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Emergency Veterinarian

You love animals. You love veterinary medicine. But do you love your job?

We ask because…you deserve to.

Are you a talented veterinarian with emergency & critical care experience, a stellar attitude, and a powerful desire to work for the best team in the veterinary industry. If you are, then we need to talk.

We want to hire you! We are Summit Veterinary Referral Center, located in gorgeous Tacoma, Washington. Our emergency and specialty hospital is the region's premiere tertiary referral center, and our thriving team consists of Criticalists, Emergency Doctors, Anesthesiologist, Oncologists, Ophthalmologists, Radiologists, Cardiologists, Surgeons, Internists and Neurologists. And all these folks want to collaborate with you.

We want to inspire you! Our culture is all about collaboration, and a thriving passion for best medicine. We embrace your learning and development with a robust CE budget and the chance for you to help deliver CE to our veterinary community. We strive for sustainable excellence with multiple structures in place to aid in reducing burnout and helping you live your best life!

We want to reward you! Our ER doctors enjoy a flexible work schedule, paid vacation days, and a robust CE/benefit plan. We offer a guaranteed salary with additional production-based pay. We’ll tell you all about it. You can love your job.

We want to collaborate with you! Grand rounds occur daily and our specialists are regularly available to consult on cases (even in the middle of the night). We have 7 surgical suites, CT/MRI, endoscopy, telemetry, digital radiography, echocardiography, ultrasound, fluoroscopy and more.

We want to support you! With 50 certified LVT’s and a robust in-house veterinary assistant program – we’ve got your back. Our technician staff is highly skilled, and able to manage complex critical cases including those on mechanical ventilation, continuous thoracic drainage, and a whole lot more.

We want to thrive with you! We have grown steadily in our 11-year history, but we are still a young developing practice with a lot of heart. We need talented folks like you and your friends (don’t worry…we have PLENTY of room to fit in more folks like you) to help us keep growing, thriving, and delivering the absolute best in patient and client care.

Love your job again. Come work at Summit!


For immediate consideration please send your CV directly to Brianna Lotierzo at

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