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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.

Canada Summer Jobs Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Brockville

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.

Canada Summer Jobs Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Brockville
Status: 8 week contract 35 hours per week
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

*To be eligible, youth must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment*
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment**; and;
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations
  • *The youth must be 15 years of age at the beginning of the employment period. The youth may be more than 30 years of age at the end of the employment period as long as the youth was 30 at the beginning of the employment period.
  • **International students are not eligible participants. International students include anyone who is temporarily in Canada for studies and who is not a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person who has been granted refugee status in Canada. Youth awaiting a refugee status ruling, as well as those who hold a temporary visitor visa, youth visa or work visa are ineligible. As the objective of the Canada Summer Jobs program is to support youth entering the Canadian labour market, the temporary nature of an international student’s time in Canada does not allow for a long-term connection to the labour market.

For more information on the *Canada Summer Jobs program visit: https://www.jobbank.gc.ca/youth

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

If you have a passion for animal welfare and have the qualifications above, please forward your resume by June 1, 2022 to:

Marianne Carlyle
Centre Manager, Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
mcarlyle@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Canada Summer Jobs Program” 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.

Canada Summer Jobs Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – 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.

Canada Summer Jobs Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Pembroke
Status: 8 week contract 35 hours per week
Location: 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! 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

*To be eligible, youth must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment*
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment**; and;
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations
  • *The youth must be 15 years of age at the beginning of the employment period. The youth may be more than 30 years of age at the end of the employment period as long as the youth was 30 at the beginning of the employment period.
  • **International students are not eligible participants. International students include anyone who is temporarily in Canada for studies and who is not a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person who has been granted refugee status in Canada. Youth awaiting a refugee status ruling, as well as those who hold a temporary visitor visa, youth visa or work visa are ineligible. As the objective of the Canada Summer Jobs program is to support youth entering the Canadian labour market, the temporary nature of an international student’s time in Canada does not allow for a long-term connection to the labour market.

For more information on the *Canada Summer Jobs program visit: https://www.jobbank.gc.ca/youth

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

If you have a passion for animal welfare and have the qualifications above, please forward your resume by June 1, 2022 to:

Amanda Eckersley
Centre Manager, Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
aeckersley@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Canada Summer Jobs Program” 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.

Canada Summer Jobs Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Orillia

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.

Canada Summer Jobs Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Orillia
Status: 8 week contract 35 hours per week
Location: Orillia, 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

*To be eligible, youth must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment*
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment**; and;
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations
  • *The youth must be 15 years of age at the beginning of the employment period. The youth may be more than 30 years of age at the end of the employment period as long as the youth was 30 at the beginning of the employment period.
  • **International students are not eligible participants. International students include anyone who is temporarily in Canada for studies and who is not a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person who has been granted refugee status in Canada. Youth awaiting a refugee status ruling, as well as those who hold a temporary visitor visa, youth visa or work visa are ineligible. As the objective of the Canada Summer Jobs program is to support youth entering the Canadian labour market, the temporary nature of an international student’s time in Canada does not allow for a long-term connection to the labour market.

For more information on the *Canada Summer Jobs program visit: https://www.jobbank.gc.ca/youth

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

If you have a passion for animal welfare and have the qualifications above, please forward your resume by June 1, 2022 to:

Carol Beard
Centre Manager, Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
cbeard@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Canada Summer Jobs Program” 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.

Temporary Full-time Receptionist – Spay/Neuter Clinic at Provincial Office in 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.

Temporary full-time Receptionist – Spay/Neuter Clinic at Provincial Office in Stouffville
Status: 1 temporary full-time opportunity
Location: Spay/Neuter Clinic at Provincial Office in Stouffville

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced temporary full-time Receptionist for our busy Spay/Neuter clinic at our Provincial Office in Stouffville. The ideal candidate is intrinsically motivated, knowing their important part in giving back to the communities that we serve. As the first point of contact for our clients, both human and furry, customer service and superior administrative skills are the foundation for this role.

*Note: this is a temporary position replacing a permanent employee on parental leave.
Duration: Approximately 13 months

A Typical Day 

  • Greeting clients and providing pre/post op care instructions
  • Booking appointments
  • Performing general administrative duties
  • Assisting in the clinic as needed
  • Providing basic animal care duties
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of the clinic

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
  • 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 daytime availability including weekdays and weekends
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required
  • Previous clerical training and an asset
  • Customer service experience an asset
  • Animal care experience preferred

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Aveline Lacaden
Manager
Ontario SPCA Centre Veterinary Hospital
alacaden@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Reception” 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 Control Officer (ACO) – Orangeville and District

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 Control Officer (ACO) – Orangeville and District
Status: 1 part-time opportunity
Location: Orangeville and District Animal Centre

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced ACO to enforce Animal Control By-Law for the municipality. This role is suitable for someone who is beginning their career in law enforcement and/or wanted to transition to part time 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 after hour emergencies and on occasion to cover for vacation. It is critical to our operations that that this candidate to be available to work on short notice and must have the flexibility to work overtime as needed.

