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Veterinary Careers

Join our veterinary team at Four Paws Animal Hospital & Wellness Center! We are a private practice with progressive medical care, excellent community reputation, great team spirit, and positive work environment.

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Working at Four Paws

When creating Four Paws, Dr. Kallay never lost sight that the people that work there make all the difference. She wanted to build a culture as positive and enjoyable for our employees as for our patients and clients. She has! Four Paws is picky about the people on our team. We hire for skills and for a positive upbeat attitude. We hire people that enjoy people as much as animals. Happy employees have innumerable benefits to our business and the quality of our medical care. Plus, it is just a pleasure to come to work when the energy is so upbeat and fun!

Current Open Positions

Veterinary Technician

Four Paws Animal Hospital & Wellness Center is seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) for approximately 35-37 hours weekly. Must be available afternoons/evenings (no later than 7pm). Candidates must be mature and responsible, have strong communication skills, a positive attitude, and the ability to work well with others. We value and practice quality patient care and are proactive in client education. We continually work hard to maintain a positive work environment, and our staff works well together as a result. We love coming to work every day!

Benefits include paid holidays, vacation, health insurance, IRA plan with company matching, and pet care discounts. We are seeking candidates interested in long-term employment.

Job Qualifications and Requirements Include (but are not limited to):

  • Graduate from an accredited Veterinary Technician Program
  • Licensed in the state of Virginia
  • Minimum of 2 years experience as a Licensed Veterinary Technician
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, and crouch for extended periods of time
  • Ability to manipulate up to 40lbs
  • Proficient in technical skills, such as:
    – Patient restraint, IV catheter placement, in-house lab processing (CBC/Chem, U/A, fecal, and cytology)
    – Surgical preparation, surgery, and doctor assistance
    – Proficient in all aspects of anesthesia: induction, maintenance, monitoring, and recovery
    – Dentistry: Ultrasonic cleaning and polishing
    – Radiology: patient positioning, calculating appropriate settings for each patient using digital radiograph

Starting compensation is a minimum of $20/hour plus benefits

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