Veterinarian Jobs in Chula Vista, CA

Diagnose, treat, and prevent health problems in animals. Veterinarians administer diagnostic tests, prescribe medications, and perform surgeries for pets, livestock, and wildlife. They operate medical equipment such as X-ray and ultrasound machines precisely to produce clear and accurate results. They also interact regularly with owners and educate them on treatment plans as well as how to promote their animals’ day-to-day wellness.

Veterinarians may specialize depending on the type of animal they see. Possible areas of focus include equine care (horses), companion animals (domestic pets), and food animals (farm livestock). Alternatively, they might address health compliance (food safety and inspection veterinarians) or work in laboratories to examine human and animal health issues (research veterinarians). 

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Petco Animal Supplies, Inc - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
We're opening in the following locations near San Diego: San Marcos - Part-time, Associate Veterinarian opening available Lemon Grove - Full-time and part-time Associate Veterinarian and/or Hospital...
2 days ago
San Diego Bay Animal Hospital - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
If you are interested in partnering w... ith exemplary veterinarians and staff, please connect with one of our Recruitment team members listed in each job opening....
2 days ago
Amerivet - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
MUST SEE new partnership located in northern San Diego is looking to add an associate veterinarian to the team! This hospital will blow you away!...
1 day ago
Spring Valley Animal Medical Hospital - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Whether you are recently graduated or near retirement, our family style practice will remind you why you became a veterinarian....
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Petco - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Veterinarians needed new hospitals opening in the San Diego area! Up to $60k in bonuses available!...
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Poway, CA (24 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Lemon Grove, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - El Cajon, CA (15 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
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Vetco Clinics - Chula Vista, CA
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Spring Valley, CA (8 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Animal Emergency Clinic Of San Diego - Poway, CA (24 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Success in your role will be measured by: * Working closely with our technical staff to ensure optimal patient care and client satisfaction * Providing thorough and thoughtful client education * Adeptly...
4 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Overview Are you an enthusiastic veterinarian interested in serving a large, loyal client base with a collaborative team of veterinary professionals? Come visit San Diego Bay Animal Hospital!...
5 days ago
San Diego Bay Animal Hospital - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Are you an enthusiastic veterinarian interested in serving a large, loyal client base with a collaborative team of veterinary professionals? Come visit San Diego Bay Animal Hospital!...
5 days ago
National Marine Mammal Foundation, Inc - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Conservation Medicine Veterinarian National Marine Mammal Foundation, Inc....
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Veterinarian Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Mentorship At Work For Veterinarians
We are all mentors in the workplace. Some are much better than others. This course will help you become a better mentor regardless of your current level of proficiency. Mentorship is an essential...

Veterinary Assistant Series

If you love animals and have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant, the Veterinary Assistant Series may be perfect for you. Taught by a practicing veterinarian and college...


First Aid for Pets
This course is run by our veterinarian, Dr Katherine, and will equip pet owners with the basic knowledge they need to help their pets in emergencies. It includes a series of explanatory videos,...

Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Chula Vista, CA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinarian jobs in Chula Vista, CA as reported by the BLS.

$107,890

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinarian positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Chula Vista, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.1%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • Some High School (1.9%)
  • Some College (1.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Chula Vista, CA
  • None (37.8%)
  • 2-4 years (31.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (11.5%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 1-2 years (5.0%)
  • 8-10 years (2.8%)

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