Commit to Alaska and we will Commit to Rewarding You!
Receive $50,000 toward STUDENT LOAN REPAYMENTS within 4 years with our Veterinary Incentive Program PLUS $10,000 relocation assistance and more!
Soldotna Animal Hospital in Alaska (Official IDITAROD SLED DOG RACE care provider) is committed to growing our team!
We are looking for an Associate Veterinarian – all experience levels welcome!
We offer both STRONG MENTORSHIP and STEADY CONTINUED EDUCATION.
Soldotna Animal Hospital provides excellence in small animal medicine with a personal approach. We have a family-type atmosphere among our team members. We sincerely care for one another. Because we live in a small town, we often develop strong bonds with our patients and owners. Our facility is spacious, modern, and full of light. Our hospital is the location on the Kenai Peninsula for pre-race ECG’s and bloodwork each February prior to the Iditarod sled dog race. We work diligently to maintain our reputation of excellence in our community.
Compensation projection of $140K PLUS (we pay with a pro-sal model that allows for diligent work ethic to be rewarded consistently)
Signing and retention bonuses upon contract commitment
Relocation Expenses Covered
Full Benefits including health care, dental coverage and a 401K with match
Flexible 4 day a week scheduling and Paid Time Off
Variety of Caseload – we see small animals and the wildlife of Alaska
Annual commitment to Continued Education (time and cost coverage)
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
4 doctor progressive small animal practice
Beautiful facility with an open lobby complete with cozy fireplace and abundant windows
Well-equipped in-house laboratory with new Idexx suite of equipment
Imaging services include high frequency X-ray machine with Sound Eklin DR digital X-ray
Digital dental X-ray system and fully equipped dental capabilities
Small animal ultrasound unit
Endoscopy equipment (rigid and flexible scopes)
Companion Therapy Laser
Tonopen for intraocular pressure measurements
Up to date computer system with AVImark software
Large open treatment area with full-lighted wet and dry workstations
Low staff turnover… our doctors and team members tend to stay with us for a long time. Come and join us!
About Soldotna, AK
Soldotna is located in the heart of the Kenai Peninsula, Alaska’s playground. The opportunities for outdoor activities are unending. Our fishing is world class in rivers and streams, lakes and Cook Inlet. Canoeing, hiking, hunting, biking, geocaching, birding, gold panning, Nordic skiing, skijoring, snow machining… we have it all! Recreation is a priority for Alaskans. Our community is fortunate to have a progressive growing medical community featuring Central Peninsula Hospital. We have excellent public schools and available support for home schoolers.
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran
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