Managing Veterinarian | Small Animal Practice in the Chicago Suburbs | Des Plaines, IL
Northwest Animal Hospital
Location: Des Plaines, Illinois
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Salary: ProSal or Hourly
We are open to Full-time or Part-time
DVM or equivalent
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: Northwest Animal Hospital
Northwest Animal Hospital is looking for an experienced veterinarian who is ready to take your career to the next level and lead our team of dedicated professionals! We are seeking a personable, enthusiastic and motivated doctor to join our busy practice as the Managing Veterinarian.
Do you have ideas and protocols that you have always wanted to implement? Do you want to direct a team of skilled professionals to be the best they can be? Then what you'll find at our practice is a dynamic team that is ready to support you as you continue through your professional journey. Our hospital is fully equipped but if we don't have a certain piece of equipment that you need, we'll get it!
We pride ourselves on offering the highest standards of care in veterinary medicine, while offering individualized care for each patient. This is accomplished by building strong relationships with our clients through communication and education; allowing you to practice your best medicine. Our team is excited to add a leader so that we can continue our legacy of providing top-tier care to our patients in the community.
Situated on the Des Plaines River, our city offers a variety of restaurants, parks, and shopping. With highly-rated schools, we are a perfect place to raise a family or establish your career. Located just minutes from O'Hare International Airport, we offer public transportation options to the Chicago Loop, Chicago Botanic Gardens, Ravinia, and other local sites.
Ability to practice independently AND collaborate with colleagues
Competitive salary/exceptional benefits*
Ability to create an optimal schedule to support a healthy work-life balance
A safe and accepting culture
Support in bringing new ideas and protocols to the practice
Encouragement of pursuing CE opportunities
Experienced support staff
Our ideal candidate will:
Have a passion for veterinary medicine
Have a willingness to learn and grow professionally
Have a keen business sense
Be positive and energetic
Enjoy collaboration with colleagues, i.e. TEAMWORK!
Be an empathetic and competent communicator
Have a compassionate heart
Have a sense of humor
SMILE! After all, you love your career, right?
*Competitive salary based on skill and experience, health/dental/vision/disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, license/dues/liability insurance expenses covered, generous paid time off, CE allowance, assistance with relocation costs, and the ability to enjoy a work-life balance. Part-time benefits may vary.
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university.
This hospital is a proud partner with Heartland Veterinary Partners. We are a Veterinary Support Organization that acquires, invests in, and partners with leading veterinarians throughout the Midwest. Many experienced veterinarians are facing increasingly complex administrative burdens and challenges. Heartland Veterinary Partners relieves administrative headaches and provides the DVM/VMD with the flexibility to focus on providing excellent clinical care in a nurturing environment. Heartland Veterinary Partners offers graduating veterinarians an opportunity to launch their medical career in a patient-focused environment with exposure to industry leading veterinarians and healthcare executives. We remove administrative burdens to provide graduating veterinarians the ability to focus on patient care while maximizing their potential to become clinical leader.