Medical Director - Central Island Veterinary Emergency Hospital

6550 Metral Dr, Nanaimo, BC V9T 2L8, Canada ● British Columbia, Canada ● Nanaimo, BC, Canada Req #255
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
You were made to save animals, we take care of the rest.

Signing Bonus! Central Island Veterinary Emergency Hospital in Nanaimo, BC is looking for a Medical Director for our busy 24-hour emergency hospital serving mid and north Vancouver Island. We are looking for an individual with proven leadership, mentoring, and team-building skills. Someone who is proficient in diagnostic and surgical skills and has exemplary customer service that builds loyalty and trust with clients. Our spacious and modern hospital has emergency and surgical facilities, advanced dental equipment, ultrasound, endoscope, digital x-ray, and an in-house lab. Aside from this and other perks, we will offer you an opportunity to work with an amazing team of dedicated and passionate team members.


  • A valid DVM from an accredited university
  • 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 600 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

Central Island Veterinary Emergency 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 place 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! 

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • 6550 Metral Dr, Nanaimo, BC V9T 2L8, Canada
  • British Columbia, Canada
  • Nanaimo, BC, Canada