VCA Sandy Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our tenured DVM team in Sandy, Oregon.
At VCA Sandy, our main goals are to be role models for practicing best medicine, providing exceptional customer service, while offering an open learning and teaching environment between our staff members. We believe that client education is invaluable, which means we focus highly on preventative care. We are even working on Fear Free certification of our entire hospital! Our building is a newer, large facility, with a beautiful rustic exterior and newer equipment, and we have some of the best, most dedicated clients around. Many have been coming here for over 20 years!
We are hiring for full time (preferred) or part time hours, traditionally 4) 10 hour work days, and the possibility of some weekend hours. No late evenings or on-call hours.
Sandy, OR is a beautiful, rural area at the base of Mt. Hood, however we are just 20 minutes east of the Portland metro area (the big city!), only a 2 hour drive to the ocean, and 30 minutes to the mountain, where there's a myriad of ski resorts, forests, and off-roading activities. Our location offers something for everyone. If you enjoy festivals, our Sandy Mountain Days will have you up and dancing, and Oktoberfest provides a huge attraction for beer lovers statewide!
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®.