Associate Veterinarian

VetProCentral - San Jose, CA

Are you interested practicing medicine with a rapidly growing West Coast practice that focuses on your quality of life and what’s best for the pet? Do you enjoy fun and positive communication with colleagues and pet parents?

About US: We offer everything a pet parent needs under one roof - our campuses offer complete care: advanced veterinary medicine, daycare, boarding and grooming.

Our family-owned structure means that you will never be subject to the pressures of corporatized medicine – only one question matters: what is best for the pet?

We are a friendly, creative and entrepreneurial pack seeking to raise the bar for veterinary care

Work out of a vibrant 10,000+ square foot facility, outfitted with the best veterinary medicine has to offer: spacious exam rooms and treatment area, advanced surgical suite, fully integrated with IDEXX in-house lab, digital radiography, digital dental, ultrasound, Cornerstone software, top-of the line daycare, boarding and grooming spaces

Your role

  • As a veterinarian your top priorities will be the pet’s quality of care and providing trusted service and education for pet parents
  • Develop rapport with pets and pet parents to offer them high-end and low-stress care
  • Perform physical examinations, diagnostics, medical, surgical and dental procedures – our exciting varied caseload will keep you on your toes
  • Mentor your full team – CSRs, technicians and assistants, peers

    Make your own work/life balance

  • Work-life balance: anywhere from 2 to 5 days per week – option to evolve your schedule to match your changing life
  • Geographic expansion: opportunity after 6 months to relocate to any location of your choice across the West Coast
  • Career growth: opportunity to grow into local and company-wide leadership roles


    Your profile

  • You are an experienced small animal veterinarian licensed in WA or CA
  • You enjoy preventive care, internal medicine, soft tissue and dental surgery
  • Every interaction is an opportunity for you to express empathy and compassion, share knowledge and build trust
  • A life-long learner, every challenge is an opportunity to expand your skills
  • You are known to have a calming positive influence
  • Our CSRs, pet care and veterinary staff work really well together and you value this kind of small group working dynamics
  • Ethics and professionalism are a way of life for you
  • You have a life outside work – family, passions, hobbies



    We are present in four uniquely West Coast communities:

  • Bellevue, Washington: all of the excitement of the Seattle Eastside, and yet so close to nature. Enjoy the splendor of all four seasons.
  • San Jose, California: the very best of the Bay Area without the fuss
  • Tustin, California: a fast-growing family-oriented community with an old Orange County soul
  • Rancho Santa Margarita, California: the laidback South County experience, minutes from beaches and the Santa Ana mountains

    We are growing and hiring at each location. Once you enter our family, you have the option to transfer to any campus of your choice after 6 months


    Compensation and benefits

  • $100,000-160,000 starting compensation depending on profile, experience and location
  • Industry-leading ProSal quarterly bonus system
  • Automatic growth – your base compensation adjusts annually as you grow your practice, without the need to negotiate
  • Unique “Personal Growth Leave” opportunity – get 4 weeks off to pursue your passions after 5 years with Wagly, and every 5 years thereafter
  • Comprehensive benefits:
  • Continuing Education allocation
  • Medical, dental, vision
  • Life insurance choices
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid sick leave
  • Maternity leave
  • 401k plan
  • Licensing and association dues
  • Unique pet benefits including veterinary discounts, free daycare, free boarding


    Next steps

  • Contact us to get the conversation going at
  • State of the art COVID-19 protocols – incl. remote interview process, outside pick-up and drop-off, temperature screenings, social distancing, vaccination

Posted On: Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Compensation: $100-160,000 depending on exp

Position Contact
Gwendolyn Delavar
Senior Veterinary Recruiter/Principal
(858) 531-1190
Experienced veterinary recruiter
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