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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.

Controller – Stouffville/Remote

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Controller – Stouffville/Remote

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced 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. 

Location: Based out of our Provincial Office in Stouffville with partial remote opportunity available.
Flexible Work Opportunity
: Work from home 2 days per week!

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 
  • Manage KPI dashboard and other adhoc reporting prepared by the Financial Analysts 
  • 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 the Accounts Payables, Accounts Receivables and Financial Analyst functions 
  • Manage the Donor Financial Services team including oversight of all donation processing and tax receipting functions 
  • Maintain financial system (Microsoft Dynamics NAV/Business Central) 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 
  • Assist Chief Financial Officer with reports for Finance Committee and Board of Directors meetings 
  • 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 

Why Should You 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 
  • Generous vacation 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Paid sick leave 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Onsite parking 

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Bachelor’s CPA designation required 
  • Not-for-profit experience 
  • 5+ years of experience in a senior level finance or accounting position 
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics Navision/Business Central & JET Reports is preferred  
  • 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!

Applications are being reviewed as received and early application is encouraged.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Donna Healy
Chief Financial Officer
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote “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.

Customer Care Representative – York

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Customer Care Representative – York
Location: York Region Animal Centre, Stouffville ON
Status: Full-time – Permanent
 

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking a Customer Care Representative to provide superb customer service to the public, including donors and volunteers, and ensure compliance with the Centre’s policies and procedures. This role handles the day-to-day customer care interactions for the centre including telephone reception, emails, social media, volunteer coordination and more. As an adoption services expert for the centre this role also ensures a seamless adoption experience for our clients and animals each and every time. 

A Typical Day

  • Greeting visitors and seeking client information to support/understand customer needs 
  • Advising the public in a variety of ways including general inquires, adoption counselling, retention counselling, relinquishment counselling and general animal care questions 
  • Assisting the public with adoptions and adoption inquiries and acting as a resource for centre visitors seeking information on the adoption program 
  • Ensuring adoptive family is adequately informed of the needs of the animal, including follow-up care behavioural queries and/or rehabilitation requirements. 
  • Supporting the foster program by providing supplies and setting up appointments with foster parents. 
  • Participating in animal care duties including general cleaning, enrichment and behavioural care 
  • Performing general clerical duties and record keeping 
  • Providing instruction, coaching and mentoring to volunteers and foster parents 
  • Processing service/adoption payments 

Why You Should Join Our Team?

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing! 
  • Competitive employer paid compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service  
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Discounted virtual pet care services 
  • Discounted pet food and supplies 
  • Onsite parking  
  • Paid sick time   

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Animal care experience 
  • Previous clerical experience 
  • 1-3 years of Customer service experience in a fast-paced environment 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100lbs) (large dog) 
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required  
  • Certificate or College Diploma in Animal Care or working towards, preferred 
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays  

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote CCR York 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.

Centre Manager – Orillia

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Centre Manager – Orillia
Location: Orillia Animal Centre – Orillia, ON
Status: Full-time – Permanent
 

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 Orillia Animal Centre location. The Centre Manager is accountable for the overall operations of the designated Animal Centre including communications with the provincial office, short-term and long-term planning, budgeting, animal care, staffing, volunteer management, 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  
  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Paid sick time  
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Onsite parking  
  • Discounted virtual pet care 
  • Discounted pet food and supplies 
  • Discounted Ontario SPCA PAWS & Give merchandise 

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 work experience 
  • Volunteer management experience an asset 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100lbs) 
  • Valid G drivers’ licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • 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:

Jennifer Jordan
Human Resources Business Partner
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote Manager Orillia 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.

