VCA Canada Highlands Animal Hospital is hiring a Hospital Manager to lead their incredible team of compassionate veterinary professionals.
We are a primary care companion animal hospital that is located in North Vancouver. Situated in Edgemont Village, Highlands Animal Hospital has been serving the community for over 30 years. Our wonderful little team is comprised of 3 Veterinarians and an outstanding professional support team, some of whom have been with the hospital for 20 years. Our veterinary clinic offers comprehensive pet care services including wellness exams, dentistry, vaccinations, in-house diagnostics, surgery, and emergency care. We take pride in the exceptional client and patient care that we deliver and see it as a direct result of having an outstanding team that is knowledgeable, compassionate and caring.
You have proven leadership, organizational and interpersonal skills. You have the ability and desire to lead a team in an open and fun work environment. You pride yourself on your positive attitude and professional image, while contributing to your hospitals atmosphere and culture. Your compassionate nature lends support to both clients and team. You are a passionate pet person, committed to providing the best healthcare available to cats and dogs.
If you fit this description, this is the opportunity for you!
As our ideal Candidate, you have:
Management experience preferably in the medical or veterinary medical field
Must have direct experience managing employees
Strong leadership skills combined with a positive team player attitude to enable our teams to flourish
RVT designation (considered an asset, but not necessary)
Duties include oversight of finances/budget, human resources, client services, public relations, and marketing. Lead, coach, and direct a high performing team of employees, creating an environment of trust, respect and enthusiasm. The Hospital Manager will also play a key role with the Operations team in evaluating practice performance, optimizing business growth and developing innovative marketing strategies. Join our energetic team and we will welcome your enthusiasm, expertise and ideas!
Why VCA Canada?
VCA Canada is the largest network of companion animal hospitals, devoted to providing compassionate care for pets in Canada. Our team of over 2500 people operate specialty-referral, primary care, alternative therapy and emergency hospitals and are committed to providing superior patient care and client experience. At our core are our people – people we think of as family. Our different strengths and interests enrich and improve us with diversity, innovation and excellence. In support we are national leaders in career development and growth opportunities, continuing education, scholarships and awards. We are also passionate about giving back to the community through Paw It Forward, our national philanthropic program.
Additionally, we offer a generous compensation package including health and dental insurance, CE allowance, and veterinary discounts.
Qualified candidates, please submit your cover letter and a copy of your resume to Tracy Heyland: email@example.com
VCA Canada is committed to providing an inclusive and diverse workplace, if you require any assistance please let us know.
About VCA Canada Highlands Animal Hospital
VCA Canada is a progressive association of veterinary clinics and hospitals linked by a common purpose of providing leading-edge healthcare for small animals.
At VCA Canada, we believe that the growing network of veterinary practices within our group is family! VCA Canada understands the paramount role that pets play in our daily lives as family members.
We are a unique organization that shares a common goal: to strive to provide a service where the health of the pet comes first through shared values and ideals such as compassion, family, innovative industry leadership and progressive medicine. This common goal not only elevates our abilities, but also enhances our strong desire to provide exceptional healthcare for animals.