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The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a wide variety of employment opportunities supporting animal well-being across the province of Ontario.

Centre Manager, 1 year contract – Pembroke

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Opportunity:

Centre Manager, 1 year contract covering a full time employee on parental leave.
Location: Renfrew County Animal Centre, Pembroke

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking a resilient and organized individual with exceptional communication skills to join our team in the role of Centre Manager at our Pembroke, On location. The Centre Manager is accountable for the overall operations of the designated Animal Centre including communications with the provincial body, short-term and long-term planning, budgeting, animal care, staffing, volunteer management, fundraising, purchasing and other centre activities.

A Typical Day

  • Develop and monitor the Centre operational budget, including operating expenses, revenue and capital expenditures
  • Ensure the health and behavioural needs of all animals in care of the centre are monitored daily
  • Ensure all animal care, infectious disease and facility cleaning protocols and policies are followed
  • Administrative duties including supply orders
  • Recruiting, orientating, scheduling, training, motivating and supervising staff to gain cooperation in meeting the goals and objectives of the Ontario SPCA
  • Keep detailed records on staff training and provide regular performance evaluations
  • Oversee the centre volunteer program including recruitment, training, supervision and recognition messaging are used
  • Develop community outreach programs by promoting the Centre within the community through promotional activities, fundraising events, circulating literature and developing and maintaining media relations
  • Building and maintaining relationships with local services fostering support for the Centre including partnering businesses, veterinary clinics and animal services

Why You Should Join Our Team?

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits (For permanent full-time employees)
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time (For permanent full-time employees)
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • College Diploma in Business Management or related education plus work experience required
  • 2 years of supervisory and/or leadership experience
  • 1 year of customer service experience in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Animal care experience
  • Volunteer management experience an asset
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 45 kg (100lbs)
  • Valid G drivers licence
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • College Certificate in Animal Care or fundraising preferred
  • RVT credential an asset
  • Police clearance certificate

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Tracy McElman
Provincial Operations Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
tmcelman@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Manager Pembroke” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Humane Education Manager, Community Outreach Services – Hybrid (Remote/Stouffville)

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Humane Education Manager, Community Outreach Services – Hybrid (Remote/Stouffville)
Location: Hybrid (Remote/Stouffville)

POSITION SUMMARY 

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is seeking a highly motivated and entrepreneurial educator to take part in the creation and launch of our AnimalSmart™ Humane Education programming. Reporting to the VP, Community Outreach Services, the Humane Education Manager, Community Outreach Services develops and ensures the effective delivery of curriculum and educational materials to foster compassion and respect for animals through humane education.

Essential Duties Snapshot

Curriculum Planning and Development

  • Develops and executes the Humane Education plan across all communities
  • Expands the humane education program to reflect the needs of different audiences
  • Develops new curriculum and educational materials to foster compassion and respect for animals and to promote understanding and a sense of responsibility.

Program Delivery and Community Outreach

  • Seeks opportunities to develop relationships to promote Humane Education within the education system, community organizations, youth clubs, etc.
  • Develops a Humane Education program that is impactful and can be delivered through volunteers of a variety of skill levels, including the creation of supporting material that focuses on student engagement and promotion of humane education in schools;
  • Manages the development of content for the Humane Education webpage, including engaging and creative learning materials for use by teachers in association with presentations
  • Creates content for promotional materials as needed, delivered through a variety of mediums (social media, newsletters, website, videos, presentations, manuals, etc.);
  • Develops and fosters relationships within the humane education field and represents the organization at educational and outreach events
  • Develops and delivers educational presentations to a wide variety of learners and groups, including academic, educational, those in the community, and industry audiences of varying ages and backgrounds

Program Analytics and Supervision

  • Develops and implements reporting tools to measure and demonstrate impact of program.
  • Recruits in collaboration with Volunteer Development team, a group of volunteers to support delivery of the program
  • Develops and delivers training program and ongoing support of teaching team of up to 100 volunteers
  • Regularly hosts and mentors student teachers as part of their educational program placement
  • Remains current with the evolving educational industry including trends, learning strategies and technology
  • Additional duties as required by department

Why You Should Join Our Team?

