Relief Veterinarians and Technicians - Chicagoland Area
McKeon Veterinary Consultants
August 9, 2018
Greater Chicago Area, Illinois
Type & Experience Level:
Part Time - One to seven years
Other, Private Practice
DVM or equivalent
We are seeking veterinarinary professionals to provide relief services to animal hospitals in the Chicago area. This opportunity is fantastic for veterinarians and technicians who seek a flexible schedule, want control over their own schedule or would just like a little variety. Whether you want to work extra in your free time or simply work relief, this might be just the thing for you. Although we cannot guarantee hours, more and more hospitals are looking for relief to fill in while they try to recruit permanent team members. The demand is currently much greater than the supply!
A competitive hourly wage!
Employer paid taxes - no quarterly tax filings or 1099 forms to worry about
Bi-weekly paychecks/direct deposit
Short or long term relief opportunities
Workers Compensation coverage
Potential for employer sponsored health insurance – pre-tax deductions
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary
Candidates must possess:
A current and valid license in Illinois - Indiana license a plus! Technicians who are experienced but not licensed will be considered
A minimum of three years’ experience in the role for which you are providing relief:
Veterinarians must have 3+ years experience as a licensed veterinarian
Technicians must have 3+ years of experience in the role of technician in an animal hospital
Proficiency in performing in outpatient care, hospitalization/emergency protocols, surgical and dental prophylaxis and surgery, diagnostics such as radiography, dental radiography, laboratory testing and ultrasonography. Experience in alternative modalities +/- exotics a plus.
Ability to navigate various practice management software systems/both paper and electronic medical records
Ability to conform to the standard operating procedures of the hospitals in which you are working
Ability to work well within a team and take direction well from support staff
Excellent employment references
Veterinarians - current professional liability insurance policy with a minimum of $100K/$300K limits
Additional Salary Information: Hourly compensation highly competitive for relief positions.
About McKeon Veterinary Consultants
McKeon Veterinary Consultants is a "boots on the ground" consulting firm that offers practice management assistance, consultation and temp-to-hire services for veterinary practices in the Greater Chicagoland Area. We help hospitals develop a plan of action, then stay with the team until change is implemented and the hospital team feels they can continue on their own. We are local - which means we are always nearby for short term or long term projects. From training and protocol development, to social media, to financials to employee lifecycle, McKeon Veterinary Consultants provides the best, most consistent veterinary practice consultation services in Chicagoland!