Managing Veterinarian (Medical Director) | Portland Metro Area
Location: Portland, Oregon
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: 21314
We are seeking experienced veterinarians to LEAD our premier veterinary hospitals in the greater Portland Metro Area (current opportunities listed below). Each of our hospitals is unique, but we all share the same vision of providing outstanding care to our patients and clients while providing the support and resources that our doctors deserve.
Here is what you can expect from NVA and our hospitals:
Top of the market earning potential and full benefits which include a 401k plan with match.
Competitive sign-on incentives including starting bonuses, relocation bonuses, and retention bonuses.
State-of-the-art equipment and if we don’t have it, let’s find a way to support you and acquire it!
Work/Life balance so that you can thrive in your career and your personal life
Continued education support, both financially and with dedicated paid time away
Current opportunities in the Portland Metro Area:
Tigard Animal Hospital – Managing Veterinarian - Tigard, OR
Laurelwood Animal Hospital – Managing Veterinarian – Beaverton, OR
Lombard Animal Hospital – Managing Veterinarian – Portland, OR
About the role:
The Managing Veterinarian is responsible for providing medical leadership for the hospital, managing associate veterinarians, and assuring regulatory compliance relating to the practice of veterinary medicine. The Managing Veterinarian is also responsible for creating an environment of teamwork in which quality medicine is delivered.
In partnership with the Hospital Manager, the Managing Veterinarian is responsible for the financial performance of the hospital, preparing operating and capital budgets, and meeting budget expectations. In addition, the Hospital Manager and Managing Veterinarian are responsible for directing staff and the overall management of the practice, under the direction of NVA Divisional Leadership.
Advancing Medical Care
Leading Staff and Practice
Growing the Practice
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which the applicant is to be employed
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding the veterinary code of ethics
The ability to delegate responsibility and achieve results with hospital team members
Capable of quality decision making
The ability to coach, correct, develop, and motivate employees
Demonstrates excellent time and task management
Demonstrates professional and courteous presentation with staff and clients
Please apply through the link for any of the opportunities listed above. We will be in touch to discuss your priorities and identify which opportunity is the best fit!
NVA General Practice is a leading veterinary community of over 1,200 independently managed hospitals united in the love of animals and the people who love them. Committed to serving the needs of pet owners in local communities around the world, NVA General Practice is driven by a mission to improve the comfort and well-being of pets through progressive and compassionate care.
Our network of hospitals creates an integrated community of medical expertise and collaboration, enabling continuous growth and learning for our animal care teams.
For more information, visit www.nva.com.