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Hybrid work location
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time (For permanent full-time employees)
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Flex time opportunities
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • University degree and additional post-secondary degree in education or related discipline
  • Experience as a primary grade teacher in both a classroom and online settings preferred
  • 3-to-5-years’ experience in curriculum development and delivery
  • Experience working with volunteers, preferably in a supervisory capacity
  • Understanding of humane education principles
  • Knowledge of both child learning and adult learning principles
  • Skilled and experienced in curriculum development, lesson planning, and presentation
  • Knowledge of teaching methods to both meet the needs of educators and accommodate students’ varied learning processes
  • Fluency in French preferred
  • Experience working with Indigenous Peoples an asset
  • Project management experience an asset
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s License with availability to travel throughout Ontario
  • Clear Police Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector screening.

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Jennifer Bluhm
Vice President, Community Outreach Services
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
careers@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Humane Ed” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Shelter Health and Wellness Veterinarian – Stouffville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Shelter Health and Wellness Veterinarian – Stouffville
Location: Stouffville, ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced Veterinarian with a passion for shelter medicine to provide Ontario SPCA animal centres with medical oversight and support for both individual medical cases and population-based medicine cases. This role will work under the direction of the Chief Veterinary Officer and support the maintenance of preventative health programs and shelter medicine protocols. Delivery of care is provided through telemedicine services as well as on-site visits as needed throughout the central region in addition to attending mobile clinic events and our spay and neuter clinics as needed. Species supported primarily include cats and dogs, but opportunities to support small animals and birds are also available.

Essential Duties Snapshot

Customer Service

  • Directly support foster and foster-to-adopt medical cases in partnership with Ontario SPCA RVTs, Managers and animal care staff.
  • Support and actively participate in community outreach initiatives to promote responsible pet ownership and humane education. This is achieved through mobile wellness clinics and educational material such as video and blog content produced in collaboration with other Ontario SPCA departments.
  • Represent the Society in a professional and courteous manner at all times.

Operative Procedures and Standard of Care

  • Actively advocate for animals in care in collaboration with Ontario SPCA Animal Centre teams across the province to ensure medical, emotional and behavioural needs are being met. This is achieved through weekly rounds with Ontario SPCA Centre Managers, RVT’s and animal care staff.
  • Provide telemedicine services and in-person support for individual and population-based medical cases across the central region including 6-8 provincial Ontario SPCA Animal Centres. Services are provided for both animals in shelter and animals out of shelter in foster homes.
  • Utilizes Society’s shelter medicine software to monitor, support, and track animals in care across the province virtually.
  • Medical case collaboration with external VCPRs and specialists.
  • Mobile wellness clinics to provide preventative and incremental medical care to underserved communities to support and preserve the human animal bond.
  • Spay-neuter surgery at our mobile unit or one of our two brick and mortar locations.
  • Interdepartmental collaboration within the Society to support the Society’s mission.
  • Development of policies, protocols and disclosures in collaboration with Shelter Health & Wellness team.
  • Ensures Ontario SPCA policies and procedures are followed.
  • Research, track and implement shelter intake measures for emerging infectious diseases across the province and within communities where transferred animals originate.
  • Actively participate in continuing education activities to keep up with latest advancements and expert recommendations within the field of shelter medicine.

Supervision and Mentorship

  • Actively support Ontario SPCA Animal Centre staff and volunteers, and promote the development of skills related to the advancement of our goals and mission.
  • Telemedicine case management achieved through close working relationship with Ontario SPCA RVT’s, Managers and animal care staff.
  • Supports mentorship of veterinary students visiting the Ontario SPCA on shelter medicine rotations.

Why You Should Join Our Team?

