Laurel Highlands Animal Health (LHAH) in Somerset, PA is looking for a Mixed or Large Animal, and Associate Veterinarian. (2 positions open, Full Time, or Part Time)
Somerset, PA is located in beautiful central PA, located close to skiing, hiking, biking and rafting. LHAH is also only a little over an hour from Pittsburgh, Deep Creek, MD, Morgantown, WV, 2 hours to State College for Penn State fans, and 3 hours from Baltimore and D.C.
LHAH is a private owned Veterinary Practice that believes in serving families and are looking for Veterinarians to join our family to help service are rapidly growing large animal service. Most large animals seen include equine, dairy, beef, small ruminants, pigs, and cervids.
No small animal on call is required and large animal on call is shared between vets with a haul in option, however we are hiring for a small animal only veterinarian also.
Veterinarian responsibilities include:
Examining animals and checking their health status
Diagnosing illnesses and determining the best treatment
Dressing the wounds of injured animals
Ultimately, you’ll act as the point of contact for pet owners, whether it’s to treat illnesses and injuries or to advise on animal nutrition and general care.
1 year work experience as a Veterinarian, Veterinary Technician or Veterinarian Assistant preferred.
Experience conducting various types of surgeries, vaccinations and health checks on large and small animals.
Knowledge of medical equipment (e.g. X-ray machines) and anesthesia procedures.
Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain medical terms and conditions using simple language
Patience and a love for animals
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree
$1500 towards continued education every 2 years
Discounted pet care
•Typically pay is based on experience and ProSal (guaranteed income plus production). Straight salary would be considered. •$95K-$150K •Potential Sign On Bonus
Laurel Highlands Animal Health is a comprehensive veterinary practice servicing farm and companion animals in Somerset, PA and surrounding counties.
We also provide Advanced Reproductive Services to cattle, horses, small ruminants, and whitetail deer such as laparoscopic artificial insemination, and embryo flushing and transferring.