Predominant equine position at a mixed animal practice in south Texas. The practice is located 1 hour south of San Antonio and 1 hour north of Corpus Christi.
We started on this path 6 years ago to expand the equine portion of our practice into a full time position. While it has grown a great deal, it is not quite there yet. Some days are strictly equine, others need to be filled in with small animal, cattle, or exotics.
The facility has recently undergone a 1million dollar renovation and addition and is now 7000 sq feet plus a 5000 square foot barn attached. There are indoor equine treatment areas as well as recovery and surgery rooms. There is a state of the art small animal surgery room including full monitoring equipment, anesth machines with ventilators, anesthetic techs for every procedure, and full power equipment for othopedics
7:30-6:00 M-F with 1/2 day off per week or full day every other week, your choice. Alternating sat am, rotating emergency duty. No emergencies after 10:00pm. Average 3.5 calls/week. One 3 day weekend per month
So, like many jobs advertised, it is a great facility/staff, and we feel excellent clients. But there are many jobs like that out there. We differ in that we strive to be the very best practitioners we can be, we encourage and pay for advanced training, and want you to develop into one of the best. But, we are equally committed to family/personal time when you are off. We don't intend to expand hours, nor the amount of emergencies we do.
Hunting, Fishing, Ocean, and close proximity to major cities. Major industries are moving into the area within 50 miles.
Our clinic culture is to be relaxed and have fun, yet strive to excesl
We are close to the coast, so weather is far milder than further inland