Veterinarian Jobs in Chatham, IL

Diagnose, treat, and prevent health problems in animals. Veterinarians administer diagnostic tests, prescribe medications, and perform surgeries for pets, livestock, and wildlife. They operate medical equipment such as X-ray and ultrasound machines precisely to produce clear and accurate results. They also interact regularly with owners and educate them on treatment plans as well as how to promote their animals’ day-to-day wellness.

Veterinarians may specialize depending on the type of animal they see. Possible areas of focus include equine care (horses), companion animals (domestic pets), and food animals (farm livestock). Alternatively, they might address health compliance (food safety and inspection veterinarians) or work in laboratories to examine human and animal health issues (research veterinarians). 

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Countryside Veterinary Service - Taylorville, IL (24 miles from Chatham, IL)
of Veterinary Medicine from an accredited program required ●Be licensed or able to be licensed in the state of Illinois ●We are a safe place for New Graduates and Recent Graduates to Learn ●Routine...
Petco - Springfield, IL (10 miles from Chatham, IL)
Job Requirements Include : Doctor of Veterinary Medicine state license in good standing Knowledge of vaccine protocols, heartworm and intestinal parasite diseases and parasite prevention products Excellent...
7 days ago
National Veterinary Associates (NVA) - Springfield, IL (10 miles from Chatham, IL)
State License and memberships Skills and Basic Qualifications: A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university....
11 days ago
Springfield Animal Emergency Clinic - Springfield, IL (7 miles from Chatham, IL)
We are committed to helping our veterinarians grow and to mentoring both our doctors and staff....
National Veterinary Associates - Springfield, IL (10 miles from Chatham, IL)
Job Description White Oaks West Animal Hospital is growing and accepting applications for a Full-Time or Part-Time Associate Veterinarian at our 3 doctor practice located Springfield, Illinois....
22 days ago
Animal Protective League of Springfield and Sangamon County - Springfield, IL (10 miles from Chatham, IL)
Our staff veterinarians appreciate collaborating on individual cases and provide mentoring as needed....
25 days ago
Laketown Animal Hospital - Springfield, IL (10 miles from Chatham, IL)
Hospital equipment includes: Digital whole body and dental radiography CO2 surgical laser Ultrasound In-house lab including Heska CBC, chemistry, and PT/PTT machines Digital medical records Heated surgery...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Chatham, IL

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Veterinarian Online Courses and Training Opportunities

EDIVET: Do you have what it takes to be a veterinarian?
This course is for anyone interested in learning more about Veterinary Medicine, giving a "taster" of courses covered in the first year of a veterinary degree and an idea of what it is like to...

Mentorship At Work For Veterinarians
We are all mentors in the workplace. Some are much better than others. This course will help you become a better mentor regardless of your current level of proficiency. Mentorship is an essential...

Equine Welfare and Management
This unique course was developed by veterinarians at the world-renowned University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. The course will address horsemanship from a welfare...

Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Chatham, IL

This is the average annual salary for Veterinarian jobs in Chatham, IL as reported by the BLS.


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Chatham, IL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.9%)
  • High School or GED (18.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.1%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • Some High School (1.9%)
  • Some College (1.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Chatham, IL
  • None (37.8%)
  • 2-4 years (31.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (11.5%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 1-2 years (5.0%)
  • 8-10 years (2.8%)

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