Salary based on experience and is paid as an hourly wage. Overtime is paid if you work over 40 hours per week.
2 openings available.
Lockport Animal Hospital, PC (est. 1993) has a new facility with new equipment and is looking for a new or used (but in good condition) associate veterinarian. We are a small animal clinic with an emphasis on doing the ordinary, extraordinarily well.
Located in the growing southwest Chicago suburb of Lockport, IL. We are located west of the 159th & I-355 interchange.
Access to 60 years of combined veterinary experience, great support staff, excellent clients, well equipped (ultrasound, endoscope, therapeutic and surgical lasers, and more) and a well cultivated referral network for emergencies and specialty care.
Great work-life balance. Fifty or less hours per week with no after hours emergency or Sunday hours.
The successful applicant must be:
Licensed to practice in the state of Illinois and maintain it with the required CE
Have a Federal & State Controlled Substance License
Friendly, trustworthy, communicative, hardworking, and tractable
Able to tolerate and provide same day service for walk ins and acute illnesses even if they are a new client.
Able to work up all medical cases. With an emphasis on dermatology, gastroenterology, and "Ain't Doing Right" cases. Anything beyond this is a plus (+$)
Able to provide basic dental skills like oral exam, radiographs, prophylaxis, and extractions. Anything beyond this is a plus (+$)
Able to provide basic surgical skills like soft tissue surgery (mass removals, cystotomies, spays and neuters). BTW we still declaw cats at this time. Surgical skills beyond these are a plus (+$)
Be able to provide a comprehensive examination with vaccinations.
Other duties as they arise. No, you will not be cutting the lawn, running errands, baby sitting or washing my car.