Job Description

Associate Veterinarian -- NO WEEKENDS and NO CONTRACT IN Central Florida

Are you ready to work in a positive environment with the days, hours and benefits you desire?
Then check out SPCA Florida, located in Lakeland, FL.

Our team of doctors and technicians work, 7:30a.m. - 4:00p.m. No Saturdays or Sundays. Our administration values work life balance and promotes a positive and collaborative work environment. We provide compassion care funds, so no animal is turned away. And CE credit is $2000 the first year and that is only the beginning.

At SPCA Florida, your passion for medicine and compassion for animals are matched with a commitment to your professional growth. We pride ourselves on creating a friendly, welcoming culture where everyone has a voice.

SPCA Florida is seeking an Associate Veterinarian who values patient care, leadership, and thrives in a collaborative environment. SPCA Florida Medical Center is a community focused multi-doctor practice. Every Doctor is assisted by 2 technicians and a host of back up technicians to assist with blood work, xrays and medications. Our state-of-the-art hospital equipment includes digital radiology, a full service in-house IDEXX lab, laser therapy, ultrasonography, and digital dental radiology to name a few.

Our growing community is a great place to call home. We are less than an hour away from the beaches, Tampa International Airport, and Orlando with endless activities, parks, lakes, and trails to explore.


• Small animal veterinary experience
• DVM/VMD degree from an AVMA accredited veterinary school.
• Active, non-restricted state veterinary license
• DEA license or ability to obtain.
• Positive leadership
• Professional yet friendly service with clients
• Team spirit and collaborative attitude
• Desire to grow skills, and mentor staff.

What’s in it for you?

• Competitive Compensation Package
• No Pay by Production Totals
• Paid Time Off
• Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days
• 403B Retirement Plan
• Employer-Sponsored Health and Welfare Plans including Medical, Dental, Vision, and more.
• Pet Care Discounts

We Cover ALL Costs -
1. State License
2. AVMA Annual Dues
3. FVMA Annual Dues
4. DEA Licenses
5. AVMA PLIT Professional Liability Insurance
6. Medical Insurance – Employer Paid portion
7. PTO of 120 hours
8. 6 Paid Holidays
9. CE Allowances -- $2,000 first year and then additional $200 yearly there after
10. Basic Life Insurance

Additional Benefits:
• NO On-Call or Saturdays / Sundays
• We Encourage Work/ Life Balance by offering a 5-day, 4-day, or 3-day work week, 8 hours daily.
• Additional Personalized Training on Subjects of Interest
• Compassion Funds for Clients who Cannot Pay
• Public Service Loan Forgiveness:
By working for SPCA Florida, you could be eligible for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness for your Federal School Loans.
SPCA Florida is dedicated to providing a consistent balance between professional expertise and a positive work environment.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free Workplace. Background checks are performed.

This is a full time job

Contact Information

Job Contact Details

Jo Hendon
Director of HR

Closing Date: Sunday, September 1, 2024

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