VCA Naugatuck Animal Hospital located in beautiful Naugatuck, CT is looking for an Associate Veterinarian to join our team!
What makes our hospital unique?
We are a 4 doctor practice, providing full-service care for primarily cats and dogs. We also have a variety of tools to help our doctors diagnose and provide the best care possible. The hospital itself has been the go-to hospital for over 3 decades and we continually provide the heart of the community with the very latest in medicine, as well as community outreach. Our hospital boasts proudly to be the only and very first in Connecticut to be both AAHA and Fear free certified, and we uphold to these standards at all times. We are a youthful and fun practice as a team that has been held strong by a loyal, solid and highly skilled and experienced staff.
About our hospital:
- AAHA Accredited and Fear Free Certified practice
- Open 6 days/week
- Schedule would include 4 week days with a rotating Saturday (8-1pm)
- Full Digital Radiography
- In-house pharmacy
- In-house lab
- NO On-Call
Who we'™re looking for: We are excited to add a new Associate to our team that will bring new ideas and talents so that we may be the best we can and to serve our community and their pets' needs, both medically and with the big heats that our clients have come to trust over so many years.
'¢ Veterinarian who is licensed or able to obtain a license to practice in Connecticut '¢ Degree from an AVMA-accredited veterinary school '¢ Excellent communication with staff and clients, with the ability to discuss various treatment options '¢ Energetic, team-oriented attitude, with interest in collaborating with colleagues '¢ Interest in surgery, dentistry, and/or daytime emergency a plus!
Schedule: '¢ Full-time '¢ We'™re open 6 days/week, no on-call hours '¢ Schedule includes 4 days/week (Mon-Fri) with a rotating half day on Saturday.
Our Community: VCA Naugatuck Animal Hospital is THE destination hospital for the Connecticut Valley. Located just off of Scenic Rt. 8 along the Naugatuck River and the Naugatuck state forest. You will find nestled between large valleys, VCA Naugatuck and the bustling small city of Naugatuck. There is an eclectic and diverse community of people, and businesses of Mom and Pop Shoppes, beside fine dining, bar faire and artistic pleasures at the local green. In the near surrounding area there are numerous hiking trails and reservoirs to enjoy on your lunch.
We invest in you! '¢ Collaborative and supportive environment with mentorship available to allow you to advance in the special interests that you desire '¢ Flexible Scheduling for work life balance '¢ Competitive Compensation Package '¢ Continuing Education Allowance and Continuing Education Days '¢ Professional Liability Coverage '¢ Regional Continuing Education '¢ Medical/ Dental/ Vision/ Vacation/ Sick time and Paid Holidays '¢ Long and Short Term Disability '¢ Woof University '“ Online Training '¢ 401(k) '¢ VIP Perks
Internal Number: R-27968
About VCA Animal Hospitals
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®.