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • Generous vacation allowance
  • Flex time opportunities
  • Hybrid work location
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Licensed to practice veterinary medicine within the province of Ontario
  • Be a member in good standing with the CVO
  • Relevant employment experience in a veterinary clinic
  • Population-based medicine and shelter medicine experience are an asset
  • High volume spay-neuter experience required
  • ASPCA Spay/Neuter Alliance Training (formerly Humane Alliance) an asset
  • Demonstrated working knowledge and commitment to animal welfare practices and philosophies
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal)
  • Valid G drivers licence and ability to travel throughout the province
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • Team player with solid interpersonal skills

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Dr. Stephanie Black
Chief Veterinary Officer
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
sblack@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “SHW Vet” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Napanee (part-time)

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Napaneee
Status: 1 part-time opportunity
Location: Napanee, ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced ACA with a love for spending time enriching the lives of the animals within our care. ACAs understand that ensuring a clean, stimulating, and healthy environment is paramount to quality of life for our furry residents. ACAs develop great relationships with our human friends too! Supporting client service and administration for a seamless experience at every turn.

A Typical Day 

  • Performing care and enrichment for our animals including, feeding, exercising, playing and/or other engagement activities
  • Ensuring a healthy environment through general house-keeping, disinfection protocols, laundry duties and kennel cleaning
  • Supporting animal physical health by performing supervised vaccinations, seeking RVT advice and general bathing and grooming duties
  • Maintaining client records, recording information, and notifying a supervisor of any potential health concerns
  • Participates in the transfer of animals to vet clinic as required
  • Immerse self in the culture and goals of the centre/organization by actively promoting the centre via social media channels and participation in a variety of fundraising initiatives

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Valid G drivers licence
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required
  • Previous clerical training an asset
  • Customer service experience an asset
  • Certificate or College Diploma in Animal Care or working towards, preferred

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Esther McCutcheon
Centre Manager, Lennox & Addington
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
emccutcheon@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “ACA” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Manager of Annual Giving – Stouffville/Remote

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Manager of Annual Giving – Stouffville/Remote
Status: 1 full-time opportunity
Location: This hybrid role is based out of our Provincial Office location in Stouffville, ON with the ability to work primarily remote.

POSITION SUMMARY 

Do you have a strategic mind and a love for annual giving? Do you want to change the lives of countless animals? We are seeking a highly motivated and results driven Manager of Annual Giving to lead the planning, strategy and oversight of our annual giving programs. This role focuses on raising funds through traditional channels of direct mail and telemarketing and ensures an integrated multi-channel approach for all donor campaigns through collaboration with our Manager of Digital Fundraising. This role also supports the cultivation and stewardship of prospective future donors and existing donors and has one direct report.

A Typical Day 

  • Creating campaign briefs for all direct mail campaigns.
  • Managing all aspects of the direct mail fundraising budget, including projections, calendarization and expense approvals.
  • Supervising and directing the work of our Annual Giving Coordinator.
  • Supporting the growth of Monthly Giving program through integration of conversion strategies for monthly donors into direct mail and tele-fundraising.
  • Planning of direct marketing strategies that aim to prospect and cultivate legacy leads and donors.
  • Stewardship of our Adopters, Donors and Spay/Neuter clients through oversight and implementation of phone and mail initiatives.
  • Convert clients and adopters into donors and adoption ambassadors.
  • Reporting back on and celebrating success with our diverse team of passionate animal lovers.

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of a collaborative and energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal well-being!
  • Competitive compensation package including family medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Hybrid work environment (remote and onsite)
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • 3 weeks vacation after 3 years of service
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • University/College degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 3-5 years relevant experience in non-profit direct
  • Demonstrated supervisory experience
  • Advanced knowledge of Raiser’s Edge and Microsoft Office
  • Advanced skills in MS Office Suite (Outlook/Word/Excel/PowerPoint)
  • Must have open availability including days, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Studies have shown that some candidates only apply if they meet 100% of the qualifications for a role. Even if you can only say “yes” to some of the qualifications above, if you’re a passionate fundraiser who loves animals, we still want to hear from you!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Caitlin Nicholls
Associate Director of Annual Giving
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
cnicholls@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Mgr. Annual Giving” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Manager of Digital Fundraising – Stouffville/Remote

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Manager of Digital Fundraising – Stouffville/Remote
Status: 1 full-time opportunity
Location: This hybrid role is based out of our Provincial Office location in Stouffville, ON with the ability to work primarily remote.

