Sutton Road Animal Hospital is currently seeking a FT associate veterinarian with good communication skills, and a positive, friendly demeanor to join our team. Sutton Road Animal Hospital is a well established (over 45 years), 3 doctor practice conveniently located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. Our location is ideal for both the quiet life of the country or the excitement and adventure of the big city. You can enjoy outdoor sports: biking, hiking, fishing as well as the entertainment (theater, sporting events, nightlife, and sightseeing) that Chicago has to offer.
We strive to maintain a positive, fun, and supportive work environment to make the job as low stress as possible. Our great support staff and client care coordinators schedule appointments with the doctors time in mind. Group activities away from work are encouraged, as they strengthen the bonds and friendships at work. A few examples of past voluntary events include: BBQ's, bowling pizza parties, charity events, village festivals, parade participants, birthday parties, baby showers... you get the picture. Life should be fun.
Medical experience and good surgical skills are a plus, however we encourage new graduates to apply, as we assess the whole package. Someone who is willing to learn the nuances of professional practice, utilizing the mentorship of over 62 cumulative years of veterinary experience. We encourage a team approach to both challenging cases, as well as the everyday flow of business.
Patients seen are primarily dogs and cats, with some exotics to a limited extent. As a service to our clients, we also offer housecalls M-F in the mornings. This often provides an interesting change of pace. Our associate veterinarians average 34.5 hours per week, with ample time off. After hour emergencies are handled by local emergency clinics. We believe that a good balance of work and personal time is needed for a healthy mind and body.
Our well equipped and newly remodeled hospital operates on Cornerstone practice management system. Most medical equipment is new, within the past 2 years, including: digital x-ray, ultrasound, ECG, heated surgical table, LED surgical lights, anesthetic machines, blood pressure monitors, fluid warmer, etc...We also have a Companion therapeutic laser, complete IDEXX in house lab and high speed dental unit.
Our mission is to provide the highest level of veterinary care and customer service possible, including community outreach activities and education programs for adults and children. We have also embarked on the Fear-Free Certification for all employees.
Competitive salary, signing bonus, AVMA dues, Chicago VMA dues, Fear-Free certification fees, annual state license renewal, DEA license fee, AVMA PLIT liability coverage, professional attire expenses (e.g. lab coats and scrubs), $1500.00 CE per year (can use for travel), 15 days paid time off per year, 401(k), health, dental, vision, short term disability and life insurance, and discounted veterinary care are provided.
Please check out our website at suttonroadah.com. If interested, contact Dr. Husar at [email protected]
Additional Salary Information: signing bonus
About Sutton Road Animal Hospital
Sutton Road Animal Hospital is a well established small animal hospital serving our community for over 45 years. We currently employ 3 associate veterinarians and have ample support staff. Our mission is to provide high quality veterinary services to our clients in a comfortable and friendly environment. For our employees, we value the balance between work and personal life.