San Diego, CA Full Time Surgery Manager/Supervisor
About Veterinary Specialty Hospital: At VSH our mission is to advance the veterinary profession through our leadership in medicine, education, business and promotion of the human-animal bond. We strive to bring together caring, warm and intelligent people who love to serve and help and are among the best in their field.
About the Role:
Under general supervision of the Hospital Service Manager, this individual leads the clinical team with a focus on high-quality, comprehensive, accessible, supportive and personalized care for all clients and patients. Ensures adequate staffing levels support staff across designated departments in order to provide effective medical services and an optimal client experience. Serves as the liaisons between leadership and the staff. Supports and exemplifies the mission, vision and core values of the company.
This role is 75% technical and 25% administrative and is non-exempt.
Coordinate the day to ensure the department runs smoothly, on-time, with sufficient staffing
Ensure lunches are covered and taken
Provide department training
Functioning as a "super tech" when the anesthesiologist is not available
Provide timely annual reviews with HSM
Participates in identifying and planning for staffing consistent with needs of client population and budgetary parameters
Understands workflow of each department.
Provides input with problem-solving efforts for daily operations.
Develops constructive and cooperative working relationships across the hospital.
Encourages and builds mutual trust, respect, communication and cooperation among team members.
Advocates satisfaction of internal and external customers.
Serves as the hospital "go to" in accordance with assigned duty schedule.
Collaborates with staff at all levels and departments to streamline delivery of services without compromising care or hospitality.
Participates in hiring and onboarding of staff and performance reviews.
Coordinates the required training and skills of staff with Clinical Coordinator
Manages equipment service needs with HSM
Shifts/Schedule: 4 10-hour shifts; flexible schedule but must be able to work 2 Saturdays a month.
RVT or VTS Required
College or technical school education or equivalent work experience
5 or more years of experience as a Veterinary Technician
Demonstrate effective leadership qualities
Must have mathematical abilities to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, addition, subtraction, multiplication division and proportions to practical situations
Demonstrate analytic abilities to identify and analyze problems, weighs relevance and accuracy of information to provide effective solutions
Benefits of Working at VSH:
Compensation is based on experience and skill level
Full-time benefits include pet insurance, health, dental, vision, disability and life insurances, flex-spending accounts, 401(k), Employee Assistance Program, paid time off, uniforms, and a generous CE allowance.