Ideal veterinary career with exceptional mentoring and great atmosphere offered at McKean Veterinary Hospital for veterinarian. MVH is a privately-owned full-service companion animal hospital.
We have a beautiful, state of the art building designed by a nationally recognized firm which facilitates the highest level of veterinary care. Our facility is located on 8 acres in McKean, PA located 10 miles south of Erie, PA and gorgeous Lake Erie. The school district in which we are located is one of the best in the state.
We offer a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Our support staff is highly trained and motivated. We strive very hard to create a healthy, positive work environment so that our associates and technicians can practice effectively and continue to develop both personally and professionally. Our work week is very reasonable as we promote a healthy balance between work and play. After hours and weekend emergencies are handled by local emergency hospital.
We encourage new graduates as well as experienced veterinarians to apply. New graduates are supported with salary guarantees for the first six months while they are guided and supported in building practice skills. Typical salary in the first year is 75K to 85K in additional to full benefits, continuing education, subscriptions and dues. Our associates are respected and treated as professionals as they are encouraged to collaborate on cases as well as management practices. New grads can count on consistent and reliable mentorship from owner and colleagues.
Any questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Caroline Scibetta at 814-476-7671
Requirements include DVM or VMD degree or equivalent.
We require a strong work ethic and a desire to practice high quality veterinary medicine and surgery. Good communication skills and a compassionate approach to helping clients and their pets is essential. Good leadership skills are very helpful as well as an ability to work with team members effectively.
Work week is typically 32 to 36 scheduled hours of appointments and surgery. Leaving time for charting, communication and collaboration.
Surgical practice is not required, but is preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Production based salary with guaranteed base for new graduates. Hospital production is excellent. Additional benefits include health insurance, dues, subscriptions and continuing education.
About McKean Veterinary Hospital
McKean Veterinary Hospital is a full service companion animal hospital located in McKean, PA in western PA just a few minutes south of Erie, PA. We are a general practice that offers a very high standard of care. We are located within 2 hours of multiple referral facilities. We are a 4 doctor practice ideally, but in need of one to two full time associates. We staff our hospital with well trained support staff including highly trained assistants and technicians. We have a new, beautiful, state of the art facility with many amenities to practice quality medicine and surgery. Associates have many opportunities, including buy in to ownership. Schedule is extremely reasonable but well compensated for a healthy work-life balance. Excellent morale. Salary and benefits are as good as any larger facility, but personal mentoring is made a priority for new grads. Lots of great things to do in your free time and a great place to raise a family.