Associate Veterinarian (DVM)

Job Description

Job Description

Vacaville Animal Care Center is located in Vacaville, CA, about half way between Sacramento and San Francisco. Vacaville (pop 100,000) has a small town feel to it, and we provide primary care, limited emergency service, and limited referral services here as well as drawing clients from Dixon, Winters, Fairfield and Travis Air Force Base. We are looking for a dedicated DVM to join our excellent team of doctors and support staff. Ideal candidate will have at least 1 year of clinical experience. Strong surgical and dental interest welcomed.

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  • Highly regarded, well established practice (in practice since 1955) with four exam rooms, surgery suite, treatment area, three wards including isolation, main, and multipurpose areas.
  • In house IDEXX laboratory equipment, two microscopes.
  • Digital Radiographs, Teleradiology services; Digital Dental Radiographs
  • Aloka color flow ultrasound
  • Isoflurane anesthesia machines, as well as multifunction monitoring equipment (ProPaq and BioNet).
  • Elman electrosurgical unit, SurgiTel operating loupe, wide suture selection suture and surgical instruments
  • Dental unit with ultrasonic cleaning unit.
  • Well stocked pharmacy.
  • Extensive, current in house reference library as well as VIN.
  • AVImark software management system with high quality support.
  • 5-DVM practice(3-4 doctors working per day) seeing primarily dogs and cats, but we do have one DVM proficient in small mammals. DVM candidate would have their choice of whether or not they would like to see small mammals.
  • Traveling radiologist comes regularly to perform abdominal ultrasounds in house
  • Traveling internal medicine specialist who comes once monthly (or more frequently as needed) to perform a variety of procedures including abdominal ultrasound, gastroscopy, colonoscopy, rhinoscopy etc.
  • We have a wonderful loyal client base. Our clients are very dedicated to their pets and welcome the high level of medicine we provide.
  • We will be moving to a brand new custom built larger facility in June 2021

About Vacaville, CA:

Vacaville offers both exceptional value and affordability. Located one hour north of San Francisco, we offer a family-friendly small town atmosphere with low crime rates and high quality schools, both private and public. We also offer a multitude of outdoor activities: nearby Lake Berryessa is excellent for fishing, water skiing, or hiking, as well as multiple other outdoor recreation sites. Vacaville is located about 1 ½ to 2 hours from the mountains and the ocean for avid skiers, hikers and beachgoers. We are also quite close to world-renowned Napa Valley and Sonoma, the heart of California’s wine country. Local shopping includes an extensive complex of Factory Stores, as well as an eclectic mix of shops throughout town. UC Davis is 25 minutes away. There are numerous local restaurants, a movie multiplex, ice skating complex, multiple public pools and parks, extensive softball, baseball and soccer fields-pretty much something for everyone! Vacaville is truly a place to call home.

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Vacaville, California, United States

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