$10,000 Medical Director Signing Bonus! Come to Canada. Skip across the Michigan border to Sault Ste. Marie (Ontario), and celebrate inclusiveness, universal healthcare, and affordability. Immerse yourself in our friendly culture and beautiful scenery. Seize this opportunity of a lifetime to move to a safe and family-friendly city.
Moving from the United States to Canada has the appeal of travel and adventure, without the drawbacks of language barriers or disorienting culture shock. The rumors are true, we do say “eh?” and apologize often, but we think that just adds to our charm! Canada celebrates diversity, culture, equity, the arts, sports, adventure, and inclusion. You will be free to authentically be yourself and feel welcomed into our community with open arms and hearts.
Situated just north of the U.S. border at the intersection of 3 Great Lakes, Sault Ste. Marie has something for everyone. Enjoy the sandy beaches, swimming, boating, camping, hiking, kayaking, or mountain biking along the coast of Lake Superior. Explore the waterfalls in the area too – and soak in the summer sunshine. In the winter, ski and snowboard at Searchmont Resort, a premiere mountain featuring 21 runs. Winter enthusiasts also enjoy skating at the outdoor rinks, sleigh rides, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. Embrace the wild beauty of the area, and embrace adventure! The New York Times rated Sault Ste. Marie's ice caves as one of the top 52 places in the world to visit, and Agawa Canyon was similarly praised by National Geographic.
Sault Ste. Marie is growing rapidly, and while over 73,000 people are proud to call the city home, it is frequently described as a beautiful blend of small-town values and big-city amenities. The best of both worlds. Sault Ste. Marie boasts a large retail sector, a Canadian Hockey League team, a fully-equipped hospital, an international airport, and a vibrant arts & cultural scene. Another compelling reason to consider Sault Ste. Marie is affordability! The average cost of a 3-bedroom detached home is under $200,000! Enjoy Canadian culture, while averting the escalating property prices in other parts of Ontario. Escape the commute too! Sault Ste. Marie ranked second in Ontario for shortest distance from home to work, according to a study from the Pembina Institute. This is the type of place where you can finish work and be at the cottage in 10 minutes for a sauna and swim. Escape the rat race! Sault Ste Marie, a sanctuary for outdoor enthusiasts that would like to retain big-city amenities.
Animal Hospital of Sault Ste. Marie is searching for a Small Animal DVM to assume Medical Director responsibilities at our fully-equipped general practice. Our ideal candidate wants to practice gold standard medicine, and enjoys a mix of appointments and surgeries. For the right individual, we are absolutely open to buy-in (partnership).
We are offering a comprehensive Total Compensation package that includes:
Above average Salary;
A comprehensive Health Benefits package (100% of extended Medical, Dental, & Vision premiums paid for things not covered under our publicly-funded healthcare);
Professional Services coverage (chiropractor, massage therapist, physiotherapist, vision, etc.);
Continuing Education (CE). Annual payment of up to $3,000.00 towards Continuing Education programs that will enhance and advance veterinary skills and knowledge plus up to 5 days paid leave to attend such continuing education.
Employee Assistance Program;
Paid Licensing & Membership Dues;
Professional Liability Insurance coverage;
Paid Vacation time;
Paid Sick & Personal Days;
Generous Veterinary Discounts (75% off services for your own pets, and an extended family and friends discount);
Eligibility for a discretionary Performance Bonus;
Signing bonus for exceptional candidates;
Of course, in order to facilitate your successful transition, we would provide:
If you’re searching for an amazing opportunity to settle in a picturesque part of Canada, and enjoy work-life balance in a safe and family-oriented community, search no further! Affordability, adventure, and all the amenities you'll ever need. Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.
About Animal Hospital of Sault Ste. Marie
Our purpose is to empower veterinary teams to live their passion and focus on unparalleled care for pets and the people who love them.