Join our veterinary team at Athens Animal Clinic.


Athens Animal Clinic Veterinary Careers

Nestled in the heart of Indiana, Columbus is a thriving city that combines a rich cultural scene with a welcoming community spirit. Here’s why Columbus is an ideal place to build your veterinary career and enjoy a well-rounded life:

Vibrant Downtown Atmosphere: Columbus boasts a revitalized downtown area that exudes charm and energy. Explore local art galleries, indulge in shopping at boutique stores, or unwind in the evenings with a variety of dining options. The downtown scene caters to diverse interests, offering a vibrant atmosphere for residents and visitors alike.

Pet-Friendly Community: With a strong emphasis on the well-being of pets, Columbus is home to a supportive veterinary community. Pet owners in the area prioritize the health and happiness of their furry friends, creating a positive environment for veterinary professionals to thrive.

Natural Serenity: If you appreciate the outdoors, Columbus has much to offer. Surrounding the city are picturesque parks, nature trails, and reserves that provide a serene escape. Take a leisurely walk through Mill Race Park or explore the trails at Brown County State Park for a peaceful retreat into nature.

Cultural Experiences: Columbus embraces cultural diversity, offering a range of entertainment options for residents. Enjoy art exhibits at local galleries, attend theatrical performances, or partake in community events and festivals. Columbus provides a small-town ambiance with access to a variety of cultural experiences, creating a dynamic and enriching lifestyle.

Quality Education: Committed to education, Columbus provides excellent schooling options for families. The city is home to reputable schools and institutions of higher learning, ensuring that children have access to quality education.

Tight-Knit Community: Experience the warmth of the Columbus community, where residents are known for their friendliness and hospitality. You’ll quickly become part of a close-knit network, fostering lasting relationships and a sense of belonging.

Strategic Location: Conveniently positioned, Columbus allows easy access to major cities like Indianapolis, Cincinnati, and Louisville. This central location facilitates seamless travel, making weekend getaways or visits to nearby urban centers a hassle-free experience.

Consider making Columbus your home, and discover the perfect blend of professional fulfillment and a balanced, enriching lifestyle. Join us in Columbus, where a welcoming community and a rewarding veterinary career await you.

Open Positions

Associate Veterinarian

Athens Animal Clinic in Columbus, IN is eager to add another veterinarian to our team! We are a successful small animal practice that has been serving our community since 1971. We have also been AAHA accredited since 1996! We prioritize compassion and utilizing the most up-to-date technologies for all our clients and their pets. We are equipped with tools such as digital radiology, ultrasound, laser therapy, and more which truly allows us to practice our best medicine.

We welcome DVMs of all experience levels to apply! For any new graduates, we are happy to provide the mentorship and support needed to help you prosper. Come join our tight-knit, collaborative, and welcoming team!

About the area: Columbus was named Indiana Community of the Year, recognized for our robust business climate, philanthropic spirit, exceptional workforce, and quality of life. Our downtown is vibrant, lively, colorful, and you will find dozens of restaurants, cafés, shops, and boutiques.  The city has plenty of opportunity for art and music, outdoor parks and gardens, and many other recreational activities. We are also just a 45-minute drive to Indianapolis and an hour to Louisville – both providing plenty of other chances for fun and adventure!

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

  • Generous compensation package
  • Relocation and/or housing assistance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance
  • 401(k)/Roth 401(k) with company match
  • Professional Liability Coverage
  • Generous vacation time
  • Customized mentorship plan
  • State and DEA license renewals
General Application

Our office is now hiring! We seek a dedicated team player willing to learn and grow with our clinic. We are AAHA accredited, so our office is held to a higher standard of care, and we take great pride in that.

  • Schooling and/or experience is required
  • Will average 25-35 hours per week
  • Saturday work rotation, 9a-12p for over the counter sales
  • Pay will depend on experience. 401K with employer match is offered.
  • Job description: exam room tech, receptionist, answering. phone, restraining animals, and more

Please click the button below to apply and we will contact you as soon as possible. If you would prefer to fill out the Employment Application by hand you can download and print the application then drop it off or mail it to 1505 N Indianapolis Rd., Columbus, IN 47201