Career Opportunity

Associate Veterinarian

Pacific Rim Veterinary Hospital
Port Alberni, BC

We have a fantastic new opportunity at Pacific Rim Veterinary Hospital, located in the beautiful family-friendly Port Alberni Valley on Vancouver Island. We are looking for a dynamic veterinarian to join our growing team. We are a modern, 4-vet small animal practice offering medical, surgical, and preventative care with a heavy focus on dental health. Our facility is fully equipped, including digital dental and full body radiography. Our ideal candidate is someone who is adaptable, fun, friendly, and driven, and likes to be part of a close-knit team in a fast-paced environment where client and patient care are a top priority. This will be a full-time contract. Do not miss out on being part of a caring and supportive team, where learning and development opportunities are endless!

What you’ll need to succeed
  • A valid DVM from an accredited university 
  • Passion for what you do every day! 
  • Enthusiasm, energy and a positive attitude
  • A strong desire to educate and build solid relationships with clients
  • Solid communication skills, both when dealing with clients and interpersonal relationships.
  • What we offer
    • Competitive compensation plus bonus potential
    • Generous CE allowance
    • Opportunity to learn hands-on from our hospital’s experienced staff
    • Access to our network of over 500 DVMs
    • Medical, dental and vision insurance
    • Professional liability coverage
    • Association dues and VIN membership
    • Outstanding medical and pet supply discounts
    • Fairness, respect in the workplace 
    • Opportunity for personal, professional and financial growth
    How we keep our team and clients safe

    We take everyone’s safety very seriously. We have added safety measures so that our hospital can continue to provide essential services to animals in our region. We have implemented more intensive sanitation practices, a “closed waiting room” policy, telemedicine platforms, online ordering, and other guidelines for physical distancing.

    About VetStrategy

    Pacific Rim Veterinary Hospital is part of the VetStrategy group of clinics. VetStrategy is a 100% Canadian owned and 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.

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    How to apply

    Please send your resume to