VCA Old Canal Animal Hospital in Plainville, CT is seeking a Veterinarian interested in pursuing a leadership role to be our Medical Director.
We were recently refurbished with brand new exam rooms, treatment area, surgical and dental suites! Come and join a fabulous support staff team, who work well together!
About our Hospital:
- Open 6 days/week, Monday - Saturday
- 4 doctor practice including our MD
- Full digital radiography (including dental)
- Class IV Therapeutic Laser
- Fear-free Certified
- Acupuncture services
- NO on-call or emergency
- Just 20 minutes from our specialty referral hospital!
Come join us in Plainville, Connecticut! We are located in the beautiful central Connecticut region where we enjoy all four seasons throughout the year. This is the weekend adventurers paradise! We are nearby many outdoor and pet friendly hiking trails to enjoy fall colors and summer weather. We are close to a wide variety of shopping at the well known WestFarms Mall and Blueback Square. In the summer, we are close to the shoreline, Block Island, and Long Island for summer beach trips. We are also only a short 2 hour ride to both NYC and Boston for further entertainment - dont forget about the trains so you don't have to drive! If winter is your season, we are within a 2-3 hour ride of major ski slopes in northern Vermont and New Hampshire. If it's entertainment you love, aside from offerings in NYC and Boston, check out events at the XFINITY Theater in Hartford and local casino resorts Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods for never-ending fun! We also enjoy many Broadway musicals right in Hartford!
About the Position: This is an outstanding opportunity to continue practicing medicine while establishing the direction and medical quality of the hospital like an owner would, but without the risks of ownership. Plus, you'll have the solid backing of experts in Operations, Marketing, Human Resources, Payroll, and more, to help you succeed.
As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth.Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are: '¢ Network of 4,500+ doctors, including more than 600 Specialists. '¢ Largest provider of Private Practice Internships and Residencies in the U.S. '¢ WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff. '¢ Robust Clinical Studies program. '¢ Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities.
Benefits: We offer competitive compensation and great benefits for eligible employees, including medical/dental, generous personal pet care discounts and more