Careers

 

Are you an experienced emergency veterinarian looking for an environment that can provide you with challenging medical cases, with a cohesive and collaborative team? Do you enjoy teaching, fostering nurturing relationships with referring veterinarians and clients, have strong leadership skills? If you answered yes, we would love to talk with you! Our core values include compassion, integrity, collaboration, progression and passion, all the qualities that we require of a successful candidate. A successful candidate will be team oriented have excellent communication skills and will be dedicated to practicing the highest quality of emergency medicine.

Take a quick look at the VESC!

VESC employees enjoy competitive compensation and a substantial benefits package including health, dental, vision 401(k) and continuing education. Our management team supports work-life balance, promotes team building and provides professional development.

We are a privately owned, 2012 AAHA Accredited Referral Practice of the Year, Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center seeking an experienced Emergency Veterinarian. We need a great professional to join our established services in Richmond, Virginia. We are a two location 24-hour critical care, emergency and specialty hospital.  Located near the beautiful James River in the heart of Richmond, our recently expanded 14,000 feet facility employs a team of approximately seventy support staff.

VESC’s new doctor will be supported by board-certified veterinarians in critical care, cardiology, surgery, internal medicine, ophthalmology, oncology, dermatology as well as an emergency internship program. We offer an active, on-site I-131 therapy ward for feline hyperthyroidism, CT scanning, ultrasound, and endoscopy diagnostics.

Residents of Richmond enjoy boating and fishing on the James River, visiting the beach or the mountains, fine dining, micro-breweries, and more. Come talk with us about making Richmond and VESC your new home! For immediate an conversation contact Janice Clarke-Godfrey, Hospital Director at 804-433-4135, or email vescjclarkegodfrey@gmail.com.

 

Licensed Veterinary Technicians

The Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center (VESC) is actively seeking veterinary technicians that have special interest in emergency medicine, surgery or internal medicine.

We are a growing private specialty, emergency and critical care practice in beautiful Richmond VA. To date our location offers board certified specialists in emergency/ critical care, internal medicine, surgery, cardiology, dermatology, ophthalmology as well as providing I-131 treatment for hyperthyroid cats.  Our AAHA accredited hospital is fully equipped with in-house laboratory, cage side ultrasound,  CT, digital radiology, monitoring equipment in order to provide the best diagnostic tools for our patients.

The VEC provides a skill based pay, where technicians are encouraged and supported to achieve the highest skill and pay possible. Annual salary is 38K-52K. Benefits include but are not limited to full health and dental, profit sharing, short term and long term disability, vacation and sick leave, scrub allowance, and CE allowance (includes travel and lodging).

If you would like to know more about the wonderful opportunities the VESC has to offer you, please contact our Director of Nursing, Stephanie Poole-Keevis, LVT, at steph.poole.keevis@animal-emergency.com.

 Experienced Client Service Representative:

The Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center (VESC) is actively looking for an experienced, friendly, and attentive individual to work at the from desk and provide top notch client service.  This position is focused on providing exceptional client service and ensuring a positive experience for our clients and their pets.

We are a growing private specialty, emergency and critical care practice in beautiful Richmond VA. To date our location offers board certified specialists in emergency/ critical care, internal medicine, surgery, cardiology, dermatology, ophthalmology as well as providing I-131 treatment for hyperthyroid cats.

At the VESC, we foster a positive and challenging learning environment. . Our hospital is a team oriented culture with many opportunities to be involved in numerous committees from the entertainment committee to the patient care committee.

The VESC provides a skill based pay, where all team members are encouraged and supported to achieve the highest skill and pay possible. Benefits include but are not limited to full health and dental, profit sharing, short term and long term disability, and vacation and sick leave.

If you would like to know more about the wonderful opportunities the VESC has to offer you, please contact Andrea Bulifant at a.bulifant@animal-emergency.com, or  (804)353-9000.

Veterinary Assistants

The Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center is seeking motivated, hard working and experienced Veterinary Assistants with an interest in emergency and specialty medicine. The VESC provides a skill based pay where our staff is encouraged to achieve the highest skill level. A positive attitude and the ability to work well as a member of a team are essential.
If you would like to know more about the wonderful opportunities the VESC has to offer you, please contact the Assistant Supervisor, Jessica Mendoza, LVT, at orangebottlecap@gmail.com , or (804)353-9000.

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