Associate Veterinarian- up to $10,000 Signing Bonus
Chanticleer Veterinary Hospital
Location: Santa Cruz, California
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Salary: $100,000+ yearly
Opportunity to earn production
Chanticleer Veterinary Hospital is looking for a part to full time Associate Veterinarian to join our 2-DVM team. We are in beautiful Santa Cruz, California – where the fun only starts at the Boardwalk! With over 14 state parks, wineries, museums, farmer’s markets, and outdoor activities like hiking, stand up paddle boarding, surfing, canopy tours and mountain biking, there are plenty of ways to enjoy your weekends off! If getting away is more your thing, San Francisco is only an hour away and the rest of the Bay Area is within proximity.
Our goal at Chanticleer Veterinary Hospital has always been to assemble a veterinary health care team that is committed to providing exceptional client service and patient care in the most educational and inclusive way. Our team displays an unrivaled commitment to our clients through continuing education for our entire team, implementing technological advances in veterinary medicine, and most importantly, administering compassionate and low stress care to all pets entrusted to us. To be productive, our well-trained staff is ready to assist our clinicians. We are proud to offer a collegial environment with a positive, friendly, and relaxed atmosphere, along with the ability to discuss cases and collaborate. Our facility is also fully equipped to provide the highest level of care including: high-end monitoring equipment, comprehensive diagnostic in-house lab, digital & dental radiology, handheld ultrasound, acupuncture, & Chinese medicine. Access to specialty referral is just 3 blocks away.
The ideal candidate would be committed to practicing the highest standards of patient care, passionate about client education, and ready to create professional rapport with our amazing staff. Our experienced Medical Director is also excited to offer hands-on mentorship, so both seasoned practitioners and new(er) graduates are encouraged to apply and will be considered!
Our compensation and benefits plan are generous, competitive, and commensurate with experience. Our package includes:
Guaranteed base salary starting at $100,000 with opportunity to earn production
Signing bonus and/or relocation assistance up to $10,000
Medical, dental, and vision insurance with shared premiums
Practice-sponsored life insurance
401(k) eligibility with employer match
Annual continuing education stipend
Paid time-off for personal use and to attend CE
In-house development programs for new graduates, experienced Associates, and Medical Directors
Sponsored Employee Assistance Program (EAP) with wellness initiatives
We’re pleased to offer a wide variety of tailored veterinary medical services for cats and dogs to Santa Cruz, CA and the surrounding areas. We are committed to providing exceptional client service and patient care in the most educational and inclusive way. Let's work together to keep your beloved furry family member happy and healthy!