VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital is excited to announce an opening for an Emergency Veterinarian to join our team of 5 Emergency Doctors, 5 Criticalists, 3 ECC Residents, and our veterinary social worker! The open shift is a swing shift 3 days/week that rotates on a monthly basis.
VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital is an exciting place to work. We are the largest referral center in the greater Los Angeles area and have a strong teaching culture with a large rotating internship, multiple specialty internships, and residency programs in ECC, surgery, and cardiology. With 61 doctors, our services offered include internal medicine, surgery, emergency & critical care, neurology, cardiology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, radiology, dentistry, behavior, general practice, zoo medicine/surgery, and rehabilitation/integrative medicine.
We have a fast-paced emergency room with a diverse caseload that is guaranteed to keep you on your toes! Because of our numerous readily available specialties and a well-equipped facility, you'll be able to help nearly any patient presented to you. Spread over 3 floors, we have 9 surgical suites, an interventional radiology catheter lab, 128-slice Toshiba CT, 1.5T GE MRI, Puritan Bennett 980 mechanical ventilator, CCU Telemetry with remote access, 2 GE Logiq E10 ultrasound machines, 4 point-of-care ultrasound machines, table-top fluoroscopy and C-arm fluoroscopy, Storz endoscopy and laparoscopy equipment, a linear accelerator, and more!
During your days away from the hospital, you'll have the entirety of LA and southern California to explore offering endless outdoor activities, amazing restaurants, cultural events, and some of the best weather around! In LA, there's truly something for everyone.
The competitive candidate will be internship-trained with a strong interest in emergency medicine, have strong interpersonal skills, a strong work ethic, ability to work well in a fast paced environment, and have a true interest in joining with the VCA West LA team's passion for serving our community.
Compensation is negotiable based on education, experience, and other relevant credentials. The annual salary range for this position is $64,000 to $240,000. This position may also be eligible for other variable pay programs.
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
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
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