The Lena Veterinary Clinic in Lena, Illinois has a position open for graduates in Veterinary Medicine. We are currently a nine veterinarian, mixed animal practice located in Northern Illinois within one hour from Rockford, Madison, and Dubuque. We continue to have robust demand for our growing veterinary services, offering a nice opportunity for employment and future ownership potential. We strive to provide appropriate mentorship, which can be as extensive as desired. The description of this position is as follows:
Companion Animal Associate Veterinarian Position
Companion Animal / Equine Associate Veterinarian
This position is almost entirely small animal, serving pets which mainly includes dogs and cats, with the occasional bird, guinea pig, ferret, etc. Services we offer to our clients include gas anesthesia, digital radiography, dentistry, in-house blood work, ultrasound, therapy laser, and cremation services. Our associate veterinarian position will have the flexibility of including routine surgery in their daily schedule as well. We are always looking to expand our services, so we are seeking an individual who is excited to bring in new ideas. Our area also has potential for significant growth in providing orthopedic services if our applicant is interested.
If a prospective hire has the desire to include equine services in their schedule, our clinic offers equine dentistry, wellness exams, lameness diagnosis with digital x-ray, ultrasound, artificial insemination, foal care, and supportive therapy for sick patients. These services could account for 0-50% of the position.
The ideal candidate will have compassion for companion animal medicine and a positive attitude with the ability to motivate those around them. This candidate will also have excellent communication and teamwork skills. Each veterinarian will have a veterinary technician available to assist in all daily small animal procedures.
The Lena Veterinary Clinic is a nine doctor mixed animal practice currently experiencing significant growth within our small animal area of practice. We also have 10 experienced staff members, including several certified veterinary technicians. Visit our website for more information on services provided.