In addition to salary we offer health care benefit, supplemental insurance benefit and option for vision and dental insurance. We pay dues to AVMA, AAHA, DEA and others - this is negotiable. Mentoring is important to us so that newer graduates can provide the best care possible
DVM or equivalent
AAHA certified veterinary clinic searching for the right veterinarian to join our team. We are a 3 doctor veterinary clinic focused on small animals and exotic medicine. We are proud to say that we have cared for 3 generations of clients and their pets. Our goal is to provide compassionate, professional care of our patients while providing a good education to their owners about responsible pet ownership. We have dedicated ourselves to a low stress handling approach in our interactions with all pets.
Our staff is our strongest asset. We have many staff members who have been with us for more than 15 years. We currently have two staff members who will be celebrating 35 years with us! Our staff is knowledgeable and leveraged making it possible for our veterinarians to focus on their job. We currently have 3 veterinary technicians and 2 in training. Monthly staff meetings and manager meetings help us to continue to focus on providing the best possible service and also to manage the day to day problems every organization can face. Our goal for each day is to work hard with a smile and then leave on time at the end of the day!
South Bend/Mishawaka is the home of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish but also home to St Mary’s College, Bethel College and IUSB. We have a growing downtown area recently infused with new restaurants and small craft breweries. We are about 1 hour from Lake Michigan where you can spend the day shopping, wine tasting, hiking, biking and eating. We are also about 2 hours from Chicago where you can take a day trip to visit the museums or walk on Miracle Mile. Within South Bend/Mishawaka there is also opportunity for hiking or biking the local Riverwalk and visiting the South Bend Farmers Market. There is truly something for everyone in this area!
We are committed to providing the best medical and surgical care of our patients. In addition to our staff, we have other tools to make your practice of veterinary medicine easier. We have a surgical laser unit, a therapy laser, ultrasound, digital dental xrays, digital xrays and a Heska in house laboratory and IM3 dental equipment. To try to be Eco friendly, we are paperless and use Clientrax software systems. There are computer terminals in each exam room, in the major areas of the hospital and the doctors office. Additional services that we offer to clients also include boarding and puppy classes.
Benefits include flexible schedule, paid vacation, flexible compensation – either salary or commission. We offer paid dues for local and state associations and for AAHA. We offer AFLAC contribution and a 401 K contribution for all full time employees. Additionally we offer an annual CE stipend. Our ideal candidate would be interested in a full time position and be interested in surgery. They would possess exceptional skills in communication and enjoy working with a team. We will consider all candidates who apply.