Small Animal and Exotic Veterinary practice is looking to hire a full time new associate veterinarian. Companion Animal Hospital is geared toward diagnostic medicine and surgery, along with dentistry and preventive medicine. We are located in Brownsville, Texas which is 25 miles from South Padre Island.

The ideal candidate would be an individual with good diagnostic and surgical skills. An individual who is self-motivated, has a strong work ethic, and possesses good people skills. New and recent graduates are welcomed to apply for the position.

The compensation package would be commensurate with the level of experience of the individual. New graduates are paid on the pro-sal system. An example is listed below:

1) NEW GRADUATE COMPENSATION
An individual’s compensation would range from $80,000 to $90,000 including compensation package for insurance and licensing fees. Contingent on the individual’s surgical and diagnostic skills.

2) INSURANCE AND DUES
The company, CAH, shall provide a compensation package totaling $5000.00 to include AVMA health insurance, AVMA malpractice insurance, DEA license, Veterinary license, continuing education, and AVMA/TVMA dues.

3) VACATION AND PERSONAL DAYS
a. Employee is entitled to 14 vacation or personal days
b. Employee is entitled to an additional 4 days for continuing education.

4) MOVING EXPENSE
A moving expense of $500.00 will be allotted to the new employee.

5) EMERGENCIES
Employee will share emergency call with 1 veterinarian. (May see an average of 2-3/month of CAH clientele only). Employee will be paid at the rate of $145.60 for the Veterinary service fee. After 6 months the employee will receive 40% of the Veterinary services rendered.

5) RECENT GRADUATES
a. COMPENSATION
Employee entitled to 20-23% of monthly production on paid veterinary services and inventory items, excluding dog food, boarding services, and services performed by a technician unless direct supervision is required by the veterinarian.

b. INSURANCE AND DUES
Employee is entitled to $1,500.00-$5,000.00 for Veterinary licenses and dues depending upon the employee’s monthly percentage on production.

NOTE: Our recent graduates have been compensated an average salary of $80,000.00 – $90,000.00 per year.

Companion Animal Hospital is also offering externships with housing and a stipend included.

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