POSITION SUMMARY 

Do you have a creative and strategic mind with a digital focus, and want to change the lives of countless animals? Our Manager of Digital Fundraising role will lead the planning, strategy and oversight of activities that raise funds via the digital spectrum for our Development team fundraising programs. This critical role focuses on raising funds online while also supporting the cultivation and stewardship of prospective future donors and existing donors. Working closely with your Digital Fundraising Specialist and Manager of Annual Giving team mates, you’ll ensure that all fund development tactics are executed for our digital channels.

A Typical Day 

  • Overseeing creative and approvals for emails and fundraising-related social media posts.
  • Advising as the subject-matter expert for SEO/SEM and management/analysis of Google Grant.
  • Supervising and directing the work of our Digital Fundraising Specialist.
  • Providing copywriting for all fundraising and stewardship emails and social media posts.
  • Overseeing the tactical implementation and execution of the digital giving strategy, including Paws & Give™ revenue generation.
  • Managing all aspects of the digital fundraising budget, including projections, calendarization and expense approvals.
  • Planning of digital legacy giving marketing strategies that aim to prospect and cultivate legacy leads and donors.
  • Stewardship of organization’s Adopters, Donors and Spay/Neuter clients through oversight and implementation of digital stewardship initiatives.
  • Converting clients and adopters into donors and adoption ambassadors.
  • Preparation of digital engagement and conversion strategies for monthly donors.
  • Reporting back on and celebrating success with our diverse team of passionate animal lovers.

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of a highly collaborative and energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal well-being!
  • Competitive compensation package including family medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Hybrid work environment (remote and onsite)
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • 3 weeks vacation after 3 years of service
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • University/College degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 3-5 years relevant experience in non-profit online fundraising and/or marketing
  • 3+ years of experience with Luminate Online
  • Demonstrated supervisory experience
  • Google Marketing certification preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of Raiser’s Edge and Microsoft Office
  • Advanced skills in MS Office Suite (Outlook/Word/Excel/PowerPoint)
  • Must have open availability including days, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Studies have shown that some candidates only apply if they meet 100% of the qualifications for a role. Even if you can only say “yes” to some of the qualifications above, if you’re a passionate fundraiser who loves animals, we still want to hear from you!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Caitlin Nicholls
Associate Director of Annual Giving
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
cnicholls@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Mgr. Digital Fundraising” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Brockville (part-time)

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Brockville
Status: 1 part-time opportunity
Location: Brockville, ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced ACA with a love for spending time enriching the lives of the animals within our care. ACAs understand that ensuring a clean, stimulating, and healthy environment is paramount to quality of life for our furry residents. ACAs develop great relationships with our human friends too! Supporting client service and administration for a seamless experience at every turn.

A Typical Day 

  • Performing care and enrichment for our animals including, feeding, exercising, playing and/or other engagement activities
  • Ensuring a healthy environment through general house-keeping, disinfection protocols, laundry duties and kennel cleaning
  • Supporting animal physical health by performing supervised vaccinations, seeking RVT advice and general bathing and grooming duties
  • Maintaining client records, recording information, and notifying a supervisor of any potential health concerns
  • Participates in the transfer of animals to vet clinic as required
  • Immerse self in the culture and goals of the centre/organization by actively promoting the centre via social media channels and participation in a variety of fundraising initiatives

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Valid G drivers licence
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required
  • Previous clerical training an asset
  • Customer service experience an asset
  • Certificate or College Diploma in Animal Care or working towards, preferred

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Marianne Carlyle
Centre Manager, Leeds & Grenville Animal Centre
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
mcarlyle@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “ACA” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Provincial Operations Manager, Central Ontario – Remote

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Provincial Operations Manager, Central Ontario – Remote
Location:
This role is based out of our Provincial Office in Stouffville; however, remote work opportunities are available. Significant travel is required for a territory of approximately 6 locations throughout the province. Regional territory and number of locations are subject to change as our organization grows.

