Associate Veterinarian with Excellent Mentorship and Support Staff Ratio
Mulford Animal Hospital
Location: ROCKFORD, Illinois
Type: Full Time
Salary: $100,000-150,000 per year
•Flexible Schedule to be worked out with employee (no more than 38 hrs/week, even with Saturdays)
•Support staff ratio of 3:1 plus one floater
•401K with Employer Match
•PTO (vacation, bereavement, personal)
•Continuing Education allowance with dedicated PTO
•Licensure reimbursement for State, Controlled, DEA
•AVMA and State Organization dues
•AVMA/PLIT liability insurance
•Insurance stipend for medical/dental
•Salary or Pro-Sal available
•Employer Student Loan Reimbursement
•Signing Bonus ($20,000) and Relocation Allocation
•No on-call/emergency duties!!
DVM or equivalent
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Mulford Animal Hospital is a privately owned and operated practice serving the Rockford, IL community since 1978. We are a 1.5 doctor practice with a full-time office manager/CVT and 15 support staff of CVTs(6), VAs(4), receptionists(3) and kennel staff(2). Nestled in the southeast corner of Rockford, we have ease of accessibility to I90, I39, wonderful downtown amenities, and beautiful forest preserves throughout the city. Our location is ideal with both country or suburban living at your fingertips and Madison, Milwaukee and Chicago just over an hour away.
We believe in the true word of TEAM and support our staff in all aspects of the field. We are looking for an associate that wants to:
Advance your career and knowledge
Brings new ideas and goals to the table
Further develop their skills
Utilize our cross trained staff
Enjoy your work day!
We strive to treat pets as if they are our own by focusing on providing high quality care for our patients throughout their lifetime from preventative medicine at first visits to extra sensitivity with end of life care. Our team has been cross trained so they can be utilized by our doctors to create a more efficient work day. While dogs and cats are our focus, we also care for pocket pets and exotics (not required but encouraged). Our collaborative approach allows continuity between our staff and reflects in the satisfaction of our clients, who are well established and easy to work with.
Our free standing building has recently been remodeled (paint, floors and counters) which you can view on our website. Our equipment includes:
Digital dental radiography
2 Cardell surgical monitors and separate Pulse Ox
Full Idexx in house laboratory
Separate comfort room with private entrance
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine with state licensure
Passion for internal medical and developing or established surgical skills
Enjoy a collaborative work environment with life long learners
Ability to direct your veterinary support staff effectively
Willingness to grow in your career and share your experiences
Experienced or new grads welcome
Thrive with communication and interpersonal skills including a good sense of humor
Understand the importance of self-care and well being to yourself and ability to treat patients