Illini Veterinary Group has an immediate need for two Associate Veterinarians who values collaboration and is passionate about client service!
We have four locations southwest of Chicago!
The Illini Veterinary Group consists of Pine Bluff Animal Hospital, an AAHA-accredited practice in Morris, IL; Dwight Veterinary Clinic in Dwight, IL; Lakewood Animal Hospital in Morris, IL; and Skinner Animal Clinic in Wilmington, IL. Together, the practices offer pet owners in the area a complete offering of pet care services,including after-hours emergency care, referral-level surgery, general primary care, boarding, grooming and more.
We’re focused on making sure our hospital has the right tools to allow our doctor and medical staff the ability to provide excellent service and care. In addition to diagnostic and preventative services, our hospital is equipped with digital radiography, digital dental radiography, in-house labs, CO2 laser, endoscopy, laparoscopy, cold therapy laser, and therapeutic laser. We also offer TPLO/TTA surgery, orthopedics, laparoscopic-assisted gastropexy, and fracture repair.
Our team wants you to know...
“Work keeps me busy and engaged, and that makes me happy. Also the support and caring from our team makes it easy to want to work here and come to work every day. When your boss/management treats you well and truly cares, it motivates you to want to be there and do your best.”
Who are we looking for?
Not only do you love dogs and cats, but you are enthusiastic about surgery and have the basics (spay, neuter, dentistry, tumor removals, etc.) covered. You are focused on providing excellent client communication and are committed to delivering the best possible care to the animals of our community.
State Veterinary Board License must be in good standing for the state in which they intend to be hired, prior to their start date.
Flexible work schedule, with availability to work some weekends and holidays
Prefer experience but very open to a new graduate
Pine Bluff - limited to no surgery responsibilities
Dwight/Skinner - split between both with surgery time
We’re dedicated to your well-being and offer a comprehensive package and professional development opportunities to support your work and home life. These include:
Medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents
Paid time off for full-time employees
Continuing education allowance
We’ll cover your dues, license fees, and AVMA PLIT
$20,000 Signing Bonus
Looking to relocate?
We're proud to call this town "home." Offering the small town charm of a Norman Rockwell painting, our downtown offers a variety of shopping, dining and recreational activities. With a variety of festivals and markets, we are a gathering place throughout the year.
Looking for a bit more hustle and bustle? Chicago is just a short day-trip away and has everything a big city can offer!
About Veterinary Practice Partners
Veterinary Practice Partners (VPP) is a trusted business partner to veterinarians. We co-own practices in partnership with veterinarians, and work relentlessly to grow and manage each practice, while retaining its unique identity and culture. VPP’s family of practices has enjoyed industry-leading growth and profitability improvements. Our team has deep experience in driving sustained, above-average revenue growth, cultivating exceptional practice staff, and overseeing back-office operations, including marketing, finance, accounting and human resources. Veterinarians partner with us because we enable them to focus on delivering high-quality patient care and foster lasting relationships with pet owners, while remaining owners in the practices they have committed a lifetime to building.