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At Companion Animal Medical Center, we are known for serving our patients and clients with compassion, empathy and integrity. We are always looking for dedicated and enthusiastic individuals who are eager to help us continue providing the best care and service to our patients and clients.

If you believe your values match those of our practice and you would like to be part of an outstanding team, we would like to hear from you. Please contact Kayla Rauta, Hospital Manager.

Veterinary Jobs in Visalia

Veterinarian - Visalia, CA

Companion Animal Medical Center

About the Role

Join our team at Companion Animal Medical Center , a premier full-service companion animal hospital nestled in the vibrant community of Visalia, located in sunny Central California! We're on the lookout for a dedicated Veterinarian, whether experienced or a recent graduate, to join us either full-time, part-time, or as relief staff. Unlock a rewarding career with us and enjoy the opportunity of a sign-on bonus up to $50,000* as a token of our appreciation for your commitment and contribution to our team! 


At our center, led by the esteemed Dr. Kelly Tarkington, we are committed to delivering top-notch care to our furry companions. With a comprehensive range of medical, surgical, and dental services, we embrace progressive, modern medicine and cutting-edge technology. What sets us apart is our exposure to diverse emergency and urgent care cases, offering our veterinarians a rich and fulfilling experience beyond the norm of a general practice hospital. Our dedication extends beyond our clinic walls. We proudly serve the surrounding area's police dogs and fire department therapy dogs, collaborate with the Visalia Feral Cat Coalition, partner with the local SPCA and various rescues, and honor departed patients by donating to the local SPCA in their names. To complement our doctors, we have an experienced support staff and a strong leadership team to help in your success to deliver the best care to each pet and pet owner! 

  • A new grad or an experienced vet would be a great addition to our our team.
  • Pick your schedule! 
  • 9 hour shifts
  • No Weekends
  • No Afterhours
  • No Overnights

Where We Are

Visalia, California has a lower cost of living as compared to the highly populated Cities and coastal towns of California and is a historically agricultural town with other industries developing the entire landscape.  With its Mediterranean climate and proximity to national parks like Sequoia and Kings Canyon, Visalia provides endless opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. The city is located just an hour away from the foothills and the mountains where you can enjoy great hiking and camping adventures; and a 2 hour drive to the coast for a weekend getaway! Join us in a city known for its strong sense of community, diverse dining options, and thriving arts scene. Visalia is the perfect place to live, work, and play! 

What's In It For You

Benefits include superior salary, medical benefits (including health, dental and vision), 401(k), employee assistance program (EAP), CE allowance, vacation, dues, liability coverage, and so much more. The base salary for this position can range between $125,000 - $185,000+ annually with production for a 40-hour work week (4 tens) and will be determined based on previous experience, skill set, and practice type. Total compensation may also include a sign-on bonus up to $50,000. 


Our practice has a positive, wellbeing-focused culture that we’d love to tell you about. Get the conversation started by applying today!


Companion Animal Medical Center