Full time associate veterinarian needed for busy small animal practice in Murray, Kentucky. Our mission at Veterinary Medical Center is to provide quality care in a friendly and compassionate environment. We strive to create and maintain close relationships with our clients, their families, and their pets. We are looking for a warm and outgoing new team member. Excellent medical and surgical skills are of course important, but we also put a high priority on people skills: compassion, communication, and cooperation. Our practice sees primarily canine and feline patients, with an occasional pocket pet. We provide complete medical, dental, and surgical services, including in-house IDEXX diagnostics and digital radiography. We are open Monday-Friday from 8-5 and on Saturday from 8-12. We strive to create a balance between work and family, so that we all have time to enjoy life and avoid burnout. Success is many things to many people. We are looking for an associate veterinarian who can do their "job" well, but who can also "live their life" well.
Additional Salary Information: We offer a competitive base salary and a great benefit package, which includes health insurance, Simple IRA, life insurance, generous CE allowance, DEA and KY State license fees, AVMA/KVMA dues, liability insurance, and a pet care discount (at cost).
New graduates are welcome to apply!
About Veterinary Medical Center LLC
Veterinary Medical Center is a busy, small animal hospital established in Murray, Kentucky in 1991 by Jeannine Buchanan DVM. We provide quality medical, surgical, and dental services, and strive to create a warm, friendly atmosphere. In the past three decades, we have enjoyed caring for our clients' pets, their children's pets, and even their grandchildren's pets. Of the ten staff members we currently employee, some have been with us since the practice opened. It has been a pleasure for them to be a part of these family's lives through the generations. VMC also continually employs students enrolled in the Murray State University pre-veterinary and animal health technology programs. Murray is a fast growing town in western Kentucky. We are about 45 minutes from Paducah, and two hours from Nashville, Tennessee. We are located just minutes from beautiful Kentucky Lake and Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area with lots of fishing, boating, hunting, camping, and hiking opportunities. Murray is a wholesome town with top-rated schools, perfect for raising a family.