Application for Employment
Our Team Members
Compassionate, innovative, thriving veterinary family practice (small-animal) in Evansville, Indiana seeks additional team members to join our cooperative veterinary services team, accommodate our carefully considered growth, and expand our care opportunities in Evansville, Indiana. Applicants who will support our mission of compassion toward animals, people and ALSO our team members are welcome to apply. Our practice is excited to announce these opportunities as a win for students of veterinary technology, recent veterinary graduates seeking mentorship and a starting point for their career, or for any seasoned professionals who enjoy working alongside motivated and caring, veterinary professionals. HVC hires associates who seek a rewarding and supportive environment, enjoy ownership of the practice where they work and stewardship over their own career, and who enjoy or enjoy the notion of serving a diverse companion-animal client base. We employ professionals and para-professionals who wish to build a career in a caring/accessible veterinary family practice. We provide a nurturing and relaxed work-atmosphere, with innovative practice amenities, you bring the empathy and skills needed to partner with pet owners to provide goal-oriented compassionate veterinary care.
Our typical day includes providing needed preventative care services, surgical services, and urgent care services to pets and animals in need, and supporting their loving pet owners. After-hours emergencies are referred to a local emergency clinic. Our staff members can expect a 4 ½ to 5 ½ day work week and no holiday clinical hours in a non-corporate practice environment. We truly operate with team-based management rather than control-based management principles, respecting the work of each associate from the front of the office to direct care staff, as well as the work of our practice owners—this is what makes independent practice work appealing to many veterinary professionals. Highland Veterinary Clinic (HVC) is well regarded in our area business and animal care communities—and can provide references upon request!
We serve a diverse suburban population of dedicated client families and a wonderful community of foster/rescue organizations in a hospital caring primarily for dogs and cats. Any team member at HVC can look forward to a practice environment which supports veterinary family practice, preventative medicine (a pioneering program started in 2001, which has been continually innovated over the last 20years), integrative medicine (i.e. regenerative stem-cell therapy, acupuncture and cold-laser therapy), some orthopedic and more advanced surgical techniques, soft tissue surgery, shelter/rescue medicine (forensics), small mammal care, and team-based management today--while looking forward to expanding his or her particular career interests and integrating them into our practice tomorrow. Highland Veterinary Clinic's facility amenities include:
Ardent Point of Care Stem Cell Therapies
Ardent Canine Cancer Vaccine Programs
Idexx Point of Care Vet-Lab Suite with VetConnect Plus
Antech Referral Lab Services and HealthTrax Preventative Care Screening
VDI Allergy Lab Services
Heska ViewCloud Digital Radiology Unit
Alicam ambulatory light-based imaging (ALI) device for dogs
CardioPet with VetMedStat Integration
Summus therapeutic cold-laser therapy
New Dentistry Unit
Medical Boarders and Care of Special Needs Patients Only
Electronic Medical Records (EMR) management system via Covetrus Pulse & Rapport
Weave VOIP Services
Work/Life Balance isn’t Just Encouraged, It’s Required
Local Emergency After Hours Referral Hospital Available (read: predictable work hours)
Staff Ratio of One Technician and One Assistant Per Veterinarian
Evansville, Indiana is located 4hrs from St. Louis, 3 hours from Indianapolis, 2 hours from Louisville and 2 hours from Nashville. Located along the Ohio River, the city of Evansville and Vanderburgh County have an estimated population in excess of 180,000. Evansville is home to a wide variety of cultural and entertainment amenities, including The Ford Center (home to the Evansville's feeder hockey teams, University of Evansville Purple Aces basketball, and hundreds of concerts and events annually); Victory Theatre; Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden; Bosse Field (home to the Evansville Otters and the third-oldest ballpark in regular use in the nation); Koch Family Children’s Museum of Evansville (cMoe); Evansville Museum of Arts, History & Science, and much more. Evansville is also home to top-ranked educational institutions, like Signature School (ranked highest in Indiana and 7th best high school in the nation by Newsweek); University of Evansville (ranked ninth for Best Colleges, Midwest Regional Universities by U.S. News & World Report); and University of Southern Indiana, one of the state’s fastest growing comprehensive universities with students from nearly every state and 67 other nations. Indiana University's Medical School recently chose Evansville as the location for their new medical school campus. Our downtown walkway and shopping districts are wonderful. Our low cost of living and a small-town feel with metropolitan amenities makes Evansville, Indiana is a wonderful place to live and work.
Highly Competitive base salary plus negotiable benefits such as but not limited to: Indiana/Federal Licensures and DEA, health insurance stipend, membership in AVMA and SWIVMA, practice liability insurance, VIN membership, and CE. Highland Veterinary Clinic is pursuing CLEAR certification from NOMV.
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is the policy of our business to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, affectional orientation, national origin, age, or non-disqualifying disability.
NOTES: Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience, area, and benefits.