Medical Director - Van Isle Veterinary Hospital

1111 Braidwood Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 3S1, Canada ● British Columbia, Canada ● Courtenay, BC, Canada Req #403
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
You were made to save animals, we take care of the rest.

Signing Bonus! Live and practice on beautiful Vancouver Island! Van Isle Veterinary Hospital is looking for a MEDICAL DIRECTOR to join their busy 8-doctor hospital on Vancouver Island on a full time basis. This is a high volume hospital complemented by a strong 40+ support staff. The schedule usually includes rotational weekends and emergency on call but the clinic is temporarily operating as a 24 hour hospital. We are looking for an individual with proven leadership and mentoring skills and who has exemplary customer service that can build loyalty and trust with clients. Our facility offers a wide variety of services including ultrasound/endoscopy/digital x-ray/dental x-ray and more. Located in the beautiful Comox valley, Van Isle Veterinary Hospital is within view of outstanding ski facilities yet only minutes away from sprawling sandy beaches, world class golf, and endless boating and fishing opportunities. A top notch staff and management team are here to welcome you and help make the Comox Valley and Van Isle Veterinary Hospital your new home.


  • Provincial DVM licensing, or eligibility to be licensed

  • 5+ years of experience

  • Passion for what you do every day

  • Enthusiasm, energy, and a positive attitude are a must

  • A strong desire to educate and build solid relationships with clients

  • Excellent communication skills, both when dealing with clients and team members


  • Competitive compensation plus bonus potential

  • Generous CE allowance

  • Opportunity to learn hands-on from our hospital’s experienced staff

  • Access to our network of over 800 DVMs

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance

  • Professional liability coverage

  • Association dues and VIN membership

  • Outstanding medical and pet supply discounts

  • Fairness, respect in the workplace

  • Opportunity for personal, professional and financial growth


We take everyone’s safety very seriously. We have added safety measures so that our hospital can continue to provide essential services to animals in our region. We have implemented more intensive sanitation practices, a “closed waiting room” policy, telemedicine platforms, online ordering, and other guidelines for physical distancing.

About Us

Van Isle Veterinary Hospital is part of the VetStrategy group of clinics. VetStrategy is a 100% Canadian operated group of veterinary clinics with locations throughout Canada. We believe that veterinary clinics are an integral part of the community they serve and as such we put a large focus on community-based activities and initiatives. Every clinic we partner with is unique and serves a very diverse client base.

VetStrategy is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity & are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Do not miss out on this unique opportunity to join a fun and dynamic team! 

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  • 1111 Braidwood Rd, Courtenay, BC V9N 3S1, Canada
  • British Columbia, Canada
  • Courtenay, BC, Canada