Title: Hospital Attendant

Compensation: Competitive compensation and benefit package including healthcare, 401K, PTO, transit benefit, pet care, and employee wellness and assistance programs.

Employment Type: Full Time

Health and Safety

At West Loop Veterinary Care, we take the health and safety of our employees and clients seriously. We have implemented safety measures including: all appointments are currently curbside pick-up and drop-off only, thorough cleaning processes of all shared equipment after each use, all employees are required to wear masks, social distancing is promoted, contactless payment, and more. As an employee of West Loop Veterinary Care, you can rest assured we are committed to going the extra mile to keep everybody safe and healthy.

Description:

West Loop Veterinary Care is offering a full-time hospital attendant position. We are looking for an individual who will exhibit the passion for our mission of providing exceptional medical care to our patients and excellent service to our clients. In this position you will find a positive environment, have the opportunity to communicate openly with coworkers and clients, and showcase your ability to go above and beyond for our families and their pets. Your daily responsibilities will include maintaining the hospital environment for our patients, setting the team up for success with clean, organized equipment to use in treatment and surgery, monitoring and maintaining laboratory supply levels, basic monitoring of surgery patients’ comfort level and safety, and assisting technicians, exam room assistants and veterinarians. We ensure each member of our support team is equipped with the tools and training that they need to operate effectively in every area of the hospital.

West Loop Veterinary Care is an immaculate, state of the art, American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) accredited and Cat Friendly Certified practice conveniently located near public transportation in Chicago’s West Loop Neighborhood. Our positive environment is made up of a compassionate and enthusiastic team consisting of 9 doctors and 35+ support staff including Hospital Attendants, Assistants, and Technicians. Our seasoned veterinary team works together to be the solution for our clients and each other. Our technicians are relied upon by our team for their skill set. We are committed to building strong relationships for life with our neighbors and know that we are stronger when we work together towards our values and mission.

You will enjoy your working environment while we provide you with the resources necessary to achieve your career goals.

Requirements:

  • Understanding of general hospital operations.
  • Effective communicator with interpersonal and client-service skills.
  • Flexibility to work some evenings and weekends based upon the needs of our clients.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a constantly changing environment.
  • Competent computer skills.
  • Compassion and positive can-do attitude.
  • Ability to lift, move and/or place objects of 50 or more pounds on occasion .

Preferences:

  • Experience working in a small animal hospital.

To Apply:

Please complete your application at: https://westloopvet.com/apply/

**West Loop Veterinary Care is an equal opportunity employer and Drug Free Workplace.**