At VCA Baywood Animal Hospital we believe in work life balance, so you can enjoy all that Cape Coral has to offer. We are open 6 days a week, closed Sundays and no afterhours or on-call shifts. We have highly skilled and well-trained support staff team, along with a longstanding Medical Director and Veterinarians. We have state-of-the-art facility and equipment including a dedicated dental suite with dental radiology, EMR, pet resort, and more!
VCA Baywood Animal Hospital has a smaller team dynamic that allows us to foster an environment where we feel more like family. We work closely together to provide the quality medicine that keep our clients coming back. We also nurture a learning and mentorship culture to allow each of our associates the ability to learn something new and consistently improve skills. We keep team morale high by having fun during work hours and outside of the workplace. Employee engagement and experience is how our hospital has maintained tenured associates throughout the years.
How our associates describe our team at VCA Baywood Animal Hospital: Compassionate, Team- Centered, and Respectful.
Focus on high-quality small animal medicine and surgery
Network of specialists in the area to collaborate with on cases
24 hour support consultations available from VCA specialists
ABOUT OUR COMMUNITY
VCA Baywood Animal Hospital is located in downtown Cape Coral which is just minutes away from world class golf courses, the Yacht Club and the beach- perfect spots to enjoy beautiful weather year-round. The coastline and world class beach area are places the whole family can enjoy activities; jetskis, boating and sailing, fishing, diving and skiing. Off the water you can discover charming restaurants, shopping and family attractions for the kids. So, whether you are visiting CROW (Clinic for the Rehabilitation Wildlife), exploring a variety of trails at the Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve or enjoying the Sanibel or Fort Myers Beach; there is plenty to do in these easygoing waterfront communities. There are other Florida destinations to visit just a short drive in any direction also!
Why Residents Love Cape Coral:
Living in Cape Coral is affordable!
Florida does not collect income tax, estate tax, inheritance tax, or intangible property tax. The sales tax rate is also relatively low, between 6-7.5%.
Cape Coral has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida. The top ranked public schools in Cape Coral, FL are Oasis Charter Elementary School, Christa McAuliffe Charter Elementary School and Trafalgar Middle School.
Like you, we love pets and want them all to live healthy, happy lives. Our company vision is to provide every pet the opportunity of a healthy and happy life and a loving relationship with their pet owner. VCA Charities supports organizations that directly help pets in need with nutritional needs and medical care, as well as educational programs promoting veterinary medicine for the treatment and prevention of cruelty to animals.
We also work closely with Pug Rescue of Florida. This is a nonprofit organization that fosters and rehomes pugs throughout Florida. They are exceptional volunteers that come to VCA Baywood in need of care for all pugs rescued in our area. We have a special place in our hearts for pugs here at VCA Baywood!
HOW VCA INVESTS IN YOU!
As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:
Health & Well-being
Innovative associate health and well-being department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)
Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days
WOOF University – offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
VCA Academy’s Mentorship Program – participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting
Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
100% paid professional liability coverage
100% paid life insurance
100% paid short-term disability insurance
Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists
Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!
The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at vcacareers.com
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.