Our Team Members Lakewood Pet Vet is part of our rapidly growing, small animal private practice located in sunny Southern California. With 19 DVMs practicing at our group of three animal hospitals, on-call board-certified internists and orthopedists, and the support of over 85 technical staff and client care representatives, we ensure that both our patients, and their owners, receive the best care available.
With our well-established client base, Veterinarians with 2 or more years of experience will have the opportunity to see a wide variety of cases and continue to build their expertise.
You’ll have the freedom that a private practice offers to practice medicine the way you want, while having the backing of experienced DVM colleagues as you pursue professional growth.
In addition, we have made a significant investment in our team members so you can focus on delivering the highest quality medicine. Our RVTs, Vet Assistants, Doctor’s Assistants, and Pharmacy Technicians are dedicated to our mission of providing excellent patient outcomes.
Our Hospital • New 6600 sq. ft. state of the art clinics, with 8 exam rooms, 2 surgery suites, ICU, isolation, radiology, doctors’ and administrative offices • Digital full-body radiography and dental radiography • In-house lab with Idexx Catalyst, SnapPro, Abaxis PTPTT, and CBC machines • Full suite of dental equipment • Cold laser, ultrasound, and endoscopy • In-house and online pharmacy • Paperless records management supported by an upgraded IT network infrastructure
Our Benefits • Competitive salary based on experience • Monthly production pay that’s above the industry average • Flexible 4-day work week • Generous PTO • Annual allowance for CE • Paid dues and licensing fees for AVMA, DEA, and VMB • Professional liability insurance • Covered Health Insurance • 401k with company match • Personal pet discounts
Your Skills and Qualifications • A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university • Valid license to practice in California, prior to start date • Commitment to practicing medicine in accordance with CA VMB standards and veterinary medical ethics • Exemplary behavior in all matters of hospital leadership • Delivering timely, comprehensive medical care to patients • Partnering with clients to advocate for the long-term wellness of their pets and developing treatment plans to achieve lifelong health • Dedication to Our Mission and Core Values
Contact Joan Carlson, HR Manager, at 562-367-0028 for more information.
Lakewood Pet Vet is a small animal general practice focused on going above and beyond for our clients as if they are part of our family. As a service to the community, we are open extended hours to help serve our clients better. We are veterinarian owned and operated. Our hospital culture is based on building a caring, supportive and cohesive team with the goal of growing and improving daily.