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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - Staten Island, NY in Staten Island, New York

VCA South Shore Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to complement our talented team in Staten Island, New York.

Our hospital is equipped with :

  • O2 cage with climate control

  • A defibrillator

  • Portable ultrasound

  • Digital radiographs

  • Digital dental radiographs

Our surgery suite makes our hospital very unique! There are 2 procedure rooms with surgical preparation outside of the rooms. We have a well-ventilated isolation room, adjustable exam room tables, large spacious waiting room and parking available. We offer wellness plans for every age as well as home delivery for prescriptions and foods through our hospital. Our team are uniquely talented individuals that are energetic, supportive, and family oriented. Individuals that are looking to grow further in veterinary medicine. We accept pre-vet students and have rotating externships for future LVTs.

We are searching for a full time or part time veterinarian. Relief veterinarians are always welcomed.

In our community we are located in the heart of New Dorp in Staten Island. We are close to shopping malls, restaurants, the beach and transportation such as the SIRR and MTA buses. There are different grade schools surrounding us. There are 3 diverse bridges to commute through as well as the Staten Island Ferry to travel to our area.

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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.

At VCA we are committed to equity, inclusion, and diversity, and strive to be a place where a talented mix of people want to come, stay, and do their best work.

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 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