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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - Clifton, NJ in Clifton, New Jersey

VCA Foster Animal Hospital is seeking a highly experienced Associate Veterinarian and/or Medical Director to complement our talented team in Clifton, New Jersey .

At Foster Animal Hospital we are a family-oriented team with a dedicated and seasoned support team including one CVT, one CVT in training and multiple VAs and CSRs. We have two full time doctors with 20+ years of experience each. We have a spacious hospital with a full parking lot.

We are seeking a full time DVM for wellness appointments, sick care appointments and general practice surgeries, including dentals. Foster Animal Hospital is located in the friendly town of Clifton, close by to many family attractions, including Met Life Stadium and the American Dream entertainment complex. We are located within 15 miles of NYC and one hour of the northern Jersey Shore points. We are easily accessible from the Garden State Parkway, Route 3 and the NJ turnpike (95).

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At VCA we are committed to equity, inclusion, and diversity, and strive to be a place where a talented mix of people want to come, stay, and do their best work.

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

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