A competitive base salary + production bonus paid monthly. Above salary includes bonus.
DVM or equivalent
3 openings available.
24/7 Emergency Start-up - OPENING FEBRUARY 2023
Who we are:
Have you ever wished you would have gotten in on the ground floor? Wanted to make a real difference in an organization's culture and workflow? Be a part of the start of something big? This is the unique opportunity Beacon can provide you. Join us today and help develop St. Petersburg’s only 24/7 Pet Emergency Hospital.
Beacon Emergency Veterinary Hospital is the only locally owned and operated 24/7 ER facility, located in the heart of beautiful St. Petersburg, FL. In an increasingly corporate landscape, we aim to provide an experience we’d want for ourselves and for our community. Beacon aims to have an employee centric workplace that truly values the people that make us great! We hire talented individuals whose number one priority is the comfort and health of pets and the families that love them. By valuing and supporting our team first, our people can focus on being their best selves.
About St. Petersburg:
Located on the west coast of Florida and known as the “Sunshine City”, St. Petersburg averages 361 days of sunshine per year and is considered one of the crown jewels of beautiful Tampa Bay. St. Petersburg is consistently ranked as one of the country's most pet friendly cities. Live where others vacation and enjoy a great work life balance for you and your furry friend. From a vibrant and diverse downtown to our award winning white sand beaches, St. Petersburg has something to offer everyone on two feet or four!
What we’re seeking:
We are looking for veterinarians with a love of emergency medicine to join our startup team. The perfect candidate will have a strong proficiency in emergency procedures and medicine, capable of stabilization of the critically ill and preferable comfort with emergency surgical procedures. We are seeking collaborative individuals eager to continually grow and perfect their craft.
Beacon is set to open in February of 2023 and will be the only 24/7 emergency facility in St. Petersburg. We are eager to serve our community and anticipate a high case load from inception. We are interested in emergency veterinarians capable of staying calm under pressure, able to handle a high volume of emergency patients and serve as a leader to the veterinary team while on shift. Ideally candidates will have a minimum of 1 year of emergency experience and feel confident as an emergency practitioner.
Full time doctors work 11-13 shifts per month with flexible scheduling to ensure an optimal work-life balance. Our hospital is 24/7/365 and veterinarians require flexibility to work days, nights, weekends and holidays.
Benefits include: Eligible full-time employees have access to a comprehensive benefits package including:
* A competitive base salary and production bonus paid monthly * 401(k) * Paid vacation time * Scrub / uniform allowance * Paid parental leave * Pet care discounts * Continuing education allowance + travel assistance + PTO for CE * Paid Licensing and Liability coverage (PLIT) * Paid professional membership dues
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
If you’re looking to join an exciting start up and provide emergent pet care in the beautiful St. Petersburg area, APPLY TODAY!
Find us on Indeed: https://www.indeed.com/job/emergency-veterinarian-344f76cabd428fb1
Our Website: https://beaconer.vet/careers/
Essential Job Requirements: -Must have a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine and ability to practice within the United States -Have a Florida Veterinary License that is in good standing
Physical Requirements: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job is physically active and requires frequent bending. It also requires routine lifting and restraining of animals in excess of 50 pounds.
Beacon was born to fill the need for emergent 24/7 pet care in St. Petersburg, Florida. In an increasingly corporate landscape, we are proud to be locally owned and operated. Our mission is to provide an employee centric workplace that truly values the team that makes us great. We focus on hiring talented professionals and providing a workplace where they can truly shine. We know that if we serve and care for our people, they’ll be able to fulfill our vision of providing emergent care and comfort to pets and the families that love them.
If these ideals match your current professional needs and goals, please apply – we can’t wait to meet you!