Medical Director - Veterinary Care Group - Astoria
Veterinary Care Group
Location: Astoria, New York
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: 15482
Veterinary Care Group – Astoria is hiring a Managing Veterinarian!
Salaries starting at $120k, plus production and bonus (based on experience)
Up to $50k sign on bonus/relocation assistance offered!
What we offer YOU
Competitive base salary with production-based bonus
Highly competitive compensation package including; Medical, dental, and vision coverage, 15 days of paid time off, sick time, annual CE days and budget, paid licensure and memberships, matching 401K, generous pet discount, and bereavement leave
Advanced training opportunities (leadership, mentorship, dental, surgical)
Positive, collaborative culture that emphasizes teamwork and supports personal growth
Autonomy to practice medicine the way you know best
A robust team of veterinarians who work closely together and share ideas
Work-life balance is a priority for all
Regular Team building events & outings
Additional choice of sign on bonus:
Extra $2500 sign on bonus
$3000 additional CE allowance in your first year
3 additional vacation days per year
3 night vacation for 2 at the Mohawk Mountain House – includes room and $1000 dollars for food, beverage, and amenities
Digital dental radiographs
Complete in-house laboratory, as well as Antech referral lab
Dedicated surgery suite
Skills and 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 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.
Who We Are
Our Astoria location has been part of the community for several years and holds an integral part of the community. Our clients are our neighbors (literally!), and we take care of each other. Our hospital is built on having amazing relationships with our patients. We are looking to add a DVM to our ever-growing practice. With access to the MTA NYC Transit, Museum of Moving Image, and an endless number of restaurants, everyone is always talking about Astoria being the place to be. Astoria is easily commutable by train or car and is only 20 minutes from Manhattan. With our vibrant and diverse community, Astoria is the heart of Queens, and VCG Astoria is a part of that.
Veterinary Care Group started out as an idea by veterinary professionals who were passionate about their work and were looking to change the current veterinary experience by creating a fulfilling journey to build long-lasting relationships with clients and their pets. At VCG, we believe in people power! Veterinary care is a noble profession, and everything starts with the heart: Love, Honesty, Teamwork, and Dedication.
What Our Clients Think
“Awesome group of vets and nurses. They're super helpful, very responsive, and they even check in on your pets after a procedure or vaccinations to make sure everything is ok. Thanks y'all!”
“Your staff was so kind, courteous and so attentive to our [pet]. Even though he was a bit nervous, you were so professional and caring to put him and us at ease. He is coming around nicely. Thank all of you for your professional and caring service we received for [our pet].”
“When it comes to my fur baby's health concerns, Veterinary Care Group - Astoria is the Best and Most Trusted Place... The Service is Polite, Professional and Top Notch. I definitely recommend it to others for their fur babies health concerns”
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.