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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - Denver, CO in Denver, Colorado

VCA Southeast Area Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our tenured team in Denver, Colorado .

Current students or new graduates, apply today!

We are an AAHA-accredited hospital, so you can have confidence in the level of medical care offered here. Not only do we have a boarded Surgeon, Cardiologist, and Radiologist regularly providing in-house services, but there are also at least five, 24-hour specialty hospitals within a 15-mile radius. Our facility provides access to digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound, in-house chemistry and CBC, and more!

Our well-established support staff allows doctors to focus on diagnosis and treatment, surgery, medical records, and client relationships. We have 3 certified Technicians, and some of our team members have been with the practice for 25 years!

VCA Southeast Area Animal Hospital offers flexible scheduling, four 10-hour shifts per week or five 8-hour shift per week. We are closed overnight, Sundays, and holidays with NO on-call! Our entire team deeply values work-life balance. We would love for you to join our practice! New grads welcome to apply!

Our hospital provides amazing mountain views and ample opportunities to enjoy the ski slopes, parks, local breweries, restaurants, and summer festivals! An easy drive to downtown Denver, this area has it all!

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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

Compensation negotiable based on credentials and experience; annual salary starting at $100,000 - $110,000

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