Associate Veterinarian - Colonial Heights, Virginia
VCA Animal Hospitals
Location: Colonial Heights, Virginia
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: R-113883
VCA Animal Care Associates is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to complement our talented team in Colonial Heights, Virginia.
$15K Sign-on Bonus Offered
VCA Animal Care Associates has been serving the Colonial Heights area for decades. We are an AAHA-accredited facility, adhering to the highest standards in veterinary medicine.
Our hospital features updated equipment such as Dental X-Ray, Ultrasound, Digital X-Ray, and in-house lab equipment. Our hospital also houses a boarding and grooming facility to serve our community and their needs best! The team at ACA is made up of highly trained, long-term staff, and we serve a very loyal community of clients and their pets!
Current students or new graduates, apply today!
VCA takes pride in expanding the growth and skill set of new veterinarians. We welcome newly graduated veterinarians (and current veterinary students) to apply to this position where they will receive individualized support with our 6-month mentorship program and a collaborative hospital team environment.
This position is a full-time position with no on-call hours required. Our hospital hours are Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Saturday 7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The local community of Colonial Heights is an exciting place to work! We are located near Fort Lee, which allows us the opportunity to serve our military community. Colonial Heights is rich in history as well as new and fun adventures to be had. The local restaurants and specialty shops are featured as some of the State’s best! We are located only 20 minutes south of Richmond, and it’s only a few hour’s drive for a beach or Mountain View.
Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days
WOOF University – offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
VCA Academy’s Mentorship Program – participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting
Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
100% paid professional liability coverage
100% paid life insurance
100% paid short-term disability insurance
Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists
Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!
The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at vcacareers.com
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.