VCA Merrimac Animal Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our tenured DVM team in Williamsburg, Virginia.
As a general practice facility that offers urgent care services, VCA Merrimac Animal Hospital is well established within the community. It is fortunate to have many positive referral relationships within the local veterinary community. AAHA-accreditation and Fear-Free certified compassionate staff are just a few hallmarks of the exceptional standards of care VCA Merrimac continuously upholds. Our practice is equipped with digital and dental x-ray, ultrasound, cold laser, in-hours diagnostic laboratory, oxygen chamber, and ECG.
Current students or new graduates, apply today!
VCA takes pride in expanding the growth and skill set of new veterinarians. We welcome newly graduated veterinarians (and current veterinary students) to apply to this position where they will receive individualized support with our 6-month mentorship program and a collaborative hospital team environment.
VCA Merrimac’s location is nestled within The Historic Triangle. It is minutes from many historical sites, from museums and Revolutionary War battlefields to entire villages dedicated to the reenactment of life during our country’s founding. With Busch Gardens 3 miles away and a seemingly never-ending supply of excellent restaurants and family activities nearby, the bustling town of Williamsburg lends plenty to do for people of all ages.
Williamsburg-James City County school district is within the top 30% of Virginia school districts, and the famous College of William and Mary is within minutes of the hospital, meaning a comprehensive, well-rounded education is easily accessible to all families in the area.
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
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
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
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.