Amherst Veterinary Hospital is currently seeking a Full-time Associate Veterinarian to join our well established, continuously growing small animal practice! Our hospital’s goal is to assemble a veterinary health care team who are committed to providing exceptional client service and veterinary health care.
Our ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic new graduate or experienced clinician. We are seeking a professional individual who is passionate about providing exceptional quality animal care with excellent interpersonal skills. Our hospital has new technology, an in-house laboratory, and equipment. We offer comprehensive services including surgery (orthopedic/soft tissue), preventative & corrective dentistry, Internal Medicine, Chemotherapy along with Intensive Care. Although we’ve been in practice since 1976, we are always open to new ideas and techniques that can improve the quality of care we provide to our patients. Our team is always willing to learn from each other and grow.
Our practice is five miles north of Lynchburg, VA. Lynchburg has a tradition of outstanding public education and operates one of the top school systems in the state. A city with outstanding cultural, educational, and recreation opportunities, Lynchburg operates 12 parks, 24 playgrounds, eight community centers, an Olympic-size pool, 34 tennis courts, and 26 baseball diamonds. Recreational opportunities include hiking in the Blue Ridge Mountains or on the Appalachian Trail; swimming and boating on Smith Mountain Lake, one of the country’s largest human-made bodies of water; skiing at nearby Wintergreen Resort; or taking in a minor-league baseball game at the city managed stadium.
We offer a flexible schedule, no after hour emergencies, competitive salary (base with production bonuses), 401k, and health/dental insurance. In this position, you will have an opportunity for continuous support, resources, and advancement. We believe that sharing knowledge throughout our community will allow hospitals to practice a higher level of medicine. We capitalize on our unique mix of General Practice and Specialty/ER hospitals to further the quality of medicine through our medical mentorship program, where associates can learn and receive CE credit in their hospital from one of our board-certified surgeons and one of our anesthesiologists. We also have an intranet discussion forum, a specialist directory, and resources like our Area Leader program and a Medical Advisory Board.