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Employment

The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Ontario SPCA) is a registered charity with a Provincial Office in Newmarket and supports over 50 communities throughout Ontario. The following opportunity is available at the Ontario SPCA Centre Veterinary Hospital (Newmarket):


Veterinarian- Newmarket High-Volume Spay/Neuter Services
1 Year Contract Position - approximately 16 hours per week


Looking for a change? Love surgery? Committed to ending pet overpopulation? We want you!

Seeking an experienced surgeon, confident and caring, for a high-quality, high-volume spay/neuter clinic based on the ASPCA’s gold standard Humane Alliance model (www.humanealliance.org ), to perform 20-25 sterilizations per day.

We are looking for a highly skilled surgeon who has a passion for animal welfare and is quality-driven, to be responsible for the daily care and sterilization of all surgical patients at our spay/neuter facility. You will be surrounded by professional, competent, compassionate and quality-driven individuals and work in a fast-paced, energetic environment with predictable daytime hours.

This is a unique opportunity available for a special individual who is interested in promoting animal welfare by combating the pet overpopulation crisis, and holds a general practice, non-restricted CVO license.


If you are interested in this opportunity and have the above qualifications, please forward your resume with a covering letter including salary expectations by August 8th, 2016 to:


Andrea Erwin
Clinic Manager
Ontario SPCA Centre Veterinary Hospital
aerwin@ospca.on.ca

 

We thank all applicants for your interest in the Ontario SPCA however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The Ontario SPCA is proud to provide employment accommodation during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please indicate this on your application and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. For any questions, suggestions or required documents regarding accessibility in a different format, please contact us at 888-668-7722 or resumes@ospca.on.ca

 


 

The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Ontario SPCA) is a registered charity with a Provincial Office in Newmarket and supports over 50 communities throughout Ontario. The following opportunity is available at the Provincial Office in Newmarket.

Dispatcher – Provincial Office
Regular Full time 33-40 hours per week – Shift work


The Ontario SPCA operates a 24 hour dispatch Centre to report suspected animal cruelty. As a result, this position may require the successful candidate to work day, evening, and overnight shifts.

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following:
• Provides emergency dispatch services for all incoming animal control and investigation calls at the Provincial Office
• Gathers specific information from complainants to dispatch to individual officers
• Tracks the location of the Provincial Inspectorate to ensure their safety
• Maintains dispatch log of all incoming calls
• Enters new complaints into PetPoint
• Assists officers with entry of cases into PetPoint, as required
• Follows policies and procedures set out by the Society and reports all incidents to his/her immediate supervisor immediately
• Works in a safe manner and in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and its regulations
• Completes various administrative tasks including review and filing of daily reports
• Reviews invoices and codes for various departments
• Assists with input to various database software
• Other duties as required.

Qualifications/Experience Required
• Strong administrative experience – 5+ years
• Minimum grade 12 or equivalent
• Knowledge of Microsoft and Excel an asset
• Previous dispatch and/or customer service experience an asset
• Knowledge of municipal, provincial and federal legislation that pertains to animals would be an asset
• Able to deal with difficult situations in a calm manner
• Excellent communication skills required both verbal and written
• Excellent listening, interpersonal and customer service skills
• Must be detail oriented and flexible to perform a variety of duties
• Must be a team player and have a genuine compassion for animals
• Must be familiar with Windows and Microsoft Office applications

The successful candidate must be available and willing to be called in on a flexible basis to cover for regular staff absences due to illness or vacation.

If you have a passion for animal welfare and have the qualifications above, please forward your resume by July 29, 2016 to:

Ruth Marks
Executive Assistant
rmarks@ospca.on.ca

We thank all applicants for your interest in the Ontario SPCA however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The Ontario SPCA is proud to provide employment accommodation during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please indicate this on your application and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. For any questions, suggestions or required documents regarding accessibility in a different format, please contact us at 888-668-7722 or resumes@ospca.on.ca

 


 

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