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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - Kansas City, KS in Kansas City, Kansas

VCA Welborn Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to complement our talented team in Kansas City, Kansas.

Current students or new graduates, apply today!

VCA Welborn Animal Hospital is an AAHA-accredited 4 doctor practice providing small animal medicine, surgery, laser surgery, dentistry, and preventive pet care. We treat canines and felines at our location. All of our hospitals are former private practices that have retained the spirit that made them successful and now also have access to the people and financial resources of a large veterinary community. We have a unique culture in our hospitals that values individual skill and personality and gives you the autonomy to practice high-quality medicine. Whether you are an experienced veterinarian or a new graduate, we provide the mentorship and development you need to grow in your veterinary career.

With close access to Kansas City, MO, you can take in a day of baseball and amazing barbecue, enjoy the city's legacy in jazz at the Historic Jazz District, and explore Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art. We are located minutes from Children's Mercy Park, home of Sporting KC & Kansas Speedway. From historic architecture to exciting shopping, street art, and spirits, the KC area has much to offer!

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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

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