Emergency Veterinarian - Capital Veterinary Specialists, Jax

Veterinarian - ER Jacksonville, Florida


Position at Thrive Pet Healthcare

Capital Veterinary Specialist, Jax, located in the Jacksonville, FL, is currently seeking a full-time, ER Veterinarian to join our team.



At Capital Veterinary Specialists you’ll feel the warmth and openness of a unique clinic while having the opportunity and We are a specialty referral practice that offers Surgery, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Canine Rehabilitation and 24 hr Emergency Services. Our charter is to be at the forefront of all advancements in veterinary science and to provide compassionate, multidisciplinary specialist care.. We also promise to continue our collaborative research, continuing veterinary education, and knowledge sharing among colleagues.


The Jacksonville area is unique and has some attractions that you don’t want to miss.  The beaches and thriving sports culture, Jacksonville offers a lot of experiences for residents and visitors. Florida has more than 1300 miles of coastline so if you find yourself a water enthusiast or even someone that enjoys museums, markets and shopping, you can immerse yourself into all of these amazing adventures. 



  • Build relationships with colleagues, clients, and support staff to ensure a compassionate and collaborative work environment.
  • Motivated to foster a learning environment for colleagues, support staff, and veterinary students visiting the hospital.
  • Triage and facilitate treatment plans for emergency patients.
  • Continue care of specialty patients who are hospitalized overnight and on weekends.
  • Maintain complete and accurate medical records.
  • Provide clear and complete communication to clients and support staff.
  • Communicate with referral partners (verbally and with referral letters)
  • Attend morning rounds to collaborate with specialists on the currently hospitalized patients.
  • Maintain a positive and supportive work culture.
  • Support the hospital's Fear-Free culture and commitment.


You take great care of Animals. We take great care of YOU!

Benefits – our care in action- Some of these benefits are for PT and FT Associates only. 

We believe in supporting people as individuals and designed our benefits to address all aspects of your well-being. Here, you’ll have the quality of life (and work) to meet your unique needs.  

We center our benefits around...  

  • Family support and wellness so that you have security and support no matter the size and shape of your family 
  • Financial stability so that you feel confident in your future 
  • Mental health & well-being, as we recognize and offer resources to alleviate the unique challenges that come in veterinary care 
  • Educational support because knowledge isn’t just power, it’s fundamental  

Plus, we have a Medical Excellence & Education platform including a Clinical Research Committee, Specialty Directors Board, Doctor Mentorship Committee, and more! This platform is designed to support and empower you with the knowledge, tools, and resources to strengthen and nurture your professional journey.



  • Competitive compensation (no negative accrual)
  • Relocation assistance available
  • Health benefits (vision/dental/life insurance too)
  • 401k w/ employer match
  • Mental health support; 24/7 Lyra Health
  • 8-weeks paid parental leave
  • Paid PURRental leave for a newly adopted pet
  • Bereavement leave to include loss of pet leave
  • Annual paid time off
  • Generous employee pet discounts
  • Annual CE stipend and dedicated CE PTO
  • Hospital is stocked with fresh snacks and beverages for staff to enjoy regularly

 And so much More! 


For more information, contact [email protected].

At Thrive Pet Healthcare, we celebrate and embrace the uniqueness and diversity of all our team members, pet parents, and pets. We strive to create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture where all team members belong and feel empowered.