Bear Mountain Veterinary Associates is a seven doctor large animal practice with a blossoming equine clientele consisting of ranch, barrel, team roping, and pet companion horses. We are searching for a motivated, hard working, and team oriented large animal veterinarian. Our burgeoning equine caseload consists mainly of general medicine and surgery cases (such as lacerations and colics), castrations, dentals, preventative health, and geriatric medicine. We are predominantly a bovine practice with a focus on reproduction, herd health, and milk quality, but are looking to expand more into the equine field due to the high demand in the geographical area.
California license and USDA accreditation is required. New graduates and experienced veterinarians will be considered. We offer a competitive salary. Benefits include: health insurance, 401K profit sharing, CE reimbursement, professional license and organization dues. We provide a veterinary truck with Bowie veterinary box and all necessary instruments for the job. Cases are worked up in the field only, but we have a simple office for record keeping, rounds and laundry.
Bakersfield is located in the southern San Joaquin Valley, the climate is dry and hot in the summer, with mild temperate winters. It is a great place to work outdoors. The beach, mountains, and Los Angeles are all within a two hour drive. Bakersfield has a small town feel with a big town convenience.