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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - Chicago, IL in Chicago, Illinois

VCA Chicago North Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our friendly and professional team in Chicago, Illinois .

Current students or new graduates, apply today!

Questions? Please email Laurel Norman at

Our AAHA-accredited hospital was renovated in 2020, allowing a modern and comfortable space to practice the highest quality of medicine. Pamper yourself in our dedicated surgical suite and separate dental suite! You will have the most updated equipment including digital dental radiographs and a new ultrasound machine.

At VCA Chicago North, you can be the veterinarian that you have always wanted to be! We have a special culture in our hospital that values individual skill, personality and gives you the autonomy that you need to grow in your skills. Mentorship and career development are core values at VCA.

Schedule :

We are flexible regarding schedule and will work with you! We are open to full-time or part-time.

We are open Monday through Saturday.

Monday through Thursday - 8 AM to 7 PM

Friday- 8 AM to 5 PM

Saturday: 8 AM to 2 PM

Sunday: closed


We have an amazing team at Chicago North. The team is like family- they are passionate about what they do and have a strong work ethic.

We have a team of 8 VAs and a 2:1 ratio.

The Avondale neighborhood of Chicago offers affordable housing, close proximity to public transportation, and many diverse restaurants that will appeal to your inner epicurean. Parking is never an issue with our dedicated client and staff parking lot!

For more information on our hospital:


As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

Health & Wellness

  • Innovative associate health and wellbeingdepartment(Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)

  • 401k retirement savings planwithcompany match

  • Health/dental/vision insurance, infertility benefits, gender affirmation services

  • Paid parental, vacation and sick leave

Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days

  • WOOF University –offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff

  • VCA Academy’s Mentorship Program – participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting

  • Opportunities to participate in a robustClinicalStudies program

Additional Benefits

  • Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets

  • 100% paid professional liabilitycoverage

  • 100% paid life insurance

  • 100% paid short-term disability insurance Access to a network of5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists

If you are a current associate, you need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find Jobs.

Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at