Welcome to Lafayette Indiana! We are a moderately sized college town (go Purdue!) nestled in the heartland of Indiana, one hour north of Indianapolis and 1 1/2 hours south of Chicago. Along with affordable housing, one of the countries best school systems is right over the river in West Lafayette.
We are seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our team.
Our team consists of 4 established veterinarians, 1 practice manager, 8 registered veterinary technicians, 9 veterinary assistants and 5 CSRs. 3 of our employees are currently in veterinary school at Purdue and 2 of our employees are currently in Penn Foster for their RVT degree. Employee growth and support are key elements for success in our hospital.
Even with our close proximity to the Purdue Veterinary Hospital, we see quite a large percentage of injured and sick appointments. If surgery and dentals get your blood flowing - we can fulfill that desire! Our building underwent a full remodel 3 years ago which gave us a state of the art surgical suite along with a separate double dental suite. We also appreciate our wellness appointments that allow all of our staff to develop meaningful relationships with our clients and patients.
VCA hospitals are at the front edge of technology. We offer an app, text messaging, video appointments, text to pay, an online pharmacy, EMR with a company owned software that is fluid in upgrades from employee suggestion/request.
VCA Lafayette Animal Hospital is also AAHA accredited, and has been for 65 years. We offer US, digital dental rads, digital radiography, all new Cardell Monitors, and impeccable upkeep and maintenance of all equipment in the building. In this position you'll use your superior medical judgment combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to build a loyal client base and heal pets. 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 4,500+ 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. We offer competitive compensation and great benefits for eligible employees, including medical/dental, generous personal pet care discounts and more!
Internal Number: R-49227
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®.