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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - Pittsburgh, PA in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania

VCA Five Points Animal Hospital is searching for an Associate Veterinarian for companion animal care to join our busy practice outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania !

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For over 35 years, our hospital has enjoyed a reputation of excellence in our community where our team is highly respected. We focus on outstanding medicine, compassionate care, and exceptional client education and service. Five Points Animal Hospital is open 7 days a week to better serve our patients and clients. VCA prioritizes the emotional and mental well-being of their associates, so we aim to create an atmosphere that supports our staff while working and offers resources for assistance when they are away from work. We recognize the importance of personal lives balanced with professional lives, so we strive to create work schedules that reflect our dedication to employees. We have good relationships with the local emergency clinics and referral hospitals. Our hospital is located approximately 30 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh. We are also less than two hours from Cleveland’s Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame, a little over 4 hours from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, and 5.5 hours from The Liberty Bell in Philadelphia for fun weekend trips. Our hospital is adjacent to Pittsburgh International Airport, as well as a large shopping community. If you like the rural life, you don’t have to look too far to find luscious farmland. Western Pennsylvania boasts beautiful outdoor recreational activities, including hiking, mountain biking, golfing, and skiing, as well as numerous options for dining, wineries, and other nightlife/social events. Pittsburgh also has top-rated medical facilities for you and your family, affordable cost-of-living.

We are looking for a considerate veterinarian with effective communication skills who enjoys progressive medicine (varied caseload), surgery, dentistry, and the camaraderie of working with others in a private practice setting. We are a busy practice and constantly growing with a large clientele who loves our doctors. Our tenured team likes to have fun while working hard, so a sense of humor is a must. Our staff works cooperatively and our doctors routinely consult with one another. We value the very best associates and invite them to join our team. We have a user-friendly EMR, digital radiography, and dental radiography. Dedicated associate veterinarians can request other equipment with supplemental training. VCA offers an excellent base salary, along with an unlimited earnings with production.

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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)

  • 401k retirement savings plan with company match

  • Health/dental/vision insurance, infertility benefits, gender affirmation services

  • Paid parental, vacation and sick leave

Professional Development

  • 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

Additional Benefits

  • 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

If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs.

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