VCA Canada Western Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Centre in Calgary is looking for an Emergency Veterinarian to join our dedicated pet health care team. This is a full time position that works in a two-month rotational schedule.
Located in the heart of Calgary, we offer emergency and referral services at one of the largest, most comprehensive facilities of its kind in Canada! Advanced diagnostics and therapeutic services are provided by specialists in disciplines such as Surgery, Oncology and Opthamology, to name a few. We are committed to supporting pet owners and the veterinary community by providing the highest level of care.
We are looking for enthusiastic, team-oriented veterinarians to join our exceptional team. Our emergency team looks forward to a highly varied, exciting and unique caseload every week. The emergency service works closely with our all-hours support network of specialists and highly trained support staff. The scheduling allows generous time off that allows for a very respectable work-life balance.
Meet your CE requirements and interests with our in-house CE sessions or externally with a generous CE allowance. Time off can also be spent expanding knowledge and skills by shadowing various specialists if the schedule allows. Candidates will also take part in the teaching of interns and students. If you are seeking a vibrant, rewarding learning environment for your career working within a highly effective, motivated team, this is the job for you!
As our ideal Candidate, you have:
A valid DVM degree or equivalent, enabling practice in Canada
Completed a Residency in Emergency or Critical Care
Strong leadership skills combined with a positive team player attitude to enable our teams to flourish
Excellent diagnostic and critical care skills
Exemplary customer service that builds loyalty and trust with your clients
Strong organizational skills which allow you to stay focused and work under pressure
The drive and ability to help train and mentor our emergency veterinarians and ICU technicians.
Why VCA CANADA? VCA Canada is the largest network of companion animal hospitals, devoted to caring for life’s greatest companions by providing compassionate care for pets. Our team of over 2,500 people operate specialty-referral, primary care, alternative therapy and emergency hospitals and are committed to providing superior patient care and client experience. At our core are our people – people we think of as family. Our different strengths and interests enrich and improve us with diversity, innovation and excellence. In support we are national leaders in career development and growth opportunities, continuing education, scholarships and awards. We are also passionate about giving back to the community through Paw It Forward, our national philanthropic program.
As member of VCA Canada we can offer:
Career growth opportunities to hold key leadership positions from Medical Director to Regional Director or Support Office.
CE opportunities with access to annual VCA Canada conferences, seminars and CE allowance
Networking, collaboration and knowledge exchange with other veterinarians within our practices
Interactive learning through our soon to come in-house online university (Woof U!)
Continued investments in new technologies, advanced diagnostics, and modern facilities
A commitment to give back through initiatives such as Paw it Forward and Pet Pantry
Active research studies for publication and industry growth
Competitive wages, pet and veterinary discounts and group benefits.
Join Us! Please forward a copy of your resume and cover letter or LinkedIn profile to: email@example.com
About VCA Canada Western Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Centre
VCA Canada is a leading Canadian provider of primary, specialty referral and 24-hour emergency care. We provide administrative support to over 86 practices allowing our medical teams to focus on caring for life's greatest companions.