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NOTE: Although job ads are invited on a quarterly basis, we update this space on a daily basis. We encourage visitors to check back regularly. ALSO...see Job Seekers tab for those individuals seeking jobs.

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DISCLAIMER:
The OAGS website complies with provisions of the Ontario Human Rights Code 1990 in its editorial and advertising policies, and assumes no responsibility or endorses any claims or representation offered or expressed by advertisers. The OAGS urges readers to investigate thoroughly any opportunities advertised. All candidates should be eligible for licensure in Ontario and have obtained or be eligible to obtain specialty qualifications by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Prospective staff/locum surgeons' credentials should be confirmed by contacting the Royal College info@royalcollege.ca / 1-800-668-3740. The website of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario offers some information as well: http://www.cpso.on.ca
VACANCIES

The Scarborough Hospital
"NEW as of April 17, 2017"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: The Scarborough Hospital
Region: Central Ontario - Urban/Community, GTA, ON
Application Deadline: Monday April 24, 2017
Start Time: Monday, May 15, 2017
Duration: 3 months
Areas of Interest: Laparoscopy, endoscopy, on-call
Remuneration:  fee for service
On Call: 1 in 5
Existing Staff: 4 other general surgeons in group, full service hospital 
Contact Information: Attn. Dr. Saul Mandelbaum
Mailing Address:
Email: saulharry@gmail.com
Phone:
Fax:
Website: www.tsh.to
Other: This is a locum position for a busy general surgeon at the Scarborough Hospital Birchmount site for a 3 month period. The Birchmount is a full service hospital with an open ICU and busy emergency. There is a small amount of elective OR and endoscopy time included. Call is 1 in 5 with full sign out on evenings and weekends to colleagues. Opportunity for assisting exists as well. Laparoscopic skills recommended. Please reply to Dr. S. Mandelbaum at saulharry@gmail.com with expression of interest and CV.

 

McMaster University / Hamilton Health Sciences
"NEW as of March 29, 2017"

Wanted: Surgical Oncologist and ACS Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Hamilton Health Sciences - Hamilton General Site
Region: Southern Ontario - Urban/Academic, Hamilton, ON
Application Deadline: Sunday, April 30, 2017
Start Time: Saturday, July 1, 2017
Duration: 3 years renewable
Areas of Interest: Surgical Oncology, Acute Care Surgery
Remuneration: 
On Call:
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information: Attn. Dr. Susan Reid
Mailing Address: B3-135 Juravinski Hospital 711 Concession Street East, Hamilton, ON L8V 1C3
Email: painebr@mcmaster.ca
Phone:
Fax:
Website: www.mcmaster.ca
Other: McMaster University in conjunction with Hamilton Health Sciences is seeking an academic General Surgeon with specialized training in surgical oncology based at the Hamilton General site. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate experience and training in General Surgery, allowing participation in an Acute Care Surgery service and Trauma service appropriate for an academic tertiary care level referral centre. The successful candidate will bring surgical oncology training and expertise to the Division and collaborate clinically and academically with the regional cancer centre, programs and academic initiatives of the Division of General Surgery. More details in full ad: www.workingatmcmaster.ca .

 

McMaster University / Hamilton Health Sciences
"NEW as of March 24, 2017"

Wanted: Trauma and ACS Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Hamilton Health Sciences - Hamilton General Site
Region: Southern Ontario - Urban/Academic, Hamilton, ON
Application Deadline: Sunday, April 30, 2017
Start Time: Saturday, July 1, 2017
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest: Trauma, Acute Care Surgery
Remuneration: 
On Call:
Existing Staff: 
Contact Information: Attn. Dr. Susan Reid
Mailing Address: B3-135 Juravinski Hospital 711 Concession Street East, Hamilton, ON L8V 1C3
Email: painebr@mcmaster.ca
Phone:
Fax:
Website: www.mcmaster.ca
Other: The Department of Surgery, McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences are seeking applications from suitable candidates for the position of a Trauma & Acute Care Surgeon within the Division of General Surgery, based at the Hamilton General site. Applicants must be certified (or eligible for certification) by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in General Surgery and, have completed fellowship training. The candidate must be eligible for licensure in the Province of Ontario. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. However, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be considered first for this position. Please view full ad at McMaster.ca-Working at McMaster-Careers-Current Opportunities. Please visit www.workingatmcmaster.ca for full job posting.