This role travels extensively throughout the province of Ontario to ensure the safe and efficient operations of designated centre locations.

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking a Provincial Operations Manager, Central Ontario to provide guidance and leadership in the development, maintenance and promotion of comprehensive services within the communities that we support. The key purpose of this role is to enhance and improve animal welfare and heighten public awareness and support for the Ontario SPCA, and its communities. This opportunity is ideal for a motivated people manager that thrives in creating efficient operations across multiple locations. Bonus – every location cares for animals!

A Typical Day 

  • Travel to Ontario SPCA locations to support centre managers and ensure optimal operational practices
  • Ensure centre adherence to Ontario SPCA policies and procedures, including Shelter Health and Wellness animal care protocols and operational excellence
  • Work with Finance and Chief Veterinary Officer to create a responsible budget for each location and ensure each centre adheres to guidelines
  • Active role with human resource activities including staffing, training and development, and performance management
  • Ensure all centres are properly and competently staffed with both employees and volunteers
  • Work with centre managers to develop employee and volunteer engagement practices
  • Research, report and provide strategic input to centre operations & best practices
  • Various special projects as determined by the Chief Veterinary Officer

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • 5 years of multi-unit experience in an operational role
  • Diploma in Business Administration and/or equivalent education
  • Resilient attitude when faced with unpredictable or emotionally demanding situations
  • Demonstrated working knowledge and commitment to animal welfare practices and philosophies
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and collaborative management style
  • Sound judgement and decision-making ability
  • Ability to delegate to, motivate and mentor staff
  • Computer literate with a working knowledge of MS Office 365 applications
  • Valid G drivers licence with a clean driving record and reliable access to a vehicle
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

AnneMarie Dupuis
Senior Manager, Human Resources and Administration
adupuis@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Provincial Manager, Central Ontario” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – Orangeville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – Orangeville
Status: 1 part-time opportunity
Location: Orangeville, ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced RVT with a passion for shelter medicine to assist with shelter animal care. This position, both challenging and rewarding, is suitable for those who love to work in a fast paced and structured environment.

A Typical Day 

  • Welcoming clients and their pets
  • Providing exceptional care for our animals during their short stay
  • Monitor the physical health and behavioural needs of each animal in our care
  • Coaching and training shelter staff on Shelter Health and Wellness concepts and protocols
  • General house-keeping duties
  • General administrative duties includes booking appointments

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Validation of being a Registered Veterinary Technician
  • Passion for shelter medicine
  • 1-4 years of experience as a registered veterinary technician, preferably within a high volume animal clinic
  • Administrative experience an asset

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Dawn Lyons
Ontario SPCA Orangeville Animal Centre
dlyons@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “RVT” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – Cornwall

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – Cornwall
Status: 1 part-time opportunity
Location: Cornwall, ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced RVT with a passion for shelter medicine to assist in shelter animal care. This position, both challenging and rewarding, is suitable for those who love to work in a fast paced and structured environment.

A Typical Day 

  • Welcoming clients and their pets
  • Providing exceptional care for our animals during their short stay
  • Monitor the physical health and behavioural needs of each animal in our care
  • Coaching and training shelter staff on Shelter Health and Wellness concepts and protocols
  • General house-keeping duties
  • General administrative duties includes booking appointments

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Validation of being a Registered Veterinary Technician
  • Passion for shelter medicine
  • 1-4 years of experience as a registered veterinary technician, preferably within a high volume animal clinic
  • Administrative experience an asset

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Carol Link
Ontario SPCA Cornwall Animal Centre
clink@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “RVT” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Midland

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity.

Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Midland
Status: 1 part-time opportunity
Location: Midland, ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced ACA with a love for spending time enriching the lives of the animals within our care. ACAs understand that ensuring a clean, stimulating, and healthy environment is paramount to quality of life for our furry residents. ACAs develop great relationships with our human friends too! Supporting client service and administration for a seamless experience at every turn.

