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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - West Jordan, UT in West Jordan, Utah

VCA Jordan River Animal Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to complement our talented team in West Jordan, Utah.

Are you looking for a great work-life balance? At VCA, we can offer that to you. VCA Jordan River Animal Hospital is located just south of Salt Lake City, UT. We offer high quality medicine to both new and long -standing clients with varying degrees of preventative, medical, and emergency cases. The hospital is equipped with digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound, and much more. We have a completely modern facility with eight exam rooms and a welcoming lobby, along with a full complement of support staff daily.

West Jordan is a rapidly growing suburb of Salt Lake City and offers some of the best outdoor living in the United States. Our location provides access to great city parks, with national monuments within an hour drive, along with skiing, hiking, and mountain access within a 20-30 minute drive. Downtown offers diverse dining, art, culture, music and yearly festivals. Salt Lake is a warm, friendly and clean city.

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We’re taking a technology enabled, innovative approach to primary care. We support our DVMs with Virtual Scribes to help write their medical records! (watch video: )

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, Fidelity 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