Community Outreach Regional Manager – Central Region

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Community Outreach Regional Manager – Central Region
Location: This role travels regularly throughout the assigned region of Ontario to ensure the effective and impactful delivery of outreach services and programs
Status: Full-Time Permanent Position 
 

POSITION SUMMARY 

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is seeking a highly motivated and skilled community outreach professional to provide guidance and leadership in the development, maintenance, and promotion of comprehensive services within our supported communities. Reporting to the VP, Community Outreach Services, the Regional Manager, Community Outreach Services (Central Region) purpose is to enhance and improve animal welfare, maintain and heighten public awareness, and support for the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Direct manager of Community Outreach Coordinators within designated region, supporting the achievement of the strategic goals of the Community Outreach Services Department 
  • Provides guidance and leadership in the development, maintenance, and promotion of department strategy related to opportunities for community development 
  • Ensures community presence and relevance throughout the province through the delivery of community partnerships and engagement, including Humane Education programs, Social Service connections and support, community events, and community programs 
  • Coordinate with Eastern and Northern Regional Manager in promoting the services and programs of the Ontario SPCA, specifically Community Outreach Services through presentations and collaboration with partners at a regional or provincial level. 
  • Assists in establishing the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society as a leader in animal welfare through community relations through participation on or facilitation of working groups as needed related to programming 

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 and paid sick time 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program and flexible work opportunities  

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary diploma in related field or equivalent education plus experience required  
  • 5 + years management experience overseeing an area with multiple locations 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of social services and municipal structure and bylaw knowledge  
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills essential to building partnerships with community services, municipal services and internal/external stakeholders 
  • Must provide a valid driver’s license and clear driver’s abstract and ability to travel throughout the region 
  • Approximately 30% of this role is spent travelling to Ontario SPCA locations throughout the Central region to support Community Outreach Coordinator initiatives  

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Jennifer Jordan
Human Resources Business Partner
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote Community Outreach Regional Manager- Central Region 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.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Peterborough

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Peterborough
Location: Peterborough Dog Rehabilitation Centre, Peterborough ON
Status: Part-time, Permanent
   

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 by 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 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 pay 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Generous discount on virtual pet care 
  • Discounted pet supplies and pet food 
  • Discounted Ontario SPCA Paws & Give merchandise 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Onsite parking  

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100lbs) 
  • Valid G drivers licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends, and holidays 
  • 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:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote ACA Peterborough 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.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Cornwall

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Cornwall
Location: Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Animal Centre, Cornwall 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  
  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Paid sick time  
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Onsite parking  
  • Generous discount on virtual pet care services 
  • Discount on pet supplies and toys 
  • Discount on Ontario SPCA Paws & Give merchandise 

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 34 kg (75lbs) 
  • Valid G drivers license with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays 
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required  
  • Previous clerical training and 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:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote ACA Cornwall FT 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.

Animal Control Officer (ACO) – Orangeville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Control Officer (ACO) – Orangeville
Location: Orangeville and District Animal Centre, Orangeville ON
Status:
Part-time, Permanent 

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced ACO to enforce Animal Control By-Law for the municipality. This role is suitable for someone starting their career in law enforcement or wanting to transition to parttime work. The successful candidate will be required to work weekends, evenings, holidays and/or a rotating schedule. In addition, the candidate must be available to work stand-by shifts as required to respond to afterhour emergencies. In order to help our furry friends

A Typical Day

  • Enforce municipal by-laws, issue offence notices, relaying provincial offence information  
  • Respond to domestic animal and wildlife calls 
  • Seize and impound animals found running at large 
  • Transport animals to veterinary hospitals, shelters and wildlife facilities 
  • Maintain accurate documentation of calls and services performed 
  • May testify in court or at hearings  
  • Support animal care duties at the centre 

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 
  • Flexible schedule 
  • Onsite parking  
  • Generous discount on virtual pet care services 
  • Discount on pet supplies and toys 
  • Discount on Ontario SPCA Paws & Give merchandise 

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Post-secondary education in Law Enforcement  
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Ability to remain calm in situations of an emotional nature 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control up to 45 kg (100 lbs) 
  • Valid G drivers licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • Police clearance certificate 
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays required 
  • On call shifts are a requirement of this role 
  • It is critical to our operations that this candidate be available to work on short notice and must have the flexibility to work overtime as needed. 
  • Customer service experience an asset 
  • Animal Care Certificate or working towards an asset 

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Dawn Lyons
Centre Manager, Orangeville
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote ACO 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.

