Fairview Hospital for Animals is looking for an experienced, full-time veterinarian with an interest in surgery, dentistry and ultrasonography to join our team. Located in Decatur, IL our small animal practice has served the community for seventy years, thirty under current ownership in a recently constructed facility. We are looking for a passionate veterinarian eager to advance the human-animal bond by building lasting relationships while treating our clients and patients like family. Our hospital team offers a wide range of services for pets including wellness care, vaccinations, dentistry, ophthalmology, digital radiology, laser therapy and surgery. We are a progressive practice that would be open to expanding our services for doctors with an interest in exotics, acupuncture or other special interests.
Decatur, a town of 72,000 people is located in central Illinois between Springfield and Champaign that is home to a small liberal arts university and the clinic is located within a mile of beautiful Lake Decatur.
About the hospital:
Four fully equipped exam rooms
Fully equipped laboratory with IDEXX ProCyte and Catalyst Analysers
Spacious treatment area
Cold therapy laser
Midmark Veterinary Pro 1000 dental unit
Toshiba Ultrasound unit
Build rapport with clients by clear communication and development of treatment plans
Take rotating emergency call with seven local animal hospitals
Utilize proficient technical skills to perform surgical and dental procedures and ultrasonography
Competitive base salary with production-based bonus
Life Insurance, short/long term disability
Paid membership to national, state and local veterinary medical associations
Paid state license and state and federal DEA license
Continuing education stipend
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.
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
3 years of experience as a veterinarian
Licensure in good standing to practice in Illinois