Associate Veterinarian- Willing to mentor new grads
Ark of the Dunes Animal Hospital
Location: Chesterton, Indiana
Type: Part Time or Full Time
Preferred Education: DVM or equivalent
Retirement plan with contribution
Licensing fees and dues
Ark of the Dunes is a privately owned practice in Chesterton, IN near beautiful Lake Michigan. We are looking for our next team member to grow with us! We pride ourselves in a great family-oriented culture and the support our employees need for what life throws at us. We feel that in order to offer top notch care to our patients, we must take care of our team as well. Maintaining an environment where people can be their best self and love to work is a top priority. We offer quality medicine and individualized care plans based on each patient's needs.
We are looking for a full or part-time veterinarian to diagnose and treat our patients while creating a bond with clients and our community. We are a small animal only clinic with updated equipment and software. Daily responsibilities includes wellness and sick examinations, performing diagnostics and surgeries, caring for hospitalized patients, and prescribing medicine. We appreciate personal accountability and a desire to connect with our team and community. We are open to mentoring new graduates.
Examine animals and check their health status
Diagnose illnesses and determine the best treatment
Perform dental, mass removal, exploratory, and ophthalmic surgeries
Vaccinate animals to prevent diseases
Spay and neuter cats and dogs as needed
Advise pet owners on nutrition, preventive healthcare, geriatric, and general care
Update medical records
Work experience as a Veterinarian or student at a school of veterinary medicine
Experience conducting various types of surgeries, vaccinations and health checks on animals
Knowledge of medical equipment (e.g. X-ray machines, in house lab analyzers, laser therapy, and ultrasound)
Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain medical terms and conditions using simple language
Patience and a love for animals
Commitment to positive work environment, integrity, and compassionate care
We are a privately owned, three doctor small animal practice located in the heart of Chesterton, Indiana. We pride ourselves in creating relationships with our clients and patients so that we may strengthen the bonds of our clients and patients and provide quality care.