General Practice Veterinarian - Emergency/Urgent Care for our Companion Animals
*Generous Sign-on Bonus & Relocation Assistance is available*
Midwest Bird & Exotic Animal Emergency Hospital, located in a suburb of Chicago, IL, is looking for an Emergency Associate Veterinarian (DVM) to join our team, new grads welcome!
We are a full-service veterinary emergency and critical care facility that treats dogs, cats and exotic pets. Exotics are our exclusive specialty by day, but our after-hours emergency practice is open for dogs and cats too. In this role, you would be the Veterinarian responsible for our emergency hours from 7pm until 8am, three days per week (3 on/4 off)!
You would primarily be providing Emergency and Critical Care to our companion animals with some exotics.
Exotic experience is not necessary, we offer training.
What do we offer, lots of things, including:
A well-equipped hospitals with digital radiology, ultrasonic dental equipment, loads of in-house testing (see below), and computerized medical records.
The support of a large experienced and caring staff. And, we like to have fun too!
Competitive salary and benefits (including health and dental insurance)
Paid licensing fees, association dues, and continuing education (CE)
Paid time off and a 401(k) plan
Sign-on bonus or relocation assistance
Exotic animal mentorship available, if needed
What makes someone a good fit
If you’re an enthusiastic, team-player who enjoys emergency veterinary work and doesn’t mind winter-weather in a fantastic city, you’d be a great fit for our hospital. A DVM degree is required, but again exotic experience is not and mentorship can be provided.
Curious to learn more about our hospital On our team, you will have access to all these great resources:
Four exam rooms
Ultrasonic Dental Equipment
Exotic patient ward warmed (85F) and humidified (40%)
Complete in house Hematological and Chemistry analysis, in house Electrolyte, Blood Gas and Clotting analysis, DNA Sexing, Cultures, Gram Stain, Cytology, Histopathology, Infectious Disease Testing, Urine and Fecal Analysis, External Parasite Checks
Paper light computerized medical records and invoicing
Plus, we are located in fantastic Elmwood Park, directly adjacent to Chicago and Oak Park, with endless restaurants and nightlife. Parks, forest preserves, rivers, and Lake Michigan for beach and watersport activities at your fingertips. All the benefits of downtown Chicago are just a 20 minute drive east including world class dining, shopping, music, museums, theaters, art galleries, sporting events, and sightseeing. Visit www.midwestexotichospital.com to learn more about our hospital.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.
Skills and Qualifications:
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed
Additional Salary Information: Sign-on Bonus and Relocation Assistance is offered.