VCA Mueller Pet Medical Center and Pet Innis seeking an Associate Veterinarianto join our AAHA-accredited, 14-doctor practice in Sacramento, California who has surgical, GP and emergency experience. We value a work-life balance and are open to a flex-schedule for the appropriate candidate. This newly remodeled hospital is open 24 hours per day offering both general practice and emergency care. Our well-equipped hospital has electronic medical records, digital radiography, blood analyzers, and ultrasound. The Sacramento region has an ideal year round climate with numerous recreational options, including hiking, mountain biking, water sports, skiing, wine tasting, and camping. It is only an hour and a half drive from San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, or Napa Valley with all their accompanying activities. Sacramento is a large metropolitan city with a small town feel. There are many world-class restaurants, fun outdoor cafes, and art theaters to visit.
Skills and Qualifications:
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude.
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members.
Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their 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 3,800+ 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 Continuing Education program
Opportunities to give back through strong shelter partnerships and VCA Charities
VCA Mueller adds value to your compensation package with the following:
Competitive salary plus bonus potential
Medical, dental & vision insurance
Generous CE allowance
Life and long term disability insurance
Professional liability coverage
Internal Number: R-33753
About VCA Animal Hospitals
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®.