Animal Care Coordinator (ACC) – Napanee

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Care Coordinator (ACC) – Napanee
Location: Lennox & Addington Animal Centre, Napanee ON 
Status: 
Full-time, Permanent

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced Animal Care Coordinator (ACC) to be the centre lead in ensuring a high standard of care is being provided to our animal residents. ACC’s actively participate in daily rounds and animal care recommendations. They provide training, guidance and direction to both Animal Care Attendants and Volunteers. Customer service and related client administrative duties are paramount to the shelter and therefore also vital to the success of this role.

A Typical Day

  • Advises the public in a variety of ways including responding to general inquires, adoption counselling, retention counselling, relinquishment counselling and general animal care questions  
  • Leads and delegates reception and administration duties, including greeting the public, answering phones, and maintaining animal records 
  • Assists the Centre Manager in animal care related decision making 
  • Vaccinates shelter animals on a regular basis and keeps track of vaccination inventory 
  • Performs regular animal enrichment based on the needs of the animal, including but not limited to exercising, engaging in play activities, and providing novel experiences/tastes/smells 
  • Supervises all volunteers, co-op placements, and fosters 
  •  Support the ACA team as necessary 

Why You Should Join Our Team?

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing! 
  • Competitive employer paid compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits  
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service  
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Discounted virtual pet care services 
  • Discounted pet food and supplies 
  • Onsite parking  
  • Paid sick time   

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Animal Care experience required. 
  • Certificate or College Diploma in Animal Care (or equivalent education plus work experience) required 
  • 6 months of supervisory and/or leadership experience  
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Resilient attitude when faced with unpredictable or emotionally demanding situations 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100 lbs) 
  • 1 year of customer service experience in a fast-paced environment 
  • Valid G drivers licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • Clerical and/or office administration experience an asset 
  • Must have open availability including days, evenings, weekends, and holidays 

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote ACC Napanee 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.

Animal Care Coordinator (ACC) – Muskoka

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Care Coordinator (ACC) – Muskoka
Location: Muskoka Animal Centre, Muskoka ON
Status:
2 Positions – 1 Full-time, Permanent & 1 Fixed-term contract, 12 months with possibility of extension 

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced Animal Care Coordinator (ACC) to be the centre lead in ensuring a high standard of care is being provided to our animal residents. ACC’s actively participate in daily rounds and animal care recommendations. They provide training, guidance and direction to both Animal Care Attendants and Volunteers. Customer service and related client administrative duties are paramount to the shelter and therefore also vital to the success of this role.  

A Typical Day

  • Advises the public in a variety of ways including responding to general inquires, adoption counselling, retention counselling, relinquishment counselling and general animal care questions  
  • Leads and delegates reception and administration duties, including greeting the public, answering phones, and maintaining animal records 
  • Assists the Centre Manager in animal care related decision making 
  • Vaccinates shelter animals on a regular basis and keeps track of vaccination inventory 
  • Performs regular animal enrichment based on the needs of the animal, including but not limited to exercising, engaging in play activities, and providing novel experiences/tastes/smells 
  • Supervises all volunteers, co-op placements, and fosters 
  •  Support the ACA team as necessary 

Why You Should Join Our Team?

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing! 
  • Competitive employer paid compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits   
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Discounted virtual pet care services 
  • Discounted pet food and supplies 
  • Onsite parking  
  • Paid sick time   

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Animal Care experience required. 
  • Certificate or College Diploma in Animal Care (or equivalent education plus work experience) required 
  • 6 months of supervisory and/or leadership experience  
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Resilient attitude when faced with unpredictable or emotionally demanding situations 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100 lbs) 
  • 1 year of customer service experience in a fast-paced environment 
  • Valid G drivers licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • Clerical and/or office administration experience an asset 
  • Must have open availability including days, evenings, weekends, and holidays 

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote ACC Muskoka 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.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Sudbury

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Sudbury
Location: Sudbury & District Animal Centre, Sudbury 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 by 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 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 pay 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Generous discount on virtual pet care 
  • Discounted pet supplies and pet food 
  • Discounted Ontario SPCA Paws & Give merchandise 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Onsite parking  

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100lbs) 
  • Valid G drivers licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends, and holidays 
  • 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:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote ACA Sudbury 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.

