Emergency Veterinarian - $25K Signing Bonus! - Palmer, AK
January 11, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
DVM or equivalent
VCA Far Country Animal Hospitalis seeking experienced Veterinarians to join our busy, AAHA-accredited, small animal 24-hour hybrid emergency/ general practice hospital in Palmer, Alaska—located just 42 miles outside of Anchorage, Alaska.
$25K Signing Bonus offered!
VCA Far Country serves as the only 24-hour emergency Animal Hospital in the area and caters to the after-hours needs of the five other veterinary practices in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley. Our ideal candidate is energetic, positive and works collaboratively with all levels of staff in providing excellent patient care. Why move to Palmer, Alaska? If you are a fan of the outdoors, Palmer is your playground. From Hiking, to Biking, Gardening, Camping, Fishing, Snowmobiling, Four Wheeling, Skiing, Golf and Hunting, Palmer has it all for you and it is as close as your back yard! With Alaska being the land of the midnight sun, you will have more daylight to enjoy all your outdoor activities. Palmer is a small town with a community feel, but is a scenic 45 minute drive from Anchorage, the largest city in Alaska, so you have access city amenities, without the everyday crowds! We offer wellness and emergency medicine and surgery, critical care, ultrasound, endoscopy, digital radiology, dentistry, 24 hour telemedicine, a canine blood bank, and full in-house lab equipment . Available in house equipment includes comprehensive bloodwork including coags, PT/PTT, Blood typing and blood cross matching capabilities, microscope for cytology and UA analyzer.
In this position you’ll use your superior medical judgment combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to save pets' lives.
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.
VCA Far Country 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.
If interested in this opportunity, please click here. You will be taken to the job description on VCAJobs.com, where you can learn more and apply online.