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If you’re passionate about caring for animals, great at communicating with co-workers and customers, and enthusiastic about a career in veterinary medicine, we want to talk to you! We’re frequently hiring for the positions described below.

To apply, send an email directly to Please identify your desired position in the email’s Subject line, tell us a little about yourself and your career goals in the email body, and include your resume (in pdf or Word format) as an attachment.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

The Veterinary Technician will be responsible for inpatient care, surgical monitoring, dental procedures (within the allowable limits), radiology, sample collection, diagnostics, and client services. We are looking for applicants who have a strong work ethic and want to practice at the highest level of their abilities. Our doctors take the time with the clients and staff to explain procedures, and we expect our staff to practice the same level of caring communication in dealing with clients.

Kennel Assistant

The Kennel Assistant will have responsibilities in multiple aspects of the hospital’s operations, including animal care and treatment, customer service, and housekeeping duties. We are looking for applicants who have a strong work ethic and want to practice at the highest level of their abilities. This position reports to the Practice Manager and will also receive direction from the doctors, Veterinary Technicians, Veterinary Assistants, and the Medical Director. Tasks assigned to the Kennel Assistant may include:

  • Animal Care and Treatment Responsibilities – restraint of patients; obtaining fecal and urine samples; assisting with toe nail trims, ear cleanings, anal gland expressions and other grooming tasks, as needed; minor bathing; minor mathematics (for dilution of chemicals); cleaning of surgical equipment; restocking and taking inventory of hospital supplies; observing contagious diseases and isolation protocol and complying with hospital safety standards; assisting doctors and other staff during emergency procedures; moving patients in and out of treatment area, as required
  • Customer Service Responsibilities – assisting receptionists with filing and maintaining charts; appropriate record keeping; knowledge of computer system; filling prescriptions (with technician direction); providing physical assistance to clients with multiple pets or large purchases; demonstrating compassion, sympathy, and professionalism when interfacing with clients during high-stress and emotional situations
  • Housekeeping Responsibilities – maintaining facility cleanliness through assigned tasks that may include: vacuuming and mopping; removing garbage; doing laundry; dusting; sanitizing treatment rooms, tools, and equipment in accordance with sanitation protocols; cleaning animal kennels and litter boxes; replenishing supplies

Relief Veterinarian

Brandywine Hundred Veterinary Hospital is a small companion practice, providing quality medicine in a compassionate environment. We have been serving the Brandywine Hundred region of New Castle county, Delaware for over 40 years with a faithful and educated clientele base. Our practice is located near many beautiful parks, river attractions, heritage museums and mansions from the world-renowned DuPont families.

We are seeking a full-time veterinarian to fill openings in the schedule. This may be due to vacation, continuing education or other absences from our two full-time veterinarians. The ideal candidate would be friendly, compassionate and motivated to care for pets and people. A good sense of humor with a high level of professionalism would be optimal.

Typical responsibilities would be well and sick office visits, diagnostic test orders and interpretation, routine surgeries (OVH, castration, growth removals and laceration repair) and the occasional emergency. Our practice boasts digital radiography, laser therapy and acupuncture services with a phenomenal team of support staff.

If you are interested in learning more about our practice, or to submit a resume, please contact and/or (302)792-2777. We look forward to hearing from you!