Banfield Pet Hospital

Veterinarian Mobile Unit

3+ months agoVancouver, WA

A Day in The Life of a Banfield Associate Veterinarian
As a Banfield Associate Veterinarian, it's less about the job description, and more about the opportunity to contribute your unique skills and expertise to your team while developing your veterinary career. Banfield Associate DVMs support our hospitals and the communities we serve by:

  • Partner with the Veterinary Technician Mobile or Veterinary Assistant Mobile to manage the mobile unit as role models and champions of the brand to provide consistent high quality care and exceptional service to the most pets and clients and to maximize efficiency, productivity and profitability.
  • Establish trust and gain the confidence and compliance of clients through effectively delivering appropriate preventive care, performing complete diagnostic workups, developing thorough treatment plans, communicating home care instructions, and planning follow-up visits.
  • Assimilate information gathered through effective history taking, physical examination and diagnostic workup to arrive at an appropriate and effective clinical decision.
  • Effectively communicate diagnosis and treatment plan to veterinary medical team and client.
  • Practice veterinary medicine in a manner compliant with the State Veterinary Practice Act, Federal and/or State Controlled Substance laws and Banfield Code of Ethics, along with appropriate medical record documentation.
  • Partner with field and hospital leadership to design a career development plan which may include medical, surgical, communication and leadership skills.
  • Practice evidence-based medicine and preventive care when data or guidelines exist, using sound judgment when they do not.
  • May be responsible to act as Radiation Safety Officer for primary hospital as defined by the hospital's Radiation Binder.
  • Practice evidence-based medicine and preventive care when data or guidelines exist, using sound judgment when they do not.
  • Perform all basic surgeries with appropriate anesthesia, monitoring and pain management.
  • Educate clients to improve their level of knowledge about veterinary care and husbandry.
  • Charge for services rendered and products/prescriptions dispensed.
  • Othher job duties as assigned.
  • Context and scope;
  • The mobile clinic will visit central locations (retirement communities, office complexes, retail locations, etc.) to provide veterinary care.
  • The Doctor Veterinarian Mobile will partner with the Veterinary Technician/Veterinary Assistant Mobile to ensure proper medical supplies are on hand to perform duties needed during daily operation.
  • Knowledge and Responsibilities:
  • Experience: 2 years clinical experience
  • Required: Valid drivers license and comfort opperating a 26 foot vehicle
  • Prefered: Experience opperating in a mobile veterinary unit
Commitment Beyond Qualifications
Aside from our minimum educational, license, experience, and skill-set requirements, we aim to hire and develop Associate Veterinarians who share in our passionate dedication to the advancement of veterinary medicine - across our practice, and throughout the industry.

Like all associates, we look to our DVMs to uniquely exemplify our Five Principles - Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency, and Freedom. As much as we value on-paper qualifications, we actively seek out DVMs who want to combine their skills with our Principles to be part of something bigger. At Banfield, we take pride in hiring passionate Associate Veterinarians who are:
  • Dedicated to providing compassionate, high-quality veterinary care for the wellness of pets
  • Able to adopt and positively impact new veterinary protocols and recommendations
  • Devoted to the philosophy of long-term pet health through preventive care
Caring for Those Who Care: Benefits for Banfield Associate Veterinarians
We believe in rewarding those who provide compassionate pet health care with a genuine approach to personal wellness and professional development. Because of our extensive network and support structure, Banfield offers wide array of benefits and programs that help you take care of yourself and your family as care for pets and their owners.

Personal Health, Savings, and Wellness Benefits
All Associate DVMs receive competitive salaries in addition to a number of savings, health, and insurance benefits, ranging from 401k participation to Liability Malpractice insurance. We also encourage you to take full advantage work-life balance benefits and programs including paid vacation that help you maintain a balance of work, play, and rest.

Potential as Big as Your Passion
Whether you are a recent graduate looking to start your career as an Associate Veterinarian, or an experienced DVM looking for a change, a new beginning at Banfield means an open door to explore the next best move in your professional veterinary career. We are committed to helping Associate DVMs grow by providing:
  • Personal development plans designed to help you define and achieve veterinary career goals
  • Practice-paid continuing education opportunities
  • VIN Membership discounts and other Veterinary networking opportunities
  • Opportunities to lend your skills to the communities you serve and live in
A Support Structure That Helps You Thrive
As the world's largest veterinary practice, one of our biggest differentiators is the multi-talented, equally passionate support structure that surrounds our skilled veterinarians.

This network of leadership in the hospital, in the field, and at headquarters offers you the kind of support and resources you need to help you focus on practicing the best veterinary medicine.

Together we are a team, making a real impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine.

Start your Banfield Career as an Associate Veterinarian
Learn more about the impact you can make with a Banfield veterinary career and see how we support the wellness of our people and profession.

View the official job description or if you're ready to make your move, apply today!

Banfield Pet Hospital strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Banfield Pet Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. Banfield Pet Hospital complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every Banfield location.

Job ID: banfield- 003000J7