FT Associate Veterinarian needed in Northwest Chicago Suburbs
Mt. Plaines Animal Hospital
December 22, 2017
Mount Prospect, Illinois
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - One to seven years
DVM or equivalent
We are looking for a full time veterinarian to join our two and one half doctor practice located on the border of Mount Prospect and Des Plaines in the Northwest Chicago Suburbs. Mount Plaines has been operating in Mount Prospect for over 50 years, with Dr. Ruffolo serving as the owner and director since 1999. Recently we expanded into the adjacent unit of the four unit building which the hospital is located in, adding a separate cat boarding area, dog play area, as well as a staff break room, additional office and storage for a total of approximately 7000 square feet of space. Mount Plaines is located in a neighborhood setting with great cliental, many of whom walk to the hospital.
We are well equipped, including digital x-ray, doppler blood pressure, ECG, high speed dental, updated LED surgical lighting, and more. We enjoy great relationships with specialists in the area, and also provide veterinary chiropractic with our part time associate. Our support staff is outstanding, and most have been with the practice for 10 years or more.
We pride ourselves on providing a relaxed, collaborative, supportive work environment. Our focus is on providing the best possible care for our patients and clients, while maintaining a this special work environment. Schedule is flexible, after-hour emergencies are handled by local emergency centers. Salary will be commiserate with experience and benefits include CVMA and AVMA memberships, malpractice insurance, CE allowance and VIN membership, paid vacation leave and discounted services for pets.
We are looking for the right individual to replace a full time associate of nine years who is moving out of state. We would prefer someone with surgical and medical experience, but our focus is finding the right individual for our practice. There is a potential for buy out in the future. Interested candidates can send inquiries to Dr. Kim Ruffolo at email@example.com.
Additional Salary Information: Salary dependent on experience
About Mt. Plaines Animal Hospital
Mount Plaines is a two and a half doctor practice located on the border of Mount Prospect and Des Plaines in Illinois. Mount Prospect is a short 30 minute train commute into downtown Chicago, with two nearby Metra stops. Mount Plaines has been established within this suburban community for over 50 years. We are committed to providing excellent service to our clients, and the pets entrusted in our care, in addition to having a strong dedication to providing our staff with an excellent work environment.