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  • Kennel Assistant

    Kane County

    Geneva Location: The Kennel Assistant performs animal care functions under the direction of the Shelter Program Office Manager. Responsibilities include but not limited to the following according to shelter protocols and policies: cleans shelter kennels/cages, feeds/exercise animals, utilize commercial grade laundry/dish sanitizing equipment; writing skills for documentation; assisting with animal behavior assessments/assisting with reclaim/animal adoptions. Additionally this position may require some weekend/evening hours. Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent. Previous experience working within a shelter or animal control facility. Interest in animals/ knowledge of various breeds expected. Ability to learn body language/ animal communication styles. Computer experience for data entry. Customer service skills required. Ability to lift 50 lbs. (dog food bags, animals). Valid Illinois driver’s license, current certificate of vehicle insurance.

    Closing Date: April 15, 2015 Posted: March 20, 2015
  • Client Specialist (Part-Time)

    PAWS Chicago

    The PAWS Chicago Lurie Spay/Neuter Clinic, located on the West Side of Chicago, is looking for a Part Time Client Specialist. Your primary responsibility at the Front Desk will revolve around fielding 100-200 live incoming calls daily on call queue system, as well as returning all overnight voicemail. This will include generous amounts of phone work, including appointment setting, providing information to the general public, as well as confirming surgical and vaccination appointments. Anticipated work days and hours are every Friday from 9am-5pm and every Sunday from 9am-6pm. Training and scrubs will be provided as well as discounts for pets on vaccinations and spay/neuter surgeries after 3 months of employment. Compensation based on experience, starting at $10 per hour. Previous experience working with animals or basic knowledge of cat and dog veterinary care a plus. Bi-Lingual (Spanish) applicants strongly preferred. Click here to apply: http://app.hireology.com/s/38930

    Closing Date: May 20, 2015 Posted: March 20, 2015
  • Relief Surgical Prep Tech

    www.pawschicago.org

    The Surgical Prep Tech assists the Veterinarian during medical and surgical procedures, monitors anesthesia, administers doses of medications and prepares samples to be sent to outside laboratories. Duties and Responsibilities: Prepare animals for surgical suite. Monitor animal, draw medications, administer medications, shave, intubate and generally prepare animal for surgery as required by veterinarian including blood draws, IV and performs blood, fecal and urinalysis. Move animal into and out of surgical suite. Maintain visual check on animals throughout the anesthesia process and post-recovery holding area. Clean, sterilize and prepare surgical instruments/materials as required in advance of need. Maintain required records and manage controlled and non-controlled medications. Requirements: Passion for animals and animal welfare. Preference will be given to applicants who are CVT, although a candidate with a minimum of 3 years technician experience will be considered.

    Closing Date: May 18, 2015 Posted: March 18, 2015
  • Junior Dog Trainer

    Found Chicago

    Found Chicago is seeking a full time Junior Dog Trainer to join our team! The preferred applicant has at least two years experience working with dogs in a kennel setting, is comfortable working with dogs of all temperaments, has a flexible schedule, and is interested in pursuing a career in dog training. Duties include but are not limited to: Participating in daily training exercises with both rescue and owned dogs, recording training videos for clients, conducting play groups, upholding customer service standards via phone, email and in person contact, checking dogs in and out of boarding/daycare/training, feeding and administering medication, as well as overseeing the well-being of all dogs while they are in Found Chicago's care.

    Closing Date: June 1, 2015 Posted: March 17, 2015
  • Shelter Technician

    Chicago Canine Rescue Foundation

    Chicago Canine Rescue is hiring for the position of shelter technician! Our shelter techs are the backbone of our facility, and provide excellent care, feeding, cleanliness and medical care to the over 60 dogs in our shelter. Job responsibilities include feeding, cleaning, bathing,and medicating our dogs, laundry and facility cleanliness, greeting the public, assisting volunteers and potential adopters, and other duties as assigned. Successful candidates must have reliable transportation and a cell phone, and experience with dogs is a plus. Must be comfortable lifting 50#, bending, etc - this is a very physical position. Please submit resume and cover letter to anna@chicagocaninerescue.com.

