Animal Emergency and Critical Care is seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic emergency veterinarian to join our expanding team! Become part of our community and enjoy an amazing schedule, competitive compensation and professional development opportunities.
Animal Emergency & Critical Care of Lynchburg is Central Virginia’s only after-hours, nights, weekends and holidays veterinary hospital.
Work-Life Balance– We offer a schedule that promotes wellness & work-life balance. Nestled on the eastern edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Lynchburg is known as the city of seven hills and boasts outstanding cultural, educational, and recreation opportunities. Whether it’s hiking, boating, shopping or relaxing, Lynchburg offers a friendly picturesque home and a stable friendly community.
Remarkable Culture: Our veterinarians and support staff give their all every day to help, heal, and save lives. We strive to give pet parents confidence knowing that their animal companions are receiving exceptional, around-the-clock treatment when their regular vet’s office is closed.
Work-life Rewards - We offer a competitive wage, generous paid-time-off, medical, dental, vision, employer funded HSA, paid family leave, 401k + company match, continuing education allowance, pet care benefits, and so much more!
We recognize the importance of technology in providing quality care for our patients, and offer the latest diagnostic and therapeutic capabilities including:
On-site laboratory, digital X-ray, ventilator, endoscopy, cardiovascular ultrasound, and electrosurgical equipment.
We are looking for:
DVM degree or equivalent
Willingness to perform routine emergency procedures and surgeries
Diverse academic knowledge of veterinary medicine
Ability to translate medical knowledge and to train support staff
Proficient computer and software skills including: Word, Excel, Outlook, and other practice management systems and software
Must show a commitment to professional development and continual improvement
Dynamic interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate effectively with diverse audiences and to manage stress gracefully
Critical thinking and analytical abilities with strong attention to detail to guide medical decisions
Ability to perform physical aspects of the role including standing, reaching and lifting up to 50 lbs.
We exist to enrich the lives of the people who provide veterinary care to pets. Encore’s goal is to make a lasting impact on the veterinary profession with a focus on positive leadership and culture. We have a long-term vision of ongoing partnerships that will transform the experiences of employees and pet owners alike. When people thrive, so do the practices and the profession as a whole.