Companion Animal Hospital is looking for a veterinarian to join our team as Medical Director! Located on Mission Street in Westside Santa Cruz, Companion is a full-service animal hospital and veterinary office whose mission is to provide the highest standard of quality and compassion in veterinary care for pet patients, as well as provide informative and supportive services for clients.
We are a well-equipped hospital, allowing our doctors to provide excellent care utilizing our in-house labs, digital radiology, cold laser therapy, and digital dental radiology. Our perfect candidate for Medical Director would enjoy problem solving, and feel confident with independent decision making. The Medical Director will ensure medical standards and quality of care, while working with other DVMs to institute medical protocols. Effective and compassionate communcation with clients and staff is an essential skill. This position is 90% clinical and 10% adminstrative.
Santa Cruz is known for its moderate climate, natural environment, coastline, and redwood forests. The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is California's oldest amusement park and a designated State Historic Landmark. Santa Cruz has 11 world-class surf breaks, including the point breaks over rock bottoms near Steamer Lane and Pleasure Point, which create some of the best surfing waves in the world. Other watersports are plentiful, including fishing, sailing, stand up paddle boarding, and paddling. If you prefer to stay dry, there are many opportunities for hiking, camping, cycling and disk golf. Art fairs, musical acts, and theater round out the Santa Cruz experience. If you are interested in living and working between the redwoods and the deep blue sea, let's talk about your next job!
We value a good work/life balance, so strive to offer benefits and scheduling that resonate with our doctors. We offer a complete benefits package with health and disability insurance, 401k, generous CE, and relocation assistance. For more information, or a confidential career discussion, please apply online at www.petvetcareers.com or email your resume to Dr Shannon Bass at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Companion Animal Hospital
At PetVet Care Centers, our hospitals are managed locally and supported globally through our connected network. We are a group of over 180 hospitals across the country, comprised of general practices, emergency hospitals and specialty centers.
Medical decisions, hiring plans, and inventory choices are made locally. We support individualized special interests, and encourage doctors to continue learning and advancing their skill sets. We offer a top notch benefits package, including generous CE allowances. We want you to take pride in your workplace, and are committed to reinvestment in equipment and facility maintenance, so your environment allows you to practice high-quality medicine.
We are interested in partnering with amazing practices and exemplary veterinarians and staff, in order to provide complete veterinary care in your community.