Hononegah Animal Hospital

Veterinary Jobs in Roscoe, IL

Thank you for considering joining the Hononegah Animal Hospital team! Learn more about our available job positions below.

Rockford, IL

About Life in Roscoe, IL

The village of Roscoe is located just north of the larger city of Rockford, Illinois, and south of Beloit, WI. It is home to popular schools, safe neighborhoods, and a growing industry. Up and down the main streets, you will find pedestrians and cyclists along the many recreational pathways. There are tons of outdoor opportunities for biking, kayaking, or hiking through the thousands of acres of forest preserves.

About Working at Hononegah Animal Hospital

Dr. Craig established Hononegah Animal Hospital in 1998 when he renovated a bank into an animal hospital. Over the past two decades, he has developed long-lasting friendships with both pets and their owners. We recognize that all animals are created by God and our responsibility of stewardship reflects our efforts. We are a family-oriented practice seeking to establish ourselves as an exemplary business and supportive, pleasant workplace.

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Veterinary Careers at Hononegah Animal Hospital


Hononegah Animal Hospital is adding a veterinarian to our team! We have been developing long-lasting friendships with pets and owners in the Roscoe area for over two decades. We are a family-oriented practice that strives to be friendly, professional, and current on all our medical skills. Our hospital includes 2-DVMs and a support staff of experienced technicians who have been with us for years. Our team functions as a family, viewing one another as friends over coworkers. We invite another member to join our dedicated and cohesive group!

Our ideal candidate is well-rounded in canine and feline care, as well as at least 1-2 years of surgical experience. If you’re interested in a leadership opportunity, this is the practice for you! Our new doctor’s caseload will come from our well-established clientele base that our close-knit team is always willing to collaborate on. To ensure the best work/life balance for our team members, we have no on-call expectations and are closed on weekends!

Our mission is to improve the lives of veterinarians by providing you with comprehensive benefits:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Generous vacation time
  • Flexible schedules
  • No emergency or overnight on-call duty
  • Leadership career path opportunities
  • Structured mentorship program
  • Medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance
  • CE Allowances
  • AVMA dues and state license fees covered
  • 401(k) or Roth IRA with company match
  • Relocation assistance available
Certified Veterinary Technician

Our practice is excited to add another Credentialed Veterinary Technician to our team! We are looking for an individual who is good at communicating, organization, and multi-tasking, and who is ready to work in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate would have at least 1-2 years’ previous experience in veterinary medicine.

Candidate must have surgical experience.

We are proud to offer our teammates comprehensive benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) with match
  • Flexible schedule
  • Scrub allowance
  • No weekend work
  • No holiday work

Essential Functions:

  • Able to perform basic animal handling and restraint
  • Be able to accurately position for radiographs
  • Assist veterinarians in the practice of veterinary medicine and surgery
  • Perform in-hospital lab testing and prepare specimens for outside labs
  • Assist veterinarians in outpatient exams by taking histories, vital signs, and weights as well as providing client education
  • Collect and prepare diagnostic samples
  • Anesthesia monitoring
  • Assist in maintaining practice equipment
  • Assist veterinarian performing surgery
  • Assist veterinarians in any other assigned tasks
  • Maintain cleanliness of surgery suite, treatment area, and exams rooms for all surfaces
  • Support DEA compliance as it relates to the role
  • Any other duties as assigned


  • Previous veterinary medicine experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to lift patients and carry equipment up to 40 pounds; ability to lift patients or carry equipment over 40 pounds with assistance
  • Practice OSHA safety techniques including proper PPE
  • Computer skills, MS office applications, etc.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 – $20.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus opportunities


  • Veterinary technician: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Veterinary Technician Certification (Preferred)

Work Location: In person