Associate Veterinarians - Santa Paula & Ventura California
Ohana Pet Hospital
Location: Ventura, California
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
2 openings available.
Internal Number: Ohana Pet Hospital
Ohana Pet Hospital is searching for Associate Veterinarians to join our teams in Ventura and Santa Paula.
We are looking for experienced veterinarians to join our amazing 11 doctor team. We are an AAHA accredited, progressive companion animal general practice that focuses on training and developing our teams’ individual needs. We have a wonderful team of friendly, compassionate doctors and staff. Our mission is "To provide compassionate care for our Ohana – our Family,” which includes our patients, clients, teammates, animal rescue partners, vendors, community, and environment. This is reflected in our culture of a family feel with both staff and clients.
General medicine and surgery for dogs and cats
Urgent care (same day appointments and emergencies)
Dentistry (with digital dental x-ray)
Limited exotics medicine (reptiles, rabbits, pocket pets)
Rehabilitation medicine, acupuncture, and holistic medicine
Affordable beach town with nice clientele and laid-back vibe
3 pillars: client education, supporting rescues, and being eco-friendly
Full-time doctors work 3-4 shifts per week
Require availability to work on Saturdays (not all Saturdays)
General Practitioners are expected to provide medical and surgical care for dogs and cats but ultrasound and exotics are a plus
Urgent Care Practitioners receive mainly same-day appointments (dogs and cats) along with emergency cases and ability to competently perform surgery on non-complicated emergency cases such as gastrointestinal foreign bodies, urethral obstruction, abscess, and laceration repairs
Have 2-5 years of general practice and/or emergency receiving experience
In addition to high-quality medicine and surgical skills, we are looking for doctors with excellent client communication and customer service skills as well as a dedication to teaching staff
Have a passion for animals and helping people
We highly value compassion, empathy..... and humor!
We require a valid California veterinary license and ability to obtain a DEA license
Compensation and Benefits:
Compensation is base plus production DOE
Exciting bonus program / relocation assistance
Generous annual PTO with rollover
Medical, dental, and vision plans (with HSA option)
Paid parental leave/ bonding time
Annual CE allowance with days off to attend
Professional development assistance
Paid professional membership dues/licensing
Active mentorship, coaching, and wellness programs
AVMA PLIT coverage
Personal pet discounts
Investment in your interests (park passes, charity donation, etc.)
Join our family at Ohana Pet Hospital and become a part of our commitment to providing exceptional veterinary care in southern California.
APPLY TODAY to contribute your skills and passion to our mission of promoting the health and well-being of pets in our community.
Ventura is a beautiful beach town located in sunny Southern California, about an hour north of Los Angeles and just south of Santa Barbara and the Central Coast. It has a lively art and food scene with many amazing restaurants and craft breweries and wineries. In addition, it is also an amazing place for outdoor enthusiasts with a variety of both land and sea adventures such as surfing, kayaking, sailing, whale watching, diving, hiking, climbing, and cycling.
Ventura location: 4547 Telephone Road
Santa Paula location: 957 Faulkner Road
Both locations are open Monday-Friday 8am-6pm and Saturdays 8am-5pm. Closed on Sundays.