For over 35 years, Galesburg Animal Hospital has delivered veterinary excellence. Our doctors have a combined 45 years experience! We welcome graduating veterinarians to start the careers here, ensuring a high level of support and ongoing education. And, for established veterinarians, we offer interesting, diverse and challenging cases, with manageable caseloads and a fair work-life balance.
A recent client review states: Wonderful service, polite staff and everything was explained to me. I will definitely be going back with my other dogs, and referring my friends.
As a veterinary professional, you already have a pretty good idea as to the day-to-day requirements of being a talented veterinarian. Here are some of the key skills that we are seeking. If you are a new graduate, we will provide mentoring in these areas and more.
Diagnostic skills/Case workups and jdeverloping treatments
Soft tissue surgery
Preventive care patient planning
Record keeping and attention to detail
We are located at 1525 E. Fremont Street, Galesburg, Illinois! This richly historic small town includes a nationally ranked liberal arts college, Knox College, and offers a wonderfully unique place to live full of culture and farming communities. Within a hour's drive, you will find larger metropolitan cities that provide additional recreation, leisure and shopping. This is an ideal area to live for those who enjoy a relaxed, less stressful lifestyle with a wide range of options for housing, sports, activities and travel, and a low cost of living.
Your qualifications are essential to your success in the role, and it is expected that you will demonstrate talent and skill as a veterinarian. In addition, these personal qualities are important to us.
Ability to quickly build rapport with clients, team members and management
An adept learner willing to explore new techniques and accept change
Knowing that great results are only achieved through teamwork and mutul respect
You can work independently but also know when to call for assistance
You respond to setbacks with positivity and grace
Additional Salary Information: Sign on bonus, medical insurance choices, 3 weeks paid vacation on commencement, 1 week paid sick leave per year, continuing education allocation, professional licenses paid, employee pet wellness discounts
About GALESBURG ANIMAL HOSPITAL PC
Galesburg Animal Hospital is home to a team of professionals dedicated to providing quality, compassionate care for pets. Dr. Weech and wife, Pam (who is the practice manager) have owned and operated the practice since 1983. Dr. Weech is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine. He is an accomplished surgeon in orthopedics and soft tissue surgeries that might otherwise be referred to specialists. His expertise in small animal and exotic care is unmatched in the Galesburg area.
Dr. King, associate veterinarian graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 2007. She graduated in the top 20% of her veterinary class and received a CVM Award of Academic Excellence. Dr. King joined the practice soon after graduation.
Galesburg Animal Hospital offers complete medical, dental and surgical services to the Galesburg area. Boarding and grooming complement the medical offerings. Diagnostic services include but are not limited to Idexx laboratory, digital radiology, digital dental radiology, electrocardiograms, tonometry and traveling ultrasound availability. We are paper light using Idexx Cornerstone veterinary software. Please visit our website to learn more.