Small Animal Medical Director Veterinarian Job, Colorado, USA - Colorado

$250k and above DOE plus bonus potential - Small - Veterinarian
Ref: 8599 Date Posted: Thursday 02 Jun 2022
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Salary: $250k and above DOE plus bonus potential 

Package: Exciting benefits package including Health, dental, vision insurance, Paid parental vacation and sick leave, Flexible scheduling for work/life balance, Competitive Base Salary, Quarterly Production Bonus, 401(k) with Employer Match and many more. 

Type of Work: Small Animal Associate Veterinarian 

Job Details:  This Veterinary Hospital, located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is looking for a Medical Director to join their amazing team!

Are you interested in furthering your career and transitioning into a senior leadership position? Are you passionate about team-building and organizational culture? Are you seeking a position that allows you to train and mentor veterinary staff? This Veterinary Hospital is seeking an ambitious and team-oriented veterinarian to be their Medical Director. At least 3-5 years of experience as a veterinarian and previous leadership experience is preferred.

In this role, the Medical Director will provide a variety of animal healthcare duties in the hospital, as well as management, mentorship, and career development for veterinarian staff. Moreover, this individual will ensure the regulatory compliance of the animal hospital as well as develop, approve, and maintain veterinary standards of care for all patients. The Medical Director is also responsible for ensuring an environment of positive teamwork within hospital staff. Active and productive collaboration between staff members is critical to the success of this position!

They are a full-service small animal hospital that treats dogs, cats, and also see exotics, including small mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and birds.

They have phenomenal, experienced support staff who are crucial to the success of patient and client care. Every doctor is well-supported by 3 technicians and assistants, as well as technicians in surgery and in the lab.

The practice is open Monday – Friday, 7 am to 5:30 pm and Saturdays, 8 am to 1 pm. There are usually 5 doctors working each day, with 4 seeing appointments and 1 in surgery. On appointment days their doctors work from either 8 am - 5pm or 8:30 – 5:30 pm, with an hour lunch break mid-day. On their surgery day, doctors typically come in at 7 am, start cutting by 8 am and are usually able to leave by 4 pm. 

Colorado Springs is an amazing location for all ages! Located along the Front Range, they have amazing views of the southern Rocky Mountains, including Pikes Peak. You can see Pikes Peak out of their hospital’s front window. There are endless outdoor activities like trail running, hiking, cycling, and rock climbing.

Ideal qualifications:

  • Colorado Veterinary License – active and in good standing
  • Previous Medical Director and leadership experience preferred, but not required
  • Experience in surgery and dentistry
  • High clinical standards - Committed to compassionate, exceptional veterinary care
  • Dedicated to building a progressive and united culture  
  • Exceptional communication skills, energetic, organized, detail-oriented and outgoing
  • Enjoys client and team-facing interactions
  • A willingness to learn and grow using MVP’s available training resources
  • Passionate about teaching leadership skills and mentoring staff


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