Experienced Veterinarian for Overnight and Weekends
Veterinary Referral and Critical Care is seeking an experienced veterinarian to join us in providing exceptional emergency and critical care to the Richmond area. Job duties include monitoring our hospitalized ER cases in the ICU and taking in walk-in emergencies, and supporting our specialty services in providing top quality care to our patients.
Located in the suburb of Manakin-Sabot, VRCC's 16,000 sq. ft. facility is 20 minutes from the city of Richmond and 45 minutes from Charlottesville. Residents can enjoy the culture of downtown Richmond which is home to museums and historical sites, a wide variety of restaurants, microbreweries, and local shops. Those who enjoy the outdoors can go to Maymont Park, Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, go boating or canoeing on the James River, and visit local wineries and orchards. We are also just a short drive to the beach or the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains!
Open since 1997, VRCC is a progressive and ever-growing 24 hour emergency and specialty care facility with a well-established referral base. At the heart of our hospital is a 3,500 sq. ft. intensive care unit which is set up to accommodate and provide state of the art care to the most critical patients. We offer a wide range of diagnostics including on-site MRI, EMG, in-house lab, 2 ultrasounds, a dedicated echocardiogram, endoscopy, laparoscopy, ECG, telemetry, digital holter monitor, and digital radiology.
Antech Diagnostics has a satellite location in our lower level which allows for rapid turnaround on lab results. Our in-house lab has the newest equipment with the capability of performing CBC, Chemistries, Coags (SCA), and I-stats. We are seeking an emergency clinician to work alongside our current team of a board certified neurologist, two internists, three surgeons, and four dedicated emergency clinicians. Our support staff is highly skilled and constantly working to improve their knowledge and ability. VRCC has 25 licensed veterinary technicians, two of which are Emergency and Critical Care certified, a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner, and two others who are pursuing certification in anesthesia.
VRCC employees enjoy a competitive compensation package with salary based on experience, vacation time, paid CE, medical insurance, 401K retirement plan, profit-sharing, relocation expenses, and license and association dues. The ideal candidate will possess strong interpersonal and communication skills and will thrive in a dynamic, team-oriented environment with support staff trained to provide the highest level of care. At VRCC, you will have the opportunity to learn and collaborate with our talented specialists. We are one hospital, and though we have different services, we all work together as one to provide the best specialty and emergency care in the area! More information about our hospital and a virtual tour can be found at: www.vrccvet.com. If interested, please call 804-784-8722 or e-mail at VRCC.Careers@gmail.com.