VCAAdams Animal Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our fantastic team!
VCA Adams Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, preventative, surgical and dental care. We are AAHA accredited, AAFP Certified Gold Cat Friendly and have several Fear Free Certified Professionals on staff.
Our highly skilled, well utilized team prides themselves on exceptional care, personal customer service and is consistently seeking to improve themselves and our hospital. We all work great together and play together as well. Our practice culture emphasizes having a healthy work-life balance, we are not open late nights, major holidays and there are no on-call shifts required.
If you have strong communication skills and the ability to work well in a team environment, this could be the perfect fit for you! Our practice culture emphasizes having a healthy work-life balance and our doctors have always flexed their schedules to accommodate family events and travel plans for each other. We are not open late nights, major holidays and there are no on-call shifts required.
Although we would prefer veterinarians with at least one year of experience, new graduates are also encouraged to apply.
Athol Massachusetts is up and coming with new shopping centers, schools, library, police, fire, and hospital all built within the last few years. Perks of our area include a lower cost of living, smaller town feel with the amenities of a more suburban area. Larger suburban cities of Leominster, Keene, Amherst are within a half hour's drive with major cities of Boston, Worcester, and Springfield a short drive away. We are very close to the Quabbin Reservoir and Tully Lake offering many opportunities for hiking, kayaking, fishing and other outdoor recreation.
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:
Health & Wellness
Innovative associate health and wellbeing department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)
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
Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!
Internal Number: R-37095
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®.