West Coast Animal Veterinary Emergency Specialty Hospital (WAVES) is a brand new independent emergency and multi-specialty hospital in Victoria BC open since April 2019. We are currently recruiting experienced Small Animal Emergency Veterinarians. WAVES is located in the heart of the West Shore, approximately 20 minutes from downtown Victoria. If you love the outdoors, and are looking for year-round recreation opportunities with a flexible schedule, then this is the place for you!

WAVES offers 24/7 care along side boarded specialists in critical care, surgery, internal medicine, interventional radiology/endoscopy and offer certified rehabilitation services. The beautiful new 9,700 sq foot hospital features an in-house lab, dedicated ICU, digital radiology, ultrasound, in-house CT, endoscopy, fluoroscopy, underwater treadmill, and 3 fully equipped surgical suites. We are equipped to handle high acuity cases from all over Vancouver Island.

Previous ER experience, especially internship training, is an asset but mentorship will be provided regardless of prior experience for the right candidate. Shift work including nights, weekends, and holidays will be required in order to offer 24/7 emergency coverage. Overall, the position offers flexibility in scheduling and allows for ample time to spend with family or pursue hobbies.     

If you are looking to be part of an amazing team that provides compassionate patient and client care, exceptional medicine, with great benefits, please email us at: