Veterinary Career Opportunities with Hanover Veterinary Hospital

Are you an aspiring veterinary professional, or do you already have extensive experience in the field? No matter what your background, we’re always looking for hard workers with a passion for animals. Check out our list of positions below to see if any of the roles seem like a good fit for you. If so, please scroll down to fill out an online application form. We’ll be in contact soon! Good luck!

Relief, Full, or Part-time Associate Veterinarian

Relief, Full, or Part-time Associate Veterinarian

Are you a veterinarian looking to use your skills in a well-established small animal exclusive veterinary practice? Consider a role as a relief, full, or part-time associate veterinarian with us! The candidate should value client communication, patient care, and have excellent communication skills. They should be able to manage a heavy/diversified case load and direct support staff accordingly.

Our facility offers complete in-house laboratory equipment, a high capacity surgical suite, and a self-contained isolation ward. We have an experienced team of support staff, including three RVTs, with a staff to doctor ratio of 2:1.

We offer alternative therapies, such as acupuncture, and we are a Fear Free Certified Practice. We are seeking an associate who would like to expand in these areas or offer new services.

Our benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance
  • 401K contributions
  • CE days/allowance
  • Paid Time Off
  • No on-call/holiday hours
  • Compensation offered for state/DEA licensing, membership dues to national/state professional associations, and professional liability insurance

We welcome new graduates and have mentorship available. Our hospital focuses on practicing high quality diagnostic medicine and surgical procedures. The practice is located in Cedar Lake, IN only 30 minutes southeast of Chicago. The area offers many outdoor activities including water skiing and kayaking. We value work-life balance and can offer a flexible work schedule. We refer clients to a local 24-hour emergency care facility for after-hours and weekend emergency cases.

Qualifications and Skills:
Eligible for Indiana State Professional Licensing

Job Types:
Full-time, Part-time

Veterinary Technician/Assistant

Veterinary Technician

If you are a veterinary technician, or experienced veterinary assistant, apply for a role today at Hanover Veterinary Hospital! We are a well-established, small animal hospital who offers high quality veterinary medicine to pets of Cedar Lake, IN.

As a technician, your duties can include monitoring anesthesia, assisting the veterinarian in surgical procedures, cleaning and stocking the surgical suite and maintaining surgical equipment. As an assistant, you duties can include obtaining histories and vitals on cats and dogs, cleaning and stocking exam rooms, communicating with the client about their pet’s health,  and any task in the hospital as needed.  We are currently seeking a registered technician with surgical and clinical experience.

Job Type:
Part-time and Full-time

Veterinary Receptionist

Veterinary Receptionist

Your role as a veterinary receptionist is crucial to our animal hospital. You’re the first face our clients see when they walk in the door, so people skills and a friendly personality is a must! Veterinary experience is a plus, but not essential; however, a love of animals is! You also must be proficient with email, Internet, scan/fax machine and have excellent telephone and communication skills

Your duties will include checking clients in and out, answering and making phone calls, and assisting with any other tasks necessary to make our hospital run smoothly.

This role also requires you to work different shifts, such as mornings (opening), afternoon into evening (closing) and some Saturdays.

Job Type:

Kennel Attendant

Kennel Attendant

As a kennel attendant, your main duties will be ensuring the comfort and well-being of our canine and feline guests in our boarding facility. Experience in working with animals is preferred. This role requires mornings, afternoon to evening, and some weekend hours as well.

Your duties will include: cleaning cages, feeding and medicating dogs and cats, letting dogs out into the yard, and other miscellaneous duties.

Job Types:
Full-time, part-time