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VCA Animal Hospitals Medical Director - San Rafael, CA in San Rafael, California

VCA Animal Wellness Center of Marin in San Rafael, California is seeking a highly experienced Veterinarian to lead our talented team as Medical Director .

Animal Wellness Center of Marin, is a beautiful, newly remodeled clinic with two experienced doctors. Most of our staff have been with the practice for many years creating a strong bond with our patients and clients. We have a close and supportive team that takes pride in our high standard of medicine and quality patient care. Our hospital is fully equipped with digital x-ray, new ultrasound, anesthetic monitoring equipment, an advanced surgery suite, hydraulic dental table with digital dental imaging, and computers in every exam room as well as multiple work stations.

We are looking for an Associate Veterinarian to work full time, four days-a-week. Our clinic is open Monday-Friday 8-6 and Saturday 8-5. Working one Saturday a month will be required. No on-call duties.

We have a collaborative doctor team who continuously encourages growth and furthering knowledge. In addition, our doctors have a direct line of communication and a wealth of support from our Regional Medical Director (DACVIM) and Area Medical Director (DAVDC).

We are in the heart of downtown San Rafael within walking distance of diverse and fine dining, museums, community centers, and a short distance from San Francisco and the bay. San Rafael is surrounded by wonderful communities and excellent schools.

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Compensation is negotiable based on education, experience, and other relevant credentials. The annual salary range for this position is $150K - $180K. 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.

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