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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - San Francisco, California in San Francisco, California

VCA All Pets Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to complement our talented team in San Francisco, California.

Sign-on Bonus up to $75k with a two-year+ commitment for doctors with 2+ years of experience!

Join us as at VCA All Pets Animal Hospital and you’ll quickly discover that you’ll be well-supported by world-class medicine, technology, facilities and a talented team of Associates. You’ll apply your passion and empathy with the ability to focus on our clients and patients, building strong relationships. With VCA’s network of 1,000 hometown hospitals, you can work at the top of your license, exploring different treatment methods and career paths for a dynamic and fulfilling lifelong career. You’ll have the freedom and support to do your best work with a team you can count on to support you. As a willing mentor, you’re passionate about continuous learning and nurturing the potential of new talent. At VCA, the future of veterinary medicine is in our hands.

We have been serving cats, dogs, and exotic pets in San Francisco, California, since 1968. Our goal is to promote the highest standards in veterinary medicine providing our clients with the very best in medicine, preventative care, surgery, dental care, emergency, complete diagnostics, and everything needed to keep pets happy and healthy. We are an AAHA-accredited hospital and are working towards our Fear Free Certification.

We’re looking for a full-time doctor, and schedule includes approximately 4 days a week (Mon-Fri) with a rotating shortened day on Saturday. We’re open from 7am-7pm on weekdays and 8am-6pm on Saturdays.

Located in beautiful San Francisco, CA, our hospital is commutable with public transportation from the East Bay with Bart and Muni stations within just a few blocks.

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Compensation is negotiable based on education, experience, and other relevant credentials. The annual salary range for this position is $200k-$250k. This position may also be eligible for other variable pay programs.

Taking care of the future of veterinary medicine starts with taking care of our associates! As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

Benefits, Health & Well-Being

  • Innovative associate health and well-being department (Headspace app subscriptions, Fidelity financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources).

  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match.

  • Medical/dental/vision insurance, infertility benefits, gender affirmation services.

  • Paid parental, vacation, and sick leave.

  • Student loan services to help with assessment and refinancing.

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.

About VCA

VCA is a leader in veterinary care and is committed to taking care of the future of veterinary medicine. With a network of 1,000 animal hospitals, we impact pets, people and our communities by delivering world-class medicine with hometown care to over 4.5 million pets annually.

Trusted and empowered, our 35,000 Associates collaborate and unleash their unique power to achieve the best outcomes. With access to endless resources, we continuously learn and share knowledge to build fulfilling careers, push our profession forward and make a lasting impact on our shared future.

The future of veterinary medicine is in our hands.

VCA is part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, working towards A Better World for Pets™. Learn more at or find us on social media.

If you are a current associate, you will need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Jobs Hub app or search for Browse 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