Urgent Care Veterinarian - Los Angeles, California
VCA Animal Hospitals
Location: Los Angeles, California
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: R-143781
VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital in Los Angeles, California is excited to announce an opening for a hybrid Primary Care/Urgent Care position! Our Primary Care Department is expanding and searching for a motivated veterinarian to expand our urgent care availability.
VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital is an exciting place to work for our general practitioners. Our general practitioners have constant access to nearly every specialty every day of the week to help support the highest quality of medicine. We foster a collaborate environment to support the highest standards of care.
Our wonderful clients are dedicated to pursuing the best recommendations. Because of our numerous readily available specialties and a well-equipped facility, you’ll be able to help nearly any patient presented to you. Spread over 3 floors, we have 9 surgical suites, an interventional radiology catheter lab, dedicated dentistry suites with digital dental radiography, 128-slice Toshiba CT, 1.5T GE MRI, Puritan Bennett 980 mechanical ventilator, CCU Telemetry with remote access, 2 GE Logiq E10 ultrasound machines, 4 point-of-care ultrasound machines, table-top fluoroscopy and C-arm fluoroscopy, Storz endoscopy and laparoscopy equipment, a linear accelerator, and more!
In addition, we are the largest referral center in the greater Los Angeles area and have a strong teaching culture with a large rotating internship, multiple specialty internships, and residency programs in ECC, surgery, and cardiology. With 61 doctors, our services offered include internal medicine, surgery, emergency & critical care, neurology, cardiology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, radiology, dentistry, behavior, general practice, and zoo medicine/surgery.
During your days away from the hospital, you’ll have the entirety of LA and southern California to explore offering endless outdoor activities, amazing restaurants, cultural events, and some of the best weather around! In LA, there’s truly something for everyone.
The competitive candidate will have 2+ years of general practice experience, an interest in urgent care, a strong work ethic, ability to work well in a fast-paced environment, and have a true interest in joining with the VCA West LA team’s passion for serving our community.
Benefits: VCA Animal Hospitals offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including Medical/Dental/Vision insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, pet care discounts, paid vacation, holidays and sick days, health and well-being programs that provide resources and training. Compensation is negotiable based on education, experience, and other relevant credentials. The annual salary range for this position is $145,000 to $180,000. This position may also be eligible for other variable pay programs.
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®.