Practice Manger

  • Full Time
  • Owen Sound
  • 40-50 CAD / Hour

Blue water Veterinary Emergency Clinic

Job Title: Veterinary Practice Manager

Location: Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada

Company: Bluewater Veterinary Emergency Clinic

Overview: Are you a seasoned professional with a knack for leadership? Are you looking for a fulfilling career that allows you to make a real difference in the lives of animals and their owners? Our Bluewater Veterinary Emergency Clinic (BVEC) is seeking a dedicated Veterinary Practice Manager to join our team. This role is ideal for someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment and has a passion for providing exceptional care to pets in need.

Position Summary: As the BVEC Practice Manager, you will play a crucial role in overseeing the operations of our emergency clinic during weekend shifts. You will lead a team of doctors, veterinary technicians, and support staff to ensure the highest standards of patient care, client satisfaction, and operational efficiency. This position requires strong leadership skills, excellent communication abilities, and a deep understanding of veterinary practices and procedures.


-Provide leadership and direction to veterinary staff during weekend shifts
-Oversee the scheduling of staff and ensure adequate coverage for all shifts
-Coordinate patient care, including triage, treatment, and discharge procedures
-Manage client relations, including addressing concerns and ensuring exceptional service
-Monitor inventory levels and coordinate supply orders as needed
-Collaborate with the Clinic Directors to implement policies and procedures
-Maintain accurate records and documentation related to patient care and clinic operations
-Participate in staff training and development initiatives


-Post-Secondary Managerial certification (preferred)
-Minimum of 3 years of experience in a managerial or supervisory role (preferred)
-Previous experience in a veterinary clinic setting is highly desirable
-Strong leadership and team-building skills
-Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities
-Ability to remain calm and composed in high-pressure situations
-Ability to work weekends and holidays required, as well as being able to work independently during the week


-Competitive salary range from $40 to $50 per hour
-Opportunities for professional development
-Supportive and collaborative work environment
-Generous vacation allowance
-Uniform allowance
-Flexible hours
-Paid professional dues

How to Apply: If you are passionate about veterinary medicine and possess the skills and experience necessary to excel in this role, we encourage you to apply! Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your qualifications and relevant experience to by JULY 15, 2024. We look forward to hearing from you!

About Us: The Bluewater Veterinary Emergency Clinic is dedicated to providing compassionate and high-quality emergency veterinary care to pets in Owen Sound and the Grey-Bruce community. Our team of experienced veterinarians and support staff is committed to delivering exceptional service and support to both pets and their owners. BVEC will be open 24 hours daily from 6pm Friday to 6am Monday and 24 hours on Statutory Holidays. Our cooperative, locally owned clinic is so excited to bring this much needed service to our area! Join us in our mission to make a positive difference in the lives of animals!

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