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VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinarian / Surgical Intern 2023/24 in Hollywood, Florida

Inclusive Dates of Program: 6/26/2023 to 7/5/2024

Employment Information

Salary: $80,000.00

Opportunity to earn additional cash compensation: You will have the opportunity of picking up emergency relief shifts at $100 to $150 per hour.

Benefits: In VCA we know that taking care of the future of veterinary medicine starts with taking care of you and that is why we offer you the following benefits to help with your physical, mental, and financial wellbeing:

Physical Health:

-Comprehensive medical, dental and vision insurance with HSA/FSA

-Paid vacation, sick, and bereavement leave

-100% employer-paid short-term and long-term disability insurance

-Fertility benefits

Mental Health:

-Lyra mental health platform including up to 12 therapy sessions per year, guided self-care, meditation and more

-Life Assistance Program (AAP) that includes among other things, emotional, financial, and legal counseling

-Social worker support (in-person or virtual) for interns

Financial Health:

-Student loan advisory service & refinancing assistance

-401(k) retirement savings plan

-Generous pet care discounts and VIP Programs

-$2,000 Continuing Education Allowance for interns

-One week off (up to 5 working days) for CE or interviewing in addition to vacation

-State license reimbursement in addition to CE funds

-Free VIN membership

-Free subscription to Plumb’s

-Life insurance coverage equal to one year’s salary

Vacation: 5 vacation days (one work week)

5 days for CE or interview time (one work week)

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