Job DescriptionThis position works with the Medical Manager and in concert with a team of other medical nurses, veterinarians, managers and staff to ensure timely and humane care for thousands of animals every year of various species, stages of health, and dispositions in both the clinic and the shelter setting.
*Nursing staff supervision
Manage schedule, ensuring coverage.
Correct and approve time punches, edits and additions.
Review applications and conduct initial interviews for open positions within the Medical Department. Work with Medical Manager to identify critical needs and skill areas.
Monitor, develop, and improve staff performance through coaching, training, and progressive discipline (when necessary).
Coordinate training of new staff with lead nurses
Apply 30-60-90 assessment to address and overcome training deficiencies.
Support staff in obtaining additional training and continuing education as recommended or directed by Medical Manager.
*Department operations and logistics
Maintain equipment in good working order and ensure it is properly utilized, disinfected, and stocked or stored in appropriate locations.
Work with Coordinators to monitor and maintain inventory, identifying reorder opportunities before they arise.
Education and Work Experience
At least three years of experience in an animal shelter, veterinary hospital or closely related field
At least one year of supervision or management experience, more strongly preferred
This is a full time job
Job Contact Details
Closing Date: Friday, December 15, 2023