 

Haldimand War Memorial Hospital
"NEW as of March 15, 2017"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Haldimand War Memorial Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario - rural (Dunnville)
Application Deadline: Thursday, November 30, 2017
Start Time: Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Duration: 3 months
Areas of Interest: Endoscopy, minor plastics, usual General Surgery
Remuneration: 80% of OHIP billings
On Call: 1 in 2
Existing Staff: 3 part-time anaesthetists, 1 general surgeon, 1 ophthalmologist, 1 dermatologist
Contact Information: Attn. Dr. Darrell Baker
Mailing Address: 340 Lock Street West, Dunnville, Ontario N1A 1V5
Email: dkbaker@sympatico.ca
Phone: 289-209-2900
Fax: 905-774-7534
Website: http://www.hwmh.ca
Other: Seeking an annual 3 month-long winter locum in a highly-rated rural hospital that is only 45 minute drive from Hamilton. Excellent medical and ER staff with one of the shortest ER wait times in ONtario. You may use my office and staff for just 20% of your OHIP billings, which my staff will look after. If you are willing to provide on-call at least 60% of the time, you will receive an additional $8557.00 per month (100%). Only 1-3 after-hours call-ins per week. No C-sections. You and family may stay in my house for free if you wish. Looking to fully retire within next 2-4 years so may well become a permanent position for the right surgeon. I am willing to train you regarding minor procedures that you may not be comfortable with.

 

Thornhill Endoscopy Centre
"Updated as of April 1, 2017"

Wanted: General Surgeon (or Gastroenterologist)
Position Available: Part Time /Permanent
Hospital: Thornhill Endoscopy Centre
Region: Central Ontario, Urban/Community - Thornhill
Application Deadline: Friday, June 30, 2017
Start Time: Monday, May 1, 2017 (earliest start time)
Duration: Permanent
Areas of Interest: Endoscopy
Remuneration: OHIP Fee for Service
On Call: nil
Existing Staff: Anaesthetists, General Surgeons, GI
Contact Information: Olena Merentsov (Nurse Manager)
Mailing Address: 390 Steeles Avenue West, Units 11 and 12 Thornhill, Ontario, L4J 6X2
Email: thornhillendoscopy@hotmail.com
Phone: (905) 882-6566
Fax: (905) 882-6567
Website: www.thornhillendoscopy.com
Other: A Part-Time Endoscopist is required for a busy State-Of-The-Art Endoscopy Clinic in Central GTA, to add to our growing team of experts. Full administrative anesthesia and nursing support provided. Competitive remuneration. Please provide a Cover Letter and a CV with your reply by email, along with your availability. Only suitable candidates will be contacted.

 

Pembroke Regional Hospital
"Updated as of April 1, 2017"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Pembroke Regional Hospital
Region: Eastern Ontario - community (Pembroke)
Application Deadline:
Start Time: current
Duration: on-going
Areas of Interest: endoscopy, general surgery, minor plastics and wound care
Remuneration:  OHIP fee-for-service
On Call: 1 in 3
Existing Staff:  4 FTE anaesthetists, 3 General Surgeons
Contact Information: Attn. Nancy Schroeder
Mailing Address: Pembroke Regional Hospital, 705 Mackay Street, Pembroke, Ontario K8A 1G8
Email: nancy.schroeder@pemreghos.org
Phone: (613) 732-2811
Fax:
Website: http://www.pemreghos.org
Other: The Pembroke Regional Hospital (PRH) is a secondary referral hospital situated in Pembroke, Ontario on the shores of the Ottawa River in close proximity to Algonquin Park. The hospital provides the following clinical services: medical imaging services (CT, MRI, nuclear medicine, ultrasound, xray), emergency medicine, internal medicine, hospitalist program, ICU, mental health, obstetrics/gynecology, general surgery, ENT, urology and ophthalmology. General surgery work will include elective surgeries, endoscopy, clinic, call coverage and involvement in our wound care program. We are looking for individuals with strong teamwork skills and ability to work in a collaborative setting.