    Closing Date: April 18, 2015 Posted: March 14, 2015
  • Community Outreach Coordinator

    Anderson Animal Shelter

    Responsible for the design, oversight, and implementation of community outreach efforts designed to educate the public about shelter programs and services and issues related to pet ownership. Breakdown of responsibilities: 1. Humane Education (50%). 2. Coordination of community outreach events (10%). 3. Creation and submission of advertising and media releases (10%). 4. Assisting with fundraising events (10%). 5. Website maintenance and social media outreach (10%). Training and experience in education required, Bachelor's Degree preferred. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required. Public speaking and experience creating and delivering presentations to a variety of age groups. Must have strong organizational skills and be efficient at multitasking. Must have knowledge of animal sheltering. Proficient and adept at using various office technologies including social media, graphic imaging software such as Photoshop, Microsoft Publisher, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

    Closing Date: April 6, 2015 Posted: March 6, 2015
  • Experienced Dog Handler

    Found Chicago

    Found Chicago is seeking an experienced dog handler to join our team! The preferred applicant has experience working with dogs in a kennel setting, is comfortable working with dogs of all temperaments, and has a flexible schedule. Duties include but are not limited to: exercising dogs one-on-one and assisting in playgroups as necessary, cleaning and facility maintenance, checking dogs in and out of boarding/daycare, feeding and administering medication, as well as overseeing the well-being of all animals while they are in Found Chicago’s care

    Closing Date: May 1, 2015 Posted: February 17, 2015
  • Clinic Manager

    PAWS Chicago

    Clinic Manager – Full Time. We are the Midwest’s largest low-cost, high volume spay/neuter and vaccine clinic. In 2014, the clinic performed 18, 290 spay/neuter surgeries and served 5,463 pets in the vaccine clinic. The Clinic Manager has the responsibility of effectively managing the daily operations of the clinic. From ensuring clinic patrons receive exceptional customer service to delivering financial and statistical reports to coordinating medical care with surgical veterinarians, a day in the life of the Clinic Manager is filled with both routine and exceptional experiences. If you are the person who thrives in a fast paced environment that is able to seamlessly shift focus all while mentoring clinic staff a positive attitude, you will find the Clinic Manager position also requires remarkable leadership ability.

    Closing Date: April 1, 2015 Posted: February 16, 2015
  • Clinic Manager

    PAWS Chicago

    The PAWS Chicago Lurie Spay/Neuter Clinic, is the Midwest’s largest low-cost, high volume spay/neuter and vaccine clinic. In 2014, the clinic performed 18, 290 spay/neuter surgeries and served 5,463 pets in the vaccine clinic. The Clinic Manager has the responsibility of effectively managing the daily operations of the clinic. From ensuring clinic patrons receive exceptional customer service to delivering financial and statistical reports to coordinating medical care with surgical veterinarians, a day in the life of the Clinic Manager is filled with both routine and exceptional experiences. If you are the person who thrives in a fast paced environment that is able to seamlessly shift focus all while mentoring clinic staff a positive attitude, you will find the Clinic Manager position also requires remarkable leadership ability. Those interested in learning more about the position requirements and preferences, please visit the employment page at PAWSChicago.org .

    Closing Date: April 1, 2015 Posted: February 10, 2015
  • Experienced Dog Handler

    Found Chicago

    Found Chicago is seeking an experienced dog handler to join our team! The preferred applicant has experience working with dogs in a kennel setting, is comfortable working with dogs of all temperaments, and has a flexible schedule. Duties include but are not limited to: exercising dogs one-on-one and assisting in playgroups as necessary, cleaning and facility maintenance, checking dogs in and out of boarding/daycare, feeding and administering medication, as well as overseeing the well-being of all animals while they are in Found Chicago’s care.

    Closing Date: April 1, 2015 Posted: February 1, 2015
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