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Lakeshore Veterinary Specialists, a BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital, in Glendale, WI is excited to announce an opening for a Kennel Assistant to join our team! This is a great opportunity for you to jump start your career in veterinary medicine.

Our hospital provides an encouraging environment that will support your continued professional growth in Emergency and Specialty Medicine.

Flexible full-time hours available. We offer competitive night and weekend shift differentials!

We have an exceptional work environment where associates learn, collaborate and have fun! You would work with talented team members in a multitude of specialties, including surgery, dermatology, internal medicine, oncology, neurology, ophthalmology, cardiology, and a fast-paced, exciting ER.

As a Kennel Assistant, you will:

  • Observe patients for obvious signs of health concerns and report any findings to senior staff.
  • Clean and disinfect areas of the hospital as often as is necessary to maintain high standards of care.
  • Prepare patient meals, clean patient cages and bedding, and maintain litter boxes.
  • Effectively clean and maintain hospital equipment and tools.
  • Remove and wash soiled laundry and keep clean laundry stocked.
  • Patrol facility regularly to ensure cleanliness.

Why BluePearl?

  • Our passion is pets. We offer Trupanion pet insurance and discounts to our associates for pet treatments, procedures, and food. You can also bring your dog to work with you.
  • We encourage you to grow with us. Our technicians are leveled by their skillset and move up in level as they gain more skills and experience. We are focused on developing our associates into leaders through talent development programs and leadership workshops. As a member of Mars Veterinary Health, our associates have endless opportunities to advance in his/her career.
  • In order to transform and lead the industry through innovative quality medicine and care, we understand the importance of continuous learning. We offer annual continuing education allowance, free continuing education sessions, our own BluePearl University for training, and our clinicians have access to over 2,000 medical journals.
  • We promote a family-like culture in our hospitals. We are all in this together. We believe in working together to lead the industry by enriching lives through remarkable care for pets.
  • We value your health and well-being as an associate by providing you with the following:
    • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance options.
    • Flexible work schedules.
    • Time to reset, rewind, and reflect through our paid time off and floating holiday plans.
    • A regional licensed social worker who can provide guidance, advice, and tips/tricks on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle while working in a fast-paced emergency and specialty care environment.

If you have been searching for a collaborative, supportive and FUN environment, don’t wait and apply today!

BluePearl is committed to a diverse work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. We are an equal opportunity employer and you will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

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