About our hospital Pine Bluff Animal Hospital opened its doors in 1975 to better serve the pets and pet owners of Morris, Coal City, and surrounding areas. Our mission is to serve our clients and their pets with expert care and high-quality products in a friendly and professional environment.
We encourage an individualized approach to medical cases and are excited to have your personal experiences help grow our practice. At Pine Bluff Animal Hospital, we firmly believe in the power of preventative care as a safeguard against threatening, yet preventable, conditions. Along with supreme pet care, comfort is a top priority, and we strive to create a welcoming and calming environment for all our patients and clients.
Why join us? - We’re an AAHA-accredited hospital with excellent surgical capabilities - Certified PennHip Provider -Culture – join a supportive, tenured, highly skilled team (12-18+ years) - Quality equipment to practice top notch medicine - Enjoy a healthy, work/life balance - 3:1 tech: Doctor ratio, that will allow you the best opportunity to succeed - Established clientele base + great reputation, our clients travel from all over - Our community involvement – not only do we give back to rescues but we’re a referral center for Orthopedic surgery supporting 13+ hospitals in the Morris area and surrounding communities
“I love what I do here, and I love the people I do it for.” ~Dr. Brian Schmidt, Medical Director & Partner at Pine Bluff
What we offer: - Competitive salary with high earning potential - Robust benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, liability, 401K match (3.5%) - Generous paid time off plus additional time for CE - Annual CE allowance, licensing, dues + fees, and AVMA PLIT - Future buy-in/ownership
We strive to… - Practice relationship-based care. No pet is the same, so it is critical to treat each client and patient with unique care and attention to the human-animal bond. - Foster a close relationship between you and your clients
Our clients LOVE us, and WE love them! "I would HIGHLY recommend them!!! From the front desk, the nurses, and Vets. They are all outstanding! Super friendly, helpful, informative, and efficient! They answer all questions without rushing you or making you feel bad. The cleanse is a 10. Their hospitality is a 10, their thoroughness is a 10. We are beyond excited to be in their care. The entire staff is welcoming and extremely kind!!" ~Christina M., Facebook
About the area Looking for a bit more hustle and bustle? Chicago is just a short daytrip away and has everything a big city can offer! Morris is a city in and the county seat of Grundy County, Illinois, United States, and part of the southwest Chicago metropolitan area.
We're proud to call this town "home." Offering the small-town charm of a Norman Rockwell painting, our downtown offers a variety of shopping, dining, and recreational activities. With a variety of festivals and markets, we are a gathering place throughout the year.
Living in Morris means small town living at its very best. Our city offers its residents easy access to health care at Morris Hospital & Healthcare Centers and outstanding education opportunities for our children in our local schools. In addition, living in Morris also means a deep connection to our environment with our location along the Illinois River and the two state parks located within our city limits. Morris is a welcoming community, that plays host to several festivals and events throughout the year. All of this brings us closer together as a community, and most importantly, as neighbors.
We are so proud of our practice and would love to tell you more about our community-based approach to veterinary care.
Contact us to learn more We look forward to meeting you!
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