Heritage Animal Hospital

Associate Veterinarian

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Why choose this job

Associate Veterinarian Position Overview Does the thought of working in a clinic that has been a staple in the community for over forty years excite you? Are you searching for a place that offers everything from routine wellness care, preventative medicine, and emergency care too? Do you dream of joining a team that feels more like a family? Great! We have just the opportunity for you! Location Heritage Animal Hospital has been offering top-notch veterinary care to the Terre Haute, Indiana community for over forty years. Located in the heart of the Midwest, Terre Haute is conveniently located between seven major Indiana cities, as well as just miles from the Illinois border. We have a vibrant downtown scene, numerous parks and recreational areas, and a variety of shopping and dining options too. We are also home to a state university, multiple colleges, and state of the art public schools. Practice Overview Here at Heritage Animal Hospital, it is our mission to provide excellent, high quality veterinary medicine to our patients while being informative, caring, and honest to their owners. We are a full service animal hospital that offers routine, preventative, and surgical care to dogs, cats, small mammals, reptiles, and exotic pets. In addition, we offer our clients boarding and grooming services, an easy accessible drive-through window, and a retail area. Our hospital is fully equipped with state-of-the-art technology including an in-house laboratory, digital radiology, ultrasound, modernized dental machine, a LigaSure, endoscopy, and more! Our team of passionate veterinary professionals treat one another like family and foster a collaborative, team working environment. What You’ll Be Working On ● Build and maintain client relationships ● Diagnose, treat and manage a variety of small animal cases ● Perform general wellness exams and surgeries ● Maintain a high level of client communication and patient care ● Guide and utilize exceptional support staff ● Maintain a positive work environment and promote teamwork Qualifications ● Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from an accredited school required ● Licensed or able to become licensed in the state of Indiana ● Five years of experience preferred; New grads encouraged to apply as we have great mentorship ● Experience working on small animal general and surgical cases required ● Experience working on exotic animal cases is a PLUS! ● Demonstrated commitment to providing a high level of care and service ● Exceptional interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills ● Team player with a passion for mentoring and working with others What’s In It For You ● Competitive salary with a year-end bonus ● Sign-on bonus ● Relocation support ● Stipend for healthcare coverage ● Paid time off ● Simple IRA with 3% match ● Continuous education opportunities including in house mentorship and financial support ● Licensing fees and dues coverage We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Our veterinarians typically work 4 days per week, with a scheduled day off that is the same every week. During the week, doctors work from 8:30am - 6:00pm (on average). Saturday mornings rotate- typically 1 (2 max) a month- 8am - 11am. After-hours emergency duty rotates as well with an average of 7 days per month.

Here's what you'll be doing

  • General consultation and examinations
  • Out of hours emergencies
  • Routine Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Routine Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Dentistry
  • Anaesthesia
  • Routine Radiology
  • Routine Ultrasound
  • Caesareans

Some of our perks include

  • 80000 to 160000 USD per year
  • 15 days leave
  • Flexible hours
  • Relocation allowance
  • Funded continuous education
  • Sponsored membership fees
  • Our benefits package includes, but is not limited to, Sign-On Bonus! Competitive salary that is set, and not based on production, paid PLIT insurance, paid vacation, annual continuing education allowance, potential housing, relocation bonus, paid veterinarian and DEA licensing fees, paid AVMA & IVMA membership dues, Simple IRA, and more.
Terre Haute, Indiana
Jun 14, 2022
80000 to 160000 USD
Small animal • Exotics / Avian

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Heritage Animal Hospital

See what we're all about

Our veterinarians and staff have been committed to caring for all pets - including dogs, cats, birds, small mammals, reptiles, and exotic pets - for OVER 40 years! We are a full-service animal hospital that offers everything from routine wellness and preventative medicine to emergency and critical care. Heritage Animal Hospital is all about family, tradition, and lifelong partnerships. We truly believe that pets enrich our lives and we want to do everything we can to make sure that your pet family members are happy and healthy. Give us a call or stop by anytime. We can't wait to meet you and your furry, slobbery, adorable friends!

The Team

Our team includes 4 veterinarians and 10 veterinary nurses / techs