We are a 4 doctor, 100% equine ambulatory practice located in Orange County, CA. This is a well-established company with an owner that has been in practice for 34 years. The other associates have been with the company for 4, 5, and 11 years respectively.
We are currently seeking a full-time associate to help provide routine and emergency care. Our practice covers all aspects of internal medicine, preventative care, sports medicine, dentistry, and geriatric medicine (we do not provide reproductive services at this time). We offer expanded services as well. The backgrounds and qualifications of our veterinarians include: an associate that has completed a Residency in Large Animal Internal Medicine, one that completed a Fellowship in Equine Ultrasound, an FEI Certified veterinarian and doctors with experience in Acupuncture and Chiropractic medicine.
We work with all equine training disciplines (mainly hunter/jumper with a small percentage of dressage, eventing, and western) as well as pleasure and trail horses.
Our compensation package is salary plus commission.
In addition, our practice will also provide:
A work vehicle (includes maintenance, fuel, supplies)
A cell phone
A laptop computer
Health insurance options
Allowance for Continuing Education
Liability insurance, DEA license fee, AVMA dues
A profit-sharing pension plan
Additional assigned equipment (includes a lactometer, SAA reader, power dental equipment, digital radiography, ultrasound, shockwave, 1 and 3-meter endoscopy, IRAP, and PRP)
New associate expectations:
Availability to work Monday-Friday with 2 on-call nights per week and 1 on-call weekend every 4-6 weeks (Friday-Sunday).
After one year of employment you may have the option of a 4-day work week and an extra day off following your weekend on-call.
Must be a friendly, hardworking, motivated individual who is enthusiastic, has good communication skills, ethics and integrity.
Working in an affluent area allows us to provide exceptional care and services to our clients and patients and we strive on administering the highest standard. We have excellent relationships with several referral hospitals in our area to provide advanced imaging and surgical care when needed.
We are a collaborative practice with an emphasis on a team environment and approach. In order to ensure quality care and associate confidence, we provide mentorship to all new team members. We have group rounds every other week to discuss cases and are also available to help each other whenever needed. Our practice also believes in having a balanced life. We love our jobs but understand the importance of family, friends, and time off for ourselves.
Orange County is a beautiful place to live, work, play, and raise a family. We have unbelievable weather year-round, beaches, culture, and easy access to the mountains, as well.
The job requires a currently issued US veterinary license and at least 1 to 2 years practice experience. Applicants must also have or be eligible to have a DEA license. The practice will pay for the license but the applicant must be eligible to have one.
About Equine Medical Associates Inc.
We are an Equine only ambulatory practice located in Southern CA and have been in the area since 1987. Most of our patients are english performance and show horses but we also take care of western pleasure and personal horses. The practice has one owner and three associates and we are looking for a fourth associate. Our associate doctors have been with the practice for between 4 and 11 years. We truly have a great group. One of our doctors is Board Certified in Equine Medicine, another is an FEI veterinarian and another has completed a Fellowship in Equine Ultrasound and two of our doctors are experienced in acupuncture and or chiropractic medicine. The practice is located about 20 minutes from the beach and about 1 hour from the mountains. We are a busy practice but we also know our quality of life is important.