VCA Animal Care Hospital located in Minneapolis, MN is looking for an Associate Veterinarian who enjoys practicing advanced medicine with a cohesive, tenured team.
VCA Animal Care Hospital is honored to be a 40+ year established small animal practice with a loyal customer base and a Google Review Rating of 4.7/5 stars! We are proud to be AAHA accredited. We have a collaborative and well-trained team of Veterinarians and Support staff. We have state-of-the-art equipment including ultrasound, electrocautery, digital radiology, dentistry and EMR. We focus on low stress and fear free approach to patient care. Our staff is compassionate and focused on the highest care, quality medicine and client/patient experience. We have a strong culture and love what we do every day, with a strong focus on work/life balance.
Full time schedule of 30-40 hours per week with 10-hour shifts. One full day off during the week and a rotating half day on Saturdays. No Sunday or "on-call" hours.
We are located in Richfield MN. Richfield is a small suburb of Southeast Minneapolis and is conveniently close to all major highways. The Airport, Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge Education/Visitor Center (14,000-acres!) and The Mall of America are located just 10 minutes away. There are many lakes (with some favorite fishing spots) and recreational areas with access to numerous local shops, restaurants, and breweries within a 10-mile radius. The area has very low crime, many parks and a great library and community center. Richfield is very family friendly, has great schools and affordable housing. Local Farmers Market, Dog Parks, Food Co-Ops, Woodlake Nature Center and Veteran's Park are within 3 miles of the hospital! The state of 10,000 lakes provides an abundance of activities and sporting events year-round.
As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:
Health & Wellness
Innovative associate health and wellbeing department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)
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
Internal Number: R-47072
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®.