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Veterinarian Criticalist

BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital
Olympia, Washington
Closing date
Jul 22, 2024

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Practice Area
Small Animal
Position Type
Veterinary Internist / Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Veterinary Hospitals / Corporate
BluePearl Pet Hospital - Olympia, WA Coming Soon in late 2024

Are you a passionate and experienced Emergency & Critical Care Veterinarian looking for an exciting opportunity to be part of a brand new, state-of-the-art veterinary hospital? BluePearl Pet Hospital is thrilled to announce the opening of our new facility in Olympia, WA. With cutting-edge technology, a collaborative work environment, and a commitment to providing the highest quality care, we are seeking a dedicated Critical Care Veterinarian to join our team opening in Fall/Winter 2024.

About Us: BluePearl Pet Hospital is a leading provider of specialty and emergency veterinary care, dedicated to delivering outstanding medical services and compassionate care to pets and their families. Our new Olympia location boasts advanced diagnostic tools, including MRI and CT, and offers a range of specialties such as oncology, neurology, emergency medicine, and surgery. The hospital features a modern, open, and collaborative floor plan, creating a positive and supportive work environment for our team.

Curious to know more about this exciting opportunity? Feel free to email me at (, and I'd be happy to chat!

Position Overview: As a Critical Care Veterinarian at BluePearl Pet Hospital - Olympia, you will play a crucial role in providing exceptional critical care services to our patients. With access to state-of-the-art facilities, including three operating rooms, an MRI, and a CT scanner, you will have the resources needed to deliver the highest standard of care. The hospital also includes dedicated areas for oncology, neurology, emergency services, surgery, ICU, a cat ward, and isolation.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide expert critical care services to patients in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team of specialists.
  • Utilize advanced diagnostic tools, including MRI and CT, to aid in accurate diagnosis and treatment planning.
  • Perform emergency procedures and surgeries as necessary.
  • Collaborate with specialists in various disciplines to ensure comprehensive and integrated patient care.
  • Contribute to a positive and collaborative work environment.

  • DVM/VMD degree from an accredited veterinary school.
  • Board certification or eligibility in Critical Care is required.
  • Experience in emergency and critical care medicine.
  • Commitment to delivering high-quality veterinary care.

Life in Olympia:

Olympia, the capitol of Washington state, boasts one of the PNW's best places to live. There is a mix of urban and suburban vibes, and the Capitol building provides an amazing backdrop to a wonderfully appointed city. Enjoy coffee from one of myriad downtown coffee shops while watching the sunrise over the Puget Sound. Browse a museum or catch a local play. Sample some (or all) of the small breweries and distilleries in the area. There is a new state-of-the-art craft district that brings together food, drink, shopping, and concerts under the shadow of the original Olympia brewery ( Bike or hike one of the many miles of trails in the Capitol Forest, along the shoreline of the Pacific Ocean, or along one of the well-developed rails-to-trails paths. Mt. Rainier's magic is just moments away ready to share amazing scenic beauty and adventures. The Olympic Peninsula provides a lifetime of exploration for even the most ardent adventurer. Olympia is a great place for professionals and families. It offers wonderful housing opportunities right downtown, in suburban neighborhoods, or on acreage. There is a diverse industry and government presence making career opportunities prolific. A visit to Seattle is a moment away. However, one may find everything they could dream of without leaving this wonderful "big" little community.

What We Offer:
  • Health and Wellness:
    • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage for you and your dependents.
    • Prescription drug coverage to ensure access to necessary medications.
  • Financial Security:
    • 401(k) retirement savings plan for long-term financial planning.
    • Flexible spending accounts (FSAs) for healthcare and dependent care expenses.
  • Work-Life Balance:
    • Generous paid time off (PTO) for a healthy work-life balance.
    • Paid holidays to celebrate and recharge.
  • Professional Development:
    • Opportunities for continuing education and skill development.
    • Career advancement with a commitment to promoting from within.
  • Wellness Programs:
    • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for confidential counseling and support.
    • Wellness initiatives promoting a healthy lifestyle.
  • Employee Discounts
    • Discounts on veterinary services for your pets.
    • Pet insurance plans at discounted rates.
  • Additional Perks:
    • Uniform allowance for a professional appearance.
    • Employee referral program with rewards for bringing in talent.

The annual salary range for this position is $180,000 - $250,000. Additionally, you may be eligible to earn certain production as determined in accordance with company policy. BluePearl also offers additional ancillary benefits, including, but not limited to, shift differentials and weekend differentials. These ancillary benefits may fluctuate by region and/or hospital. Please discuss specific ancillary benefits with your interviewer.

At BluePearl, we value your well-being and growth, providing a comprehensive benefits package to support your personal and professional journey. Learn more at

How to Apply: If you are ready to be part of an exciting new chapter in veterinary medicine and make a difference in the lives of pets and their families, you can click the apply button, or submit your CV or resume to (

BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity.We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard torace, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation or affectional preference, or gender identity or expression,protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

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