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VCA Animal Hospitals Urgent Care Veterinarian - Wheat Ridge, CO in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

VCA Urgent Care Animal Hospital – Wheat Ridge is seeking a Veterinarian to join our team in Wheat Ridge , CO .

Why Join the Team?

  • An innovative approach to urgent care fully utilizing technology, staffing and thoughtfully designed workflows allowing you to leave work on time and increase your earning potential .

  • Brand new warm and welcoming hospital environment designed for pets and people.

  • Supported by 4-6 associates per DVM including team members dedicated to help with your medical records .

  • Focus on connecting with clients, diagnosing pets, and putting together treatment plans.

  • Work with like-minded colleagues that support a culture of collaboration and mutual respect .

Schedule

We are open from 10am – 8pm, 7 days/week. This position will work 10 hour shifts.

Cases

Same or next day care for common pet concerns such as allergic reactions, diarrhea or vomiting, ear infections, eye issues, fleas/ticks/mites, derm, wounds/lacerations, lethargy, loss of appetite, pain or limping, respiratory disease, toxin ingestion, and urinary issues.

Local Community

Located near the western edge of Denver, Wheat Ridge is a wonderful community with a rich mix of cultural and shopping centers. For any outdoor enthusiasts, Wheat Ridge is also home to more than 20 parks, equestrian trails, and open public space. Bikers and walkers can roll along the Wheat Ridge Greenbelt trail system, and bird-watchers will enjoy the community’s Prospect Park. Located a short 20 minute drive from Denver, there is plenty to do and see!

Salary Range

$130,000 - $165,000 annually. Salary is negotiable based on experience, skills, knowledge, abilities and other relevant credentials. Salary range listed is based on a 40 hour work week. This position may also be eligible for other variable pay programs.

Questions?

Let’s connect! My name is Katie Fultz and I’m the dedicated DVM recruiter for our Urgent Care hospitals. Feel free to reach out to me at anytime! My email is katie.fultz@vca.com

Benefits

As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with 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 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 vcacareers.com

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