A Typical Day 

  • Performing care and enrichment for our animals including, feeding, exercising, playing and/or other engagement activities
  • Ensuring a healthy environment through general house-keeping, disinfection protocols, laundry duties and kennel cleaning
  • Supporting animal physical health by performing supervised vaccinations, seeking RVT advice and general bathing and grooming duties
  • Maintaining client records, recording information, and notifying a supervisor of any potential health concerns
  • Participates in the transfer of animals to vet clinic as required
  • Immerse self in the culture and goals of the centre/organization by actively promoting the centre via social media channels and participation in a variety of fundraising initiatives

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Valid G drivers licence
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required
  • Previous clerical training an asset
  • Customer service experience an asset
  • Certificate or College Diploma in Animal Care or working towards, preferred

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Caytlynn Croisier
Midland Animal Centre Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
ccroisier@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “ACA” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Stouffville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity. Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Stouffville
Status:
1 full-time position available
4 part-time positions available
Location: Provincial Office location in Stouffville, ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced ACA with a love for spending time enriching the lives of the animals within our care. ACAs understand that ensuring a clean, stimulating and healthy environment is paramount to quality of life for our furry residents. ACAs develop great relationships with our human friends too! Supporting client service and administration for a seamless experience at every turn.

A Typical Day 

  • Performing care and enrichment for our animals including, feeding, exercising, playing and/or other engagement activities
  • Ensuring a healthy environment through general house-keeping, disinfection protocols, laundry duties and kennel cleaning
  • Supporting animal physical health by performing supervised vaccinations, seeking RVT advice and general bathing and grooming duties
  • Maintaining client records, recording information, and notifying a supervisor of any potential health concerns
  • Participates in the transfer of animals to vet clinic as required
  • Immerse self in the culture and goals of the centre/organization by actively promoting the centre via social media channels and participation in a variety of fundraising initiatives

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits (For permanent full-time employees)
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time (For permanent full-time employees)
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 34 kg (75lbs)
  • Valid G drivers licence
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required
  • Previous clerical training an asset
  • Customer service experience an asset
  • Certificate or College Diploma in Animal Care or working towards, preferred

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Elizabeth Westover
York Region Animal Centre
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
ewestover@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “ACA” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

IT Director

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity. Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

IT Director

POSITION SUMMARY 

The IT Director is a valued member of the Senior Management Team. This position is responsible for leading the organization’s Information Technology services. This position will ensure the seamless integration of new or existing technology and software, and be accountable for high standard of customer service to our internal clients. This role will hire, retain and manage the performance of an IT team to successfully fulfill the department’s strategic goals.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Organizing entire IT operations, including infrastructure, networking, applications, cybersecurity and user support
  • Managing a team of IT staff
  • Ensuring a high level of user satisfaction from the IT helpdesk
  • Coordinating and managing service and cloud providers to ensure data & network availability
  • Cultivating relationships with external vendors
  • Assist in the development of the long-term IT strategy and roadmap
  • Work with other departments to gather feedback and business requirements to make recommendations to better utilize data and technology
  • Direct and support the implementation of new software, hardware and systems
  • Delivering IT projects on-time and within budget
  • Ensure IT costs are managed efficiently and within budget, including ongoing review of expenditures, contracts and licensing
  • Identify cybersecurity risks and ensure processes follows industry best practices
  • Ensure the organization is compliant with privacy & data regulations (ie: PEPIDA, CASL, PCI DSS)
  • Develop and implement IT policies and procedures, including those for user provisioning, asset inventory, helpdesk and etc.

