Join our team!!! We are looking for a part-time or full-time small animal veterinarian to grow with us! Our West Kentucky Emergency Veterinary Services facility located in Paducah, Kentucky is looking to hire a part-time or full-time veterinarian to assist in covering weeknight or weekend emergencies. This could be an opportunity to work a couple of weekend shifts as a second job or have as a full-time career working through the week. We have a wonderful support staff consisting of Licensed Veterinary Technicians, Managers, and Assistants. This clinic offers a full in-house laboratory, digital radiographs, ultrasound, surgical suite, and on-site sleeping arrangements.
Located in beautiful Western Kentucky, you will be able to enjoy country living only a short distance from the city life of Nashville, Tennessee, offering the best of both worlds. Whether your interests are in outdoor recreational activities, such as hiking or camping, or include learning about unique natural and cultural heritage of our region, the fields, forests, and lakes of Western Kentucky welcome you. The climate and beauty of the area are especially charming during the Spring and Fall seasons. The Spring brings an abundance of blooming dogwoods, redbuds, wildflowers, and early warm temperatures that allow for many outdoor activities. The Fall is saturated with color as the leaves turn brilliant reds, yellows, and browns. The summers are warm and the winters are mild. Wild turkey and deer are plentiful along with many local lakes for fishing and water recreation. Four of America’s most important inland waterways converge in Western Kentucky making it America’s geographical heart. Paducah is lush with greenery and waterways as far as the eye can see. Nearby, Kentucky Lake, Lake Barkley, and Land Between the Lakes offer more than 3,000 miles of shoreline, birding, hiking, and wildlife viewing, and outdoor activities.
We offer a competitive commission-based salary with a guaranteed base. Our comprehensive benefit package typically includes professional dues, professional licenses, professional liability insurance, 401K retirement plan, continuing education allowance and paid time off for CE, pet care benefits, and uniform allowance. Furthermore, we are open to discussing future buy-in or partnership possibilities.
About West Kentucky Emergency Veterinary Services
Greater Vision Veterinary Care was created in July of 2016 to support the growing needs of our four veterinary hospitals. Our Pet Wellness Center facility has been in business since 2003 and is a full-service small animal hospital located in Marion, Illinois. Our Thompsonville Veterinary Clinic, a mixed animal practice, was purchased in 2013 and has been in business for over fifty years supporting a large rural community base. The Marion Veterinary Clinic, also purchased in 2013, has been in business for over twenty-five years and supports a large equine and small animal base on the Northeast side of Marion, Illinois. West Kentucky Emergency Services, acquired in 2016, is a weekend only emergency clinic located in Paducah, Kentucky. We are a proud supporter of our Southern Illinois and Western Kentucky communities.
Our clients are the heart of our practice and our team understands the importance of the human-animal bond. We are dedicated to enhancing your pet's quality of life through compassionate, dependable, high-quality veterinary care. We strive to become part of your extended family and promise to treat each patient as if they were one of our very own. #everypeteverytime