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

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Post-secondary education in Law Enforcement
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Ability to remain calm in situations of an emotional nature
  • Valid G drivers licence
  • Police clearance certificate
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays (On call shifts are a requirement of this role)
  • 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
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
dlyons@ontariospca.ca

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.

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.

Director of Facilities

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.

Director of Facilities
Location: Provincial Office, Stouffville ON
* This role is eligible for our flexible work arrangement policy and program

POSITION SUMMARY 

Under the direction of the CEO, the Director of Facilities is responsible for property strategy and asset management for Ontario SPCA properties throughout the Province, including the Provincial Office in Stouffville. This role is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of Ontario SPCA buildings, ensuring that legal requirements are met and health and safety standards observed. This role operates across multiple business functions working at both a strategic and operational level.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Project Management 

  • Advising on and implementing measures to improve the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of the Ontario SPCA properties
  • Managing budgets
  • Collaborate with finance on financial analysis and forecasts, valuation, insurance, deferred maintenance costs, required reporting and other matters.
  • Planning for the future by forecasting the facility’s upcoming needs and requirements
  • Overseeing any renovations, refurbishments, and building projects. Monitor progress, visit sites and ensure completion according to plan
  • Establish a property management system for monitoring, analysis and administration of assets.
  • Work with experts (such as construction managers, architects, etc.) to ensure project or building specifications meet municipal codes.

Operations 

  • Sourcing and overseeing contracts and service providers for functions such as repairs, renovations, cleaning, parking, security, and technology
  • Supervising external contractors and managing vendor relationships
  • Ensuring that basic facilities are well-maintained and conducting proactive maintenance
  • Dealing with emergencies as they arise
  • Ensuring that facilities meet compliance standards and government regulations
  • Drafting maintenance reports
  • Participate in real estate transactions, negotiating leases, resolving property issues and preventing risks
  • Supervise the Provincial Office Custodian role.

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
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • University graduate in business, engineering, construction management or a related field
  • A Certified Property Management (CPM) designation would be considered an asset
  • Strategic, operationally astute thinker
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills and ability to manage stressful situations
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to build confidence and trust with people
  • Highly developed analytical and problem solving skills with ability to solve complex issues
  • Proven negotiations skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong digital literacy in the use of MS Office applications

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

AnneMarie Dupuis
Senior Manager, Human Resources and Administration
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
adupuis@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Facilities” 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) – Barrie

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) – Barrie
Status: 1 part-time opportunity
Location: Barrie Animal Centre in Barrie, 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:

Brandy Hill
Barrie Animal Centre Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
bhill@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
Provincial Education and 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.

Donations Clerk & Postal Coordinator – 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.

Donations Clerk & Postal Coordinator – Stouffville

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced Donations Clerk & Postal Coordinator to aid our Donor Financial Services group in the processing of donations and general support. In addition to providing support within our Finance department, this role is also responsible for postal coordination for the Provincial Office.

Location: Onsite, Provincial Office in Stouffville, Ontario

Key Responsibilities 

  • Responsible for opening mail while ensuring that all financial controls for the handling of cash and cheques are met
  • Data entry of all donations into Raiser’s Edge (fundraising database) in an accurate and timely manner
  • Assists with the gift processing for all provincially coordinated special events and year end processing
  • Creates and reviews all official income tax receipts produced by Raiser’s Edge
  • Enters all updates to donor information that are received in the mail, phone, etc. (name changes, address changes, returned mail, deceased etc.)
  • Completes all correspondence to donors concerning donations returned as NSF, account closed, unsigned cheque letters to donors, etc.
  • Assists with the training of temporary staff on processes and internal systems (Raiser’s Edge, Luminate)
  • Assists with the supervision of temporary staff to ensure all donations and back deposits are processed in an accurate and timely manner
  • Assists in the processing of Accounts Payable Invoices and Pre-authorized Payments for Accounting department
  • Preparation of daily bank deposits of cash and cheques
  • Review and balancing of data entry batch and bank deposit to ensure accurate financial records are being kept
  • Assists in the entering of updated monthly donor information
  • Assists in the maintenance of the Raiser’s Edge database (ie: reviewing duplicate records)
  • Assists in the preparation and cleanup of the import files for Raiser’s Edge
  • Ensure efficient and timely operation of all duties related to mail distribution, shipping and receiving
  • Deliver mail to the postal station each PM
  • Ensure mail and packages are sent out in a timely fashion
  • Manage the inventory of printing paper, envelopes and other forms

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
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Strong data entry ability and previous experience required
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite of products, particularly Word and Excel
  • Experience with Database, financial software, and strong computer aptitude required
  • Experience working with Raiser’s Edge preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics NAV preferred
  • Customer service experience
  • Organized, task oriented and attention to detail
  • Must have reliable transportation and valid driver’s license
  • Must be available to work weekends on an as-needed basis

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Stephanie Turner
Manager, Donor Financial Services
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
sturner@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Donations Clerk” 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.

Digital Fundraising Specialist – 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.

