Careers

Rockstars wanted!

Are you an animal care professional looking for growth and opportunity? If so, then VCA Animal Care Center of Chicago is the place for you! As a busy, non-appointment practice, we are seeking highly motivated, detail-oriented individuals to join our dedicated team.


Responsibilities:

  • Client Service
  • ManObtain appropriate medical history
  • Proper animal handling
  • Vaccination preparation and protocol
  • Client education
  • Obtain diagnostic radiographs
  • Prepare treatment plans
  • Diagnose, treat and control diseases and injuries in Pets
  • Perform surgery on Pets

Key Benefits:

  • The opportunity to work in a hospital committed to education, client service and above all, patient care.
  • The ability to utilize state-of-the-art equipment - i.e. in-house laboratory, ECG, digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound, cold laser therapy, laser surgery technology, endoscopy, hydrotherapy and stem cell therapy.
  • Competitive benefits package for full-time employees including medical insurance, pet care discount, CE/uniform allowance and additional incentives.

Requirements:

  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Detail-oriented, outgoing, reliable and honest
  • Weekend, evening and holiday availability

Please submit your cover letter, resume and salary requirements. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered. VCA Animal Care Center of Chicago is a drug-free workplace. All potential employees are subject to a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Responsibilities:

  • Client Service
  • Manage multi-line phone system
  • Obtain appropriate medical history
  • Assist in cleaning, stocking, and maintenance of hospital and equipment
  • Proper animal handling
  • Vaccination preparation and protocol
  • Client education
  • Prepare treatment plans
  • Prepare invoices
  • Handle cash transactions

Key Benefits:

  • The opportunity to work in a hospital committed to education, client service and above all, patient care.
  • The ability to utilize state-of-the-art equipment - i.e. in-house laboratory, ECG, digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound, cold laser therapy, laser surgery technology, endoscopy, hydrotherapy and stem cell therapy.
  • Competitive benefits package for full-time employees including medical insurance, pet care discount, CE/uniform allowance and additional incentives.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1yr experience preferred
  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Detail-oriented, outgoing, reliable and honest
  • Client Service experience
  • Weekend, evening and holiday availability

Please submit your cover letter, resume and salary requirements. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered. VCA Animal Care Center of Chicago is a drug-free workplace. All potential employees are subject to a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Responsibilities:

  • Client Service
  • Manage multi-line phone system
  • Obtain appropriate medical history
  • Assist in cleaning, stocking, and maintenance of hospital and equipment
  • Proper animal handling
  • Venipuncture and IV catheter placement
  • Medication preparation and administration
  • Vaccination preparation and protocol
  • Client education
  • Microscopy
  • Obtain diagnostic radiographs
  • Perform routine dental prophylaxis
  • Surgical prep and assistance
  • Prepare treatment plans
  • Prepare invoices
  • Handle cash transactions

Key Benefits:

  • The opportunity to work in a hospital committed to education, client service and above all, patient care.
  • The ability to utilize state-of-the-art equipment - i.e. in-house laboratory, ECG, digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound, cold laser therapy, laser surgery technology, endoscopy, hydrotherapy and stem cell therapy.
  • Competitive benefits package for full-time employees including medical insurance, pet care discount, CE/uniform allowance and additional incentives.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1yr veterinary technician experience (CVT preferred)
  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Detail-oriented, outgoing, reliable and honest
  • Client Service experience
  • Weekend, evening and holiday availability

Please submit your cover letter, resume and salary requirements. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered. VCA Animal Care Center of Chicago is a drug-free workplace. All potential employees are subject to a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

OVERNIGHT SHIFTS ONLY

Responsibilities:

  • Client Service
  • Manage multi-line phone system
  • Obtain appropriate medical history
  • Assist in cleaning, stocking, and maintenance of hospital and equipment
  • Proper animal handling
  • Venipuncture and IV catheter placement
  • Medication preparation and administration
  • Vaccination preparation and protocol
  • Client education
  • Microscopy
  • Obtain diagnostic radiographs
  • Perform routine dental prophylaxis
  • Surgical prep and assistance
  • Prepare treatment plans
  • Prepare invoices
  • Handle cash transactions

Key Benefits:

  • The opportunity to work in a hospital committed to education, client service and above all, patient care.
  • The ability to utilize state-of-the-art equipment - i.e. in-house laboratory, ECG, digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound, cold laser therapy, laser surgery technology, endoscopy, hydrotherapy and stem cell therapy.
  • Competitive benefits package for full-time employees including medical insurance, pet care discount, CE/uniform allowance and additional incentives.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 3yrs veterinary technician experience (CVT preferred)
  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Detail-oriented, outgoing, reliable and honest
  • Client Service experience
  • Weekend, evening and holiday availability

Please submit your cover letter, resume and salary requirements. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered. VCA Animal Care Center of Chicago is a drug-free workplace. All potential employees are subject to a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in cleaning, stocking and maintenance of hospital and equipment
  • Maintaining proper animal environment by cleaning kennels, providing fresh bedding and water at all times
  • Preparing and distributing prescribed diets
  • Assisting doctors and technicians as needed
  • Client Service
  • Proper animal restraint
  • Client education
  • Medication preparation and administration
  • Supervise large groups of pets
  • Assist grooming staff with bathing and handling

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1yr animal handling experience preferred, but will train the right individual
  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Detail-oriented, outgoing, reliable and honest
  • Client Service experience
  • Able to meet the demands of a physically and mentally challenging job
  • Weekend, evening and holiday availability

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting pet groomer with bathing, blow-drying, brushing in an efficient and effective manner
  • Restraining animals for hair-cuts
  • Preparing the bathing area
  • Mixing shampoos and conditioner to proper dilution ratios
  • Maintain a clean work station
  • Cleaning kennels

Requirements:

  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Able to stand and bend for long periods of time
  • Able to lift 50 lbs
  • Detail-oriented, outgoing, reliable and honest
  • Client Service experience
  • weekend availability

Please submit your cover letter, resume and salary requirements. Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered. VCA Animal Care Center of Chicago is a drug-free workplace. All potential employees are subject to a pre-employment drug screen and background check.