Matanzas River Animal Hospital is searching for a full time associate veterinarian to become the third vet in our rapidly growing privately owned hospital.We are a general practice hospital that has been at the same location for 23 years with a large base of clients growing daily.We recently completed a new 5600 sq ft state of the art facility and have moved to a completely paperless practice.
Our facility features a large treatment area with separate ICU which is visible through glass from the treatment area. The ICU has a Snyder O2 & temp controlled ICU unit and warmed cages. The surgery room has adjacent Pack/Prep area, 2 tables and it’s own A/C system. Oxygen and scavenging outlets are located throughout Surgery, Treatment, ICU, Dentistry, and Radiology. We offer Digital Radiography, Digital dental radiography, Ultrasound, Full service in-house lab equipped with IDEXX ProCyte DX, Catalyst, Digital Cytology, U/A Analyzer and SediVue, and Snap Readers. We have a knowledgeable and skilled support staff. Our client waiting areas are open and inviting for both canine and feline patients with 4 large exam rooms.
We refer emergencies during non business hours to a local emergency clinic in St. Augustine and there are several specialty practices which are available for medical and surgical referrals. The University of Florida Veterinary College is 90 minutes away in Gainesville.
Veterinarians here work a four day work week and every other Saturday half day. We pay competitive salaries and offer a CE stipend. We pay for State Licensure, DEA registration and Malpractice insurance (AVMA-PLIT). We provide flexible benefits. Applicants must have Florida Licensure and Federal Accreditation.
St. Augustine is the nations oldest city. Restoration of the old city spans from primitive buildings from the 1500’s to Luxury Hotels which served the wealthy industrialists in the late 1800’s to the tourists of today.The beaches are great for relaxing, surfing, sailing or fishing.Want to take a stroll at sunset and watch the rocket launch.Our beaches offer fantastic views without the crowds.There are many protected wildlife areas to be explored along with hiking and biking trails.The St Johns County public school system is consistently rated as one of the best in Florida.Just a short distance away additional cultural events occur in nearby Jacksonville including AA baseball or cruise down to Orlando for Disney or Universal Studios.
Matanzas River Animal Hospital is a full service veterinary facility able to address the needs of Sick and Emergency cases as well as routine medical, surgical and dental care. Our new facility is comfortable and calm. We have state of the art Laboratory, Imaging, Intensive care, and Monitoring capabilities here to meet all your pet's needs. Our veterinarians have years of experience treating serious diseases, chronic conditions, and routine wellness care.