Veterinarian Jobs in Godfrey, 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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THRIVE Affordable Vet Care - Brentwood, MO (24 miles from Godfrey, IL)
A Day In the Life No two days are ever the same at THRIVE and our veterinarians see a variety of cases, from routine, essential care, to daily surgeries....
1 day ago
Kirkwood Animal Hospital - Saint Louis, MO (24 miles from Godfrey, IL)
We’re looking for an enthusiastic, compassionate and skilled veterinarian. "The Best Friend to our Clients' Best Friends."...
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19 hours ago
National Veterinary Associates - Collinsville, IL (23 miles from Godfrey, IL)
of veterinary medicine (dvm) or related degree from an accredited university licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed experience with exotics preferred...
6 days ago
Yorkshire Animal Hospital - Saint Louis, MO (22 miles from Godfrey, IL)
The Associate Veterinarian will need an educational background of at least: A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Saint Charles, MO (13 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brentwood, MO (24 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Up to $20,000 Sign-on Bonus and/or Relocation available Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities...
7 days ago
Northgate Small Animal Hospital - Collinsville, IL (23 miles from Godfrey, IL)
of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed Experience with exotics preferred...
8 days ago
Spencer Creek Animal Hospital - Saint Peters, MO (22 miles from Godfrey, IL)
The Associate Veterinarian will need an educational background of at least: A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university....
10 days ago
Ark Animal Hospital - Edwardsville, IL (16 miles from Godfrey, IL)
of Veterinary Medicine from an accredited program required Be licensed or able to be licensed in the state of Illinois Routine surgical, dentistry, and general wellness care experience preferred Flexible...
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10 days ago Ark Animal Hospital
Hawthorne Animal Hospital - Glen Carbon, IL (20 miles from Godfrey, IL)
There is also room to expand in your interests like exotics, surgery, advanced radiology, stem cell therapy as well as palliative and hospice care....
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11 days ago Hawthorne Animal Hospital
Hawthorne Animal Hospital - Glen Carbon, IL (20 miles from Godfrey, IL)
During your stay, your externship can be tailored to your preferences: Emergency Medicine, General Practice, Soft Tissue Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Wildlife/Exotics, Hospice, etc....
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11 days ago Hawthorne Animal Hospital
Animal Medical Center of Mid America - Saint Louis, MO (23 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Associate veterinarian, full or part-time needed for a small animal exclusive practice....
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11 days ago Animal Medical Center of Mid America
Washington University in St. Louis - Saint Louis, MO (22 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Five years of experience as a laboratory animal veterinarian....
11 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Saint Charles, MO (13 miles from Godfrey, 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...
12 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Saint Louis, MO (22 miles from Godfrey, 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...
12 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...

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Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Godfrey, IL

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

$99,930

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Godfrey, IL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.4%)
  • Vocational 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 Godfrey, 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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