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VCA Veterinarian, ER (Overnight) - VCA Canada Calgary North Animal Hospital & 24 Hour Emergency Service (Signing Bonus!) in Calgary, Alberta

VCA Ca lgary North Animal Hospital is currently welcoming Veterinarians to join our team. If you are a highly motivated individual who thrives in a dynamic work environment, we want to hear from you!

About Us

Serving Calgary for over 50 years, Calgary North Animal Hospital is a progressive hospital that offers a collaborative team environment and a commitment to continuous learning.

Operating as a primary care and emergency hospital for companion animals and exotics, our practice offers a unique opportunity to develop your skills while having the potential to earn $200,000+, annually.

Our veterinarians come from a variety of backgrounds, but all share a commitment to providing our clients with the highest quality care and treatment.

Our Location

Calgary offers the perfect blend of vibrant city life and laidback country living. Only an hour away from the world-famous Banff National Park and the Rocky Mountains, Calgary is the ideal location for the outdoor enthusiast. Whether hiking, mountain biking, cross country or downhill skiing, the opportunities are endless.

Our city is clean, safe and offers plenty of community-based programs, recreational activities and an excellent education system. Calgary is the perfect place to raise your family.

About this Role

As a Veterinary professional, you already have a good idea of the day-to-day requirements. Here are some key skills we are seeking, relevant to this opportunity:

  • Advanced diagnostic skills

  • Soft tissue surgery skills

  • Ability to work with a diverse and interesting case load

  • A desire to manage hospitalized cases

  • Case work up and developing treatment plans

About You

As a member of our veterinarian team, these qualities are important to us:

  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment

  • An adept learner willing to develop new skills

  • Commitment to continually strive to learn and succeed

  • Focus on providing great results through teamwork and mutual respect

  • Ability to build rapport with clients, team members and leadership

What VCA Canada Offers


  • Salary or Production based wage options, with the opportunity to earn between $100-200k+, annually

  • Sign-on bonuses and relocation allowances

  • Continuing education benefits - we know you love to learn!

  • Licensing, membership dues, and conference fees

  • Pay for the International School of Veterinary Post Graduate Studies General Practitioner Certificate (GPCert) in Emergency Medicine and Surgery


  • We care about your well-being and invest in resources that foster a Wellness and Appreciation culture.

  • Flexible scheduling to support a healthy work life balance

  • Wellness days, sick days, and vacation time

  • Employee assistance program

  • Professional liability insurance coverage

  • Opportunities to give back in your community through VCA initiatives

Email: Please contact Julie Lawrence, General Manager Calgary North at , or please email the Recruitment team at for further information. Alternatively, please click Apply Now!

VCA is committed to providing an inclusive and diverse workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. If you require any assistance, please let us know

If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs. You can also copy the link below into a browser to apply through our internal career site:$9925/9925$212540.htmld

VCA Canada is Canada’s largest network of companion animal hospitals, devoted to providing compassionate care for pets. Our team of over 2500 people operate specialty-referral, primary care, alternative therapy and emergency hospitals and are committed to providing superior patient care and client experience. At our core are our people – people with different strengths and interests that enrich our diversity, innovation and excellence. In support we provide career development and growth opportunities, continuing education, scholarships and awards. We are also passionate about giving back to the community through Paw It Forward, our national philanthropic program.

Benefits: Additionally, we offer a generous compensation package including health and dental insurance, paid vacation, employee discounts, CE, and more.

VCA began in 1986 as a privately owned company with one animal hospital. Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care. Take a look at our open positions throughout the U.S. and Canada! We’re always looking for top notch talent to join the VCA family!