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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - Norfolk, Virginia in Norfolk, Virginia

VCA Animal Care is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our tenured DVM team in Norfolk, Virginia .

VCA Animal Care is equipped with digital and dental x-ray, ultrasound, cold laser, in-house diagnostic laboratory, and ECG. In addition to our friendly team and fun "toys," we also offer the chance to work with the cutest patients. Our culture is to practice high-quality medicine in a low-stress, teamwork-focused atmosphere. Our hospital is nestled perfectly in Colonial Williamsburg is close to the city, mountains, and beaches, depending on which direction you drive!

Current students or new graduates, apply today!

VCA takes pride in expanding the growth and skill set of new veterinarians. We welcome newly graduated veterinarians (and current veterinary students) to apply to this position where they will receive individualized support with our 6-month mentorship program and a collaborative hospital team environment.

The city of Norfolk is located in the southeastern Hampton Roads region at the mouth of one of the nation's fastest-growing sports. It is situated in the Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News Metropolitan Statistical Area. Find inspiration on the shores. Explore the local flavors. Walk-in history and love our art. Norfolk is a city on the water built on character. Visit Town Point Park, an area right downtown that hosts several festivals and events throughout the year. Granby Street is the main downtown thoroughfare, lined with restaurants and shopping. Ocean View is Norfolk's beach community and features the beautiful beaches on the Chesapeake Bay.

Hospital Website: VCA Animal Care (

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