VCA Animal Care Center of Sonoma County is seeking a full-time Hospital Manager to join our multi-specialty, 24-hour emergency and referral practice in Rohnert Park, California
Company Info: VCA Inc. owns, operates, and manages the largest network of freestanding veterinary hospitals and veterinary clinical reference laboratories in North America, with over 900 hospitals located in the U.S. states and Canada, and more than 55 clinical laboratories. VCA is also a leading supplier of diagnostic imaging equipment to the veterinary industry, as well as operating a franchisor of premier dog daycare facilities.
Direct and develop the veterinary, technical and service teams towards the goal of quality patient care and excellent client service.
Assist in the formulation of objectives and practices to ensure efficient and successful hospital operations.
Oversee the performance review cycle to ensure associates are receiving feedback and have the ability to work towards performance improvement.
Model an owner mentality by demonstrating a willingness to assist all associates in making the practice a success; invest the necessary amount of time to accomplish the required responsibilities and ensure the smooth operation of the hospital.
Positively represent the hospital and VCA in the professional community and to the general public.
Availability to work some weekends or extended hours in order to support the 24/7 nature of the hospital.
Skills and Qualifications
Bachelor degree in business, health, veterinary sciences or other related field.
Strong people leadership skill set with experience forging and developing high performing teams.
Minimum of 3 years of experience in operations management in a medical care facility with profit and loss responsibility.
Person of high moral integrity and capable of building trusting relationships with internal stakeholders.
Human Resource prowess.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, especially to a diverse range of audiences and settings.
The ability to make decisions, delegate responsibility and achieve results by empowering other hospital leaders and team members.
Must be able to handle multiple tasks and deal with an environment of changing priorities.
Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a friendly, positive attitude.
Status as a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager or ability and interest to attain it.
Internal Number: R-28909
About VCA Animal Care Center of Sonoma County
VCA (WOOF on NASDAQ) is a leading provider of pet health care services in the country delivered through our family of over 680 small animal veterinary hospitals (VCA Animal Hospitals) in the US and Canada, our preeminent nationwide clinical laboratory system that services all 50 states and Canada (Antech Diagnostics), and the leading animal diagnostic imaging company in the market (Sound).VCA has an excellent reputation in the pet health care industry and many things of which to be proud. We have established the largest small animal private practice post-graduate education program for veterinarians in the world, and employ the largest group of veterinary specialists of any veterinary care company. We are proud to have over 3,000 veterinarians, and more than 14,000 skilled pet care providers, support staff and managers on our team - all working to ensure that patient care, accurate and timely diagnostics, and quality medical outcomes are job #1.