VCA Associate Veterinarian in Aurora, Colorado
Company Info: 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®.
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We are seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our team at VCA Smoky Hill Animal Hospital.
VCA Smoky Hill Animal Hospital is located in beautiful Aurora, CO surrounded by incredible sights and activities along with being 5 minutes from Cherry Creek State Park. This area offers hundreds of activities in a prime location to either have a night out in the city or trek up into the mountains!
We are looking for an exceptional person that displays compassion and excellent communication towards pets, their family, and our team. Compassionately caring for your family as our own is our mission statement that we take to heart. The right veterinarian for our team is someone who possesses the ability to work with our team of amazingly unique and fun personalities, demonstrates a high work ethic, uses superior medical judgement combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to build a loyal client base and heal pets.
As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth.
Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are:
• Network of 4,500+ doctors, including more than 600 Specialists.
• Largest provider of Private Practice Internships and Residencies in the U.S.
• WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff.
• Robust Clinical Studies program.
• Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities.
We invest in you!
Innovative NEW program focused on the overall well-being of our Associates
VCA Academy – Mentorship Programs tailored to your interests and career goals
FREE Regional Continuing Education and Online Training Database
Continuing Education Allowance and Paid Continuing Education Days
Flexible Scheduling for work/life balance
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
Paid Parental, Vacation, and Sick Leave
401k with 25% Match – vested after 2 Years
Health, Dental, Vision with HSA/FSA
100% Paid Professional Liability Coverage
100% Paid Life Insurance, and Short/Long-Term Disability
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 employees 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).
VCA began in 1986 as a privately owned company with one animal hospital. Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care. Take a look at our open positions throughout the U.S. and Canada! We’re always looking for top notch talent to join the VCA family!