Associate Veterinarian | Chicago | Portage Park Animal Hospital
Portage Park Animal Hospital
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: 11285
Portage Park Animal Hospital is looking for an Associate Veterinarian to join their highly skilled and dedicated team! If you are hard-working, motivated AND are passionate about providing high levels of clinical care - Portage Park is the place for you!
We are a well-established 5-doctor practice located in the charming Portage Park neighborhood that has been providing exceptional care to the furry inhabitants since 1975. We are a pillar of the community with a loyal clientele and pride ourselves on having a tenured staff of 20+ years! This is a dynamic, growing practice where you will not be bored; even though we’re appointment-based, you never know what will walk through the door!
We stay abreast of the latest medical and tech advancements and take time to explain treatment protocols to our clients. Our clients rave about the personal service and attention to detail. We are committed to thorough workups and maintain a collaborative atmosphere. Our clinic offers an exceptional mentoring environment, perfect for new grads looking to enhance their skills or an experienced veterinarian to further their skills to the next level. We encourage all employees to pursue areas of personal growth. No one is held back by pre-determined treatment protocols or performance quotas. Micro-managing is not our style, we let you be you!
Our multi doctor practice enjoys the support of a well-trained and highly utilized technical support staff along with high quality diagnostic, treatment, and surgical equipment, allowing you to practice in an encouraging, supportive environment.
Fully equipped surgical suite including a C02 laser, offering a variety of routine and advanced procedures
Digital radiographic diagnostics
Digital dental radiographs
In-house lab that yields accurate and immediate results
Five spacious exam rooms
As the Associate Veterinarian, you will enjoy:
Choice of Incentives: Retention Bonus, Sign-On Bonus, Health Insurance Reimbursement, Relocation Assistance or Donation to a charity of your choice!
Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, ancillary coverage & 401k with company match
Attractive PTO and a rotating schedule which will provide a healthy work-life balance, including weekends and no on-call hours required
CE Allowance and in addition we will pay for Licensing, DEA, dues & fees
For new graduates, this position will be included in the NVA Illinois Mentorship Program. In this program, our ADVMs will have access to:
One on one surgical and medical support from Dr. Sandra Faeh, current VP of AVMA, an NVA practice owner, and Illinois Mentor
Suite of wellness programming focusing on stress management and cultivating a balanced approach to your life
Cohort of other new graduate ADVMs in Illinois with planned social events, team bonding, and engagement, regardless of current clinic worked in
NVA is a leading global veterinary community of more than 1,400 veterinary hospitals and pet resorts united in the love of animals and the people who love them. Our animal care ecosystem spans the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. Rooted in a culture of compassion, innovation and collaboration, NVA champions each hospital's unique culture and provides the support and opportunities veterinary teams need to deliver exceptional care to pets and their families.