General Practice Veterinarian - Emergency/Urgent Care
Midwest Bird & Exotic Animal Emergency Hospital
Midwest Bird & Exotic Animal Emergency Hospital, located in a suburb of Chicago, IL, is looking for an Emergency Veterinarian (DVM) to join our team. We are a full-service veterinary emergency and critical care facility that treats dogs, cats and exotic pets. Exotics are our exclusive specialty by day, but our after-hours emergency practice is open for dogs and cats too. In this role, you would be the Veterinarian responsible for our emergency hours from 7pm until 8am, three days a week.
What do we offer? Lots of things, including:
A well-equipped hospitals with digital radiology, ultrasonic dental equipment, loads of in-house testing (see below), and computerized medical records.
The support of a large experienced and caring staff. And, we like to have fun too!
Competitive salary and benefits (including health and dental insurance)
Paid licensing fees, association dues, and continuing education (CE)
Paid time off and a 401(k) plan
Sign-on bonus or relocation assistance
Exotic animal mentorship available, if needed
What makes someone a good fit?
If you’re an enthusiastic, team-player who enjoys emergency veterinary work and doesn’t mind winter-weather in a fantastic city, you’d be a great fit for our hospital. A DVM degree is required, but exotic experience is not and mentorship can be provided.
Curious to learn more about our hospital? On our team, you will have access to all these great resources:
Four exam rooms
Ultrasonic Dental Equipment
Exotic patient ward warmed (85F) and humidified (40%)
Complete in house Hematological and Chemistry analysis, in house Electrolyte, Blood Gas and Clotting analysis, DNA Sexing, Cultures, Gram Stain, Cytology, Histopathology, Infectious Disease Testing, Urine and Fecal Analysis, External Parasite Checks
Paper light computerized medical records and invoicing
Plus, we are located in fantastic Elmwood Park, directly adjacent to Chicago and Oak Park, with endless restaurants and nightlife. Parks, forest preserves, rivers, and Lake Michigan for beach and watersport activities at your fingertips. All the benefits of downtown Chicago are just a 20 minute drive east including world class dining, shopping, music, museums, theaters, art galleries, sporting events, and sightseeing. Visit www.midwestexotichospital.com to learn more about our hospital.