Community Outreach Coordinator – Brockville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Community Outreach Coordinator – Brockville
Location: This role is Brockville based and travels regularly throughout the Leeds & Grenville region of Ontario to ensure the effective and impactful delivery of outreach services and programs.   

POSITION SUMMARY 

The Community Outreach Coordinator is an integral part of the local community, increasing awareness and relevance of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society.   The goal is to keep pets and people together while improving animal welfare. The Community Outreach Coordinator for the regions of Leeds & Grenville will report to the Regional Manager, Community Outreach Services and will work as part of a network of relevant community-based organizations and social service agencies to support animals in need. This position is an outreach position where community presence and engagement are key

Essential Duties Snapshot

Community Outreach and Programs

  • Facilitate partnerships with community-based organizations, social service agencies, municipal government and community organizations and advocate for the integration of pet-related services within existing delivery systems. Strong focus on cultivating partnerships with the goal of identifying areas of need within the community.    
  • Ensures the success of the Humane Education program by supporting the volunteer teaching team, promoting the humane education program in the community and facilitating the effective delivery of the Humane Education program.  
  • Forge relationships with community members to expand knowledge of Ontario SPCA programs and services.  
  • Deliver training and presentations to community-based organizations, government agencies and first responders on animal welfare topics and the inclusion of animals in human services.  
  • Recruit, coordinate and support volunteers to support the effective delivery of Outreach programs and services including education programs and community events  
  • Attends relevant community meetings; participating in community events that promote partnerships, strengthen relationships with social service partners and benefit the community.  
  • Coordinate the delivery of community support programs such as food support to food banks and mobile wellness events targeted at vulnerable animals.  
  • Oversees the planning and execution of existing community fundraising events and campaigns, including peer to peer, virtual and in-person (Cupcake Day, Sweat for Pets)  
  • Seeks new opportunities to engage and grow community fundraising partnerships and revenue through third party and volunteer-led events  

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 and paid sick time 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program and flexible work opportunities  

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Diploma or Bachelor’s degree (or relevant experience) in the field of animal welfare, social studies or social work.  
  • Experience providing and coordinating direct services to diverse audiences.  
  • Social media savvy. 
  • Event planning/fundraising and presentation facilitation experience. 
  • Three years or equivalent animal sheltering, community outreach and/or social services experience. 
  • Significant understanding of systemic issues that affect underserved populations and commitment to serve the community.  
  • Experience working with and managing volunteers. 
  • Comfortable in large group settings and speaking with the public, as well as giving online and in-person presentations. 
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle for travel within designated area. 
  • Must have open availability including days, evenings, weekends and holidays.   
  • Preference will be given to candidates that reside in the Brockville area.  

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

AnneMarie Dupuis
Human Resources Business Partner
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote Community Outreach Coordinator – Brockville Region 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.

Community Outreach Coordinator – Napanee

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Community Outreach Coordinator – Napanee
Location: This role is Napanee based and travels regularly throughout the Lennox & Addington region of Ontario to ensure the effective and impactful delivery of outreach services and programs.   

POSITION SUMMARY 

The Community Outreach Coordinator is an integral part of the local community, increasing awareness and relevance of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society.   The goal is to keep pets and people together while improving animal welfare. The Community Outreach Coordinator for the regions of Lennox & Addington and will report to the Regional Manager, Community Outreach Services and will work as part of a network of relevant community-based organizations and social service agencies to support animals in need. This position is an outreach position where community presence and engagement are key.

