Companion Animal Hospital Partners is offering externships in the Chicagoland area all the way through southern Wisconsin. Come to a multidoctor/multi-location small animal hospital to gain real-life clinical experience in a fast-paced but mentoring environment. Be exposed to small animal clinicians from 20 plus years of experience to recent graduates.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: observing and assisting in soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries; performing spay and neuters with our local rescues; assisting in exam room; performing physical examinations on client-owned pets; analyzing in house and reference clinical and pathologic lab results; interpreting radiographs and ultrasounds; assisting in dental prophys.
You will be assigned to a veterinary mentor for the entire 2 week externship period. We expect you to work alongside doctors for 20 hours per week with the remaining time (20 hours) to be spent in any and all hospitals at your leisure based on your interests - surgical/exotics/holistic/oncology/dental/management, etc.
Our locations in Norridge and Hoffman Estates, IL and Kenosha, WI offer a fully furnished apartment with a kitchen and bath/shower. We reimburse rental car transportation costs up to $30 a day as well as include an additional a $150 weekly stipend.
At Companion Animal Hospital Partners LLC, we strive to become the organization that veterinary professionals aspire to collaborate with. Sustaining a reputation for exceptional client service and state of the art medicine is our competitive advantage. We offer a unique ownership model for our managing partners that provides for significant future dividends, in concert with a flexible exit strategy for retiring owners. Our practice owners see an increase to their earning capacity through mentoring and proven administrative resources. Our team consistently works toward enhancing educational, supportive and cooperative work environments that cater to the development of positive experiences and professional growth. We are constantly evolving, creating innovative ways to deliver cutting edge medicine to our patients, by equipping our teams with any tools necessary to enhance their skills and improve their knowledge in veterinary medicine. Every day, we encourage our teams to be influential, challenge them to develop ideas that will shape our future, and to inspire them to enrich the culture of each Companion Animal Hospital.