Current Job Openings
Veterinary Criticalist DACVECC
PetVet Care Centers, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading operators of veterinary hospitals for companion animals. The company operates over 450 hospitals across multiple states and employs over 11,000 people including over 800 veterinarians. Since its inception, PetVet has been structured around a model that is focused on developing a partnership between the hospitals and the company and providing the highest quality medicine and service.
Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson is looking for a second board certified or residency trained Criticalist (DACVECC) to join our team with a starting salary between $250,000 - 325,000. We desire a skilled, compassionate, confident Criticalist who enjoys creating a true relationship with clients, patients, and referring DVMs; who also works well in a team environment. This candidate would, ideally, also enjoy teaching as we are looking to work with local veterinary students on external rotations.
VSCOT is a busy Emergency and Specialty hospital which consists of specialists in surgery, emergency/critical care, dermatology, and radiology in an award-winning, state-of-the-art facility open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Our 32,000 sq. ft. hospital features the following:
- A separate emergency entrance and lobby
- 16 exam rooms
- 4 surgical suites
- Mobile and stationary color-flow Doppler ultrasounds
- A large central ICU with oxygen cage, Pulmonetics ventilator, Telemetry, portable ultrasound unit
- In-house lab and attached Antech reference laboratory
- Colloid osmometer
- Coagulation monitoring (PT/PTT)
- Blood typing/crossmatching
- Spiral CT scanner
- Digital radiography
Our 46 cage ICU/ER features 15 ICU cages directly in ICU, as well as separate wards for small breed dogs, large dog runs, and cats, while keeping them all visible behind glass. This unique arrangement affords our feline patients the quiet environment they need and allows loud or infectious patients to be isolated. Our critical patients and oxygen cage are housed at the front of our ICU. We also have a fully stocked separate isolation ward as well as a step-down ward for less critical patients. Our emergency staff consists of highly skilled and trained, reliable certified veterinary technicians and veterinary assistants who are committed to supporting our doctors.
Tucson, Arizona is a thriving city of over one million people offering a mild year round climate with unique geographical characteristics. It is surrounded by mountains which makes outdoor activities such as hiking, rock climbing, biking, and horseback riding accessible right outside your door. In addition, Tucson is a short 5 hour drive from the beaches of San Diego and less than 4 hours from a snowy getaway in the winter to Flagstaff where you can enjoy plenty of winter activities. Tucson also hosts an array of cultural activities year round, such as street fairs, symphonies, ballets, and is a culinary and craft beer hotspot. Tucson also has 3 of the country’s top rated high schools and is a great place to raise a family.
PetVet is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, religion, citizenship, national origin/ancestry, physical/mental disabilities, military status or any other basis prohibited by law. EOE, M/F/D/V
PetVet respects your privacy and is committed to protecting your personal information. Please see our privacy notice for additional information about our data practices.
Why Consider Our Tucson Hospital?
At Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson, our team members all share the same passion for making and keeping animals healthy.
Our hospital truly is an excellent place to work, with a highly skilled team focused on 'best in practice' veterinary care.
We are very supportive of individuals looking to grow their veterinary careers and look forward to hearing from you.
We invite you to explore your veterinary career options with Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson, where you'll be a respected member of a team that loves animals and values the contributions from every individual on the team.