Help advance health care for Veterans in western North Carolina as a VA Medical Center executive director.

Licensed physician/dental officers and health system administrators are invited to apply for the position in Salisbury, North Carolina, by March 18.

Make an impact

As a VA Medical Center executive director, you’ll use your skills and expertise as a physician or health care leader to manage medical care delivery for our nation’s heroes.

You’ll lead a team of clinicians, nurses, mental health professionals, medical technicians and support personnel who are all dedicated to providing top-notch medical care to Veterans and supporting our core values.

“We are seeking executive leaders whose highest priority is providing the very best service to Veterans,” said Darren Sherrard, associate director of recruitment marketing at VA.

You must be a results-driven leader of both strategic change and people who has a sharp business sense and can work to build coalitions both within and outside VA.

Your decisions will directly impact Veterans’ health care at the local level and help advance our overall quality of care. You’ll influence the medical facility’s culture as we provide service to the most diverse population of Veterans in history.

Reporting to the Veterans Integrated Service Network director, you’ll also be responsible for the financial direction and operations of the medical center.

Generous benefits

We offer a highly competitive salary and a suite of excellent benefits for our executive leaders.

We make sure you’re covered with premium medical, vision and dental insurance; life and long-term care insurance; and a generous retirement package that includes Social Security, a federal pension and a 401(k)-type plan.

We understand the value of work-life balance, so we offer flexible schedules, telecommute options and up to 49 days of paid time off per year. Twelve weeks of paid parental leave is also available.

Work at VA

Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of Veterans? Consider a career as an executive director.

NOTE: Positions listed in this post were open at the time of publication. All current available positions are listed at

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Published on Mar. 11, 2021

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