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  • Relief Surgical Prep Veterinary Technician (Part-Time)

    PAWS Chicago

    The PAWS Chicago Lurie Spay/Neuter Clinic is looking for an experienced Surgical Veterinary Technician. We are the Midwest’s largest low-cost, high volume spay/neuter and vaccine clinic, averaging 85 spay/neuters and 26 vaccine clients per day. You must be proficient at IV med administration and intubating both cats and dogs, along with at least two years veterinary technician experience. Workdays include Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays. As a member of our Relief staff you would be scheduled to work anywhere from 1-8 times per month, for 9-11 hours per shift. How this would work is- you give me your availability 1 month in advance with all the days you are open to work and would then pick from that list the days that fit my openings. Put your unique skills to great use in a rewarding and challenging position! Compensation is based on years of experience. Please email resume and cover letter to sgillen@pawschicago.org. No calls please.

    Closing Date: August 17, 2014 Posted: July 17, 2014
  • Clinic Supervisor

    Animal Care League

    Animal Care League is seeking an upbeat, motivated self-starter with a passion for animals to lead its Spay/Neuter Clinic and associated programs and services. Responsibilities would include: scheduling clinic staff, ordering supplies/maintaining inventory, managing volunteers and externs, working with staff and clients to ensure sales goals are being met, preparing deposits and monthly reports, booking clinic appointments, conducting follow up calls, and ensuring cleanliness of surgical suite, tools, and holding areas. This role would also be expected to assist the DVM with animal restraint, diagnostics and ideally sx prep/recovery. The ideal candidate would possess extraordinary customer service skills and have a passion for putting an end to pet overpopulation. At least 1 year experience working in a spay/neuter clinic or fast-paced veterinary practice required. 1 year experience in a supervisory role required.Vet Tech experience strongly preferred.Spanish speaking a plus.

    Closing Date: August 31, 2014 Posted: July 15, 2014
  • Shelter Veterinarian (Part-Time)

    Animal Care League

    Animal Care League is looking for an experienced part-time shelter medicine veterinarian to provide care to animals coming through our program. The Shelter Medicine Veterinarian would be responsible for both adoption program animals and stray animals being housed in our facility. Responsibilities would include: physical exams, diagnosis, treatment of basic and critical care cases, developing medical plans, conducting follow ups, on-call emergency care, consulting with animal managers on protocols, processes and housing and performing euthanasia as needed. The ideal candidate would be a motivated, positive, compassionate, team player who is detail oriented and willing to play a role in the development and growth of our organization. Minimum of 1 year of Shelter experience required. Experience with small animals preferred.

    Closing Date: August 31, 2014 Posted: July 15, 2014
  • Veterinarian/Surgeon

    Animal Care League

    Animal Care League is seeking an experienced full-time veterinarian and surgeon for the Chatka Ruggiero Spay/Neuter Clinic. The Full-Time Veterinarian would conduct spay/neuter surgery on cats, dogs and small animals for both clinic clients, as well as our internal animals. Responsibilities would also include providing basic and critical care for animals in our adoption program and stray animals being housed in our facility, on-call emergency care, perform necropsies as needed, perform euthanasia as needed, providing training/mentorship to vet techs in the externship program, and assisting with vaccine clinics and other community outreach initiatives. The ideal candidate would be a motivated, organized, positive, compassionate, team player with the ability to conduct 20 surgeries per day. Minimum of 1 year experience working in a Spay/Neuter Clinic required. 1 year of shelter medicine experience preferred. Experience with small animals preferred.

    Closing Date: August 31, 2014 Posted: July 15, 2014
  • Certified Veterinary Technician

    Animal Care League

    Animal Care League is seeking a CVT to assist our veterinarians with duties in the Chatka Ruggerio Spay/Neuter Clinic as well as in the shelter. Responsibilities would include: assisting in diagnostic, medical and surgical procedures, administering vaccines, providing medical treatment to animals in our care, creating and maintaining computerized medical records, anesthetic induction, intubation, and assisting with high-volume surgeries and recovery, providing client education, cleaning of surgical instruments, equipment, and kennels. The ideal candidate would have experience and a comfort level working in a fast-paced environment in combination with exceptional organizational and inter-personal skills.

