Associate Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at Poulsbo Marina Veterinary Clinic in Poulsbo, Washington.
As a small animal family practice, Poulsbo Marina Veterinary Clinic is committed to personal patient care, superior medical treatment, and client education, serving families and pets in Kitsap County for over 25 years. Our professional doctors and attentive staff offer a full range of services for dog and cat companions, combining compassion with the highest medical standards.
PMVC is seeking a Full Time Associate DVM to join our passionate, fun-loving team.
If you value excellent client and staff education, long-term client relationships, and a compassionate, caring, and fun-loving team, come join us! We are seeking a 3rd DVM that shares our passion for providing exceptional medical care and customer service to our loyal clientele. Our clinic strives to provide the highest standard of care to each patient, while tailoring our plans to suit each client’s needs. We also work regularly with a local humane organization, P.A.W.S., to provide veterinary services to local rescue animals. We place utmost importance on a supportive, respectful, and friendly team atmosphere, and value every member of our staff. This is an opportunity to practice high quality medicine, collaborate with a professional leadership team, and become a part of our small but growing PMVC family. We offer a flexible schedule and a generous compensation and benefits package. Please visit us at: www.poulsbomarinavet.com
Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and empathizing with their concerns, and tailors treatment plans to fit every client’s needs
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 diagnoses, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs
Maintains 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.
Poulsbo Marina Veterinary Clinic
Over 5000 sq ft, 1.5 story free-standing facility with an inviting vaulted and open reception area recently renovated with paint and porcelain tile
Clean and comfortable waiting area including a private section for feline patients, a flat screen TV for client education opportunities, and a fully stocked coffee/snack bar
Four exam rooms designed for flexible function, with computer workstations in each
Complete pharmacy, in-house laboratory (Idexx Catalyst and Lasercyte), twice daily lab pickup, regular access to mobile radiologists and cardiologists
Excellent relationship with nearby specialists for referral, including 24-hr ER, oncologists, ophthalmologists, and surgeons
12 computer work stations running AVIMARK Software, working to become a paper-lite practice.
Large treatment area with two treatment tables and 12 stainless cage bank allows our staff plenty of room to maneuver large dogs
Well-appointed surgery suite with Mindray and Cardell multiparameter monitors including capnography, new anesthesia machines, and heated water blankets. Surgical workspace includes window to treatment area and outdoors.
New, state-of-the-art digital radiology unit and acquiring a digital dental radiography unit
Poulsbo is a thriving community with a small town lifestyle offering many amenities that attract tourists and encourage people to move to this area. Poulsbo’s natural beauty includes several beautiful parks throughout the city, three marinas, panoramic views of Liberty Bay and the Olympic Mountains and incredible recreational opportunities for individuals and families. Poulsbo is well known for its picturesque downtown storefronts embracing its historic Scandinavian culture that include gift shops, delicious bakeries, and unique restaurants. Just a 30 minute ferry ride away from Seattle and all it has to offer, Poulsbo cultivates a strong sense of community through festivals, outdoor activities, and an excellent school system. "Little Norway” is a beautiful and captivating place to visit and wonderful place to put down roots.