Veterinarian for Small Animal Practice - Part Time
South Town Animal Hospital
May 16, 2018
South Elgin, Illinois
Type & Experience Level:
Part Time - One to seven years
DVM or equivalent
South Town Animal Hospital is a growing practice that opened over 12 years ago and we are searching for an additional veterinarian to work part-time. Meeting our client’s needs is a top priority along with providing the best care for their pets. Our ideal candidate is an experienced veterinarian (1+ year) who welcomes a challenge, appreciates collaboration with colleagues, and desires respectful communication within the practice. Compensation includes an excellent benefits package along with a competitive salary.
For our clients we provide comprehensive medical services, including focused exams, digital and dental radiography, an in-house lab, complimentary medicine, dental cleanings and soft tissue surgeries. Our practice believes in pro-active pet care along with improving the patient's health through client education. Our goal is to give our loyal client’s pets healthy and longer lives. Visit our website at www.southtownanimalhospital.com.
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members.
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics.
We reward leadership and excellence with:
Highly competitive base salary
Employee pet discounts
Continuing Education monies
Association, membership and licensing fees
Develop a relationship with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that delivers the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and diagnosis and a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients in the areas of preventative health care, complimentary products and procedures, along with vaccinations and nutrition.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Positively represent the hospital to the clients and in the professional community and to the general public.
Other duties as assigned.
About South Town Animal Hospital
South Town Animal Hospital was opened in South Elgin in 2005. We currently have two veterinarians along with 3 support staff per doctor. South Town Animal Hospital believes in pro-active care and education as a means to improve patient health. Our services include preventive and medical care including in-house lab, digital radiography, outsourced ultrasound, therapeutic laser, soft-tissue surgery, dental prophies and hospital services. We also use electronic medical records. As an employer, we strive to make South Town Animal Hospital rewarding and educational place to work.