VCA West 86th Street Animal Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana is seeking a highly experienced Veterinarian to lead our tenured DVM team as Medical Director.
We have been serving the local community for many years. We have a very loyal client base and it continues to grow. We pride ourselves on being efficient and have a collaborative approach to medicine. Our staff is like family and one of our greatest attributes is the longevity of the staff. We work as a team to deliver the best medical care for our patients, as well as the best experience for our clients.
Our hospital is located on the Northeast side of Indianapolis. Our hospital is 7 miles from downtown Indianapolis, about a 20 minute drive to Lucas Oil Stadium, Home of the Indianapolis Colt; Victory Field, Home of the Indianapolis Indians and Bankers Life Stadium, Home of the Indiana Pacers. Our hospital is also conveniently located 20 minutes from the racing Capital of the World, Speedway Indiana, Home of the Indianapolis 500. We are also a 25 minute drive to the airport, (the best airport in North America, 5 years running). Our hospital location offers the best of both worlds. We are close enough to all the action that Indianapolis has to offer, yet has the home town feel of a smaller town.
Our hospital is well-equipped with a dedicated dental suite and dental radiology. We believe in a team approach to medicine and focus on high quality patient care. We believe in supporting the local community and have a great relationship with the Indy Humane Shelter.
Indianapolis has large number of attractions for your enjoyment including: Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Walk Along or Paddle Down the Central Canal, Monument Circle, White River State Park, Eiteljorg Museum of American Indian and Western Art, Indianapolis Zoo, Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site, Indiana State Museum, and Eagle Creek Park and Nature Preserve. We also have great school systems in the area including: Speedway School District, Herron High School, Zionsville Community Schools, Westfield Schools, and Brownsburg Schools. Indianapolis is the capitol of Indiana, and the largest city in Indiana. Indianapolis is also an easy drive to other major cities including Cincinnati, Ohio; Louisville, KY; and Chicago, IL. The cost of living in the area surrounding our clinic (Zip Code 46268) is cheaper than the US average.
Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days
WOOF University – offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
VCA Academy’s Mentorship Program – participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting
Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
100% paid professional liability coverage
100% paid life insurance
100% paid short-term disability insurance
Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists
Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!
The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at vcacareers.com
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.