Pender Veterinary Centre is a busy, 24-hour practice in Northern Virginia. Our practice includes a dedicated 4-doctor exotic department, a 15-doctor small animal practice, and a 8-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.
The General Practitioner will be part of a 27-person team in seeing appointments as well as some hospitalized and emergency patients for our 24-hour small animal hospital in Fairfax, VA. Pender Veterinary Centre is a well-established, 20,000 sq. ft. full-service state of the art veterinary facility that has been serving the DC metropolitan area for over 45 years.
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.
The D.C. Metro area offers residents exciting nightlife, top restaurants, many local arts entertainment venues, historical sites, museums (many are free!), and if you love the outdoors, you are within a 30-60 minute drive to over 20 National Parks!
An established caseload and reputation within the community.
A team-based approach to medicine that is 27 doctors strong and growing.
Dedicated nursing staff and patient/client care managers.
A total of 15 exam rooms, large ICU, dedicated isolation, and spacious surgery/procedure ward.
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
The veterinary profession isn’t like any other—it’s the only field predicated on the love of a patient who can’t tell you what’s hurting and can only look to you for help. It takes a special kind of person to do that job, or the jobs supporting that job. NVA doesn’t create those special people—we find them, cultivate them, and give them resources and opportunities to do what only they can do. Whether treating patients, managing a pet resort, or serving hospitals from NVA’s Support Center, NVA’s animal professionals are caring people, united by a love of animals. NVA is proud to honor that connection and is committed to serving our team members by providing them with the tools, support, and freedom to be the professionals they’ve always wanted to be.