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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - Syracuse, NY area in Cazenovia, New York

VCA Cazenovia Animal Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our team in Cazenovia, New York.

Have you always wanted to play in the same area where you work? Joining the veterinary team at VCA Cazenovia Animal Hospital will afford you this opportunity along with many others. Located in the lakeside community of Cazenovia, voted #2 in America’s Coolest Small Towns, there is a variety of local activities for outdoor enthusiasts, history buffs, or sports fans. VCA Cazenovia Animal Hospital was established in 1958 and has been an important part of the community since its beginning. This great relationship with the community has multi- generational families bringing their pets to us where we provide compassionate, professional medical care.

We are a general practice preforming both preventive and wellness care, along with soft tissue surgery and dentistry. We have knowledgeable and well trained licensed technicians and veterinary assistants to support our doctors along with in-house and reference laboratories, digital radiology, digital dental radiology, and laser therapy. A nearby comprehensive 24-hour emergency hospital attends our after-hour emergencies, allowing our doctors the personal time they need for a positive work-life balance. Cornell Veterinary College is a 45 minute drive and a variety of local veterinary specialists provides referral options for the most progressive treatment of our patients.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about their profession and bring that enthusiasm and knowledge to share with our team.

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, Fidelity 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

Compensation is negotiable based on education, experience, and other relevant credentials. The annual salary range for this position is $90K - $120K. This position may also be eligible for other variable pay programs.

If you are a current associate, you will need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Jobs Hub app or search for Browse 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