Pender Veterinary Centre is seeking veterinary assistants and veterinary technicians to join our team of talented, dedicated professionals in Northern Virginia. Qualified candidates will possess excellent technical skills and excellent people skills, and will have a proven record in handling difficult situations and making client service a priority. Interested candidates should have at least 1 years experience in a veterinary hospital setting, strong communication skills, and a passion for veterinary medicine.
Duties include helping our veterinarians treat patients; assisting in medical and surgical procedures; performing clinical laboratory procedures; taking and processing all radiographs; admitting and discharging patients on the doctor’s orders; handling multiple phone lines; and assisting clients through the appointment process. At your disposal are modern surgical suites, laser procedures, digital radiography, reference-grade laboratory, ultrasonography, and endoscopy equipment and a full-service in-house laboratory—all the tools you need to be part of a state-of-the-art veterinary medicine practice.
Pender Veterinary Centre was founded on the principles of integrity, compassion, and quality—and we look for those attributes in our team members. Providing high quality veterinary medicine with an exceptional team that emphasizes communication and serving our clients has long been Pender’s promise and pledge.
Pender Veterinary Centre is a busy, 24 hour practice, and qualified candidates must enjoy a fast-paced environment. This is an active job, which requires being on the floor during your shift. We are located in Fairfax, near Fair Oaks Mall. Pender is a drug-free workplace, and we conduct pre-employment and frequent random drug testing. We offer competitive salary and benefits. We are currently hiring for evening shifts. Weekends will be required.
Visit our web site at www.pendervet.com to learn more about our organization. To apply for this position or to learn more, please e-mail your letter of interest and resume to Sami Engle, HR Manager, at email@example.com.