Lead Emergency Veterinarian - Pittsburgh, PA

Lead Emergency Veterinarian - Pittsburgh, PA

VCA Animal Hospitals | Pittsburgh, PA, 15289, US
Salary Range:$70,000 – $100,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 11 days ago

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Castle Shannon Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Lead Emergency Veterinarian for our AAHA accredited Emergency and General Practice hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. VCA Castle Shannon is a family-oriented, neighborhood practice that has provided high quality, compassionate care with excellent customer service for 80 years. We're looking for a leader who enjoys practicing advanced medicine with a cohesive, tenured team. We recognize the importance of a positive culture, that's why we invite the very best people to join us. Our practice is the perfect mix of general and specialty services. We have an eclectic group of Veterinarians who support each other and work well as a team. Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped with endoscopy, digital radiography, ultrasound, and complete in-house laboratory available. Our highly skilled technicians have years of experience to improve your efficiency and quality of patient care. Note that our ER Doctors generally work an average of 12 or 13 shifts per month, with multiple days off in a row – we do our best to accommodate vacation and scheduling requests whenever possible to improve work/life balance! Along with seeing emergencies, the Lead ER Veterinarian will: Aim to increase the number of referring hospitals/cases to CSAH by relationship building with surrounding local GP hospitals Assist in hiring, training and mentoring associate ER doctors and techs Make the ER doctor schedule and assist in hiring new ER doctors and techs Promote our high quality patient care and advance the care to an even higher level by ensuring AAHA critical care protocols are followed Attend the CSAH doctor meetings to convey the concerns and needs of the ER department In compensation for the increased responsibilities, the Lead ER Veterinarian will also receive an annual stipend over and above an attractive base salary with 25% production and NO negative accrual. The Lead ER Veterinarian will receive a monthly “perks” program (reimbursement for choice of: weekly meal subscription service, pet yard clean up, house cleaning services, or dry cleaning). This is an excellent opportunity to earn high production income on top of a highly competitive base salary due to the already existing large clientele in ER and general practice visits and our 70+ years of trusted service to the community! Hospital Website As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including: Health & Wellness Innovative associate health and wellbeing department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources) 401k retirement savings plan with company match Health/dental/vision insurance, infertility benefits, gender affirmation services Paid parental, vacation and sick leave Professional Development Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program Additional Benefits 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 If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs. 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! The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development) We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at vcacareers.com