We are seeking an associate veterinarian with enthusiasm, positivity and the desire to never stop learning. We are also seeking to do things differently in the veterinary world and offer true work life balance, professional development and a supportive work environment. If this sounds like the change you are looking for, we encourage you to apply to Sage Pet Hospital - a locally and privately owned veterinary hospital located outside of Hendersonville in Laurel Park, NC.
At Sage Pet Hospital, we are more than just a veterinary practice – we're a compassionate community committed to providing exceptional care to our pet companions. Specializing in small animal general practice and urgent care, we blend cutting-edge medical techniques with holistic approaches to ensure the best outcomes for our patients. Our state-of-the-art equipment empowers us to deliver the latest advancements in veterinary medicine, including advanced dentistry, laser therapy, ultrasound, digital x-ray, and more.
What sets us apart is our unwavering dedication to fostering a supportive and nurturing environment for both our clients and our exceptional staff. We believe that when our staff finds joy and fulfillment in their work, it translates to better care for our patients. Our team members are encouraged to explore their passions and interests within the field of veterinary medicine, allowing for continuous growth and learning.
What We Offer:
Competitive salary with profit sharing bonus
Paid Time Off and Holidays
Work/Life Balance with flexible scheduling
Employee Assistance Program (mental health and legal support)
Health care benefits reimbursement
Continuing education opportunities
401k with a 4% match
Generous pet care discount
Join us in our mission to make a positive difference in the lives of pets and their families. If you're an enthusiastic and compassionate veterinary professional looking for a fulfilling career, apply now to be a part of the Sage Pet Hospital family. Together, we're redefining veterinary care and nurturing both pets and the people who love th
Other Qualifications and Skills:
Knowledge of basic veterinary preventive medicine and current recommendations for wellness care
Ability to efficiently assess sick cases and recommend appropriate diagnostics and treatment
Competent with basic and routine surgical procedures such as spays, neuters, gastropexies and mass removals
Ideally, is also comfortable with advanced soft tissue surgeries such as intestinal, bladder and more complex mass removals. However, we are happy to provide surgical mentorship to a motivated and enthusiastic candidate
Dental extraction and oral surgery experience is preferred. We will provide mentorship to the right candidate if needed.
Is a team player and supportive and respectful to all staff
An effective communicator with the ability to diffuse conflict and maintain calm under pressure
Has enthusiasm and a positive attitude and is excited to practice high quality medicine, seeks answers and knowledge with difficult cases and is always wanting to expand their skill set and knowledge base
Has interests and passions within veterinary medicine that set them apart, such as exotics, acupuncture, behavior, etc. We are excited to support and foster these areas of development
Licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the state of North Carolina
Current DEA License
1 yr experience in small animal medicine
Hours and Scheduling
We are currently closed weekends and holidays, however this candidate would be expected to work until 8pm at least 1 week night.
We can be very flexible with our scheduling and can offer a 3 or 4 day work week
We are looking for a candidate who will work a minimum of 30hrs per week, however, we never ask employees to work over 40hrs (most full time employees average 32-36hrs) and we protect lunch breaks and time away from work to encourage a healthy work life balance