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Southwind Animal Hospital

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Careers

Careers at Southwind Animal Hospital

Our Mission

At Southwind Animal Hospital, our mission is to provide trusted and exceptional veterinary services to the pets and families of Maryville and surrounding communities. Our practice focuses on delivering the highest quality medical care with compassion and a personal touch. Our hospital loves our clients and their pets like family, and we also feel the same way about each other.

Core Values

Teamwork

As individuals we will treat each other with respect, build each other up, and work together to be a dedicated staff that enjoys a productive work environment practicing high quality veterinary medicine. Each team member is valued for their positive contributions to our inclusive environment and demonstrates their appreciation for others.

Education

Each employee commits to continually improving their personal knowledge of veterinary medicine, pet care and compassionate treatment. By sharing their expertise with their peers and clients we will be a progressive veterinary practice that works with pet owners to provide top notch care for our patients.

Communication

Providing accurate and timely information to each other and our clients is key. Listening to the concerns of others and responding openly fosters an environment of understanding.

Integrity

Clients trust our staff to care for their pets ethically and compassionately and this responsibility is held in high regard. Staff members hold each other accountable to a superior standard in regard to patient care and interpersonal interactions.

Excellence

Every individual strives to exceed the needs and expectations of our clients, and entire team by providing professional, consistent, reliable service in our daily actions.

Benefits

Through our experience in veterinary health, our hospital focuses on building a space for doctors, staff, and pet parents to feel encouraged, empowered, and proud. Our focus is wellness care & prevention, which begins with education. Preventive healthcare enables us to provide high-quality care and promote a long, rewarding relationship between pet owners and their companions. We believe in fostering a community culture that empowers our staff to make the right decisions, feel supported in delivering care, and try fresh approaches to daily tasks. We aim to surprise and delight our clients, and that starts with building an incredible team.

We’re looking for a knowledgeable professional who is gentle with animals, has great communication skills, and is committed to building long-term relationships with our pet parents and community.

We can offer you:

  • Generous uniform allowance
  • Pet benefits
  • Simple IRA matching
  • Paid holidays
  • End of year bonus

Join our team

If this sounds like the place for you, please check our current openings. We’d love to see a cover letter highlighting why you think you’d be a good fit for our practice as well as a full updated resume or CV. Please send all questions and inquiries regarding applications and/or open positions to info@southwindpets.com

“Southwind has been the most wonderful place to pursue my career! This is a hospital filled with some of the most caring and positive people I have met. The doctors care so much about each pet and person that walks through our doors and they display that through the way they practice good medicine and create personal relationships with the clients. It is such a blessing to work in a place that makes me love what I do more and more each day!"

Malorie, Veterinary Assistant

Open Positions

Receptionist WantedLearn More

We are known for our commitment to pets, their families, and to each other! We are searching for a professional and pleasant individual for employment as a veterinary receptionist. Daily tasks will include providing customer service in person, on the phone and on the computer including using our PetDesk App and practice management software, scheduling appointments, processing payments and building relationships with our clients. Previous knowledge of reception duties is beneficial; however, our staff is eager to mentor new employees and no experience is required.

Ideal candidate

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Friendly and compassionate
  • Positive attitude
  • Dedicated team player who thrives in an organized environment
  • A passion for wellness care & disease prevention
  • Ability to have a flexible schedule, and sometimes work weekends and holidays
  • Skilled at upholding exceptional customer service while multitasking

Our offer

  • Competitive pay
  • Generous uniform allowance
  • Employee pet discount
  • Simple IRA matching
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • End of year bonus
  • Career growth opportunities

Veterinary Technician / Assistant WantedLearn More

We are known for our commitment to pets, their families, and to each other! We are searching for a professional and positive individual for employment as a veterinary technician or assistant. Previous involvement with animal restraint, venipuncture, lab work, radiography, dental procedures and anesthesia monitoring is beneficial; however, our staff is eager to mentor new employees and no experience is required. Our veterinary assistants are trained to the peak of their abilities and are utilized as an integral part of our patient care team.

Ideal candidate

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Friendly and compassionate
  • Positive attitude
  • Dedicated team player who thrives in an organized environment
  • A passion for wellness care & disease prevention
  • Ability to have a flexible schedule, and sometimes work weekends and holidays
  • Skilled at upholding exceptional customer service while multitasking

Our offer

  • Competitive pay
  • Generous uniform allowance
  • Employee pet discount
  • Simple IRA matching
  • Paid membership dues
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • End of year bonus
  • Career growth opportunities

Associate Veterinarian WantedLearn More

We are known for our commitment to pets, their families, and to each other! We are seeking an experienced veterinarian or excellent recent graduate to join us at our state-of-the-art veterinary hospital. As a doctor at Southwind Animal Hospital, you’ll have the freedom to make the best decisions for your clients and their pets, with the support and resources you need to provide exceptional care. With over two decades of clinical experience, our veterinarians are eager to mentor and provide a comprehensive teaching environment for new graduates. We value a positive and collaborative work environment and work constantly to keep our knowledge and skills updated to practice high quality medicine.

Ideal candidate

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Confident in medicine and surgery
  • Dedicated team player who thrives in an organized environment
  • A passion for wellness care & disease prevention

Our Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous uniform allowance
  • Employee pet discount
  • Simple IRA matching
  • Paid membership dues
  • Paid licensure and liability insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • End of year bonus
  • Continuing education allowance
  • Career growth opportunities

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