Associate Veterinarian | AAHA-Accredited

Job Description

Job Description

Northgate Small Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time Associate Veterinarian at our 4 doctor practice located in southwest Illinois near St. Louis, MO. New grads are welcome!

We are a well-established, AAHA-accredited, full-service small animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care for canine, feline, exotic and pocket pets. We are looking for a veterinarian who has interest in providing a wide variety of services ranging from wellness exams and vaccines to advanced diagnostics and complex surgical procedures. No matter your level of experience, whether you’re a new grad or experienced, we welcome you. Looking for strong and individualized mentorship? Come and leverage our nearly 40 years of experience!


  • Nine exam rooms, a surgical suite, and fully stocked pharmacy
  • Caseload consists of dogs & cats, as well as reptiles, and pocket pets
  • Digital Dental X-ray and Digital full body X-ray
  • Services include nutritional counseling, wellness exams, dental care, and much more
  • Separate comfort room for our clients

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  • No on-call shifts & closed on Sundays
  • Rotating Saturdays – weekend #1 off, weekend #2 until 12P, weekend #3 until 2P
  • One 3-day weekend off per month (Sat, Sun, Mon)
  • Every Tuesday off
  • Highly competitive base salary
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance, Short term/Long Term disability
  • 401 (K) plan
  • Paid vacation
  • Continuing Education
  • Reimbursement for State License, State CS, DEA and 2 Professional Memberships

Skills and Basic Qualifications:

  • A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university
  • Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed
  • Experience with exotics preferred but not required

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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Collinsville, Illinois, United States

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