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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - San Antonio, TX in San Antonio, Texas

VCA Henderson Pass Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our well-established, 2-doctor small animal practice in northeast San Antonio, Texas

Current students or new graduates, apply today! .

We have been serving the local community for more than 25 years! We practice high quality medicine and have a loyal clientele.

Accolades: #1 America’s Friendliest Cities, #8 America’s Cities of the Future and Best City in Texas – Forbes, #23 Best Places to Live in USA, Top 25 Best Foodie Cities in America, and Top 10 Cool Cities for Millennials to Love.

We are looking for a doctor who puts the patients and clients first, practices quality medicine and be a part of a work family who is dedicated to making this world a better place for pets. In this position you'll use your superior medical judgment combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to build a loyal client base and heal pets. As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth.

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 & Wellness

  • An innovative, new department focused on associate health and wellbeing, with programs such as company sponsored Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tools, and access to additional mental health resources.

  • 401k retirement savings plan, with matching contributions of 25% of the first 4% of your eligible compensation

  • Health, dental, vision insurance with HSA/FSA

  • Paid parental leave with 100% pay

  • Generous vacation and sick leave

  • Flexible scheduling for work/life balance

  • Fertility Benefits

Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Allowance and Paid Continuing Education Days

  • WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff

  • Opportunities to mentor with one of the largest providers of private practice internships and residencies in the U.S.

  • Opportunities to participate in a robust clinical studies program

  • Formal Mentorship Program for new graduates.

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 and long-term disability insurance

  • Access to a collaborative network of 6,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists

  • Relocation Assistance

  • Hospital Outings

  • Employee VIP Programs and MARS Employee Discounts

We welcome new grads!

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