We are seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our team at VCA Smoky Hill Animal Hospital.
VCA Smoky Hill Animal Hospital is a growing 3 doctor practice located in beautiful Aurora, CO surrounded by incredible sights and activities along with being 5 minutes from Cherry Creek State Park. This area offers hundreds of activities in a prime location to either have a night out in the city or trek up into the mountains!
Becoming a part of our team would mean you are joining a group of the most supportive and fun individuals; most of which have been a part of this team for many years! We have frequent team building activities including, escape rooms, paint by numbers, crafts, bowling, etc. to forget the stress of the day to day, while coming back together to get the job done. We go out of our way to make you a part of our family while ensuring you can still be with your own. Work-life-balance is extremely important to us and we do our best to ensure you can have a life inside and outside of work.
We are looking for an exceptional person that displays compassion and excellent communication towards pets, their family, and our team. Compassionately caring for your family as our own is our mission statement that we take to heart. The right veterinarian for our team is someone who possesses the ability to work with our team of amazingly unique and fun personalities, demonstrates a high work ethic, uses superior medical judgement combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to build a loyal client base and heal pets.
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
An innovative, new department focused on associate health and wellbeing, with programs such as company sponsored Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tools, and access to additional mental health resources.
401k retirement savings plan, with matching contributions of 25% of the first 4% of your eligible compensation
Health, dental, vision insurance with HSA/FSA, infertility benefits
Paid parental, vacation, and sick leave
Flexible scheduling for work/life balance
Continuing Education Allowance and Paid Continuing Education Days
WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
Opportunities to mentor with one of the largest providers of private practice internships and residencies in the U.S.
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 and long-term disability insurance
Access to a collaborative network of 6,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists
Compensation negotiable based on credentials and experience, annual salary starting at $80,000 - $100,000
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!
Internal Number: R-48009
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®.