VCA Big Lake Animal Hospital located in Big Lake, Alaska is looking for a Veterinary Medical Director who enjoys practicing general practice medicine with a cohesive, tenured team.
VCA Big Lake Animal Hospital is very fortunate to have a fully staffed, experienced support staff that helps the day run smoothly allowing our veterinarians to focus on practicing medicine. This is an opportunity to help lead this team and help them grow and to integrate more into the community.
The Medical Director role is a full-time position. Our veterinarians typically work four days per week with rotating Saturdays. We are closed on Sunday.
This is an outstanding opportunity for a motivated veterinarian to continue practicing medicine while establishing the direction and medical quality of the hospital like a practice owner. Plus, you'll have the solid backing of experts in Operations, Marketing, Human Resources, Payroll, and more, to help you succeed.
Big Lake is a small, tight knit community that maintains its rural feel while still being very close to a wide variety of outdoor activities year-round and big city experiences are less than an hour away as well. It is a terrific town for families, and we look forward to becoming a close partner with the community in the years to come.
As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:
Health & Well-being
Innovative associate health and well-being department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.