West Eugene Animal Hospital in Eugene, OR is seeking a full-time or part-time Associate Veterinarian to join our team!
West Eugene Animal Hospital was established in the 1970’s.We are a well-established, locally owned, full service small animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical, and dental care with a focus on preventative medicine. Appointments focus on great client education, and maintaining bonds with our long-term loyal clientele. Low turnover. We have access to nearby emergency and referral clinics and board-certified specialists.
For more information, please visit our website at www.eugenevet.com, visit us at our location, or contact office manager Shawna by phone at #541-342-5858.
About the Hospital
Open Monday – Saturday, 8:00am-6:00pm
Diagnostic In-House Laboratory
Dental and Full body Radiology
Fun and knowledgeable support staff
Day Emergency Care
Benefits package includes: health/vision insurance, 401k, PTO, CE allowance, employee pet benefits, 4 day work week, competitive salary, license and membership renewals, uniform purchase,
Eugene is a beautiful community in the hub of the Willamette Valley. You'll find that Eugene is small enough to bike across, but large enough to offer galleries, music venues, and great restaurants to discover. Outdoor recreation is key to the Eugene lifestyle, with rivers to run, mountains to snowboard, rocks to climb, trails to hike, and an ocean to surf, all within easy reach.
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients. The individual has the ability to triage emergency care for our loyal clientele along with a regular exam schedule when called upon. We strive for an upbeat and positive environment while being efficient as a team.
Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns
Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort
Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs
Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols
Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine
Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service
Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public
Skills and Basic Qualifications
· A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
· Licensure in good standing to practice in Oregon
· 3 Years experience as a DVM
· Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics
· Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills
· Works collaboratively with hospital team members
· Makes decisions confidently and effectively
· Manages time and tasks appropriately
· Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients
· Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth
About West Eugene and Pleasant Hill Animal Hospital
We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in your pet’s health care. We treat your pet as we would our own. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education. Our entire healthcare team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individua...l pet owner.
West Eugene Animal Hospital in Eugene, OR is a full service companion animal hospital. It is our commitment to provide quality veterinary care throughout the life of your pet. Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young, healthy pets; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and complete medical and surgical care as necessary during his or her lifetime.