At Park Veterinary Hospital & Urgent Care, we are committed to supporting the human-animal bond, and have been a strong advocate since our inception. We believe the bond between people and their companion animals provides joy, enrichment, balance and health benefits to both, and the relationship deserves the highest level of respect and compassion.
We are looking to add an experienced veterinarian to our 8 doctor team. Our current schedule needs are a Thurs-Mon or Fri-Mon schedule with 1 Saturday and 2 Sundays off per month.
When you meet us, you’ll notice we aren’t staff – we are a TEAM. From our veterinarians, client care representatives, veterinary technicians and assistants to our groomers and lodging assistants, we are all dedicated to making lives better for both pets and people. We care about our patients, our clients, each other and our community. As advocates for companion animals, we are here to guide and support humans as they care for their pet family members.
We treat each pet as an individual
We understand that a comfortable pain free patient is a happier patient
We believe in low- stress and fear- free animal hospital visits
Essential Responsibilities and Tasks
Ensure the Safety of Pets, clients and associates by utilizing safe restraining techniques, following standard protocols and maintaining clean, sterile and organized treatment areas, exam rooms and labs.
Obtain relevant information and history from clients, and maintain proper and complete medical records.
Educate clients about pet health needs, any diagnosis or treatment, hospital services and other related information.
Effective communication of diagnosis and treatment plan to veterinary medical team and client.
Understand and follow state guidelines regarding duties of veterinary assistants and licensed veterinary technicians.
Capabilities and Experience
Ability to multi-task
Organizational ability - Demonstrates a systematic approach in carrying out assignments.
Surgical skills - Proven ability to perform all basic surgeries, including use of all standard medical instruments and equipment.
Client service skills - Consistently ensures the team provides the client with attentive, courteous and informative service.
Compassionate commitment to pet care - Ensures hospital teams confidently present pet treatment recommendations and associated fees as an advocate for the pet, gaining the client's agreement to proceed with the treatment most appropriate to the pet's current condition and long term health.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) or equivalent degree required.
License in good standing in state of NC or ability to become licensed in NC
License with the Drug Enforcement Agency required.
*Park Veterinary Hospital & Urgent Care is an AAHA-accredited Cat Friendly practice, consistently voted the Best Veterinary Hospital in Durham. Our clients rest assured that their pet will receive stellar care in our hands.
We support our Veterinarians with an outstanding benefits package including health, dental, vision, 401k, CE reimbursement and much more.
Community Veterinary Partners (CVP) owns and operates veterinary hospitals and is committed to providing world-class treatment and health services to animals. CVP is a family of 70+ animal hospitals with a growing presence in seven states. CVP offers a fast paced, exciting and true entrepreneurial work environment. .