We are an emergency and critical care hospital that sees a unique caseload of dogs, cats, and exotics. We are open 24/7 and have been serving the South Shore of Boston for over 30 years.
You will enjoy working in our modern, full-service facility. The hospital boasts a spacious treatment area, special procedures room, four surgical suites, and specialized isolation and exotic wards. We are also equipped with digital radiography, ultrasound, and endoscopy. Additionally, our intensive care unit offers the capability of oxygen and temperature support, long-term ventilation, continuous fluids, and infused medicine, and advanced patient monitoring. Completing the hospital is an in-house laboratory and pharmacy.
This is a full-time position. Our Veterinarians enjoy a good work-life balance, working on average 12-13 days per month with no on-call hours.
Located just a few minutes south of Boston, you will love the convenience of living in close proximity to a major city that maintains its coastal charm. Boston is a vibrant community, celebrating its diversity with an array of history, culture, food, and music. Want to experience the charm? Check out https://www.bostonusa.com/allinclusivebos/
If beaches are more to your taste, Massachusetts, with over 200 miles of coastline, boasts some of the most spectacular beaches in the country. Enjoy the granite boulders on the North Shore or the miles of wide, sandy dunes along Cape Cod.
From November through April, choose from over 90 ski resorts in New England with many of them within just a few hours’ drive from Weymouth. Get outside and take pleasure in downhill or cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing, hiking, and more. After, relax in a winter cabin in front of a warm fire.
New England is a great place for sports fans, too - Fenway Park is home to the Red Sox (MLB), the TD Garden hosts the Celtics (NBA) and Bruins (NHL) and we are just a 30-minute drive to Gillette Stadium, home of the New England Patriots (NFL). And last but not least, there’s a variety of museums to suit just about every interest and age group; including the Boston Children’s Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Science, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, and the USS Constitution Museum, to name a few.
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 & Well-being
Innovative associate health and well-being department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)
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®.