Highlands Ranch, Colorado
Mar 31, 2021
Jun 29, 2021
Practice Area
Small Animal, Other
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Join VCA Highlands Ranch Surgical Team!

Here at AAHA-Accredited, VCA Highlands Ranch Animal Specialty and Emergency Center, we offer a well-supported 24-hour specialty and ER hospital that has a rapidly increasing caseload that supports further coverage. We offer multiple specialties and services and are growing!

We are seeking a Board Certified or Residency Trained Surgeon to join our team during this exciting growth phase!

Are you:
  • Looking for that perfect fit team who works smoothly together for the benefit of the patient and client?
  • Wanting to practice high quality veterinary medicine and surgery together with easy access to talk directly with other caring specialists?
  • Excited to care for your patients with an experienced, supportive team of specialty and emergency doctors and highly skilled technicians?

Yes? We are interviewing fast-paced, enthusiastic, high-quality, veterinary surgeons. We would love to have the opportunity to meet you and let you experience our 24-hour specialty & ER hospital.

Find what you need to practice the highest quality veterinary surgery right here in our busy, AAHA-accredited 12,000+ SqF facility - with a small hospital feel.

We have:
  • Dedicated surgical technician(s)
  • In-house CT scanner
  • IDEXX Digital Radiology Unit w/EFilm WorkStation
  • Laparoscope
  • Electrocautery
  • New Howell Multiflow 2002 Pro Ventilator
  • Fluoroscopy Unit
  • New GE58 Ultrasound
  • New Storz Hd Endoscopy Equipment
  • Three fully functional oxygen (O2) kennels
  • Hemodialysis unit
  • Electrochemotherapy

Where are we located?
VCA Highlands Ranch Animal Specialty & Emergency Center is situated in a beautiful suburb of Denver, Colorado.
  • Panoramic view of the Rocky Mountains from our hospital
  • Only 1 minute from a bike/walking path that spans to hundreds of miles of trails
  • Barely 5 minutes to a major shopping mall
  • A short 10 minutes from sailing
  • Just 20 minutes to mountain hiking trails
  • A mere 30 minutes to the vast cultural options of downtown Denver (concerts, ballet, NFL, Hockey, BuskerFest, art shows and so much more)
  • Only 1 hour to whisk down the ski slopes

The base salary range for this position is $185,000 + to start and is negotiable based on a candidate's experience, credentials, skillset, education, and other factors. This position may also be eligible for 23% - 25% in production /commission and other variable pay programs.

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

  • An innovative, new department focused on associate health and wellbeing, with programs such as company sponsored Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tools, and access to additional mental health resources.
  • 401k retirement savings plan, with matching contributions of 25% of the first 4% of your eligible compensation
  • Health, dental, vision insurance with HSA/FSA, infertility benefits
  • Paid parental, vacation and sick leave
  • Flexible scheduling for work/life balance

Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Allowance and Paid Continuing Education Days
  • WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
  • Opportunities to mentor with one of the largest providers of private practice internships and residencies in the U.S.
  • Opportunities to participate in a robust clinical studies program

Additional Benefits

  • Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
  • 10 0% paid professional liability c overage
  • 100% paid life insurance
  • 100% paid short-term disability insurance

  • Access to a collaborative network of 6,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists

For more information about this job, please contact Camille Audet Senior Specialty Recruiter, at Camille.Audet@ or 213-440-7786.