Part Time or Full Time - Any experience level considered
Canine, Feline, Exotic/Avian
DVM or equivalent
At Chastain Veterinary Medical Group, we are excited to add a few motivated and caring Associate Veterinarians (DVMs) to our North Texas veterinary medical leadership team. If you’re a TX-licensed veterinarian who is passionate about small animal and exotic pet care and you’re looking to join an animal hospital that values your ideas, communicates clear expectations, and provides mentorship, schedule flexibility, great benefits, and top tier pay, then we encourage you to apply today.
Over the years we have worked with about 18 associate veterinarians and their average duration of employment is almost 4 years each. So, let’s get started!
Your New Associate Veterinarian Job Duties
In this dynamic Associate Veterinarian position, you will work with a diverse range of clients, precious pets, and our hospital management team to diagnose, treat and prevent an array of companion animal diseases and illnesses, all in accordance with veterinary medical ethics. The majority of your clinical work involves delivering safe and suitable treatments for well-loved household dogs and cats. If you would like to strengthen your background in non-traditional pet medicine, we offer hands-on training/mentorship as well as paid CE opportunities to learn to learn more about exotics too!
On any given workday, you may complete any or all of these important tasks:
You work independently and collaboratively with a team to provide best-in-class customer service and superior patient healthcare.
You’re an advocate for prevention and improvement of the human animal bond and you share relevant research that helps our team constantly provide modern, sound, and evidence-based medical care.
You offer helpful advice and demonstrate a patient, comforting, and empathetic bedside manner during difficult and emotional appointments.
You examine pets, perform diagnostics, give pet owners home-care instructions, useful medications, and follow up visitation plans so that every patient we tend to, can have an in improvement their quality of life.
You administer vaccines and prescribe necessary pharmaceuticals to prevent common zoonotic and animal diseases.
You perform spays and neuters, remove masses, oversee or perform oral surgeries and dental cleanings, and perform other surgical procedures as needed.
Relevant Skills, Traits, and Certifications
You are licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the state of Texas, and you’ve earned a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (DVM), or equivalent, from an accredited institution.
You're a good problem solver, you have a can-do spirit, and you’re a solid communicator.
You’re committed to providing excellent customer service and quality pet care with a positive attitude.
You have reliable transportation to and from work and you can work part-time or full-time hours.
Our Veterinarians Top 10 Reasons They Love Working Here
We work as a team but do not micromanage.
Your work helps Texas pet owners provide quality animal care and maintain safe and healthy family homes.
Our door is always open, and we practice honest and transparent communication with each other.
We celebrate individual and collective success and we reward outstanding work in meaningful ways.
We support healthy living, encourage work / life balance, and give you plenty of paid time off (PTO).
We offer sign-on bonuses, relocation assistance, student debt relief and above-industry-average pay.
We offer generous benefit and wellness packages, and we offer flexible work arrangements.
Both practices are AAHA accredited and we operate as AAHA-certified mentorship practices.
We employ doctors with distinct areas of expertise, encourage continuous learning and upskilling, and provide paid time off to pursue professional development opportunities.
We maintain an inclusive and friendly work environment that is inviting, unified, and fun.
Bonus: We change with you as your life changes. We offer maternity/paternity/bereavement leave. We understand this part of life and we’re there with you.
Apply Now – North Texas Animals Need You!
We look forward to hearing from Associate Veterinarians that have values that align with ours. Apply by sending your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Chastain Veterinary Medical Group | Dallas, TX | McKinney, TX | Equal Employment Opportunity
At Chastain Veterinary Medical Group, our cohesive team provides the finest health care for pets, education for their families, and an encouraging, inclusive work environment for our people. For the last two decades, we’ve focused on hiring diverse talent, building intelligent teams, and fostering a supportive culture where Equal Employment Opportunities thrive, and discrimination and harassment are not tolerated. If you’d like to practice quality veterinary medicine with us, we encourage you to apply now and visit us in person at our Dallas or McKinney practices. For more information about the practice, pets, and passion here at Chastain: http://chastainvets.info/
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice veterinary medicine in the state of Texas.
Licensure in good standing to handle and prescribe controlled substances in the state of Texas.
Professional comportment and appearance.
Excellent interpersonal communication skills .
Friendly, upbeat demeanor.
A willingness to go the extra mile for clients and their pets.
A commitment to practicing small animal veterinary medicine at the highest levels.
Residency with reasonable driving distance of the practice.
Good behavioral and organizational fit with existing company culture.
Additional Salary Information: We reward all of our veterinarians with a competitive, production based salary, with an initial guaranteed minimum level. For purposes of illustration, the average tenure of an associate veterinarian with us is almost 4 years. The median salary of the last five veterinarians that have worked with us was about $94K, with a range of 74K to 130+, ( including part time veterinarians).
About Chastain Veterinary Medical Group
The Chastain Veterinary Medical Group is a group of small animal veterinarians in general practice in two locations in the north Texas area.
For about 20 years now we've been providing advanced veterinary care mixed with old-fashioned compassion for pets in the North Dallas area of Texas. The veterinarians and staff of the Chastain Veterinary Medical Group are committed to keeping pets happy and healthy through preventive care, genuine concern, and high quality medicine.
We at the Chastain Veterinary Medical Group feel it is our duty to provide the quality veterinary health care that our pets need, the warmth and gentleness that our pets want, and the understanding and flexibility that a family must have whilst looking after their pet.