Associate Veterinarian

Job Description

Job Description

Fairview Hospital for Animals is seeking a full-time veterinarian with an interest in surgery, dentistry, and ultrasonography to join our team. New grads welcome!

Located in Decatur, IL our small animal practice has served the community for seventy years, thirty under current ownership in a recently constructed facility. We are looking for a passionate veterinarian eager to advance the human-animal bond by building lasting relationships while treating our clients and patients like family.

Our hospital team offers a wide range of services for pets including wellness care, vaccinations, dentistry, ophthalmology, digital radiology, laser therapy and surgery. We are a progressive practice that would be open to expanding our services for doctors with an interest in exotics, acupuncture or other special interests.

About the hospital:

  • Four fully equipped exam rooms
  • Fully equipped laboratory with IDEXX ProCyte and Catalyst Analysers
  • Spacious treatment area
  • Digital radiography
  • Cold therapy laser
  • Midmark Veterinary Pro 1000 dental unit
  • Toshiba Ultrasound unit
  • ImproMed software


  • Competitive base salary with production-based bonus
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance, short/long term disability
  • 401(K) plan
  • Paid membership to national, state and local veterinary medical associations
  • Paid state license and state and federal DEA license
  • Vacation
  • Continuing education stipend

Skills and Basic Qualifications

  • A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
  • Licensure in good standing to practice in Illinois
  • Commitment to practicing the highest standard of veterinary medicine and upholding the veterinary code of ethics

Decatur, a town of 72,000 people is located in central Illinois between Springfield and Champaign that is home to a small liberal arts university and the clinic is located within a mile of beautiful Lake Decatur.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.

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Decatur, Illinois, United States

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