WE ARE HIRING! Kennel attendant and vet assistant wanted!

Kennel attendant: Are you an animal lover with excellent people skills? The Quad City Animal Welfare Center is looking for a part-time weekend kennel attendant. Hours are between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. on weekends.

This position helps to care for and comfort the dogs in our kennels. Kennel attendants also provide customer service to the public by answering questions and assisting them in the adoption process. Must be able to handle large breed dogs and have exceptional people skills. Previous animal background a plus.

Apply in person at QCAWC 724 West Second Avenue Milan, IL, Monday - Saturday from noon to 5:00 p.m. We are accepting and reviewing applications on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. No phone calls or Facebook messages.

Vet assistant: The Quad City Animal Welfare Center’s Clinic is currently hiring a full-time veterinary assistant. We are looking for a compassionate person who is great with animals and people.

The position requires someone who likes a fast paced environment and is able to multi-task, with previous experience strongly preferred. New vet tech graduates are highly encouraged to apply. The candidate must be able to work some weekend hours (one Saturday a month).

In addition to having excellent customer service skills, veterinary assistants need to be comfortable safely and confidently handling cats and dogs; surgical duties including but not limited to helping sedate animals, anesthetic monitoring, intubation, etc.; drawing blood for tests; administering vaccinations; and cleaning.

To apply, please email your resume and a cover letter to patti@qcawc.org. We are accepting and reviewing applications on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. No phone calls or Facebook messages.



Adoptions
The cost of adoption includes spaying and/or neutering, vaccinations, microchipping, testing (heartworm testing for dogs and FIV/FELV testing for cats) and worming.

 

Adoption Center Hours:

  • Monday - Saturday: Noon - 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday: Noon - 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: Noon - 4:00 p.m.

Adoption Fees:


Animals Available for Adoption


Cats
Cats
Cats available for adoption.

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Dogs
Dogs
Dogs available for adoption.

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Other Animals
Other Animals
Other animals available for adoption.

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