Salary: $18 to $28 per hour based on experience
Position: Full time/Part time
Number of positions: 1

Stockton Pet Hospital has a legacy of offering compassionate and comprehensive veterinary care to our family of clients. Our hospital has a proud history of almost 60 years of outstanding service to our community.

We are looking for a passionate leader with excellent time management skills, complete and expedient follow-up and follow-through, strong initiative, and exceptional organizational skills. The successful candidate will be working with an experienced team of highly motivated and service oriented professionals.

Responsibilities of the Practice Manager:

  • You are an integral part of the hospital management team responsible for the overall financial performance of the hospital
  • You will demonstrate a strong work ethic of integrity, honestly, and dependability
  • You will help create and drive the overall direction for the hospital that leads the business into the next level of growth and profitability
  • You will guide the financial and strategic business development to achieve hospital profitability
  • You will take charge, initiate actions, hold people accountable, take direction from the owner and practice efficient and thorough follow-through.
  • You will mentor, develop and lead a mix of 10+ hourly and professional team members to excel and become a successful team focused on patient care.
  • You will partner and oversee the doctor team, medical team, and client service representatives and are responsible for scheduling and leading by example
  • You will develop intra-staff relationships with a command of HR-related issues and state, federal, local legal compliance of relevant employment law.
  • You will be capable of and willing to work the hours necessary to accomplish the required responsibilities and ensure the smooth operation of the hospital

Required Skills:

  • Well-developed interpersonal skills and ability to maintain a service-oriented attitude
  • Ability to take charge, initiate actions, hold people accountable, and delegate responsibilities in such a way to achieve positive results
  • Excellent time management, follow through and organizational skills
  • Ability to perform multiple and diverse tasks simultaneously, giving great attention to detail
  • Ability to confidently confront difficult issues with co-workers and external business contacts
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as independently
  • Ability to take direction from senior leadership
  • Ability to completely maintain confidentiality and discretion in business relationships and exercise sound business judgment
  • Skilled in the use of veterinary management software including Cornerstone, Impromed, and cloud based systems
  • Skilled in MS Office Suites, Excel, Quickbooks, email applications, internet applications and the use of all reporting methods
  • Ability to work closely with third party professionals in referral practices


  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Certification in Veterinary Practice Management preferred or equivalent experience in clinical setting
  • Experience: 3-5 years of proven success in managing professionals in a rapid pace, dynamic environment either within veterinary/human medicine, hospitality, or client services industries.
  • Veterans welcomed and encouraged to apply with any level of applicable education or experience

Please send interest, contact information, current resume, and three letters of reference to Include in subject line: PRACTICE MANAGER.