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VCA Animal Hospitals Veterinarian, Radiologist, Alta Vista Animal Hospital in Ottawa, Ontario

Veterinarian, Radiologist

Location: Ottawa, ON

Schedule: to be discussed with the qualifying applicant

General Manager: Jason Kill

News: Brand new building with an amazing layout, equipment and space for 2025!! 52,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility which will include a full complement of specialty services, and dedicated diagnostic imaging space with a 3 Tesla MRI, CT and Linac generator.

Alta Vista Animal Hospital in Ottawa, Ontario is welcoming a Board-eligible or Board-certified Veterinary Radiologist (permanent, full-time) to join our team of highly engaged and professional veterinarians.


  • A valid DVM degree or equivalent, enables practice in Canada.

  • Candidates must be board-certified (ACVS) or residency-trained (and eligible to sit for board examination).

  • License in Ontario or eligibility to be licensed with the CVO.

  • Leadership skills combined with a positive team player attitude to enable our teams to flourish.

  • Excellent diagnostic and critical care skills with expertise in ventilation.

  • Exemplary customer service that builds loyalty and trust with your clients.

  • Organizational skills which allow you to stay focused and work under pressure.

  • The drive and ability to help train and mentor interns and technicians.

What VCA Canada Offers

Join our team and you will make a huge difference in the lives of pets and their families!

  • Generous compensation and sign-on bonuses

  • RRSP 5% Employer Group Match Program!

  • VCA Canada Student Loan RRSP Program – Ask us more!

  • Medical Library; 2000+ journals, 600+ textbooks, research and more at your fingertips!

  • Continuing education benefits - we know you love to learn!

  • Career and leadership opportunities

  • Opportunities to continue your career path; medical director, medical advisory board, special projects, and other leadership roles

  • Relocation assistance; Immigration support

  • Licensing, membership dues, and conference fees

  • Referral bonus rewards


We care about your well-being and invest in resources for our associates:

  • Flexible scheduling to support a healthy work-life balance

  • Paid wellness days

  • Paid sick days

  • Paid vacation time

  • Employee assistance program

  • E-tools to assist with meditation, better sleep, exercise, and focus

  • Virtual health care (tele-medicine) offering quick access to quality care

  • Professional liability insurance coverage

  • Opportunities to give back in your community through VCA Canada initiatives

About us: We are a busy and growing multidisciplinary hospital with a 24-hour Emergency Service, General Practice and Ophthalmology. We are located 20 minutes south of the vibrant downtown Ottawa Market. As Canada’s capital, Ottawa is the perfect place to experience some of the country’s best attractions, celebrations, and flavours.

About Ottawa: You can tour iconic Parliament Hill, visit many of the country’s national museums, and take an epic paddle, cruise or skate on the Rideau Canal—a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Around every corner on both the Ontario and Quebec sides of the Ottawa River, lively neighborhoods beckon you with tasty craft beer, fresh local food and unique shopping experiences. Pristine outdoor spaces within the city and in the nearby countryside offer a bounty of activities including cycling, rafting, hiking and skiing. And no matter the season, events like Winterlude, the Canadian Tulip Festival and Bluesfest fill the city with excitement and beauty.

About the hospital: We currently operate out of a 24,500 square foot facility. We have a large referring veterinarian community of over 300 General practice and Emergency hospitals referring a challenging and diverse caseload. We have a great group of veterinarians who support each other and work collaboratively as a team.A full suite of on-site diagnostic imaging includes a Toshiba Aquilion 64 slice CT, .25T Vet MR MRI, Pulsera Fluoroscopy unit, Philips ultrasound and echocardiogram, Karl Storz endoscope and two Sound digital radiograph suites.

In 2025 we will be moving into a two level, 52,000 square foot state of the art facility which will include a full complement of specialty services, dedicated diagnostic imaging space with a 3 Tesla MRI, CT and Linac generator.

Join Us!

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VCA Canada is committed to providing an inclusive and diverse workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. If you require any assistance, please let us know.




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