Wisconsin Humane Society, Milwaukee, WI

Are you looking to make a difference for animals and their people? The Wisconsin Humane Society Milwaukee Campus is looking for a full-time or part-time Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) to join our team providing care for thousands of shelter animals each year! This position offers a very competitive starting salary of $16.00/hour with few weekend and evening commitments.

Come see why over 240 staff and nearly 17,000 animals call one of WHS’s campuses home each year! You’ll be happy you did!

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

-Surgery prep and post op care

-Anesthetize animals and monitor anesthesia

-Administer treatments and dispense medications

-Calculate drug dosages -Perform dental prophy

-Draw blood, perform fecals, and urinalysis -Vaccinate animals

-Take and develop radiographs -Clean and maintain equipment

-Organize clinic and respond to phone calls

-Computer entry and other miscellaneous duties as assigned


-Veterinary Technician Certification achieved and maintained

-Candidates must be positive, flexible, and work well with coworkers and the public

-Flexibility and/or open availability to work some evening, weekend, and/or holiday shifts as needed

-Must be committed to treating animals and humans with kindness and respect

Compensation & Benefits:

WHS offers full-time CVT’s a very competitive starting salary of $16.00/hour. In addition, hired candidates will receive a $500 bonus after 90 days and another $500 at the 6 month mark for a total of $1,000!

Full-time staff are eligible for up to 2 weeks of Vacation, 1 week Paid Time Off, and 6 paid Holidays after 45 days of employment as well as the following benefits on the first of the month following 60 days of consecutive employment after their full-time hire date:

-Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

-Group Term Life Insurance and Voluntary Life Insurance -Short Term and Long Term Disability

-Flexible Spending Plans

-Health Savings Account (HSA)

-403(b) Retirement Plan -Aflac Supplemental Benefit

All staff are eligible for the following benefits:

-30% off Adoption Fees

-10% off discount in our Animal Antics Store -Limited wellness care veterinary services for companion animals

How to Apply: To apply for this position, please visit our employment page at www.wihumane.org/employment to begin your online employment application. Only applications submitted through our online application system may be considered. Please know that it is our policy to reply to each and every application received once we have a status update