Harbor Animal Hospital in Winthrop Harbor, IL is seeking a Medical Director / Managing Veterinarian that thrives in a fast paced environment and values client and patient service! Up to $20,000 sign on bonus!
Why Harbor Animal Hospital?
We’re focused on making sure our hospital has the right tools to allow our doctor and medical staff the ability to provide excellent service and care. In addition to diagnostic and preventative services, our hospital is equipped with digital radiography, digital dental radiography, in-house labs, ultrasound, echocardiogram, SNAPshot Dx Analyzer, and VetStat Electrolyte and Blood Gas Analyzer.
Who are we looking for?
Not only do you love dogs and cats, but you are enthusiastic about surgery and have the basics (spay, neuter, dentistry, tumor removals, etc.) covered. You are focused on providing excellent client communication and are committed to delivering the best possible care to the animals of our community.
In addition to joining our team as an associate veterinarian, the ideal candidate is a strong leader who is excited about leading our team, driving the growth of our hospital, and furthering our hospital's commitment to our clients and patients. The Medical Director will set and review SOP's, establish and drive the direction and medical quality of our hospital, manage our doctor team, and support the management of the office staff. The Medical Director will receive a stipend in addition to their base salary.
Our team wants you to know...
On average, our doctors and staff have worked at Harbor Animal Hospital for 13 years! This shows our longstanding commitment to our team, our family-like culture, and dedication to professional growth and continuing education.
Opportunity for Ownership As part of our commitment to ensuring veterinary ownership in a changing landscape, our new associate has the opportunity to become an owner within the first two years of employment.
State Veterinary Board License must be in good standing for the state in which they intend to be hired, prior to their start date.
DVM, VMD, or equivalent Veterinarian Doctoral degree
Flexible work schedule, with availability to work some weekends and holidays
We’re dedicated to your well-being and offer a comprehensive package and professional development opportunities to support your work and home life. These include:
Competitive base salary + production
Medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents
Paid time off for full-time employees
Continuing education allowance
We’ll cover your dues, license fees, and AVMA PLIT
Up to a $20,000 Signing Bonus
Looking to relocate?
We are a full service animal hospital located in Winthrop Harbor, IL, on the northern border of Illinois and directly in the middle of two beautiful cities: Milwaukee and Chicago. Our area boasts many outdoor recreation opportunities and we have the largest marina in the Great Lakes—a boater or fisherman’s dream come true!
About Harbor Animal Hospital
Veterinary Practice Partners (VPP) is a trusted business partner to veterinarians. We co-own practices in partnership with veterinarians, and work relentlessly to grow and manage each practice, while retaining its unique identity and culture. VPP’s family of practices has enjoyed industry-leading growth and profitability improvements. Our team has deep experience in driving sustained, above-average revenue growth, cultivating exceptional practice staff, and overseeing back-office operations, including marketing, finance, accounting and human resources. Veterinarians partner with us because we enable them to focus on delivering high-quality patient care and foster lasting relationships with pet owners, while remaining owners in the practices they have committed a lifetime to building.