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VCA Animal Hospitals Medical Director - Up to $40K Signing Bonus! in Whitman, Massachusetts

VCA Whitman Animal Hospital in Whitman, Massachusetts is seeking a highly experienced Veterinarian to lead our team as Medical Director .

We know that doctors are in demand, and therefore you have a wonderful opportunity to select the best hospital- we would like you to see why VCA Whitman is the one!

This is an outstanding opportunity for a motivated veterinarian to continue practicing medicine while establishing the direction and medical quality of the hospital. Plus, you'll have the solid backing of experts in Operations, Marketing, Human Resources, Payroll, IT and more, to help you succeed.

We are a general practice hospital, offering preventative medicine, advanced care, and surgery for canines, felines, and exotics. You will be impressed by our tenured and skilled support staff. We have state-of-the-art equipment allowing top notch care! We have a community-centered, friendly culture and have been serving the Whitman community for decades. Come and see why VCA Whitman stands out from the crowd!

Whitman is located 40 minutes south of Boston. Whitman offers a small town feel with the convenience of having easy access to the city and being close to the South Shore beaches! Boston and the South Shore offer much to do. The historic city of Boston is home to some of the best restaurants on the east coast and boasts a large art, entertainment, and cultural community. Boston is also home to some of the best sports teams in the country! The South Shore boasts a beautiful landscape offering endless opportunities for outdoor activities and is near to the beaches of Plymouth and Cape Cod.

At VCA we are committed to equity, inclusion, and diversity, and strive to be a place where a talented mix of people want to come, stay, and do their best work.

As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

Health & Well-being

  • Innovative associate health and well-being department (Headspace app subscriptions, Lyra health, and access to additional mental health resources)

  • 401k retirement savings plan with company match

  • Health/dental/vision insurance, infertility benefits, gender affirmation services

  • Paid parental, vacation, and sick leave

Professional Development

  • 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

Additional Benefits

  • 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

If you are a current associate, you will need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Jobs Hub app or search for Browse Jobs.

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