Company Info: VCA Inc. owns, operates, and manages the largest network of freestanding veterinary hospitals and veterinary clinical reference laboratories in North America, with over 900 hospitals located in the U.S. states and Canada, and more than 55 clinical laboratories. VCA is also a leading supplier of diagnostic imaging equipment to the veterinary industry, as well as operating a franchisor of premier dog daycare facilities.
We are seeking an Associate Veterinarian for our busy Emergency service, where you will be part of our team of Specialists and work together to provide the best client experience and patient care that northeastern Ohio can offer!
VCA Great Lakes is a progressive 24hr specialty and emergency hospital. Not only will you be partnering with our referring Veterinarians, you will have the opportunity to work in collaboration with our boarded specialists. We currently staff three Internists, three Surgeons, an Oncologist, an Ophthalmologist, a Criticalist, as well as our team of highly skilled ER doctors and technicians. Our new, 15,000 sq. ft. facility consists of eleven exam rooms, three surgical suites, and a spacious treatment area. We have separate GI and respiratory isolation wards, an ICU, feline and step-down ward. Our hospital is well-equipped with all the diagnostic equipment you will need to provide the best medicine for your patients. This includes CT, fluoroscopy, oxygen cages, scopes, ultrasounds, monitors and ventilators, and more.
VCA Great Lakes is located in a beautiful suburb of Cleveland with all the perks and benefits of living close to everything. Cleveland is known for its trendy restaurants, internationally recognized arts community, for its cosmopolitan attitudes, its multiple professional sports team and is becoming increasingly well known for its growing outdoor scene. Over the last several years the city has created the MetroParks Network, an extensive system of nature preserves encompassing over 21,000 acres including over 70 miles of what is known as the Emerald Necklace Trails. It provides more hiking, mountain biking, sledding, fishing, nature trails & centers and skiing than one can do in a lifetime. The city is very affordable enabling purchases of very large homes and a very high quality of life. It also boasts two unmatched health care systems (Cleveland Clinic and Metro Health) which help to create an environment filled with other professionals like yourself. Farmers markets abound, beautiful neighborhoods, like Shaker Heights and Chagrin Falls, with their historical homes, are very accessible and the city's familial neighborhood feel is overwhelming. Without a doubt, Cleveland is a wonderful place to be that you do not want to miss out on!
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.
We offer competitive compensation and great benefits for eligible employees, including medical/dental, generous personal pet care discounts and more!
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!
Physical Demands: Work is generally performed in an office environment. Ability to sit for long periods of time. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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 employees 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).
VCA Great Lakes Veterinary Specialists is a 24-hour emergency/critical care and specialty referral hospital in Warrensville Heights.
Internal Number: R-06554
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®.