Lafayette Veterinary Care Center, located in Lafayette, Louisiana is looking for an Associate Veterinarian to join our team.
Lafayette Veterinary Care Center is a 10 doctor, small animal practice located in Lafayette, Louisiana (approx. 3 hours west of New Orleans). We are currently looking for a forward thinking Associate Veterinarian to practice general and emergency medicine in our 24-hour practice. Our State-of-the-Art, full service, Veterinary Hospital and Pet Resort is equipped with modern technology and offers the best opportunity for growth in the field. This and our highly skilled and team oriented support staff will enable you to offer our patients and clients the highest quality of care.
We believe that mentor-ship is key to a successful career and look forward to sharing our experience and expertise with you through ongoing collaboration. Our practice also offers opportunities for advancement and ownership with future growth.
At this time, we’re specifically looking forward to staffing full time for evenings including a weekend rotation. However, with growth, our needs, and schedule, this will continue to evolve. These shifts tend to be our busiest and offer the most balance of in-patient, out-patient and surgical care for seasoned veterinarians or new graduates,
Mentoring and collaboration with senior veterinary staff
Dedicated and long term technical staff to help provide a high quality of care
Onsite Blood Bank
Digital Dental Radiology
Avimark Practice Management Software
Dedicated Staff with low turnover to help practice a high standard of medicine
Vacation, sick/personal time
Group Health Insurance Plan with employer contribution
We are located in the heart of Louisiana’s Cajun and Creole country; this area has strong ties to French culture. Our community has a laissez-faire attitude with plenty of delicious food, a diverse music scene, and every type of festival you can think of. Located blocks away from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette you can catch a game on your weekends in the city or visit the more rural areas of “Sportsman’s Paradise” for hunting and fishing year round.
Our Why: For the love of animals and the people who love them.
Our Mission: To improve the comfort and well-being of pets by providing progressive and compassionate care. We develop a community of animal hospitals and pet resorts that share knowledge to achieve sustainable growth.
Our Values: We value teamwork, integrity, service excellence, innovation and goal orientation.