Essential Duties Snapshot

Community Outreach and Programs

  • Facilitate partnerships with community-based organizations, social service agencies, municipal government and community organizations and advocate for the integration of pet-related services within existing delivery systems. Strong focus on cultivating partnerships with the goal of identifying areas of need within the community.    
  • Ensures the success of the Humane Education program by supporting the volunteer teaching team, promoting the humane education program in the community and facilitating the effective delivery of the Humane Education program.  
  • Forge relationships with community members to expand knowledge of Ontario SPCA programs and services.  
  • Deliver training and presentations to community-based organizations, government agencies and first responders on animal welfare topics and the inclusion of animals in human services.  
  • Recruit, coordinate and support volunteers to support the effective delivery of Outreach programs and services including education programs and community events  
  • Attends relevant community meetings; participating in community events that promote partnerships, strengthen relationships with social service partners and benefit the community.  
  • Coordinate the delivery of community support programs such as food support to food banks and mobile wellness events targeted at vulnerable animals.  
  • Oversees the planning and execution of existing community fundraising events and campaigns, including peer to peer, virtual and in-person (Cupcake Day, Sweat for Pets)  
  • Seeks new opportunities to engage and grow community fundraising partnerships and revenue through third party and volunteer-led events  

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 and paid sick time 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program and flexible work opportunities  

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Diploma or Bachelor’s degree (or relevant experience) in the field of animal welfare, social studies or social work.  
  • Experience providing and coordinating direct services to diverse audiences.  
  • Social media savvy. 
  • Event planning/fundraising and presentation facilitation experience. 
  • Three years or equivalent animal sheltering, community outreach and/or social services experience. 
  • Significant understanding of systemic issues that affect underserved populations and commitment to serve the community.  
  • Experience working with and managing volunteers. 
  • Comfortable in large group settings and speaking with the public, as well as giving online and in-person presentations. 
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle for travel within designated area. 
  • Must have open availability including days, evenings, weekends and holidays.   
  • Preference will be given to candidates that reside in the Napanee area.  

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

AnneMarie Dupuis
Human Resources Business Partner
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote Community Outreach Coordinator – Napanee Region 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.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Midland

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Midland
Location: Midland & District Animal Centre, 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 by 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 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 pay 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Generous discount on virtual pet care 
  • Discounted pet supplies and pet food 
  • Discounted Ontario SPCA Paws & Give merchandise 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Onsite parking  

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100lbs) 
  • Valid G drivers licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends, and holidays 
  • 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:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote ACA Midland 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.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Muskoka

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Muskoka
Location: Muskoka Animal Centre, Muskoka 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 by 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 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 pay 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Generous discount on virtual pet care 
  • Discounted pet supplies and pet food 
  • Discounted Ontario SPCA Paws & Give merchandise 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Onsite parking  

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100lbs) 
  • Valid G drivers licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends, and holidays 
  • 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:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote ACA Muskoka 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.

Development Officer – Multiple Locations

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Development Officer – Multiple Locations
Location: Two positions available:

  • Development Officer, Durham
  • Development Officer, Central Region (supporting communities of Midland, Orillia, and Muskoka)

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are building a new province-wide Philanthropy team to help grow donor engagement and execute our plan for fundraising revenue growth over the next five years. Reporting to the Director of Philanthropy, we are seeking four new Development Officers who will be responsible for generating critical donor revenue for the Ontario SPCA’s community-based strategic funding initiatives.

Two Development Officer roles will be dedicated to building donor relationships in each of our animal centre communities of Sudbury, and Durham and two additional roles will support our Eastern Ontario (Napanee, Brockville, Cornwall, and Renfrew) and Central Ontario (Midland, Orillia, and Muskoka) animal centre communities.

We are seeking highly motivated, results-driven relationship based-fundraisers to join our team in the new role of Development Officer. This role will have a phenomenal impact supporting pets and people in Ontario by raising philanthropic support for the highest priority animal care and program needs.

Status: Full-time, Permanent.

How Your Role Contributes to our Team:

Donor Relationship Management (80%)

  • Act as primary lead to develop and implement local individualized strategies to identify, cultivate, solicit, and steward a portfolio of individuals, businesses and foundation donors that will increase engagement and revenue.
  • Develop, maintain, and manage a portfolio of approximately 100 active local prospects and donors with a capacity to give one-time and multi-year gifts +.
  • Conduct research as required and continually populate donor pipeline with local businesses, foundations, and individuals.
  • Personally conduct cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship activities to meet revenue and donor-facing activity targets.
  • Customize donor-facing communication materials – presentations, gift proposals, gift agreements and recognition and stewardship plans to support local cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship activities.
  • As a community matter expert on local philanthropy and fundraising best practice, work collaboratively with colleagues to identify and execute opportunities to engage local prospects and donors in all aspects of our fundraising initiatives and mission.

