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Illinois Hospital Name:
Burnham Park Animal Hospital Job Type:
Support Staff Description & Requirements
We are a 5 doctor, AAHA accredited general practice veterinary hospital located in the South Loop. Our state of the art facility features a surgical suite, full laboratory for in house diagnostics, a radiology suite with digital radiographs and ultrasonography, and a full kennel and outdoor walking areas. We are seeking a full time or part time experienced kennel attendant to join our team! Due to being located in the South Loop, we do not have employee parking. There are several train and bus routes within 2 blocks of the hospital.
You must have experience working closely with animals and a desire to learn more about animal health care.
You must have experience handling animals and understand the basics of animal restraint.
You must enjoy collaborating with a team to provide outstanding veterinary care.
You can execute basic kennel duties such as walking, feeding, administering medication, bathing, trimming nails, and monitoring pets.
You can tackle basic housekeeping duties such as cleaning kennels, sweeping and mopping, laundry.
You have sterilized surgical packs and gowns or are willing to learn.
You have a flexible schedule and are available to work mornings, evenings, weekends, holidays and occasionally work a 12hr shift.
Benefits for full time employees include:
Paid time off
Employee pet discount
For more information about our hospital, visit [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Kennel Assistant
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $15.50 - $17.50 per hour
Employee assistance program
Paid time off
Monday to Friday
High school or equivalent (Preferred)
Kennel experience: 2 years (Required)
Night Shift (Required)
Day Shift (Preferred)
Work Location: One location
- Emergency Departments
- Basic Life Support
- Operating Theater
- Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
- Outpatient Surgeries
- Basic Cardiac Life Support