FT/PT | Central California Coast | Small Animal Associate DVM
Village Veterinary Clinic
Location: Lompoc, California
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: Village Vet Clinic
Village Veterinary Clinic is searching for an Associate DVM to join our Lompoc, CA, team!
We’re searching for an Associate with 5+ years of experience and solid surgery and clinical skills. While we have an emphasis on small animal services, we also treat large animals and exotics. Our next Associate will focus on small animals; pocket pets are a plus!
This is a full-time, Monday-Friday role comprised of 4-10s or 5-8s and rotating on-call services.
The team at VVC is well-equipped to provide a complete range of services to clients along the central California coast. We’re looking for an Associate who:
Loves small animal medicine (any special interests are welcome!)
Is reliable, compassionate, and a team player
Is confident, capable, and thrives in ever changing environments
Understands the importance of client education and communicates effectively, compassionately, and respectfully
Is licensed (or able to become licensed) in the state of California
Get to know us:
6-doctor team (all experience levels)
Talented support team, including multiple RVTs
Proactive Hospital Manager who’s been with us since 2004
AAHA accredited hospital serving Lompoc, CA for 30+ years
Proudly treat all types of animals including livestock and exotics
Primarily perform routine procedures, dentistry, internal medicine, and emergency services
Closest clinic to the Vandenberg Air Force Base
Offer large animal ambulatory services
Less than 15 miles from the beach
Open Monday-Friday 8:30am-6pm
Full-time benefits package:
Competitive base salary DOE
Exciting bonus program / relocation assistance
Generous annual PTO with rollover
Medical, dental, and vision plans (with HSA option)
Paid parental leave/ bonding time
Annual CE allowance with days off to attend
Professional development assistance
Paid professional membership dues/licensing
Structured mentorship program
AVMA PLIT coverage
Personal pet discounts
Investment in your interests (park passes, charity donation, etc.)
Join our team at Village Veterinary Clinic to better serve pets in Lompoc, CA, and the surrounding areas. APPLY TODAY to contribute your skills and passion to our mission of promoting the health and well-being of pets in our community.
Village Veterinary Clinic is conveniently located on Constellation Road, right off Cabrillo Hwy.