Specialty Cardiac Surgery

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

The Division of Cardiac Surgery at the Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria, BC is seeking a Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons certified Cardiac Surgeon to join in a full time clinical position.

The candidate must be eligible for full licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia. The ideal candidate will have comprehensive skills in all aspects of general adult cardiac surgery. We are looking for a candidate with a minimum of 2 years experience who would be able to step into a busy practice with 4 other full time surgeons. Further fellowship training in aortic surgery is a significant advantage.

The Royal Jubilee Hospital is the major tertiary care centre for Vancouver Island Health Authority and has a longstanding history of excellence in cardiac care. The practice is well established and shared evenly amongst all members of the group. There are also three clinical trial centres associated with the facility that provide ample opportunities for clinical research for motivated individuals. Academic affiliation with the University of British Columbia is also available.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the appropriate candidate in an area known for its desirable lifestyle and amazing location.

Community Information

Victoria, British Columbia’s scenic Capital, is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. Renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty and enviable quality of life, Victoria offers an opportunity to combine a rewarding career with a satisfying lifestyle.

Few areas in the world can match BC’s scope of outdoor activities, with Vancouver Island offering everything from skiing and snowboarding, to golf, and world-class fishing, sailing, kayaking and cycling. With Victoria’s temperate climate, its rich heritage and vibrant cultural scene, it provides the very best of urban and rural living.

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Clinical Service Contract

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Victoria

British Columbia’s scenic capital city of Victoria is located on the southern part of Vancouver Island. Double-decker buses, horse-drawn carriages, scenic gardens and even the tradition of formal afternoon tea, reflect this seaside city’s British heritage. Victoria’s economy is made up of traditional industry, advanced technology, tourism and arts and cultural organizations. The city boasts one of the highest “park-to-people” ratios of any city in North America. A temperate climate supports numerous recreational pursuits including golfing, fishing and boating.

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