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits (For permanent full-time employees)
  • This role is eligible for our hybrid remote work program
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time (For permanent full-time employees)
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Information Systems or Computer Science
  • 2 to 3 years of related experience
  • Strong reporting and data analytics skills
  • Experience managing staff and vendor relations
  • Solid communication skills with both technical and non-technical individuals
  • Strong leadership skills

Not Required but Considered an Asset 

  • Experience in a non-profit organization
  • Certification in Business Analysis and Project Management
  • Experiencing working with Citrix and Mitel

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Shawn Ford
Chief Financial Officer
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
careers@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “IT Director” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Financial Controller – Stouffville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity. Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Financial Controller – Stouffville
Hybrid Work Opportunity: Remote and on site at Provincial Office in Stouffville, On.

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced Financial Controller to manage the teams responsible for all general accounting functions as well as donor financial services. This role is suitable for a candidate with senior financial and accounting experience within a medium-sized not-for-profit setting.

A Typical Day 

  • Manage month-end accounting process including approval of account reconciliations and monthly journal entries
  • Prepare and analyze financial reports including monthly financial statements and variance analysis
  • Oversee daily cash flow and management of investments
  • Oversee the year-end and audit process including approval of year-end entries, review of audit schedules and preparation annual financial statements
  • Assist in the budget process including the preparation of the budget packages and upload into the GL
  • Manage Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Donor Financial Services team, as well as the Provincial Office Maintenance position
  • Maintain financial system (Microsoft Dynamics NAV) including GL chart of accounts and accounting mapping for financial reporting (JET Reports)
  • Work with the other departments to ensure the accurate maintenance of the financial configuration for their respective information system
  • Oversee material reporting and compliance requirements with regulatory organizations
  • Oversee the administration of municipal contracts and other material contracts
  • Review and monitors established policies, procedures and internal controls
  • Project management, as assigned and required

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Hybrid position offering work-life balance between at office and remote work
  • Competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick leave
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • CPA designation required
  • Not-for-profit experience
  • 5+ years of experience in a senior level finance or accounting position
  • Advanced Excel skills and intermediate PowerPoint/Word Skills
  • Strong leadership and communication skills with proven supervisory skills
  • Detail and process orientated with strong analytical skills
  • Must be a team player with the ability to motivate and effectively manage performance

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Shawn Ford
Chief Financial Officer
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
careers@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Financial Controller” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Muskoka

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity, established in 1873. The Society and its network of communities facilitate and provide for province-wide leadership on matters relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals and the promotion of animal well-being. Offering a variety of mission-based programs, including community-based sheltering, animal wellness services, provincial animal transfers, shelter health & wellness, high-volume spay/neuter services, animal rescue, animal advocacy, Indigenous partnership programs and humane education, the Ontario SPCA is Ontario’s animal charity. Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Muskoka
Status:
1 part-time role
1 full-time role
Location: Muskoka

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced ACA with a love for spending time enriching the lives of the animals within our care. ACAs understand that ensuring a clean, stimulating, and healthy environment is paramount to quality of life for our furry residents. ACAs develop great relationships with our human friends too! Supporting client service and administration for a seamless experience at every turn.

A Typical Day 

  • Performing care and enrichment for our animals including, feeding, exercising, playing and/or other engagement activities
  • Ensuring a healthy environment through general housekeeping, disinfection protocols, laundry duties and kennel cleaning
  • Supporting animal physical health by performing supervised vaccinations, seeking RVT advice and general bathing and grooming duties
  • Maintaining client records, recording information, and notifying a supervisor of any potential health concerns
  • Participates in the transfer of animals as required
  • Immerse self in the culture and goals of the centre/organization by actively promoting the centre via social media channels and participation in a variety of fundraising initiatives

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits (For permanent full-time employees)
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time (For permanent full-time employees)
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 45 kg (100lbs)
  • Valid G drivers licence
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required
  • Previous clerical training an asset
  • Customer service experience an asset
  • Certificate or College Diploma in Animal Care or working towards, preferred

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Jane McCamus
Muskoka Animal Centre Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
jmccamus@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “ACA” in the subject line.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society, however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview 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 careers@ontariospca.ca.

Please note that the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a Covid-19 vaccination policy in place for all employees and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Valid medical accommodation will be taken into consideration on an individual basis.