Veterinary Medical Director
CARE Veterinary Center has an exciting opportunity for a Specialty or Emergency Veterinary Medical Director.
Our facility is a 24/7, 365 day a year emergency hospital that also houses board-certified specialists in internal medicine, surgery, and cardiology.
The Medical Director is a working member of the team with an additional incentive program as part of the compensation package.
The successful candidate will be a personable team player who is friendly, approachable, and has a client-centric approach to specialty care.
- Minimum of 3-years veterinary experience in an ER or Specialty setting
- Strong medical, teamwork, communication, and organizational skills.
- Interest in building and nurturing relationships with our on-site and referring veterinarians. Provide leadership, staff development, and accountability in accordance with our policies/procedures.
Our practice enjoys a strong referral base and support from our local and surrounding primary care veterinarians. The team includes Emergency, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, and Surgery (orthopedic & soft tissue), plus a wonderful staff of exceptional Veterinary Technicians and Technician Assistants.
Our facility is fully equipped with an 8-Slice CT, HBOT, digital radiography, GE ultrasound units, full endoscopy equipment, Surgical suite—along with a full rehabilitation unit with an underwater treadmill.
The region has several blue-ribbon schools, plus a thriving performing arts area. For your recreational needs, there is the C&O Canal Trail, which runs for 184 miles from Washington, DC all the way to Cumberland, MD. Close to historic Harpers Ferry, WV where John Brown’s raid on the Armory occurred, Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg, MD and Pack Horse Ford in Shepherdstown, WV, the region has endless opportunities to experience the rich history of our nation’s past. And don’t forget our professional sports teams! The Redskins and The Ravens for Football, The Wizards for basketball, The Capitals for hockey, DC United for soccer, and The Nationals and Orioles for baseball. Nestled just outside the hustle and bustle of two major cities, you get the charm of a small town with access to all the excitement our neighbors have to offer.
With the support of the entire hospital staff you will carry out CARE’s promise to our clients: making their pet’s health our top priority and excellent service our goal.
Care Veterinary Center is part of Thrive Pet Healthcare and proud to offer industry-leading support for our team members:
- Competitive compensation
- Work-Life Balance!
- Relocation Assistance Package
- Health benefits (vision/dental/life insurance too)
- Generous paid parental leave
- Annual CE Stipend and more!
- 401k w/ employer match
- Annual Paid Time Off
- Additional family & furry care support options, including veterinary care discounts.
You take great care of pets. We take great care of YOU!
For more information about this exciting opportunity, contact Tracy Skellen at [email protected]
At Thrive Pet Healthcare, we celebrate and embrace the uniqueness and diversity of all of 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.