VCA Ark Animal Hospital located in Chicago, IL is looking for an Associate Veterinarian who enjoys practicing advanced medicine with a cohesive, tenured team.
Our AAHA certified hospital was recently renovated, allowing a great space for staff. We have individual doctor stations, EMR and new state-of-the-art equipment including ultrasound and cold/therapeutic laser. We also have dedicated surgical and dental suites!
We have a family team atmosphere at VCA Ark Animal Hospital. We believe in work life balance; offering flexible schedules and we are closed on Sunday. Teamwork is a priority in our hospital. We have enthusiastic and highly trained technical staff, and a two-to-one tech to doctor ratio on shifts including two CVTs.
Chicago was voted Best Large City in the U.S. three years in a row! We are close to downtown where you will find world-class museums, stadiums, dynamic entertainment, Millennium Park and an award-winning dining scene. We also have numerous parks, sandy beaches, hidden gardens and buzzing riverfront in almost every neighborhood of the city. Chicago has a close-knit feel despite being so large!
As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:
Health & Wellness
Innovative associate health and wellbeing department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)
Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days
WOOF University - offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff
VCA Academy's Mentorship Program - participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting
Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program
Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets
100% paid professional liability coverage
100% paid life insurance
100% paid short-term disability insurance
Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists
Internal Number: R-49710
About VCA Animal Hospitals
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.