VCA Keizer Veterinary Hospital is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to complement the talented team at our AAHA-accredited, 3-doctor small animal practice in the mid-Willamette Valley, Oregon.
We pride ourselves on quality pet care and exceptional client service. Established in our community for over 40-years, we were the first veterinary hospital in Keizer. Our medical and management teams work well together to provide the best patient and client experience. We have an extraordinary team of leaders and support staff with a great culture, a team-oriented philosophy, and work hard to maintain a fun and positive culture. Monthly meetings and weekly discussions ensure we are providing the most ethical service and are taking care of our team. Since we are such a small practice, we can have a family-like atmosphere and provide plenty of support, growth, and development of our team.
Salem/Keizer is located about 60 miles inland from the Pacific Ocean in the Willamette Valley and nearly halfway between the large cities of Portland and Eugene. This means weather you want to hit the city, have a day at the beach, or go hiking on any number of our nearby mountain trails, you can be anywhere in no more than an hour or less. Salem itself has a fun vibrate downtown area full of restaurants and shopping. It also happens to be home to several beautiful vineyards and lively breweries. There’s a little something for everyone in the Willamette valley
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 & Well-being
Innovative associate health and well-being 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
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®.