Are you an energetic veterinarian who takes pride in their work? Do you enjoy building relationships with your clients and your team? Are you someone that understands and values practicing medicine with the Fear Free approach? Awesome! We may have the perfect opportunity for you.
Our practice is located in Chesapeake, Virginia, which is along the Intracoastal Waterway and rich in history and great outdoor activities.
Barker Animal Hospital is a privately-owned, progressive small animal hospital. We are driven by our goal to provide high-quality, compassionate veterinary care that is valued by our clients. We focus on educating and empowering our clients to seek out and provide their pets the best care to ensure a happy, healthy life. Our new facility is well equipped with the tools needed to practice modern, high-quality veterinary medicine. We love providing individualized care and attention to our clients, and we like to have fun while we do it too!
What You’ll Be Working On
Build and maintain client relationships
Diagnose, treat and manage a variety of small animal cases
Perform small animal surgeries with opportunities for mentorship if desired
Provide education to clients and staff on recommendations and choices in care
Maintain a positive work environment
Guide and utilize exceptional support staff
What’s In It For You
A flexible schedule
Paid Time Off
Annual CE Stipend
Licensing fees, DEA fees and Membership dues covered
Retirement Plan with Match
Potential Partner/Buy in for the right individual
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from an accredited program is required
Be licensed or able to be licensed in the state of Virginia
Experience in small animal medicine and surgery preferred
Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and continuous learning
Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity
Strong verbal and written communication skills
About Barker Animal Hospital
We are a progressive small animal hospital located in the Greenbrier Neighborhood of Chesapeake, Virginia. Our goal: To provide high quality, compassionate veterinary care that is valued by our clients. Our Philosophy: By educating and partnering with our clients, we empower them to seek out and provide their pets the care they need for a happy, healthy life. Our new facility is well equipped with the tools needed to practice high quality veterinary medicine. We are fully computerized with electronic medical records. Our equipment includes dental DR, flat panel DR, LogicQ ultrasound, Supera anesthesia machine, active scavenging system, oxygen cage, safe effective patient warming system, quality full in house laboratory, Avia tonopen, Heska IV pumps, cardell touch multi-parameter vitals monitors and doppler unit.