VCA Amherst Veterinary Hospital is currently seeking a Full-time Associate Veterinarian to join our well established, continuously growing small animal practice! Our hospital's goal is to assemble a veterinary health care team who are committed to providing exceptional client service and veterinary health care.
Our ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic and eager to join a great team! We are seeking a professional individual who is passionate about providing exceptional quality animal care with excellent interpersonal skills. Our hospital has new technology, an in-house laboratory, and equipment. We offer comprehensive services including surgery (orthopedic/soft tissue), preventative & corrective dentistry, Internal Medicine, Chemotherapy along with Intensive Care. Although we've been in practice since 1976, we are always open to new ideas and techniques that can improve the quality of care we provide to our patients. Our team is always willing to learn from each other and grow.
Our practice is five miles north of Lynchburg, VA. Lynchburg has a tradition of outstanding public education and operates one of the top school systems in the state. A city with outstanding cultural, educational, and recreation opportunities, Lynchburg operates 12 parks, 24 playgrounds, eight community centers, an Olympic-size pool, 34 tennis courts, and 26 baseball diamonds. Recreational opportunities include hiking in the Blue Ridge Mountains or on the Appalachian Trail; swimming and boating on Smith Mountain Lake, one of the country's largest human-made bodies of water; skiing at nearby Wintergreen Resort; or taking in a minor-league baseball game at the city managed stadium.
We offer a flexible schedule, no after hour emergencies and competitive salary.
For additional information about our hospital, team, and the surrounding area, please visit us at https://www.facebook.com/AmherstVetHospital/ and https://downtownlynchburg.com/
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
VCA adds value to your compensation package with the following:
Competitive salary plus bonus potential
Medical, Dental & Vision insurance
Generous CE allowance
Opportunity to teach and mentor
Life and Long Term Disability insurance
Professional Liability coverage
Internal Number: R-45159
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®.