If you’re passionate about caring for animals, great at communicating with co-workers and customers, and enthusiastic about a career in veterinary medicine, we want to talk to you! We’re frequently hiring for the positions described below.

To apply, send an email directly to riverroadah@comcast.net. Please identify your desired position in the email’s Subject line, tell us a little about yourself and your career goals in the email body, and include your resume (in pdf or Word format) as an attachment.

FT Veterinarian


River Road Animal Hospital is a small animal, general practice providing quality medicine in a compassionate environment for nearly 30 years.  We have 5 full-time veterinarians and are searching for an additional associate to expand our practice.  River Road Animal Hospital is located in Puyallup, WA – at the foot of Mount Rainier in the beautiful Puget Sound region.  Sound Transit’s Sounder train also provides an easy commute from both Tacoma and Seattle.  Great parks, excellent K-12 schools and a modern regional medical center are some of the amenities appreciated by residents and visitors alike.

What We Can Offer

We offer tools to allow you to practice quality medicine including ultrasound, digital radiographs and dental radiographs. Most importantly, we also have a terrific team of experienced support staff.  Our compensation and benefit plans are generous, competitive and commensurate with experience, including:

  • Quality mentorship
  • Generous compensation package
  • Medical, dental, vision, life, short- and long-term disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan with employer matching
  • AVMA PLIT liability insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Continuing Education allowance
  • Reimbursement for licensure and dues

What You Can Offer

The ideal candidate would be friendly, compassionate and motivated to care for pets and people.  The freedom to pursue your niche in veterinary medicine is encouraged and new graduates are welcome to apply – we can offer quality mentorship!