Administration/Operations (20%)

  • Utilize Raiser’s Edge to document and track donor activities and support KPI tracking and reporting according to organizational practices.
  • Support the creation and implementation of annual community fundraising operational plans, revenue targets and budgets.

Why Should You Join Our Team?

Be part of a professional and supportive fundraising team who share your passion for animals!

  • Competitive compensation package including medical, dental, vision benefits and life insurance
  • Flexible work schedule with options for remote work and flexible hours
  • Clear path and encouragement for career growth
  • Professional development opportunities including training, workshops, and conferences
  • Cell phone allowance
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • Generous vacation policy
  • Free onsite parking
  • Generous discount on virtual pet care, food, and Ontario SPCA merchandise.

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • 5+ years relevant experience with personally securing donations from individuals, foundations, and businesses.
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills, and a demonstrated ability to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally.
  • Experience managing and activating a portfolio of donors, including developing a pipeline, prospect research, moving prospects through a journey from identification and qualification to solicitation and stewardship.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop new and steward donor relationships with prospects, donors, and volunteers.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple priorities on tight deadlines.
  • Exceptional presentation, communication and writing skills.
  • Working knowledge of Raiser’s Edge.
  • A university/college degree and additional training in fundraising or not for profit management is a strong asset.

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!

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Applications are being reviewed as received and early application is encouraged.

Please forward your resume and cover letter including Development Officer location of interest to:

Diana Blackmore
Director of Philanthropy
dblackmore@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote “Development Officer, location of interest” 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.

Clinical RVT, Humane Society of Durham Region

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Clinical RVT, Humane Society of Durham Region
Location: Humane Society of Durham Region, Whitby Ontario

POSITION SUMMARY 

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

Status: Full-time, Permanent  

A Typical Day

  • Welcome clients and their pets.  
  • Assisting veterinarian with animals before, during, and following surgery as well as assisting them with wellness procedures. 
  •  Preparing surgical equipment, administering, and monitoring anaesthetics and post-surgery clean up. 
  • Handling, restraining, and caring for animals undergoing treatment and surgery using low stress and fear free techniques. 
  • Preparing and administering medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian 
  • Monitoring the recovery of animals’ post-surgery. 
  • Providing exceptional care for our animals during their stay. 
  • General administrative duties including booking appointments.  
  • General house-keeping duties and sterilizing of hospital/medical equipment. 

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • No on-call!  Enjoy a work/life balance in a career you love. As an RVT with the Ontario SPCA, you can help make a difference in the lives or animals without the long hours. Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal well-being. 
  • Competitive compensation package: 
    • Competitive salary with medical, dental and vision benefits. 40-hour work week with predictable daytime hours Tuesday through Saturday. 
    • Generous Vacation time and paid sick days. 
    • Employee Family Assistance Program and Professional Development Opportunities 

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Validation of being a Registered Veterinary Technician 
  • 2-3 years of surgical experience required. 
  • 1-4 years of experience as a registered veterinary technician, preferably within a high-volume animal clinic. 
  • Passion for shelter medicine. 
  • Administrative experience an asset. 
  • Available to work weekdays and Saturdays. 
  • Valid G drivers’ licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract.

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Shannon Stephenson
Centre Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

careers@ontariospca.ca

Please quote RVT HSDR 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.

Volunteer Coordinator – York

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Volunteer Coordinator – York
Location: Onsite, Provincial Office in Stouffville, Ontario

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking a Volunteer Coordinator at our York Region Animal Centre who is responsible for building a vibrant team of engaged volunteers that support animal care, adoptions, fostering and general shelter operations. Reporting to the York Animal Centre Manager and coordinating with our Volunteer Managers, the Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for the oversight and operation of the Markham Animal Adoption and Education Centre (MAAEC) Satellite Adoption Program as well as the coordination of the York Animal Centre Volunteer and Foster Program. This position is responsible for the coordination and delivery of monthly satellite adoption events, training a team of adoption volunteers, and reporting on process and outcomes of volunteer onboarding and adoption initiatives.

