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Full/Part Time Veterinarian
Veterinarian: $150-$190K, Student debt payments, 3 or 4 days/week

We are looking for a Veterinarian to join our team of funny, talented, forward-thinking, career-minded Veterinary professionals. Professionals who share in the value of work/life balance, being financially rewarded for delivering excellent results, educational opportunities to expand our knowledge, and treating each patient as if it were our own.

Best Pets Veterinary Hospital is a well-managed, full-service, small animal hospital 25 minutes from Boston in Tewksbury, MA. We are independently owned and looking for a progressive professional who wants to contribute new ideas to the practice and optionally buy into the business.

  • Escape corporate environments at our private practice where we deliver job happiness
  • Work directly with our three very experienced DVMs who have a broad range of skills and over 45 years of experience.
  • We have a high Vet tech/DVM ratio of 2.5-1 and a brilliant Practice manager.
  • Our hospital is a spacious facility that is well equipped to handle a wide variety of medical emergency and surgery cases.
  • We are a community-based animal care practice in a friendly neighborhood.

Pay Range

(Salary + incentive) $150,000 – $190,000 plus Sign-On Bonus of $10,000

Job Description

Flexible schedule with 3 or 4 days/week or just work until afternoons. We offer no on-call or emergency duties, and we are closed on major holidays and Sundays. Must be skilled in general medicine, routine surgery, and interest in dentistry a plus. Our practice respects and values our employees’ personal/work balance. Your career will progress with new modalities like progressive pain management, ultrasound, and laser. You will benefit from our membership in the prestigious Veterinary Management Groups (VMG) professional organization.

Hospital Environment

Our practice philosophy focuses on exceptional patient care and does not dictate practice protocol. We do not offer boarding or grooming so that we can focus only on the medical needs of our patients. We offer supportive mentorship opportunities with our highly experienced veterinarians on staff and our in-house orthopedic surgeon and boarded cardiologist support. You will find a high staff to vet ratio and our cohesive staff has an excellent time working together. Our internships have consistently produced numerous future veterinarians and veterinary nurses. You will have fun during our regular team-building events. Our modern technology includes cloud-based and paperless practice software running on tablet technology. Our treatment room is newly renovated and features a mobile lift-table, brand new medical devices: GE ultrasound; digital dental x-ray; digital general x-ray; Tonovet and Idexx lab equipment.

Benefits

You will find our practice uniquely rewarding, including large Student debt payments, Incentive-based pay, 401k plan with matching contributions, Medical benefits (choice of 16 health plans and dental), paid Vacation, Holidays, Vision, Life insurance, Disability, generous Pet care discounts, Continuing education and growth potential. Ask about our signing bonus. We have a team environment that rewards individual commitment.

Requirements

Minimum of one-year experience at a small animal practice, though, will also consider new graduates. Committed to working in our local vicinity. Looking for individuals with good/expanding surgery skills, excellent bedside manners, deep love of animals, and a strongly positive team collaborator.

Please check out our stellar employee reviews on Indeed!

Do not delay; email your resume to contact@bestpetsvet.com.

Full Time Technician

$20 – 25/hr (depending on experience)
$1,000 – $2,000 SIGNING BONUS (depending on experience)

We are looking for a Veterinary Technician/Assistant with some experience to join our team of funny, talented, forward-thinking, career-minded Veterinary professionals. Professionals who share in the value of work/life balance, being financially rewarded for delivering excellent results, educational opportunities to expand our knowledge, and treating each patient as if it were our own.

Best Pets Veterinary Hospital is a successful, full-service, small animal hospital in Tewksbury, MA. Please check out our stellar employee reviews on Indeed!

  • Escape corporate environments at our private practice where we deliver job happiness
  • We are a community-based practice in a friendly neighborhood
  • Our location is accessible to Routes 495, 128, 93, and 3 for an easy commute
  • The fun-loving and growing team you would be joining has been together for years

Job Description

Work with our team of 8 other Techs performing small animal restraint, client education, administering life-saving fluids, drawing blood samples, dental prophylaxis-including digital dental x-ray, care for inpatients, and assisting with surgeries. We enjoy assisting several local rescue organizations with their veterinary needs, offer advanced procedures such as orthopedics and cardiology performed by specialists, which makes us unique.

Hospital Environment

We plan our hybrid in-practice/curbside schedule with planned work breaks. You will be working with the most modern practice software and newly acquired digital dental x-ray, digital general x-ray, ultrasound, and laboratory equipment. We have a lively team environment that rewards individual inventiveness. This is a private independent practice with no corporate influence. We don’t offer boarding or grooming so that we can focus on the medical needs of our patients.

Benefits

You will find our practice uniquely rewarding, including flexible scheduling, competitive pay, 401k plan with matching contributions, all staff receive bonuses of $2,000-$4,000/yr, accelerated paid vacation plan, medical benefits (health, dental & vision plans), life and disability insurance, generous pet care discounts, tuition reimbursement, continuing education and growth potential. We are closed on Sundays and major holidays.

Work Environment

Our team has strong camaraderie; a family feels and truly appreciates their time working together. You will love working alongside our three fantastic veterinarians who will challenge you and provide opportunities to expand your skills. Our practice respects and values our employees’ personal/work balance.

Requirements

At least 1-year experience and/or graduates of veterinary technology college programs preferred. We are looking for individuals with a strong positive attitude and good client communication skills.

Don’t delay; please send your resume and cover letter to us so that we can see if you are the right match! Thank you for your time—email contact@bestpetsvet.com.

Full Time Receptionist
Currently fully staffed.

We take our mission of “Skilled care you can trust” seriously.

Best Pets Veterinary Hospital has been privately owned and operated since 2013. We take our mission of “Skilled care you can trust” seriously. We have 3 very experienced veterinarians with a combined 50+ years of service in veterinary medicine. We are often seeking candidates for all positions to add to our practice. Our location is in Tewksbury, MA with easy access to Routes, 495, 93, 128 & 3 for an easy commute.

We are a full-service hospital open 6 days a week with reasonable hours that values the relationships we have with our clients and the positive working environment that we have with each other. Here at Best Pets, we are part of a close-knit community that supports each other in and out of the hospital. We have an amazing culture and are proud of how that sets us apart from other hospitals. We employ well trained support staff to carry out our doctors’ treatment plans, allowing our veterinarians more time for client communication. We’ll let you do the job you love, and let us help you avoid burnout and compassion fatigue.

We are part of the national veterinary community through our VMG membership and are designated an AAFP Cat Friendly Practice. Our hospital offers an advanced level of medicine including digital radiography (including dentistry), in-house lab and the most modernized cloud-based practice software.

To inquire about working at Best Pets, please send your resume to contact@bestpetsvet.com.

Benefits

  • Student debt repayment
  • 401k plan with 4% matching contributions
  • Medical benefits (choice of 16 health plans)
  • Competitive pay
  • Dental benefits (top rated plan in Mass)
  • Accelerated vacation plan
  • Holidays
  • Long-term Disability insurance
  • Vision
  • Life insurance
  • Generous pet care discounts
  • Continuing education for all employees
  • Consumer discount membership service
We recognize that pets are family too!
​​​​​​​Best Pets Veterinary Hospital serves pets and their owners in the Tewksbury, Wilmington, Billerica, Burlington, North Reading, Reading and Woburn areas. We’ve been serving the community for over 7 years!

Address

2600 Main St.
Tewksbury, MA 01876
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Hours

Monday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Contact

Phone: 978-528-3600
Fax: 978-642-9588
Email: info@bestpetsvet.com
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