Digital Fundraising Specialist – Stouffville

POSITION SUMMARY 

As an experienced Digital Fundraising Specialist, you will be responsible for the execution of activities that raise funds and contribute to the success of the Development team’s fundraising programs in the digital spectrum. The role focuses on supporting the raising of funds online and the cultivation and stewardship of prospective future donors and existing donors through tactical execution of our campaigns.

A Typical Day 

  • Performing tactical execution of the digital giving strategy, which includes email, social media advertising, search, display advertising, lead generation and revenue generation campaigns
  • Supporting the growth of our Legacy Giving program through the execution of digital legacy giving marketing strategies, such as lead generation and email cultivation that aim to prospect and cultivate legacy leads and donors
  • Supporting growth of Monthly Giving program through execution of digital engagement and conversion strategies for monthly donors
  • Managing Paws & Give™ online store which is the home for both merchandise and symbolic giving
  • Establishing stewardship of organization’s adopters, donors and spay/neuter clients through execution of digital stewardship initiatives that aim to convert clients and adopters into donors and adoption ambassadors
  • Building donation forms, fundraising pages, landing pages and additional online fundraising pages as needed
  • Being a subject-matter expert for Luminate Online and deployment of digital advertising tactics.
  • Providing backup support for tracking and reporting of digital program revenue and expenses
  • Preparing campaign summaries to report back on cheers and challenges of all program activities, and future recommended learnings.

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
  • This role is eligible for our hybrid remote work program
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • 3 weeks of 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+ years relevant experience in non-profit online fundraising and/or marketing
  • 2+ years of experience with Luminate Online
  • Has or is working towards Google Marketing certification
  • Working knowledge of Raiser’s Edge
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite or similar
  • Advanced skills in MS Office Suite (Outlook/Word/Excel/PowerPoint)
  • Self-motivated, high energy, results oriented with the drive to exceed expectations
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to execute multiple tasks often with tight deadlines

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

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

Please quote “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.

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.

Director, Government Relations – 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 and Humane Society is Ontario’s animal charity. Working together we can make a difference in the lives of countless animals in need.

Director, Government Relations – Stouffville

POSITION SUMMARY 

Reporting to the CEO, the Director, Government Relations is an exciting opportunity responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with key government representatives to advance the mission of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society. Through strategic planning, advocacy, and effective relationship building, this position will be a part of a collaborative team of dedicated partners and colleagues committed to advancing animal welfare initiatives within the province.

This is a new position within the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society and will require proven policy development experience and government influence. In return for this level of expertise, the ideal candidate will be joining a driven and resourceful team with shared common goals.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Fully research existing policy and lead efforts for change
  • Establish and manage high-value positive relationships and strong lines of communication with government, industry, and community organizations
  • Build a network of government and influential relationships at Municipal and Provincial level including politicians, public service officials and thought leaders
  • Develop, build, collaborate, and nurture strategic relationships with key non-for-profit, animal welfare organizations, and Humane Society communities which can be leveraged in advocacy or partnership opportunities
  • Respond to and meet with a broad range of internal and external individuals and groups, frequently related to matters of immediate concern, and coordinates responses, long term solutions, and follow-up with appropriate stakeholders
  • Lead, prepare, and coordinate projects with leadership team, departments, and Humane Societies related to government advocacy of priority projects and issues
  • Develop high-level communications or briefing materials for dissemination to target audiences in collaboration with other departments to advance the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society’s message
  • May be required to act as a spokesperson representative at speaking engagements, spokesperson, media events, and senior leadership meetings

Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent education and experience
  • 5 to 7 years of experience working in the government (federal, provincial or municipal) sector or government relations within a non-for-profit organization
  • Proven mediation, communication and relationship management skills including an ability to influence, negotiate and build productive working relationships with key stakeholders, senior leaders and external partners, including government, are essential to achieve the required outcomes
  • Advanced oral and written communications skills including the ability to write and edit quickly, accurately and creatively
  • Ability to think and act strategically, creatively and dynamically in a high-pressure work environment
  • Ability to make difficult and complex decisions with good judgment and with acute sensitivity
  • Travel to various destinations in support of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society government advocacy is expected

We offer:

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

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

AnneMarie Dupuis
Senior Manager, Human Resources and Administration
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
adupuis@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Director, Government Relations” 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.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Sudbury

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) – Sudbury
Status: part-time
Location: Sudbury

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 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 (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:

Jennifer Hughes
Sudbury Animal Centre Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
jhughes@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) – Renfrew County Animal Centre

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) – Renfrew County Animal Centre

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 

  • Perform care and enrichment for our animals including, feeding, exercising, playing and/or other engagement activities
  • Ensure a healthy environment through general housekeeping, disinfection protocols, laundry duties and kennel cleaning
  • Support animal physical health by performing supervised vaccinations, seeking RVT advice and general bathing and grooming duties
  • Maintain client records, recording information, and notifying a supervisor of any potential health concerns
  • Participate 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:

Amanda Eckersley
Renfrew County Animal Centre
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
aeckersley@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.