Physicians Assistant - Surgical

Surgical or Non-Surgical Orthopaedic PA: Excellent work-life balance, no call, and will mentor if interested in first assisting

Bakersfield, CA 93301
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David Walker
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(800) 876-0500
Merritt Hawkins

Job Description & Requirements
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This is an opportunity to work with a highly respected leader in the industry. A well-established private practice in California’s Central Valley is looking for a board-certified orthopaedic PA to join the team.

As an integral member of our practice, you’ll enjoy the following:
  • Salary: $125,000+ annual income potential
  • The option of a surgical or non-surgical position
    • Perform initial evaluations, injections, and follow-ups
    • A surgery schedule made up of 99% elective procedures, including state-of-the-art total joint, arthroscopy, and endoscopic carpal tunnel release
  • Option for a traditional Monday–Friday or four-day work week
  • No call
  • An opportunity to be mentored and gain skills in the latest orthopaedic surgical techniques
  • Comprehensive health benefits, relocation expense coverage, signing bonus, malpractice coverage, and CME
Our practice location in California puts you less than two hours from Los Angeles, the Pacific Ocean, the Sierra Mountains, Sequoia National Park, and other world-class attractions.
  • Exciting outdoor recreational activities: beaches, hiking, camping, rafting, cycling, golfing, and snow skiing
  • One of the lowest cost-of-living areas in California, with average home prices three times less than Los Angeles County (U.S. News & World Report)
  • Enjoy a city that is culturally diverse
  • Restaurants, world-class entertainment, two-year college, four-year university, professional hockey team, and outlet shopping
  • U.S. News & World Report ranks California #4 in best states for economy and #11 for healthcare

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.