Lien Animal Clinic is seeking a part-time associate veterinarian to join our progressive companion animal hospital in West Seattle, Washington. Our client oriented practice emphasizes compassionate care and high-quality medicine and surgery. We encourage in depth diagnostic work ups and consultation with specialists. The practice has state of the art equipment including digital radiography, in house lab equipment, digital dental radiography, therapy laser, chemotherapy hood, surgical laser, ultrasound and electronic medical records. While most of our patients are cats and dogs, we also see some small furry mammals. Our supportive staff includes licensed technicians who induce anesthesia, take radiographs, draw blood, perform in house lab work, and perform patient treatments so that the doctors can focus on diagnosing and treating patients. All appointments are scheduled with a specific doctor to encourage strong doctor-client relationships. The clinic’s core values are compassion, respect, integrity, quality, teamwork, education, patient advocacy, and enjoyment. We consider these to be guiding principles and attempt to incorporate them in all we do at the clinic. We place a high importance on communication and collaboration between doctors and staff and strive for a positive, caring atmosphere where everyone can do their best work.
The work schedule for this position would include most weekends and Mondays. There would be the opportunity to pick up additional shifts several times a month when other DVM’s were gone.
Excellent communication skills and a desire to practice high quality medicine and surgery required. A good sense of humor and positive outlook on life preferred.
Additional Salary Information: The position offers a generous salary based on level of experience. Benefits include paid vacation, continuing education, license fees and professional dues, and liability coverage.
About Lien Animal Clinic
Lien Animal Clinic has been serving the West Seattle community since 1951 and is home to 8 veterinarians and more than 30 support staff. As a family owned and operated hospital, we can say with pride that our family’s passion is caring for pets! We are open seven days a week with full hospital services including coordinating cases with area veterinary specialists.
Our vision for Lien Animal Clinic is to protect and nurture the human-animal bond by:
· Providing progressive, thorough, and thoughtful medical and surgical care while serving as our patients' advocates.
· Striving to work within client constraints and focusing on providing exceptional, empathetic customer service and education.
· Embracing change in a way that rewards innovation and applauds learning.
· Cultivating a positive impact on the global community.
· Incorporating our core values into our day to day practice life.
· Empowering each other with trust and respect in an open, fun, and family oriented environment.