If you are looking to provide high quality compassionate medicine in a team environment, this may be the right opportunity for you!
We are an independently owned three-four doctor practice in Grayslake, IL, located centrally between Chicago and Milwaukee, just South of the Wisconsin border in beautiful Lake County, IL. Best Friends Animal Hospital was established in 1997 and we are fortunate to have many long-standing clients in addition to a new and growing clientele that are drawn to the clinic for our compassionate, individualized quality care and communication. We are patient advocates and strive to work with the client as a team to provide the best care for their pet. We treat dogs, cats, and exotic companion mammals. The majority of the staff is also licensed to treat wildlife that is supported by our Good Samaritan Animal Relief program. This 501c3 charitable program also allows us to help some of the local stray animal population and place them into homes.
Our team is comprised of many knowledgeable long-standing employees that take pride in doing their jobs well and are always looking to advance their skills. They are an integral part of the practice, and allow for a friendly family-like, easy-going atmosphere. Our technicians and veterinary assistants perform in-house diagnostic testing, treatments, and client communication--freeing up doctors' time for other patient point of care and diagnosing.
We offer tools and resources to allow you to practice high quality medicine and we have good working relationships with local specialists. We also believe that having an open and collaborative environment is beneficial not only to our clients and to the continuity of care to their pets, but also to help each other grow and be open to new ideas and concepts.
It has been our mission to provide good quality medicine to informed clients while fostering a good work environment and managing life balance. If you are interested in joining the team, we would love to hear from you!
Additional Salary Information: Our compensation and benefit plans are generous, competitive and commensurate with experience, including:
-Generous compensation plan
-Paid time off
-Reimbursement for licensure and dues
-AVMA PLIT liability and license defense insurance
-Generous Continuing Education allowance (including paid time off)
-Retirement fund matching
About Best Friends Animal Hospital
Best Friends Animal Hospital, independently owned and established in 1997, is a full service small animal veterinary hospital located in Northeastern IL that provides outstanding professional and compassionate care to dogs, cats, and small exotic mammals. We are committed to creating relationships with our clients and their pets to provide the best medical care possible. We also believe in creating a positive work place and being a respected member of the community. Our team of doctors, technicians, assistants, receptionists and kennel attendants offer continuity of care in an exceptionally caring and professional manner-creating lasting bonds.