VCA Castle Shannon Animal Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian for a 24-hour AAHA accredited Emergency and General Practice Animal Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Sign-on bonus and an additional relocation stipend is offered to the qualified candidate. All employees know their schedule two months ahead of time, and vacation and scheduling requests are accommodated with multiple days off in a row.
At VCA Castle Shannon Animal Hospital, we have 11 full-time veterinarians on staff. Experienced veterinarians and new graduates are welcome to apply! This is an excellent opportunity to earn high production income plus a competitive base salary due to the already existing large clientele in ER and general practice visits.
Pittsburgh is proud to rank among the top places to live, work, and visit in the United States in 2015 and 2016. Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped with endoscopy, digital radiography, ultrasound, and complete in-house laboratory available.
As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth. Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are:
Network of 3,800+ doctors, including more than 600 Specialists.
Largest provider of Private Practice Internships and Residencies in the U.S.
WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff.
Robust Clinical Studies program.
Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities.
Additionally, VCA adds value to your compensation package with the following:
Competitive salary plus bonus potential
Medical, Dental & Vision insurance
Generous CE allowance
Opportunity to teach and mentor
Life and Long Term Disability insurance
Professional Liability coverage
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) or equivalent degree required.
License in good standing with the applicable state veterinary board.
Proven ability to perform all basic surgeries, including use of all standard medical instruments and equipment.
Welcome to VCA Castle Shannon Animal Hospital!
Regardless of whether you bring your pet to us for a well visit, illness, surgery, diagnostics or emergency, we are ready to provide your pet with excellent, compassionate care and provide you with courteous service. When you come in, you'll see exactly why our veterinarians and staff are praised for their kind and thorough care.
With every visit, y...ou'll be served by experienced, knowledgeable members of our staff. Our veterinarians, veterinary technicians and front desk staff are trained to the highest standards. Their knowledge of the latest veterinary medicines, procedures and access to state-of-the-art equipment ensures that all our patients receive the best in preventive care, treatment, and recovery.
We are proud to be an accredited member of the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) AAHA-accredited hospitals adhere to the highest quality standards, which helps ensure the best care for your pet. AAHA has developed a set of accreditation standards that are widely used as benchmarks to measure excellence in veterinary medicine. AAHA-accredited hospitals voluntarily choose to be evaluated on 900 standards. Hospitals accredited by AAHA must demonstrate an exceptional level of medical care and client service and they are re-evaluated every three years to make sure they are keeping up with industry updates. VCA Castle Shannon has been an accredited AAHA hospital since 1974.