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Employment Opportunities

When we have employment opportunities available, we want you to know! The Village Veterinarian is always excited to welcome dedicated, compassionate individuals, looking to learn and grow in veterinary medicine. Please select which type of position you are seeking below to learn a little more! We look forward to hearing from you!

About Chatham, IL

The Village Veterinarian is located just 10 miles outside Springfield, IL, in the charming town of Chatham.

Enjoy a rich community life picking apples at the local orchard, cruising down Route 66, or watching a movie at the drive-in followed by some putt-putt golf! You may also enjoy a bike ride on the Interurban Trail to Springfield or spend the day at the park.

Our town supports our businesses and our special school district. In 2022, Glenwood High School was ranked as the top high school out of 16 schools in the Springfield area!

We pride ourselves on providing the best primary care for patients by educating our clients and building lasting relationships. If you want a career in veterinary medicine with an outstanding work/life balance, check out our available positions.

Current Open Positions

Veterinarian - Recent Grads Welcome!

At The Village Veterinarian, our multi-doctor practice is excited to add another veterinarian to our team! We pride ourselves on offering top-quality recommendations and educating our clients to be empowered pet owners. Our support staff is top-notch, allowing you to be focused on patient care and not get bogged down with busy-work.

We see a diverse range of medical and surgical cases and look forward to mentoring new grads. We are equipped with digital radiography and perform many surgeries, including soft tissue and orthopedics.

We encourage doctors of all experience levels to apply, especially those interested in surgery, dentistry, and client communication.

Our mission is to improve the lives of veterinarians by providing you with comprehensive benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Generous vacation time
  • Customized mentorship program
  • Flexible schedules
  • Career path opportunities
  • Medical insurance and PLIT malpractice
  • Voluntary dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability, and life insurance
  • 401(k)
  • CE Allowance
  • Relocation assistance available

DVM or VMD from an accredited institution.

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