 

Ross Memorial Hospital
"Updated for April 1, 2017"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Locum
Hospital: Ross Memorial Hospital
Region: Southern Ontario - Community - Lindsay
Application Deadline: No Deadline
Start Time: Locums will be required on an ongoing basis.
Duration:
Areas of Interest: general surgery - including advanced laparoscopic surgery
Remuneration:  OHIP Fee-for-Service, locum stipend, mileage (.40c/km), $50/day for meals and accommodations
On Call: 1 in 4
Existing Staff: 3 general surgeons, 5 anaesthetists, 2 ophthalmologists, 2 ortho, 2 ob/gyn
Contact Information: Denise Ellis, Exec Assistant to Chief of Staff
Mailing Address: Ross Memorial Hospital, 10 Angeline St. N., Lindsay, ON K9V 3M8
Email: denisee@rmh.org
Phone: 705-328-6115
Fax: 705-328-6178
Website: http://rmh.org
Other: Certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, you will provide locum on-call coverage. We have recently upgraded our CT and added a new MRI to the list of resources available to support the surgical department. The ROSS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL is a 175-bed community hospital serving a population of over 80,000 residents in the City of Kawartha Lakes. Located in the beautiful Kawarthas and only 128 km from Toronto, the area boasts an abundance of excellent educational and recreational facilities as well as a wide range of family and cultural amenities. We require locums on a monthly basis, including the Christmas / New Year break 2017.

 

Sensenbrenner Hospital
"Updated as of April 1, 2017"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available: Full Time
Hospital: Sensenbrenner Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural (Kapuskasing)
Application Deadline: (on-going)
Start Time: Immediate
Duration: 5 year return of service
Areas of Interest: C-sections, D&C, etc.
Remuneration: OHIP Fee for Service, APP,... 
On Call: 1 in 2
Existing Staff: 1 General Surgeon and 1 GP/A
Contact Information: Dr. Jessica Kwapis, General Surgeon and Nicole Hachez, Recruitment Coordinator
Mailing Address: 101 Progress Crescent, Kapuskasing, ON P5N 3H5
Email: drjessicakwapis@gmail.com ; nhachez@senhosp.ca
Phone: 705-337-4090
Fax: 705-337-4091
Website: http://www.senhosp.ca
Other: Looking for a full time General Surgeon to join a growing surgical practice and a collegial physician group in Kapuskasing. This is an opportunity to practice true Community General Surgery, with an expanding range of cases. C-section experience is required. The presence of a full time Internist on-site, as well as involvement with the Virtual Critical Care (VCC) program in Sudbury, allows for the care of patients with some comorbidities, through more complex medical patients are referred.

Office sharing is an option, including use of existing EMR and administrative staff in the current surgical office if desired. Teaching opportunities are readily available with on-site NOSM medical students and family practice residents, as well as possible furture links with the NOSM General Surgery residency program. Faculty appointment is available through NOSM.

Kapuskasing is a true northern Ontario community, with ample options for year-round outdoor recreation in a beautiful setting. The practice can be tailored to allow for excellent work-life balance. With a large francophone community, French language ability is an asset but not necessary. We offer a generous incentive package, including assistance with relocation.

