Job Overview


Vacancy Announcement #: 1035101

OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise – "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.

The incumbent for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program contingent on funding availability. Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information. 


Duties: The Canandaigua VA Medical Center is recruiting for three full-time physicians in Primary Care: two for Canandaigua; one for Rochester.   Applicants must  be Board Eligible or Board Certified in Internal Medicine or Family Practice. The physician will be a member of a PACT team and will work with an assigned multidisciplinary team that includes a medical social worker, clinical pharmacist, and an integrated behavioral health provider.

Work Schedule: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Moderate Carrying (15-44 lbs); Light carrying (under 15 lbs); Straight Pulling (4 hours); Pulling hand over hand (4 hours); Pushing (4 hours), Reaching above shoulder; Use of fingers; Both hands required; Walking (4 hours); Standing (4 hours); Kneeling (4 hours); Repeated bending (4 hours); Climbing, leg only (1 hour); Climbing use of legs and arms; Far vision correctable in one eye to 20/20 and 20/40 in the other; both eyes required; depth perception; ability to distinguish basic colors; hearing (aid permitted).

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No