Vetco Total Care is growing and we’re looking for an Area Medical Director in the Northern, CA area to oversee our general practice Vetco Total Care hospitals.
This position offers the rare opportunity to help build out brand-new hospitals and develop fantastic, cohesive and passionate hospital teams. When our veterinary team created this veterinary model, their goal was to build something great for the profession.
Our Associate Doctors Enjoy:
A unique bonus that puts emphasis on high-quality care not sales
Work-life balance through an open time off plan which doesn’t limit the number of days taken off per year
The ability to practice autonomous medicine as we have no formal protocols.
Some of our Area Medical Director benefits include:
Competitive salary and eligible for an annual bonus
Medical, Dental and Vision and 401k with match
Open Time Off
Paid Parental Leave
Petco Store and Hospital Discounts
Area Medical Director Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Lead and provide management to all hospitals in assigned area to drive hospital growth and deliver performance objectives
Manage, develop and provide mentorship to hospital veterinarians as well as any relief doctors who provide doctor services
Act as the primary medical point of contact for all Petco owned hospitals within assigned area and ensure compliance with hospital policies and procedures and with local, state, and federal laws
Requirements and Licensure include but not limited to:
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from an AVMA-accredited veterinary school or its equivalent
Active licensure as a veterinarian without contingencies in the states in which the assigned hospitals are located or ability to obtain by start date
Current DEA license
Current Controlled Substance License, if applicable, in states in which the assigned hospitals are located or ability to obtain by start date
USDA Category I Accreditation or completion within two months of hire date
At least 2 years of clinical practice experience
Strong knowledge of medical operations including but not limited to: assurance of medical quality, setting protocols to ensure compliance with Petco SOPs and the state veterinary practice act, driving regular team educational enhancement opportunities, advising and leading medical case discussions as necessary, and knowledge of equipment and formulary medical use and needs
Position location: Northern, CA (greater Sacramento area)
If interested in learning more, please email: Lindsay.Cropper@Petco.com or call/text 858-692-8904
Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification.
About Petco Animal Supplies, Inc
With more than 50 years of service to pet parents, Petco is a leading pet specialty retailer that obsesses about delivering health and happy experiences for pets and the people who love them. We do this by providing the products, services, education and experiences that keep pets physically fit, mentally alert, socially engaged and emotionally happy. Everything we do is guided by our vision:Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World.