Veterinarian Specialist - Internal Medicine

VCA Animal Hospitals - Lake Country, BC (17 months ago)

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Board-Certified Internal Medicine Specialist, VCA Canada Tri Lake Animal Hospital & Referral Centre

About Us

VCA Canada Tri Lake is one of the largest growing practices in the Okanagan. Situated in beautiful Lake Country, Tri Lake has been serving the community for over 30 years. Our valley’s population is exploding, and we are receiving referrals from all over the interior of BC. Housing both a bustling general practice and expanding specialty services including internal medicine, surgery, rehabilitation services and dermatology, Tri Lake is further committed to adding 24hr emergency care in 2019. Evening Emergency hours and weekend care is provided through the general practice staffed with 7 full-time veterinarians. Our facility is also fully equipped with advanced imaging modalities including CT, and ultrasound. Our incredible team possess the values of a collegial and team-based approach to medicine, excellent client service, continuing education, and work life balance. We are committed to supporting pet owners and the veterinary community by providing the highest level of care.

The Opportunity

VCA Canada Tri Lake Animal Hospital & Referral Centre is seeking a Board-Certified Internal Medicine Specialist or Resident Trained (Board eligible) to join our team of highly engaged veterinary professionals.

As a Board-Certified Internal Medicine Specialist, you are known to be highly dedicated to providing the best medical evaluation and are thorough in your diagnostic abilities. Additionally, your success comes from your ability to connect with your collaborative team and support staff. Above all, you provide excellent patient care.

Our Hospital offers an exciting and energizing work environment with complex and varied caseloads where teamwork and high-quality care is paramount. This is a great time to join our Internal Medicine service as we are expanding due to our high standards and compassionate care. This role will have you involved with interesting cases that will hone your current knowledge and even provide you with further learning. You will be surrounded by complimentary professionals that include; board-certified surgeon, rehabilitation and pain management practitioner, and dermatologist.

Key attributes and responsibilities are:
Completed an Internal Medicine Residency and is Board-certified or Resident Trained (Board eligible)
Efficient case evaluation and thorough diagnostic abilities
Dedicated to promoting team-based medicine practices
Collaborative and thoughtful communication style
Exceptional interpersonal skills in working with your colleagues, pet parents and community
Exceptional coaching and mentoring capabilities for our staff
Proven leadership skills; both internally and external within the local community

What VCA Canada Offers:
At our core are our people – people with different strengths and interests that enrich our diversity, innovation and excellence. When you join our team, VCA Canada offers:

Comprehensive compensation structures designed specifically around you (bonus, vacation, moving allowance etc.)
Immigration support for internationally trained professionals
Continuing education benefits
Exceptional career development
Benefits including medical/dental, life and disability for eligible employees
Generous personal pet care discounts
Professional dues, including monthly VIN membership
A network of highly educated and skilled professionals
And more!
VCA Canada Cares

At VCA Canada we don’t see an animal, we see a family member. VCA Canada embraces a culture of giving back to the communities we serve and demonstrates this philosophy through our national philanthropic program, Paw it Forward. Please visit our website to learn more,

Lake Country, British Columbia

Lake Country is only 20 minutes north of Kelowna in the heart of the Okanagan valley, home to three major lakes below the lush valley hills. Easy access to downtown provides rich options including trendy coffee shops, abundant nightlife, and various entertainment venues. The surrounding community provides a peaceful way of life for those who enjoy putting their feet up at the end of a long day or want to explore the ever-growing number of world class wineries. Many people who settle in our valley come for the outdoors, surrounded by mountains, the valley provides a picturesque backdrop for both winter and summer-sport enthusiasts. Once you’re here, you’ll never want to leave!

Interested in learning more? Please connect with:
Monica Stiller, Hospital Manager

VCA Canada is committed to providing an inclusive and diverse workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. If you require any assistance, please let us know.