Valley Animal Hospital, located in Geneva, Illinois is seeking a Full Time Associate Veterinarian to join our team.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, compassionate, positive, team oriented associate veterinarian to join our 5 doctor team. We have excellent technicians and support staff that provide a busy, fast paced, congenial work environment. We strive to provide quality and compassionate care to our patients. Strong communication is essential. We have dedicated and excellent clientele that expect the best quality medicine and surgery available. Candidate shall practice high quality medicine while possessing a strong desire to learn and perform surgeries ranging from spays and neuters, soft tissue surgeries, emergency surgeries (splenectomies, foreign body surgeries), interest in orthopedics is a plus.
We offer generous, competitive compensation packages- CE Stipend, licenses, memberships and dues paid.We offer health, Vision, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance in addition to 401K.
Check out our website: www.genevavah.com/
About our Hospital
Our hospital has a dedicated surgery suite, large well equipped treatment area, ultrasound room, along with 6 exam rooms
Fully equipped in house laboratory with IDEXX chemistry and blood analyzers.
Digital Radiology, ultrasound
K laser therapy unit
Dental services: Dental exams, Digital Dental Radiographs, cleaning, polishing and extractions
Expansive In-house pharmacy as well as several compounding pharmacies
Senior doctors very willing to share wide breadth of experience
Senior doctors and management very open to and willing to try new advances in surgery and medicine.
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor, Hospital Manager and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.
Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns
Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs.
Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols.
Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine.
Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Geneva, IL is about 40 miles west of Chicago, a population of 22,000 and is one of the stops on the Metra line making commuting downtown Chicago easy. It is part of the tri-cities area located between St. Charles and Batavia. We are a wonderful, vibrant city located on the Fox River. There are numerous outdoor recreational activities, festivals, shopping, nightlife and dining available.
Geneva also boasts its award winning schools being ranked in the top 3% of school districts in the Nation in 2016 and also ranked one of the best cities in Illinois to raise a family.
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Works collaboratively with hospital team members.
Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
Manages time and tasks appropriately.
Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.