Veterinarian Jobs in Dekalb, 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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Sandwich Veterinary Hospital - Sandwich, IL (19 miles from Dekalb, IL)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed New graduates are welcome...
6 hours ago
Rochelle Veterinary Hospital - Rochelle, IL (16 miles from Dekalb, IL)
We are a progressive practice utilizing an in-house and referral Idexx lab, digital radiography, surgical laser, therapy laser, and Cornerstone software....
6 days ago
Randall Orchard Crossing Animal Hospital - North Aurora, IL (20 miles from Dekalb, IL)
Skills and Qualifications: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed...
6 days ago
NVA - North Aurora, IL (20 miles from Dekalb, IL)
of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed Equal Employment Opportunity...
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Sandwich Veterinary Hospital - Sandwich, IL (19 miles from Dekalb, IL)
Sandwich Veterinary Hospital is a busy 6-doctor hospital looking to add a full-time Veterinary Associate to our dedicated and professional team. We treat small and large animals with the exception...
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11 days ago Sandwich Veterinary Hospital
Petco - Belvidere, IL (24 miles from Dekalb, IL)
Contract /Part time work - Flexible schedule pick and choose your shift Job Requirements Include : Doctor of Veterinary Medicine state license in good standing Knowledge of vaccine protocols, heartworm...
28 days ago
Geneva, IL (20 miles from Dekalb, IL)
Veterinarian DVM Job Employer Name: SpiderID: 9786981 Location: Geneva, Illinois Date Posted: 8/24/2020 Wage: Negotiable Category: Healthcare Job Code: JTMvets7.27 Job Description: Job Description A...
30+ days ago
South Elgin, IL (22 miles from Dekalb, IL)
Veterinarian DVM Job Employer Name: SpiderID: 9788663 Location: South Elgin, Illinois Date Posted: 8/25/2020 Wage: Negotiable Category: Healthcare Job Code: JTMvets7.27 Job Description: Job Description...
30+ days ago
NVA - North Aurora, IL (20 miles from Dekalb, IL)
of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed Equal Employment Opportunity...
30+ days ago
Sandwich Veterinary Hospital - Sandwich, IL (19 miles from Dekalb, IL)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed New graduates are welcome...
30+ days ago
Petco - North Aurora, IL (20 miles from Dekalb, IL)
Contract /Part time work - Flexible schedule pick and choose your shift Job Requirements Include : Doctor of Veterinary Medicine state license in good standing Knowledge of vaccine protocols, heartworm...
45+ days ago
Petco - Dekalb, IL
Contract /Part time work - Flexible schedule pick and choose your shift Job Requirements Include : Doctor of Veterinary Medicine state license in good standing Knowledge of vaccine protocols, heartworm...
45+ days ago
Petco - South Elgin, IL (22 miles from Dekalb, IL)
Contract /Part time work - Flexible schedule pick and choose your shift Job Requirements Include : Doctor of Veterinary Medicine state license in good standing Knowledge of vaccine protocols, heartworm...
45+ days ago
Petco - Saint Charles, IL (22 miles from Dekalb, IL)
Contract /Part time work - Flexible schedule pick and choose your shift Job Requirements Include : Doctor of Veterinary Medicine state license in good standing Knowledge of vaccine protocols, heartworm...
45+ days ago
VIP PetCare - Sycamore, IL (7 miles from Dekalb, IL)
of Veterinary Medicine degree from an AVMA-accredited veterinary school IL State license to practice in the profession Physical Requirements Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent...
60+ days ago

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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 Dekalb, IL

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

$105,840

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Dekalb, IL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.1%)
  • High School or GED (19.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.3%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • Some High School (2.0%)
  • Some College (1.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Dekalb, 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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