Our progressive small animal practice is seeking a Nurse Manager to lead our surgical team. Candidates must have excellent technical skills and proven management experience. Excellent people and communication skills and time management abilities are needed, as well. This is a state-of-the-art practice with superb veterinarians. We focus on client education and wellness care for patients. Our veterinary owner/surgeon performs soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries and accepts surgical cases on referral from local area general practitioners. The position will require team training, and management, maintenance of surgical ward equipment and inventory, client interaction, and program development to strengthen and grow our surgery department. We would like to add acupuncture to our services in the near future and increase the marketing of our ultrasound services and canine rehabilitation services.
Hurricane Animal Hospital offers an excellent salary and benefits package. We have a great work environment in a 16,000 square foot facility. There is a Hospital Nurse Supervisor and Reception Supervisor already on the team. We hold monthly leadership meetings with supervisors, administrators, and owners to make sure all our departments are working cohesively and to deal with any issues as a united management team. Our supervisors’ opinions are greatly appreciated and needed to make our practice effective and profitable. This is a great opportunity to grow personally and to lead department growth. It’s also a wonderful environment for you to effectively and completely utilize your skills and grow your interests.
This is a full-time job with hours expected to be from 7 am to 7 pm Monday, Tuesday, and Friday. Occasional meetings may be held on Wednesdays or Thursdays. Health insurance (100% employer paid), a simple IRA plan, uniforms, sick and vacation time, and pet care discounts are included benefits. Our team already includes three well-trained members who are exceptional at their jobs and ready to help improve the systems and lead to better flow and completeness of maintenance tasks.
About Hurricane Animal Hospital:
Hurricane Animal Hospital is a 3FTE small animal practice housed in a modern 12,000-square-foot facility. We provide full veterinary care to patients and have opportunities for those seeking surgery, medicine, and other special interests.
Our services include outpatient wellness care and in-hospital treatments, including chemotherapy, hospice, and rehabilitation. We perform soft-tissue and orthopedic surgery and dentistry. Our facility is also equipped with therapeutic laser and ultrasound technology, radiology and ultrasonography equipment, and a complete in-house laboratory.
Our core values of passion, education, teamwork, client service, accountability, and respect guide us in providing high-quality pet care in a positive work environment. We were voted Best in the Tri-State in 2018 and 2019, and our veterinarian, Dr. Shawn Sette, was recognized as the WVVMA Veterinarian of the Year.
To learn more about us, please feel free to call (304) 549-9435. You can also schedule a tour of our facility.