We offer educational and professional opportunities for those interested in pursuing a career in animal medicine. Students regularly contact our hospital to do internships or externships. We believe that the experience we can provide for students is invaluable to their personal and professional growth.
If you love animals and people and want to be a part of making their lives better, see what positions we have available and contact us today.
Large Animal Veterinary Intern
The Elkhorn Veterinary Clinic offers a 1-year equine and farm animal internship to help the right candidate launch a successful veterinary career. Our clinic has 7 large animal veterinarians and experienced support staff to provide outstanding mentorship, a supportive environment, and a competitive salary with full benefits. Our practice believes in family, setting boundaries, and work-life balance. To qualify for the internship, the candidate must have or be able to obtain a Wisconsin and Illinois veterinary license as well as a valid driver’s license.
Our large animal internship provides structured mentorship in all aspects of equine ambulatory practice including preventive care, dentistry, lameness, internal medicine, reproduction, and 24-hour emergency ambulatory care. Additional mentorship will include commercial and pet farm animal ambulatory medicine represented by bovine (principally dairy), small ruminants, camelids, potbellied pigs, as well as some exotics. Currently, the caseload is approximately 75% equine, 20% farm animal, and under 5% exotic and pot-bellied pig.
This internship is an excellent opportunity to join a progressive, highly-respected clinic that practices excellent veterinary medicine with compassion toward the patients, clients, and clinic staff. If you are interested in furthering your equine and farm animal veterinary knowledge in a safe, supportive environment please contact us. You may reach us at 262-723-2644 or email Margie Black, Intern Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Large Animal Technician
We are looking for a veterinary technician or veterinary assistant to work with our equine and large animal veterinarians. You'll work both in the clinic and in the field with the veterinarian. Candidate should have good horse handling skills and horse knowledge for this position.
Small Animal CVT
We're looking for a Small Animal Certified Veterinary Technician. The ideal candidate will be motivated, eager to learn, and work well in a team environment. Skill set to include:
- Anesthesia monitoring
- Surgical assisting
- Pharmacy technician
- Animal restraint
- Lab work (reading fecals, diffs, running blood machines, urinalysis, etc.)
- Dental radiology
- Dental scaling
- Client education
- Customer service
This position is 35-40 hours per week including some evenings and Saturdays.
- Medical insurance
- Paid holiday/vacation/sick time
- Employee discounts
Client Service Representative
The Elkhorn Veterinary Clinic is looking to add another member to our client service representative team. Team members in this position review and answer emails, field telephone calls, providing answers to simple pet veterinary questions, schedule appointments, perform basic triage, bill clients and receive payments. Candidates for this position should have good computer skills and a strong desire to help pets and their owners. Prior work in a veterinary setting is desired, but we are happy to train the right candidate. We pride ourselves on our compassion, quality veterinary medicine and service and are looking for someone to continue this tradition.