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      Mundelein, IL Veterinary Careers

      Life in Mundelein, IL

      The Village of Mundelein, a vibrant and progressive community of nearly 32,000 residents, has a rather simple approach to economic development—we are on YOUR team, and we are committed to doing everything we can to help your business succeed. Mundelein is situated in the center of beautiful Lake County, Illinois—one of the strongest areas of commercial and industrial growth in the nation, with excellent housing, recreational, educational, and business opportunities.

      Mundelein is a full-service community with municipal services second to none. The Village provides fire and police protection, water delivery, wastewater treatment, building inspection, engineering design and inspection, street maintenance, and economic development assistance. Each department’s highest priority is providing exceptional customer service. Plus, Mundelein’s award-winning schools, Park and Recreation programs, and library services offer residents numerous leisure, recreational, and enrichment options.

      Open Positions


      Vernon Hills Animal Hospital is looking for an associate veterinarian who is ready to take their career to the next level! We are seeking a personable, enthusiastic and motivated doctor to join our busy practice.

      What you’ll find at our practice is a dynamic team that is ready to support you as you continue or begin your professional journey. Our doctors will provide strong mentorship in surgery/dentistry, small mammals (besides dogs and cats) and help you develop a strong business acumen if that’s of interest to you! We have the equipment you’ll need, but if we don’t have a certain item that you really like, we’re willing to get it!

      We pride ourselves on offering the highest standards of care in veterinary medicine, while offering individualized care for each patient. This is accomplished by building strong relationships with our clients, who are highly invested in their pet’s health and will follow through with your recommendations; allowing you to practice your best medicine. Our team is excited to add another doctor so that we can continue our legacy of providing top-tier care to our patients in the community.

      We welcome all experience levels and new graduates. A full-time or part-time position is available.

      About life in Mundelein, IL:
      Mundelein is situated in the center of beautiful Lake County, Illinois—one of the strongest areas of commercial and industrial growth in the nation, with excellent housing, recreational, educational, and business opportunities. Located with 45 minutes of Chicago, the city offers countless opportunities for additional night life, sports, restaurants, and one-of-a-kind events.

      What to expect from our team:

      • Ability to practice independently AND collaborate with colleagues
      • Competitive salary/exceptional benefits*
      • Ability to create an optimal schedule to support a healthy work-life balance
      • A safe and accepting culture
      • Support in bringing new ideas and protocols to the practice
      • Encouragement of pursuing CE opportunities
      • Self-care resources
      • Experienced support staff

      Our ideal candidate will:

      • Have a passion for veterinary medicine
      • Have a willingness to learn and grow professionally
      • Be positive and energetic
      • Enjoy collaboration with colleagues, i.e. TEAMWORK!
      • Be an empathetic and competent communicator
      • Have a compassionate heart
      • Have a sense of humor

      *Competitive salary based on skill and experience, health/dental/vision/disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, license/dues/liability and short-term disability insurance expenses covered, generous paid time off, CE allowance, assistance with relocation costs, and the ability to enjoy a work-life balance. Part-time benefits may vary.

      The Associate Veterinarian will need an educational background of at least:
      A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) degree or equivalent from an accredited university.

      Customer Service Representative

      Responsibilities include scheduling appointments; checking in and checking out clients; answering the telephone; setting up new clients and patients; preparation and maintenance of medical records; client communication; filling prescriptions; over the counter sales; mailing; computer operation; financial transactions; filing; and front office and reception area maintenance.

      Veterinary Technician/Assistant

      Technicians are responsible for assisting the doctors; laboratory procedures; radiology; client communication; medical procedures; pharmacy; operation and maintenance of instruments and equipment; inventory; stocking supplies; daily treatment of hospitalized patients; assisting in the operating room; maintenance of the OSHA and Hazardous Materials programs; and hospital maintenance.

      Ward Attendant

      Responsibilities include keeping the animal hospital clean inside and out; feeding, watering, and walking hospitalized patients; stocking supplies; laboratory procedures; and assisting the technicians, assistants, and doctors.