VCA Boulevard Animal Hospital is seeking a Medical Director to join our multi-doctor, AAHA-accredited hospital. We are looking for an exceptional Veterinarian to lead and mentor our team of professional Associate Veterinarians at our large general practice.
The City of Newport News sits on a prime vantage point where the James River meets the Chesapeake Bay, in the heart of one of the most historic and beautiful areas of the United States. Steeped in history, ours is a community of various trades, including shipbuilding, international commerce, research, and technology. Our economy is strengthened by the strong military presence in Hampton Roads. From our central Coastal Virginia location, you can experience ships, history, and the great outdoors. Enjoy one of our many scenic parks filled with every activity imaginable, from hiking, camping, fishing, canoeing, golf, and more to fun-filled attractions that let you get up close and personal with nature and Virginia's wildlife. Numerous historical sites and recreational activities within the greater Hampton Roads area are only a short drive away, including Virginia Beach, Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown, Busch Gardens, and the Yorktown Battlefields. Drive a little farther, and North Carolina's Outer Banks, the Blue Ridge and Shenandoah mountains, and Washington, D.C., are popular weekend getaways.
VCA Boulevard has proudly served in our community for over 35 years, earning a reputation for excellent patient care and customer service. We have had the pleasure of providing medical care for the Newport News Police Department K9 Unit for more than 13 years and have developed a fantastic partnership with the Peninsula SPCA. At the heart of everything we do are the relationships we form with our clients and patients by providing exceptional patient care, unparalleled customer service, and continuous learning to achieve long-term success. If you share these core values and would like to become part of a collaborative and supportive team environment, we invite you to grow and evolve with us.
Our well-maintained, large facility includes digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound machine, sizeable surgical suite separate dog and cat waiting rooms and exam rooms, large boarding facility, and grooming suite. VCA Boulevard has a fully equipped lab, capable of running in-house lab work in addition to having a fully stocked pharmacy.
Our compassionate team is committed to providing the best client and patient care. VCA Boulevard employees 3 Licensed Veterinary Technicians, 6 Veterinary Assistants, 4 Client Service Representatives, 3 Kennel Assistants, a Groomer, an Office Manager, a Hospital Manager, and 4 Veterinarian
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 & Wellness
Innovative associate health and wellbeing department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)
Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days
WOOF University - offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
VCA Academy's Mentorship Program - participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting
Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
100% paid professional liability coverage
100% paid life insurance
100% paid short-term disability insurance
Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists
Internal Number: R-45686
About VCA Animal Hospitals
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®.