderate climate makes for enjoyment of all seasons.
We are looking for a full time associate to share on call responsibilities with four other veterinarians. We practice general preventative and internal medicine services and provide soft tissue, orthopedic, and dental procedures. We also deal with a fair amount of emergency medicine and surgery cases. Some amount of general knowledge in all of these areas in all the species we service is important. A new graduate will have the opportunity to gain experience and share knowledge with current veterinarians within the practice. We also would prefer the applicant to have strong palpation and large animal skills while being interested in other species. Also good communication skills and work ethic are important.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary with monthly benefit stipend and option for a employer matching IRA. Fully stocked vehicle with gas and insurance paid by employer. Yearly bonus.