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Emergency Veterinarian

Employer
BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital
Location
Kirkland, Washington
Closing date
Jul 22, 2024

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Practice Area
Small Animal
Position Type
Veterinary Internist / Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Veterinary Hospitals / Corporate
Join Our Team in Kirkland, WA: Full-Time Emergency Veterinarian with Up to $100,000 Sign-On Bonus!

BluePearl Pet Hospital is excited to welcome a full-time Emergency Veterinarian to our dynamic team located in Kirkland, WA! Nestled on the shores of Lake Washington, Kirkland offers the perfect blend of natural beauty, urban charm, and career opportunities.

At BluePearl, we take immense pride in delivering outstanding veterinary care with a compassionate heart. Our cutting-edge facility is fully equipped to handle emergency cases, ensuring that every pet receives top-notch care during their most vulnerable moments. We understand the importance of prompt and skillful veterinary care in emergency situations, and our team of dedicated professionals is committed to delivering compassionate care to our patients.

Experience Life at BluePearl:

At BluePearl, we're all about enriching lives through exceptional pet care. We're a team united by a shared passion, knowledge, and talent. Our mission is our daily reality. Founded in 1996 by visionary veterinarians, we've grown to over 100 specialty and emergency hospitals across the country. We're committed to diversity and inclusion, offering a safe space for BIPOC and 2SLGBTQ+ individuals.

Discover BluePearl Kirkland

BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital in Kirkland, formerly known as Seattle Veterinary Specialists, is a 20,000 sq ft hospital staffed by a highly qualified team providing 24/7 emergency veterinary care. Our specialized departments include Surgery, Oncology, Critical Care, Neurology/Neurosurgery, Radiology, Cardiology, and Internal Medicine.

Our Kirkland hospital is equipped with the latest diagnostic and therapeutic capabilities, including digital radiography, ultrasonography, MRI, CT, fluoroscopy, endoscopy, electro-chemotherapy, CO2 LASER, a dedicated intensive care unit, full-service in-house laboratory, and rehabilitation services. We have VTS-certified experts in anesthesia and Emergency and Critical Care, supporting an in-house technician training program.

We proudly support internship and residency programs, fostering a culture of continuous learning and collaborative medicine among all departments to provide comprehensive care to our patients

Explore Our Hospital and Community:

Take a virtual tour of our hospital: https://bluepearlvet.com/hospital/kirkland-wa/

Living in the Seattle Area:

Kirkland, WA, located just 10 miles outside downtown Seattle, is an integral part of the vibrant Seattle metropolitan area.

Seattle, often hailed as the 'Emerald City,' is renowned for its natural beauty, lush green forests, and extensive parkland. Its nickname reflects the city's commitment to preserving its pristine environment. With easy access to Washington's national parks within a two-hour drive, the region offers a wealth of year-round outdoor activities.

In Seattle, you'll find an outstanding culinary scene, particularly famous for its exceptional seafood dishes. The city is celebrated for its diverse cuisine, renowned coffee culture, and abundant green spaces, all easily within reach.

Seattle consistently ranks among the top cities for bicycling, and it remains one of the nation's fittest cities. Sports enthusiasts can cheer for professional football (Seahawks), baseball (Mariners), and hockey (Kraken) teams. The city also boasts a thriving arts and music scene, showcasing a wide spectrum of talent, from underground artists to industry giants.

Why BluePearl?

To transform and lead the industry through innovative quality medicine and care, we understand the importance of continuous learning, and we value your health and well-being. Our full-time associates are provided:
  • Benefits: 401(k) with employer match, Parental Leave plans, Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance plans, Fertility plans, employer-paid STD and LTD; depending on individual elections and utilization of our benefits offerings, the average total value of benefits offered at BluePearl is $30,000.
  • DVM stipend
  • Outstanding technician support. Because we encourage associate growth, you are surrounded by dedicated, experienced team members. Our technicians are leveled by skillset and advance as more skills and experience are gained. We focus on developing our associates into leaders through various programs and workshops. As a member of Mars Veterinary Health, our associates have endless opportunities to advance in his/her career.
  • Mars Veterinary Health and BluePearl are dedicated to making a better world for pets and the people who care for them. We believe that starts with equity, inclusion & diversity, and taking a holistic approach to supporting our 70,000+ Associates' health and wellbeing, particularly combatting inherent mental health challenges faced by veterinary professionals.
    • Regional Social Workers to assist with stress management, mental health awareness, compassion fatigue, burnout, communication, and conflict management skills.
    • LYRA - confidential care for your emotional and mental health, how, when, and where you need it. Access to 12 FREE sessions.
  • *BluePearl Library -access more than 2,000 veterinary and health science journals.
  • *BluePearl Science - participate and learn from ongoing clinical studies at BluePearl.
  • *BluePearl University - our own built-in learning management system that houses resources for system training, continuing education, compliance, and personal development. Learning communities exist for all our training and mentorship programs.
  • *RECOVER CPR certifications - FREE continuing education and Basic and Advanced Life Support certifications are available.
  • BluePearl Pet Care Discounts
  • Additional Discounts including pet supplies, Royal Canin pet food, Mars candy products, cell phone discounts, car discounts.
  • Annual company store allowance.
  • Plumb's Veterinary Drugs - FREE for all Associates.
  • VETgirl - FREE membership.
  • BluePearl Cares! YOU can be part of BluePearl Cares, a 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit, committed to delivering on its mission of making emergency and specialty care accessible for all. Ask us for details!


The Kind of Person We're Excited to Work With:

  • You possess the qualifications: A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or Veterinary Medical Doctor (VMD) degree.
  • You're officially certified: Holding a valid state veterinary license
  • You have an unwavering commitment to emergency care: Self-directed, committed ongoing learner. Must be driven to continuously improve and stay up to date with industry developments and dedicated to upholding the highest standards of quality.
  • You're a pro at solving problems: Your decision-making skills are top-notch. You possess outstanding analytical capacity, attention to detail, and follow through.
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment: You have a knack for multitasking and can skillfully prioritize in high volume environment.
  • If you're already familiar with Google Apps for Work and have experience with Cornerstone Practice Management software, that's a bonus!
  • You are Tech-Savvy: If you're already well-versed in Google Apps for Work and have experience with Cornerstone Practice Management software, consider it an added bonus!


Compensation and Sign-On Bonus:

  • Average Base + Production Compensation Range: $160,000-$250,000
  • Plus, a Sign-On Bonus of up to $100,000
  • No Non-Compete Clause


This position is eligible for production compensation with No Negative Accrual. Production is paid out quarterly.

Pay Range Disclaimer: The compensation range includes average base + production compensation. BluePearl also offers additional ancillary benefits, including, but not limited to, shift differentials and weekend differentials. These ancillary benefits may fluctuate by region and/or hospital. Please discuss specific ancillary benefits with your interviewer.

At BluePearl, we are dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment where every individual is treated with respect and dignity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without discrimination based on factors such as race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, affectional preference, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you require assistance or accommodations during the application process due to a disability, please don't hesitate to reach out. We are more than willing to provide the necessary support, and no applicant will face penalties as a result of making such a request. We are fully committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer, and our workplaces are drug-free.

Join our warm, welcoming, talented, and highly collaborative team and let your passion for pets and best practice veterinary care shine every day!

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