VCA Laurelhurst Animal Hospital is looking for a passionate Associate Veterinarian to join their hospital family (new grads welcome with previous experience in vet med preferred). **Signing Bonus Offered!**
We are located on the ever growing east side of Portland, Oregon in a historic neighborhood that deeply cares for their pets. Our AAHA accredited hospital has a strong reputation within the community for providing top tier medicine for over 40 years.Weare a vibrant 6 doctor general practice, choosing to be present for appointments 7 days a week providing care for a large client base through progressive medicine and client education. Our long standing staff fosters an environment of team work, mutual respect, and transparency while sustaining a client centered practice. We hope to choose a candidate that enjoys the eclectic spirit of what Portland and its surrounding Columbia River Valley has to offer, and we provide the work/life balance that one should expect for a long-term career commitment. We do expect to provide an elevated level of medicine for our patients and service toour clients, while reducing our impact on the environment whenever possible. The hospital works as a completely digital practice, and is well equipped to allow for complete in house diagnostics. Recent additions include digital imaging units; for radiology, dentistry and ultrasound. You will be supported by our strong CVT, Technician, and Client Care teams.
There are many reasons why Portland's population is growing, and capturing a solid position in a sought after hospital is truly a rare gem!
In this position you'll use your superior medical judgment combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to build a loyal client base and heal 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:
Innovative NEW program focused on the overall well-being of our Associates
FREE Regional Continuing Education and Online Training Database
Continuing Education Allowance and Paid Continuing Education Days
Flexible Scheduling for work/life balance
Generous Pet Care Discounts
Paid Parental, Vacation, and Sick Leave
401k with Match
Health, Dental, Vision with HSA/FSA
Paid Professional Liability Coverage
Paid Life Insurance, and Short/Long-Term Disability
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.
Internal Number: R-45898
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®.