    Closing Date: September 30, 2014 Posted: July 15, 2014
  • Animal Caregiver – Rescue and Recovery Center

    PAWS Chicago

    Playing one of the most crucial roles in the direct care of all PAWS Chicago internal animals, Animal Caregivers are responsible for the daily care and cleaning of all animals in the adoption program within PAWS Chicago. This includes: daily feeding, medicating and cleaning of all animal areas (both dogs and cats). Also may require walking of dogs if no volunteers available. Animal Caregivers are responsible for closely monitoring and following through with the medication and medical/behavior observation logs to ensure each animal is receiving the PAWS Chicago care standard. They must obey any animal exercise restrictions. In addition to caring for all of the internal animals at PAWS Chicago, Animal Caregivers are also responsible for ensuring that common areas that are a part of the rescue and recovery area are clean and maintained. This includes: vacuuming, mopping and taking out trash for all kennels and common areas (playroom, walkways dog bathing room & laundry areas).

    Closing Date: August 10, 2014 Posted: July 10, 2014
  • Intake Program Coordinator

    PAWS Chicago

    The role of the Intake Program Coordinator is to admit cats and dogs that are going to become part of the PAWS Chicago Adoption Program. This role is responsible for partnering with the main sources of intake: Chicago’s Animal Care and Control, Owner Relinquishment Partnering Program, and other shelters. This position is also responsible for conducting behavior assessments of animals and interfacing with our key sourcing partners, the public, and volunteers. Requirements •Passion for animals and animal welfare •Some previous animal handling experience required •Knowledge of and practical experience on blood draws for testing •Trained in proper animal restraint •Strong communication and interpersonal skills; ability and desire to interface with the public, volunteers, and key organizational partners •Ability to rationalize when faced with emotional decisions •Weekend and evening availability •Experience with Microsoft Office •Bachelor’s degree preferred

    Closing Date: August 9, 2014 Posted: July 9, 2014
  • Certified Veterinary Technician (Part-Time)

    PAWS Chicago

    The Certified Veterinary Technician will work at PAWS Chicago Rescue & Recovery Center (3516 West 26th Street, Chicago). The individual will work closely with veterinarians providing daily care, treatment, and support of the shelter animals. Education: Associate degree or Bachelor’s degree from an AVMA accredited Veterinary Technology program or equivalent experience. Experience: 2+ years’ work experience in a veterinary practice or shelter preferred. The candidate must be credential-eligible in Illinois. Ability to be flexible, work independently, demonstrate sound judgment, understand the importance of deadlines and work in a dynamic collaborative team environment necessary. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential. Please forward resume and interest to kjahnke@pawschicago.org or fax to 773 521-1142.

    Closing Date: September 8, 2014 Posted: July 9, 2014
  • Found Coordinator (Part-Time)

    Found Chicago

    We are currently seeking a part-time Found Coordinator to join our team. The preferred applicant has experience in customer service, is comfortable working with dogs, and has a flexible schedule. This person must be outgoing and upbeat with a positive attitude, and is good at multi-tasking. Duties include but are not limited to: greeting clients, answering phones, and emails, scheduling, taking reservations, as well as other miscellaneous administrative duties.

    Closing Date: October 2, 2014 Posted: July 2, 2014
  • Animal Care Technician

    Animal Care League

    Animal Care Technician to provide quality daily care for animals. Responsibilities include cleaning and disinfecting of kennels and cages, sweeping, mopping, laundry, dish washing, feeding of animals, administering medications, assisting with vaccinations, and monitoring sick, quarantined and injured animals. Candidates must possess a strong work ethic, ability to multi-task, and work with a team. Exceptional time management and organizational skills are required. Desired candidates have the capacity to handle physically and emotionally stressful situations. Compassion for people is essential. Must be available to work weekends, holidays and able to lift 50 pounds. One year animal experience required. Submit cover letter and resume to sheltermanager@animalcareleague.org.

    Closing Date: August 9, 2014 Posted: July 2, 2014
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