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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - Part Time - Closter, NJ in Closter, New Jersey

VCA Closter Animal Hospital is seeking a P/T Associate Veterinarian to complement our talented team in Closter, New Jersey.

Closter Animal Hospital is a local neighborhood practice which has been in the Northern Bergen County community for over 80 years and is well known in the area. The practice is a full-service hospital offering radiology, dental, and surgical services, as well as 24/7 emergency assistance. Mobile Ultrasound and mobile orthopedic surgery are also available by appointment, including 24-hour overnight staff for surgeries. The current team members are all long-time employees who have been with the practice for 10+ years.

Closter Animal Hospital is located in scenic Bergen County, which is just to the Northwest of New York City. The town offers an outdoor mall that includes stores, restaurants, and a movie theater. Considered one of the best places to live in NJ, Closter offers residents are rural feel with easy access to NYC, as well as a highly rated school system.

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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, 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