Day Time Emergency/Attending Veterinarian

Job Description

Job Description

Pender Veterinary Centre: Day Time Emergency/Attending Clinician (No Overnight shifts)

We are seeking a full-time veterinarian who will work as an Emergency Clinician in our high volume small animal/exotic practice. The schedule will be 4 days on/4 days off. Duties will include managing hospitalized patients and handling emergencies during the 2pm to 10pm shift. Applicant will have the support of a large 24-hour facility with a staff of 25-30 veterinarians. In house referral for ultrasound and surgery is available and collaborating on cases is encouraged. Applicants should be motivated, energetic, client-oriented, and eager for the challenge of practicing high-quality medicine. Successful candidates will share our commitment to delivering the highest quality patient care with exceptional client service. Experienced candidates preferred.

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We offer:

  • An established caseload and reputation within the community.
  • A team-based approach to medicine that is 28 doctors strong and growing.
  • Dedicated nursing staff and patient/client care managers.
  • Digital radiography and ultrasonography available in-house.
  • Multi-parameter monitors that can provide clinicians with continuous ECG, pulse oximetry, capnography, and blood pressure.
  • In-house lab machines (CBC, chemistry, electrolyte, coag monitors, cross-matching, and more) for rapid results.
  • Endoscopic equipment with biopsy instruments and large screen TV.
  • Fully-stocked closed pharmacy.
  • 24/7/365 support from Emergency/Critical Care staff to facilitate overnight/weekend patient care and critical care patient needs.
  • A 4-veterinarian exotics clinic on-site with 24-hour care in our ECC department.


Pender Veterinary Centre rewards our team members with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Medical, Dental, and Professional Liability Coverage
  • Life, Short-Term, and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) retirement savings
  • Continuing Education allowance

About Pender Veterinary Centre

Pender Veterinary Centre is a busy, 24-hour practice in Northern Virginia. Our practice includes a dedicated 4-doctor exotic department, an 18-doctor small animal practice, and a 6-doctor emergency practice located in the same building. Our state-of-the-art hospital includes modern surgical suites, reference-grade lab, laser therapy, digital radiology, ultrasonography, and endoscopy. Pender Veterinary Centre was founded on the principles of integrity, compassion, and quality. Our veterinarians and staff are passionate about veterinary medicine, continuous learning, and client service-and we look for those attributes in all our candidates.

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Fairfax, Virginia, United States

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