VCA Decatur Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to complement our talented team in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Sign-on/Retention Bonus up to $25k Available!
VCA Decatur Animal Hospital is an AAHA-accredited full service veterinary hospital that has been caring for the pets in the North West Las Vegas community for over 20 years. Our doctors have over 40 years of combined experience and are backed by our amazing technicians and support staff. We believe that prevention is the best medicine and offer alternatives to pet owners for the best care of our patients. Our licensed doctors treat dogs, cats, turtles, pocket pets, and small birds. Our practice works together to integrate exceptional medical care to our patients. Our services include physical exams, vaccines, acupuncture, Chinese herbs, spay, neuter, pet dental care, surgeries, hospitalization, digital x-ray, ultrasound, and laboratory testing.
Your pet's health and well-being is very important to us and we will take every step to give your pet the best possible care. We are proud of the culture within our hospital and the long-term relationships we have built with our clients. Additionally, our hospital works with police and casino canines. We love serving this community of pets and believe you will feel the same way as a part of our collaborative and supportive team! This position offers the ability to expand your career into leadership as a Medical Director, assisting in driving our hospital’s mission forward.
VCA Decatur Animal Hospital is located minutes away from all the Las Vegas strip has to offer. With access to nearby Lake Mead, Hoover Dam, and Red Rock Canyon, this area provides beautiful trails for hiking and biking. Access to renowned golf courses, fine dining, arts district, shopping, sporting events, and more - this area has something for everyone!
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®.