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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian in Fairfax, Virginia

VCA University Veterinary Clinic is seeking a P/T Associate Veterinarian who enjoys practicing advanced medicine to join our tenured DVM team in Fairfax, Virginia .

Our hospital has a dedicated dental suite (digital dental capabilities), surgical suite, ultrasound, electronic medical records, and a therapeutic laser. In addition, there are two separate kennel bays and a separate cat room for boarding accommodations.

We are open for appointments Mon-Fri, 8 AM - 6 PM and Saturdays, 8 AM - 3 PM. Sundays we are closed. Schedule details will be based on full-time and part-time needs of both the hospital and new doctor joining the team.

We are located in Fairfax, VA, about 30 minutes from Washington, D.C. and a couple of hours from Shenandoah National Park.

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VCA University Veterinary Clinic

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 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