 

Hopital Notre-Dame Hospital
"Updated as of April 1, 2017"

Wanted: General Surgeon
Position Available:  Full Time & Locum positions
Hospital: Hopital Notre-Dame Hospital
Region: Northern Ontario - Rural/Community (Hearst)
Start Time: Immediately
Application Deadline:
Areas of Interest: General Surgery, Endoscopy
Remuneration: OHIP Fee for Service, OnCall Stipend, HFON/RRRI grant, other recruitment initiatives
On Call: to be determined with surgeon
Existing Staff: 2 local GP anesthetists, dynamic/experienced nursing team, potential partnerships with other community OR programs
Contact Information: Marylène T. Comeau, Recruitment Coordinator
Email: comeaum@ndh.on.ca
Phone: (705) 372-2968
Contact Information: Lynda Morin, CEO
Email: morinl@ndh.on.ca
Phone: (705) 372-2907
Fax: (705) 372-2923
Website: www.ndh.on.ca; www.hearst.ca
Other: Notre-Dame Hospital is a modern 44-bed fully-accredited hospital which serves a population of some 10,000 people with its 160 full and part-time employees. Notre-Dame Hospital provides a wide range of health care programs and services: emergency, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, respiratory therapy, chemotherapy, ambulance services, acute care, chronic care, pharmacy, clinical nutrition, electrocardiography, physiotherapy, surgery, diabetes education. Specialty clinics in cardiology, internal medicine, pediatrics, urology, orthopedic, gynecology, ENT etc. are held on a regular basis. The team works in close relationship with several visiting specialists, the Timmins District Hospital and the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Center. Online Ad


 

NOTE: The O.A.G.S. does not offer a job placement program. However, we will provide an on-line venue on which ads can be placed. This will be offered to both those individuals who are seeking and/or institutions and communities that are offering a general surgical position within the province of Ontario.

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DISCLAIMER:
The OAGS website complies with provisions of the Ontario Human Rights Code 1990 in its editorial and advertising policies, and assumes no responsibility or endorses any claims or representation offered or expressed by advertisers. The OAGS urges readers to investigate thoroughly any opportunities advertised. All candidates should be eligible for licensure in Ontario and have obtained or be eligible to obtain specialty qualifications by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Prospective staff/locum surgeons' credentials should be confirmed by contacting the Royal College info@royalcollege.ca / 1-800-668-3740. The website of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario offers some information as well: http://www.cpso.on.ca.

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(i.e. Jan-Mar)
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Half Page - $400
Quarter Page - $300

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in the fall. The OAGS reserves the right to cancel the contract
pending space restrictions.
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  • "Very effective place to list job postings in Ontario for general surgeons looking for a position." - Dr. Paul Bernick, Toronto East General Hospital
  • "Good coverage. I think surgeons looking for job opportunities in Ontario visit this website first." - Dr. Rajeev Suryavanshi, Sarnia General Hospital
  • "Easy. No hassles." - Dr. S. Mandelbaum, Scarborough General Hospital
  • "It works and surgeons do look at the website for jobs. I received several enquiries within days. It is clear, concise, and effective." - Dr. Francois Flamand, Cambridge Memorial Hospital
  • "Directly accessed by licensed candidates who indicated they saw the listing on the OAGS site. We received considerable volume and applications as a result. The listing is a cost effective way to reach potential candidates. Affordable, targeted market, very helpful staff." - Chuck Schmitt, Dryden Regional Health Centre
  • "This seems to be where specialists look first. Good price point. Fast, electronically posted." - Denise Ellis, E.A. to Chief of Staff, Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay
  • "Professionally regarded site. Considered the place to go for posted recruitment opportunities amongst medical population. User-friendly and very helpful staff." - Maureen Canfield, Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg
  • "Fast, easy, free to OAGS members. Many applicants from all across the country. It worked well." - Dr. Rod Syme, Queensway Carleton Hospital
  • "We definitely had some applications after the OAGS ad.... I was happy with the OAGS ads and your assistance." - Dr. Alan Davison, William Osler Health System
  • "Raised exposure to our position." - Dr. Paul Bernick, Toronto East General Hospital
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