Our hospital is a 24-hour, fast paced, AAHA-accredited, multi Doctor GP and Emergency practice with a 50+ year presence in the local community. We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated Emergency Veterinarian for our emergency overnight and swing shift positions. At VCA Mueller Pet Medical Center, you will enjoy a beautiful and spacious working environment as well as having access to ultrasound, digital radiology, in-house laboratory equipment and electronic medical records. We value a work-life balance and are open to a flex-schedule for the appropriate candidate. You will enjoy working with an amazing team of dedicated doctors and our rock star support team! The Sacramento region has an ideal year round climate with numerous recreational options, including hiking, mountain biking, water sports, skiing, wine tasting, and camping. It is only an hour and a half drive from San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, or Napa Valley with all their accompanying activities. Sacramento is a large metropolitan city with a small town feel. There are many world-class restaurants, fun outdoor cafes, and numerous art theaters to visit.
An ideal candidate would:
Share our philosophy of offering the best possible medical care for each patient
Be forward-thinking, creative, and eager to make a positive impact
Have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with the team
Practice excellent client communication and customer service
A licensed California Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent
1-3 years of emergency experience preferred
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 3,800+ 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 Continuing Education program
Opportunities to give back through strong shelter partnerships and VCA Charities
VCA Mueller adds value to your compensation package with the following: