Regional Veterinary Operations Director - TX / LA

Location North America
Discipline: Veterinary Surgeons
Salary: 200k-300k
Contact name: Michaella McCollum

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Job ref: mmc72
Published: 28 days ago


The Regional Veterinary Director (RVD) is responsible for ensuring our veterinary centres provide quality medical care, exceptional customer service & business performance, through recruiting, supervising, & development of outstanding medical directors and associate veterinarians. RVD’s will collaborate with the Regional Managers to ensure delivery of complete pet care services within their region.


  • Supports the mission, vision, culture and policies of Destination Pet of complete care and well-being for pets.

  • Drive a successful and growing Medical Director & veterinarian team through hiring, recruiting, referrals & retention. Partner with Regional Managers on doctor retention, staffing support and compensation. Ensure the delivery of an exceptional onboarding and mentorship experience.

  • Drive regional performance to deliver outstanding, quality medical care & customer service that focuses on overall health & well-being for our patients, utilizing all aspects of our service centers.

  • Develop and manage performance plans to meet center budgets and doctor production requirements, in partnership with Regional Managers.

  • Develop & lead the Medical Director & veterinarian team to ensure the care delivered in our hospitals meets industry, regulatory, DP and AAHA standards.

  • Develop and manage annual budgets, in partnership with the Regional Managers.

  • Develop productive relationships with veterinary medical colleges to meet the recruiting needs for the practice, partnering with our recruiting team & serving as a university liaison.

  • 50-75% local and national travel. Regularly visit centers & collaborate with Regional Managers to establish a schedule & priorities for travel with business partners.

  • Work to enhance Destination Pet community standing and brand reputation.

  • Actively participate in national, state and local veterinary associations.

  • Have easy access to Texas and Louisiana Hospitals.

Experience, Training, Education:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM, VMD) or equivalent foreign degree is required.

  • Five years of clinical veterinary experience are required.

  • Two years of hospital leadership experience are required.

  • Two years of veterinary multi-location management experience preferred.

  • Active, valid veterinary license in at least one state of responsibility, DEA license & USDA Accreditation are required. May be required to attain additional state licenses.

If you wish to apply send a CV through the link with a mention of when you will be available for a registration call.

​ For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Michaella on 07562615737 or email a CV no

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