Family Pet Clinic of North Richland Hills is seeking an Associate DVM to join our team!
Howdy! The Family Pet Clinic of North Richland Hills is an AAHA-accredited hospital located 12 miles north of Fort Worth, Texas. Our team displays an unrivaled commitment to our clients through continuing education, technological advances in veterinary medicine and service, and most importantly, administering compassionate care to all pets entrusted to us. We offer advanced and progressive medical and surgical services to a wide variety of animal species from dogs and cats to birds and snakes and everything in between. If you are seeking a fun, professional and supportive place to work with adequate time off to enjoy local interests and hobbies, then come check us out.
Newly remodeled hospital features 7 exam rooms and updated facilities
Paperless practice with remote access
Large surgical suite with 2 surgical tables and 2 surgical monitors
Two wet prep tables with 2 surgical monitors
Advanced dental services provided
CO2 Surgical Laser
In house Idexx CBC, blood chemistry and electrolytes, Abaxis PT/PTT
Referral laboratory for blood work, cytologies, histopathologies and more
Large exotic animal clientele base
Isolation room for contagious disease control
Boarding and grooming services provided
Plenty of nearby referral and emergency hospitals
About the area:
We are located 12 miles north of Fort Worth Texas, Where the West Begins! The City of Cowboys and Culture welcomes visitors from around the world to experience the great American West and rich arts and culinary treasures. Fort Worth offers the No. 1 downtown in America and is located minutes from AT&T Stadium and DFW International Airport. Located conveniently near NASCAR racing, the Fort Worth Stockyards, Sundance Square, the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo, Will Rogers Coliseum, and world-class museums. There is a plethora of Texas lakes and outdoor recreational areas nearby. Cost of living is lower than average. Fort Worth has been described as “A friendly, vibrant city with a wonderful mix of culture, food and neighborhoods. The economy is very good based on stability and innovation.”
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.
Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns
Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs.
Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols.
Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine.
Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Works collaboratively with hospital team members.
Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
Manages time and tasks appropriately.
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.