Status: Full-time, Permanent.

A Typical Day:

Adoption Events

  • Coordinate monthly satellite adoption events ensuring adoptable pets are available and ready for the event 
  • Work with volunteer managers to determine recruitment needs and train a team of 20-25 animal care and adoption volunteers to run adoption events at our MAAEC location  
  • Work with community outreach to promote and be present onsite for adoption events to supervise activities 

Volunteer Coordination

  • Working with the Ontario SPCA Volunteer Manager and York Centre Manager, build a thriving team of 150 animal centre volunteers that report to Animal Centre staff in the York Animal Centre 
  • Coordinate volunteer schedules, onboarding, training, and cohesion within the teams 

Volunteer Management

  • Coordinate the centre volunteer program including, training, scheduling and communications 
  • Prepares volunteer and co-op placement schedules in accordance with Centre needs.   
  • Ensures volunteer hours are recorded in the volunteer platform and maintains Better Impact Platform and keeps all documentation up to date, in coordination with the Volunteer Manager.   

Why Should You 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  
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Onsite parking  

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Volunteer supervision and management experience   
  • 1-3 years of experience community/event planning experience 
  • Interpersonal skills with established ability to provide feedback and coaching  
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills (verbal and written) 
  • Certificate or College Diploma in Volunteer Management an asset  
  • Experience creating/facilitating adult training  
  • Ability to work on weekends at adoption events as required (1 Saturday per month) 

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Applications are being reviewed as received and early application is encouraged.

Please forward your resume and cover letter including Development Officer location of interest to:

Katrin Schoenmair
York Region Animal Centre Manager
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote Volunteer Coordinator 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.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Pembroke

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Pembroke
Location: Renfrew Animal Centre, Pembroke 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 by supporting client service and administration for a seamless experience at every turn

Status: Part-time, Permanent

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 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 pay 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Generous discount on virtual pet care 
  • Discounted pet supplies and pet food 
  • Discounted Ontario SPCA Paws & Give merchandise 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Onsite parking  

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100lbs) 
  • Valid G drivers licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends, and holidays 
  • 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:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote ACA 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.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Cornwall

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Cornwall
Location: Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Animal Centre, Cornwall ON
Status: 2 Part-time Positions Available, Permanent

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 by supporting client service and administration for a seamless experience at every turn

Status: Part-time, Permanent

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 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 pay 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Generous discount on virtual pet care 
  • Discounted pet supplies and pet food 
  • Discounted Ontario SPCA Paws & Give merchandise 
  • Predictable day time hours 
  • Onsite parking  

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100lbs) 
  • Valid G drivers licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract 
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends, and holidays 
  • 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:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote ACA Cornwall PT 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.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Napanee

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Napanee
Location: Lennox & Addington Animal Centre, 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 by supporting client service and administration for a seamless experience at every turn.

Opportunities: 2 Part-time Positions, Permanent

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 cleanin
  • 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 pay
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Generous discount on virtual pet care
  • Discounted pet supplies and pet food
  • Discounted Ontario SPCA Paws & Give merchandise
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and control 45 kg (100lbs)
  • Valid G drivers’ licence
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends, and holidays
  • 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:

Human Resources
careers@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote “ACA Napanee PT” 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.

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – Brockville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for 150 years. The Society provides care, comfort and compassion to animals in need in communities across Ontario; we value all animals and advocate to treat them with respect and kindness. We strive to keep pets and families together and do so through a variety of community support services.

Role: Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – Brockville
Location: Leeds & Grenville Animal Centre – Brockville, 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.

Opportunities:

  • 1 full-time position

A Typical Day 

  • Welcoming clients and their pets
  • Providing exceptional care for our animals during their 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 administrative duties includes booking appointments
  • General house-keeping duties

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
  • Discounted virtual pet care services
  • Discounted pet food and supplies
  • 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
  • Available to work weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • Clear drivers abstract

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

AnneMarie Dupuis
Human Resources Business Partner
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
adupuis@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “RVT Brockville” 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.