Akron Veterinary Clinic is seeking a full-time veterinarian (new grad or experienced) to join our small (80%)/large (20%) animal practice. We are dedicated to providing quality care to keep animals happy and healthy at an economical cost.
This is an established busy 1 vet practice expanding to 2 with over 3,000 active animal accounts. Animal patients are seen from a 50-mile radius.
Great opportunity to live and work in a small rural community of 1,400 residents. Akron is located 30 miles north of Sioux City Iowa and 60 miles south of Sioux Falls, SD. Annual events include the Scarecrow Festival in September, Halloween Parade/Trick or Treat, Akron Hometown Christmas/Santa and Mrs. Claus visits, and the Easter Basket Hunt downtown. Other things available to do is the Akron Area Museum, Golf Club, Opera House, 3 campgrounds, 3 parks, Loess Hills scenic byway, boating and canoeing on Big Sioux River, Fishing and Hunting, Akron Municipal Pool, and four ballfields to watch baseball, softball, and youth games.
4-4.5 day workweek with shared Saturday am clinic rotation. After hours emergency call is shared 3 ways currently.
Some of the small animal services provided are: routine vaccinations, rabies vaccinations, heartworm testing and prevention, spays, neuters, declawing, dental cleaning, humane society check-ups, boarding, grooming, blood chemistry analysis, sick animal examinations, various surgical procedures, microchipping, euthanasia, and cremation. A full food and product line available for purchase.
Some of the large animal services provided are: vaccinations, green tag and gold tag preconditioning programs, pregnancy diagnosis, fertility testing of bulls and rams, dehorning, castration, parasite prevention and treatment, birthing assistance, prolapse repair, diagnosis and treatment of disease, health certificates, implanting, and general surgery. A full product line is also available for these animals.
Salary is $80,000/year and is negotiable commensurate with experience. 100% paid health insurance, DEA license, Iowa and South Dakota License, Paid Vacation, CE reimbursement, Negotiable Moving Allowance.
Any questions can be directed to Steve Liebetrau at 712-277-4442 x111 or via email above
Graduate of an accredited veterinary school
Iowa and South Dakota license
Additional Salary Information: Paid health insurance, Iowa and South Dakota licenses paid, DEA paid, vacation, CE reimbursed, negotiable moving allowance
About Akron Veterinary Clinic
Private owned small (80%) and large (20%) animal veterinary practice that has been in business for many years, serving a 50 mile radius around the town of Akron, Iowa. Currently Dr. Jeff Van't Hof is the owner of the clinic. Clinic has over 3,000 animal client accounts. Services include routine and emergency appointments during regular business hours and emergency/urgent care after hours. Animals seen include dogs, cats, cattle, horses, sheep, goats, rabbits, pocket pets, and a wide variety of other species. Work week hours are 7:30a-5:00pm and 7:30a-noon on Saturday's. The clinic is closed on Sunday's.