About Banfield Pet Hospital
News & Updates
December 21, 2021
Thank you to everyone who reviewed us on Comparably and named Banfield one of the Best Companies for Women in 2021! We are proud to provide a culture that uplifts women, and are humbled that our associates feel that Banfield is a great place for women to grow and advance their careers. A big thank you to all of our associates for being you, and leaving open and honest reviews! #BestCompanyForWomen #Comparably #BanfieldCareers
It’s not just a job – Working at Banfield Pet Hospital
When you work at Banfield Pet Hospital, you're not just doing a job, you're embarking with us on a quality journey. For us, about evolving the veterinary medicine profession, while extending the careers of the people who care for the pets we love. And it’s a movement we are proud to be part of. We offer a range of career opportunities for veterinarians, certified veterinary technicians, hospital associates, field leaders and corporate roles at our Central Team Support home office.
Diversity & Inclusion at Banfield Pet Hospital
Diversity Programs & Initiatives Banfield is a community of people characterized by diversity of thought, background, preferences and approach, and banded together by our commitment to our purpose: A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS. Our pledge, achieved through the health and well-being of our associates, is to create an inclusive environment where all associates can be themselves, so that we can find value in our differences. All of our associates are encouraged to support and participate in any of our Diversity Resource Groups (DRGs). Learn more about our efforts to create an inclusive work environment at https://www.comparably.com/news/10-companies-with-impactful-di-initiatives-heres-what-theyre-doing/ Follow our EI D journey on social: #InclusionatBanfield #InclusionIsOurChoice
Who We Are
Our Purpose At Banfield, we are defining the future of pet health and wellness. It’s about helping make better lives for pets, while extending the careers of the people who care for them. And it’s a movement we are proud to be part of. Our Culture We offer a team-oriented environment where you are valued and your opinions matter. As the world's largest veterinary practice, we have the potential to make a greater positive impact than any other practice. We can only get there with associates fully committed to moving the pet health care industry forward. Our Principles Banfield, like our parent company, Mars Incorporated, shares special values called The Five Principles: Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom. We are looking for associates who understand that our principles are the foundation of our culture and approach to business.
Compelled by the desire to make a better world for pets, all associates are called to contribute to our practice through their own expertise, skill and passion. But regardless of our roles, we support one another so that together, we can support our clients with world-class veterinary care. We truly believe that we can continue to raise the bar for pet health care. From the front desks and exam rooms to our home office in Portland, Oregon, every Banfield associate contributes to our mission. Veterinarians: Providing preventive care and numerous veterinary services to pets in neighborhoods throughout the country, our veterinarians are critical to our practice and the communities they serve. This is why we provide them with the resources, equipment, research and continuing education they need to stay at the forefront of high-quality, evidence-based veterinary medicine. Certified Veterinary Technicians: Our certified veterinary technicians play an important hands-on role in each and every one of our hospitals. With responsibilities ranging from vaccinations to surgical assistance to client communication, our skilled technicians are an integral part of hospital services and client experience. Hospital Staff: Often the first face a client sees, our hospital team plays a critical role in managing the efficiency of our day-to-day operations. If you are passionate about preventive pet health care and want to work alongside dedicated industry experts in a fun, team environment while making a difference in the lives of pets and the clients we serve, we welcome you to explore a variety of positions at local hospitals, including: - Practice Managers - Veterinary Assistants - Client Service Coordinators Field Leaders: Offering support at a local level, our Medical Directors, Field Directors and Learning Managers coach and train hospital associates to ensure that the highest standards of quality veterinary care and business practices are being carried out across every neighborhood location. Home Office: From our in-house research and medicine teams to our learning and development department, our headquarters in Portland, Oregon is dedicated to supporting our hospitals and the clients they serve. Whether you are seeking entry-level employment or senior management career opportunities, our home office features fields such as marketing, information technology, recruiting and more. And we all work toward one goal—making a better world for pets.
Working at Banfield Supporting our clients means supporting our associates. We’ve built a structure that includes leadership and support at the hospital level, in the field and at our Corporate headquarters, all with one goal in mind: to help you focus on delivering quality care for all pets and compassionate experiences for all pet owners. We offer a collaborative, team-oriented environment and are committed to developing our associates, offering a healthy work/life balance and giving back to the communities where we live, work and play. Banfield believes in rewarding our associates for their dedication and commitment to bettering the lives of pets and their people. That’s why we offer a competitive compensation package and a full range of benefits that promotes healthy living, financial security and peace of mind. Benefits include: - An excellent total rewards package - Educational and development opportunities - Free enrollment in a Banfield Optimum Wellness Plan® for up to three pets - A team environment where your skills will be respected and utilized