Emergency Veterinarian

VSC - Veterinary Specialty Centre of Newfoundland and Labrador, 860 Topsail Road, Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada Req #2912
Monday, June 10, 2024
You were made to save animals, we take care of the rest.

Veterinary Specialty Centre of Newfoundland and Labrador

Mount Pearl, Newfoundland and Labrador



Transform Pets’ Lives with Us - Apply today!


Our commitment to you:

Join Veterinary Specialty Centre of Newfoundland and Labrador and be at the forefront of cutting-edge animal care. Your passion for healing and commitment to excellence will shape the well-being of our community's beloved pets.


At the VSCNL, we set the bar high when it comes to patient care. Equipped to handle emergencies round the clock, our hospital offers specialized services tailored to various pet health needs. We are seeking a passionate and skilled Emergency Veterinarian to join our exceptional team.


What's in it for You?

  • Balanced caseload of medical and surgical cases – perform your own surgeries!  
  • Make a tangible impact with access to our Care Fund: a yearly allotment for each DVM to use at their discretion, with the potential to make all the difference in a patient’s life
  • Competitive compensation and RRSP matching
  • Association dues and VIN membership 
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance plus professional liability coverage
  • Work alongside specialists in anesthesiology, diagnostic imaging, and internal medicine
  • Outstanding medical and pet supply discounts
  • Access to our network of over 1000 DVMs


Participate in the ER Appreciation Program which includes:


  • Unlimited CE allowance
  • Retention Bonus of up to $10,000 for full-time positions
  • Additional paid time off to take care of yourself!


A Community of Excellence Awaits You


The VSCNL is the province’s sole specialty referral centre and 24-hour emergency hospital, founded to ensure local pet owners have access to top-tier care. Equipped with a CT scanner, radiologist services, chemotherapy, and a fully staffed ICU, we offer comprehensive diagnostic and treatment options for pets in the region. Our commitment to excellence extends to providing gold standard medicine and lifelong learning opportunities. Our motto is: expert care, close to home!


Located in Mount Pearl (just outside of St. John’s), our centre not only offers fulfilling professional experiences but also provides ample downtime activities. From exploring scenic hiking trails, engaging in outdoor adventures, and witnessing breathtaking whale sightings to immersing in the vibrant downtown scene with its renowned eateries, rich cultural heritage, and diverse social offerings, there's something for everyone to enjoy in this dynamic coastal city.


What You Bring


  • Provincial DVM licensing, or eligibility to be licensed
  • Passion for what you do every day
  • Enthusiasm, energy and a positive attitude are a must
  • A strong desire to educate and build solid relationships with clients
  • Excellent communication skills, both when dealing with clients and team members
  • Strong organizational skills which allow you to work independently and effectively under pressure


Connect With Us!

Apply through the application link or email: hayley.bryan@vetstrategy.com


About Us


Veterinary Specialty Centre of Newfoundland and Labrador is part of the VetStrategy group of clinics. VetStrategy is a 100% Canadian operated group of veterinary clinics with locations throughout Canada. We believe that veterinary clinics are an integral part of the community they serve and as such we put a large focus on community-based activities and initiatives. Every clinic we partner with is unique and serves a very diverse client base.

Do not miss out on this unique opportunity to join a fun and dynamic team! VetStrategy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation, please reach out to careers@vetstrategy.com.  

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