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Job Book For Virginia

Date Posted: 8/12/2016
Contact Person: Sami Engle
Practice Name: Pender Veterinary Clinic
Address: 4001 Legato Rd.
City: Fairfax, VA 22033
Phone 702-591-3304
Email: sengle@pendervet.com
Web Site: www.pendervet.com
Practice Type: Small
Job Type: Internship

Internship Experience with Full Time Veterinarian Pay!

Calling all new/recent graduates. Are you interested in gaining experience in general practice, emergency, surgery, exotics, and/or shelter medicine while making full-time associate veterinarian pay? Pender Veterinary Centre, in Fairfax Virginia is one of only a few hospitals in the U.S. offering new/recent graduates the opportunity to learn these disciplines in a team-based environment.

Jump start your career! We are looking for motivated, full-time associates eager to enter general practice who also enjoy some emergency and hospital medicine. Successful candidates will be eager for the challenge of practicing high quality team-based medicine and share our commitment to delivering the highest quality patient care with exceptional client service. Imagine yourself:
•    Seeing appointments with experienced veterinarians and staff by your side.
•    Handling emergencies with dedicated emergency technicians and state of the art equipment.
•    Building confidence in treating exotics species in the largest exotics practice in the DC Metro area.
•    Mastering spay/neuter skills under the eye of a shelter vet having completed over 30,000 surgeries.

Benefits at Pender Veterinary Centre include an aggressive compensation plan including above average base pay with ProSal and a comprehensive benefits package, including:
•    Full Medical and Dental Coverage
•    Life, Short-Term, and Long-Term Disability Insurance
•    401(k) Retirement Savings & Profit-Sharing Plan
•    Regular In-House Continuing Education
•    Continuing Education Allowance
•    Professional Liability Coverage

Pender Veterinary Centre is located in Fairfax Virginia, 20 miles outside of Washington DC. Northern Virginia and the D.C. Metro area offer residents exciting nightlife, top restaurants, many local arts and entertainment venues, historical sites, museums, over 20 National Parks within an hour’s drive.

The practice is a veterinarian owned, 24 hour, full-service small animal hospital in Fairfax, VA. It is well-established with 25 doctors and a 16,500 sq ft custom veterinary facility housing state of the art equipment. The doctors and staff at Pender have been serving the DC metropolitan area for over 45 years.

Pender Veterinary Centre includes a dedicated 3-doctor exotic department, a 16-doctor small animal practice, and a 6-doctor emergency practice located in the same building. The facility includes modern surgical suites, reference grade lab equipment, digital radiology, ultrasonography, laser therapy, and endoscopy. Pender Veterinary Centre was founded on the principles of integrity, compassion, and quality—and our employees are proud to share these values. Veterinary medicine and serving our clients is our passion—and we continually seek like-minded individuals to join our growing team.