Maplewood Veterinary Center is seeking to add full-time DVMs to accommodate our growing practice in Bettendorf, IA, on the mighty Mississippi River. We are a full-service small animal general practice providing comprehensive daytime care to the “Quad Cities” communities of Iowa. We believe in the “treat others as you would like to be treated” philosophy and recognize the significance of the human-animal bond along with its value in our community.
Our motto is…“You pet. We vet.” Our goal is to add as much life to the lives of both the pets and their owners.
Why join us?
Enjoying life and having personal time is important. We want you to finish off each day feeling great about the work you’ve accomplished and be able to shift gears to enjoy your personal time and offer plenty of work/life balance. NO WEEKENDS, after-hours, or on-call. Open to full-time or part-time candidates, as we understand everyone’s needs are different!
2:1 Tech to Doctor ratio - we provide our Associate’s ample talented support with a well-staffed reception team and two or more Tech/Assistants per doctor.
We are progressive in the world of veterinary medicine is advancing ever so fast, and we stay on top of the changes with regular continuing education. Our team values a client-education-centered approach that focuses on engagement.
Staff appreciation is important to us. Take advantage of the fun & joys in life, love your time at work, have ample time for yourself, and enjoy fun team morale outings such as baseball games, hockey games, and cookouts, as they are important to morale and bonding. We want you to enjoy coming to work!
Our beautiful state-of-the-art modern facility (2020 newly constructed clinic) that’s fully equipped with all the bells & whistles you could ever imagine!
Technology: Our practice uses the latest technology - we’re a paperless practice with a cloud-based PIMS (Pulse) and use a client communication app (Vetsource).
We offer a wide array of services, including preventative care/VIP wellness plans, internal medicine, diagnostics, dentistry, soft tissue surgery (routine & advanced), and orthopedic surgery (CCL, patellar luxation, fracture repair).
Mentorship is available, and we encourage all experience levels to apply! It’s important for us to fulfill the medical interests of our Associates or to address a patient’s particularly unique medical needs optimally.
Of course, financial stability is vital. We offer competitive wages that range depending on hours worked (PT vs FT) as well as benefits and additional perks that include:
Competitive base salary + production
$50,000 sign-on & retention bonuses
Annual CE allowance + dedicated CE days and in addition, we cover your dues, license fees, and AVMA PLIT
Medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents
100% paid short-term disability
Health & wellbeing benefits
PTO (up to 3 weeks, negotiable)
401(k) match (3.5%)
Guardian voluntary benefits
About Bettendorf, Iowa:
Located on the Mississippi River, Bettendorf is a medium-sized city of approximately 39k people, the 3rd largest of the Iowa “Quad Cities” metropolitan area encompassing a total of roughly 474k and located about halfway between Des Moines and Chicago. A pastoral suburb, Bettendorf is considered one of the best places to live in Iowa, boasting a mix of public and private schools. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy camping, trail hiking, cycling, and golf: culture enthusiasts will enjoy museums, dining experiences, and sunset riverboat cruises. Take in a hockey game with the Quad City Storm, meet our minor league baseball team, the Quad City River Bandits, or cheer on our Indoor Football League team, the Quad City Steam wheelers, not to mention a health split of Iowa, Iowa State, and University of Illinois fanbases.
We are so proud of our practice and would love to tell you more about our community-based approach to veterinary care.
Veterinary Practice Partners (VPP) is a trusted business partner to veterinarians. We co-own practices in partnership with veterinarians, and work relentlessly to grow and manage each practice, while retaining its unique identity and culture. VPP’s family of practices has enjoyed industry-leading growth and profitability improvements. Our team has deep experience in driving sustained, above-average revenue growth, cultivating exceptional practice staff, and overseeing back-office operations, including marketing, finance, accounting and human resources. Veterinarians partner with us because we enable them to focus on delivering high-quality patient care and foster lasting relationships with pet owners, while remaining owners in the practices they have committed a lifetime to building.