Part-Time/Relief ER Veterinary Assistant (New Emergency/Specialty Hospital)
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Partner Veterinary is looking for Part-Time and Relief Emergency Veterinary Assistants to join our Richmond, VA team!

Partner Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center (PVESC) is a women founded, owned, and lead business. 

Be a part of reimagining and transforming the veterinary profession by joining our team at the new Urgent Care, Emergency, and Specialty hospital opening this fall in Richmond, VA!  

  • We currently have openings for all shifts – day/swing/nights/weekends
  • Apply online and you will be able to select your department and shift preferences

Do you want to grow and advance your skills? Partner Veterinary has you covered!

  • We provide our team members with the tools, resources, training, and administrative support to promote an engaging work culture. 

What does your day look like at Partner?

The Veterinary Assistants emphasis is on tasks related to team and patient care, plus pet family support. Additional daily tasks include patient handling, assisting team members with treatments, maintaining surgical and anesthesia equipment, cleaning and restocking supplies, and accurately entering service charges in the processing database.

You will work with unique and varied cases, and you have the resources to enable optimal patient outcomes.

Partner part-time and relief team member benefits and perks:

  • Bring your pet to work during your shift
  • Get complete role-specific training
  • Scrub Allowance
  • Aflac
  • Eligible for 401K employee contribution 

Our 20,000 square foot reimagined building and team design includes:

  • Conscious and deliberate building design layout that encourages interdepartmental communication and collaboration
  • Unique support roles that enable our team to practice at your highest level 
  • Scribes document exams and facilitate discharging appointments
  • Care Advocates perform client communications, review estimates, and grief discussions to promote continuity of care
  • Onsite MRI, CT, Flouro, and more bells and whistles 
  • Minimum 1 year Veterinary Assistant experience in an emergency or critical care setting
  • Understanding of veterinary workflows and procedures 
  • Exposure to, or knowledge of Fear-Free techniques and philosophies preferred
  • A curious and motivated energy 
  • Interest in collaborating with the teams across the Partner network 
  • Able to lift up to 25 lbs. without assistance

Our core values:· 

  • Reimagine
  • Fearlessness
  • Community Care 

About us:

Our mission statement is our commitment to our team: “Doing our part to improve the veterinary landscape and pioneer a transformative approach to team health and happiness, creating a healing environment for ourselves and our partners, pet families, and patients.” 

Are you ready to learn more? Visit our website and apply on our careers page. We look forward to meeting you!