Medical Director | Up to $20k sign-on and $30k retention bonus
Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Internal Number: 3622
Medical Director/Managing Veterinarian – No weekends, large sign-on bonus
Veterinary Services is looking for an energetic and compassionate Managing Veterinarian to lead our team! Veterinary Services offers care for dogs, cats and rabbits, including puppy and kitten vaccinations, pet dental care, senior wellness exam, preventative medicine, radiography, ultrasound, surgery and much more. We strive to keep a relaxed and friendly culture, and personable work environment in which all employees feel valued because each member of our team is important to the hospital. We love what we do, and it shows, as we have won the Fort Wayne Reader’s Choice award 10 out of 12 years!
Veterinary Services, we are looking for a Managing Doctor who looks forward to taking on challenging cases, mentoring associates, and collaborating with the veterinary team. The Medical Director is responsible for providing medical leadership for the hospital, managing associate veterinarians, and assuring regulatory compliance relating to the practice of veterinary medicine. We are seeking a veterinarian with at least 5 years of experience and a strong interest in wellness, medicine, general surgery, and the desire to educate and build a strong relationship with our team and clients.
What we offer:
Above Market Salary - starting at $105,000
Employer-paid health insurance, short term disability insurance and life insurance
Sign-on bonus - up to $20k
Longevity bonus - up to $30k
Relocation bonus - in-state offered, $10k guaranteed for candidates relocating from out-of-state
401(K) - with company match program
Insurance- Medical, Dental, Vision, & Malpractice
Continuing Education Allowance
Paid dues for AVMA, IVMA, State license and DEA dues
Opportunities for growth and advancement
Paid parental leave
Paid vacation and sick time
Unlimited love and kisses from our fury friends
Welcome to Fort Wayne!
If you love to eat out, we have a plethora of delicious restaurants, microbreweries, and many other great locally owned businesses. If you love shopping, Fort Wayne has an excellent downtown district ripe with fantastic shops and boutiques. Fort Wayne is famous for our three rivers and we have a state of the art, beautiful, and wonderfully relaxing promenade park that really shows off the river downtown and connects to many walking paths that intertwine throughout the city. Love sports? We have a single A baseball team (Tincaps), an NBA G-league team (Mad Ants), and an ECHL Hockey team (Komets). Most importantly, we are a three-time All America City Award winner and are consistently sited for our high quality of life, low cost of living, and warm Hoosier Hospitality! It’s a perfect place to have a fun night out on the town, meet friendly people, enjoy the great outdoors, start a family, and build a career in veterinary medicine!
Skills and Basic Qualifications
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university - required
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Indiana by start date - required
5 years of experience as Veterinarian - preferred
1 year of supervisory experience in a similar capacity - preferred
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding the veterinary code of ethics.
Delegates tasks and achieves results with hospital team members.
Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
Leads employees by coaching, correcting, developing, and motivating them to achieve success.
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.