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Animal Care Attendant 2 (ACA2) – Muskoka Animal Centre

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity with a provincial office in Stouffville. The Society supports communities throughout Ontario. The following opportunity is available at the Ontario SPCA Animal Centre in Muskoka.

Animal Care Attendant 2 (ACA2) – Muskoka Animal Centre
Full-Time Position

Responsible for the day-to-day care and cleanliness of the animals and premises.  Provides medical aid and/or first aid to animals as instructed.  Provides customer service to the public and performs reception duties in the Animal Centre.  Reporting to the Animal Centre Manager, you will be responsible for maintaining effective animal care protocol and procedures. Essential functions include

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Feeding of all animals housed within the branch
  • General cleaning and disinfecting of the premises and equipment used within the shelter, i.e. food bowls, cat litter pans, utensils, carrying cages
  • Laundry Duties as required
  • General bathing and grooming of animals
  • Vaccinating and deworming shelter animals
  • Notifying supervisor of any health problems or concerns regarding the animals
  • Exercising of animals
  • Assisting the public with adoptions and inquiries
  • Following policies and procedures set out by the Society and reporting all incidents to his/her supervisor immediately
  • Working in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and its regulations.
  • Immediately reporting all incidents of injury, property damage, absence of or failure of a protective device and/or equipment to the supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must have a genuine compassion for animals
  • Animal care training and experience would be an asset
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Must be flexible to perform a variety of duties
  • Must not have allergies limiting or affecting exposure to animals
  • Class G Drivers License is required
  • Must have completed grade 12 education or equivalent
  • Must be available to work weekends and holidays

If you have a passion for animal welfare, please forward your resume by email only by May 21, 2019 to:

Jane McCamus
Ontario SPCA Muskoka Animal Centre Manager
jmccamus@ospca.on.ca

Please Quote “ACA2” in the subject line

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

Canada Summer Jobs Student Position:  Animal Care Attendant/Wildlife Transporter

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity with a provincial office in Stouffville. The Society supports communities throughout Ontario. The following opportunity is available at the Ontario SPCA Orillia Animal Centre.

Canada Summer Jobs Student Position:  Animal Care Attendant/Wildlife Transporter
Must be attending school full time, returning in September 2019 and be between 16 and 30 years of age

Full-Time Summer Position – 8-week duration
35 hours per week

POSITION SUMMARY

Reporting to the Animal Centre Manager, the ACA1/Wildlife Transporter will assist in the execution of communications and social media within the branch, ensuring outcomes that support the overall vision, mission, as well as maintaining a positive public image of the Ontario SPCA.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Daily Care and maintenance of animals housed within the branch animal shelter – which includes feeding and cleaning cages, walking & grooming dogs.
  • Light building maintenance – including mopping floors, laundry.
  • Customer service related activities servicing all community populations which may include answering inquiries, animal intake, adoptions, merchandise sales, receive donations and assist volunteers in the shelter.
  • Transporting wildlife to appropriate rescues.
  • Assist with fund-raising projects and public-relations projects.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Valid G drivers licence required
  • A general understanding of the Ontario SPCA and a commitment to animal welfare practices and philosophies
  • Demonstrated  verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem-solving and decision making
  • Strong Organizing and planning skills
  • Critical thinking abilities
  • Certified First Aid and CPR an asset
  • Prior work with animals an asset

If you have a passion for animal welfare, please forward your resume by May 31, 2019 to:

Carol Beard
Ontario SPCA Orillia Animal Centre Manager
cbeard@ospca.on.ca

Please quote “Canada Summer Jobs – Orillia” in the subject line.

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

Canada Summer Jobs Student Position:  Animal Care Attendant/Camp Counsellor

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity with a provincial office in Stouffville. The Society supports communities throughout Ontario. The following opportunity is available at the Ontario SPCA SD&G Animal Centre in Cornwall

Canada Summer Jobs Student Position:  Animal Care Attendant/Camp Counsellor
Must be attending school full time, returning in September 2019 and be between 15 and 30 years of age

Full-Time Summer Position – 8-week duration
35 hours per week

POSITION SUMMARY

Reporting to the Centre Manager, the role of the Canada Summer Jobs Student – ACA1/Camp Counsellor, will assist with shelter operations and public education by providing support in the following areas: camp leader, animal care, and event coordination.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist in the development/delivery/facilitation of interactive activities of the Humane Education Summer Camp Program for children, which provide an opportunity for the kids to learn about companion animal care, wildlife, and our environment in a non-profit environment
  • Assist with fund-raising projects and public-relations projects.
  • Customer service related activities servicing all community populations which may include answering inquiries, animal intake, adoptions, merchandise sales, receive donations and assist volunteers in the shelter
  • Daily Care and maintenance of animals housed within the branch animal shelter – which includes feeding and cleaning cages, walking & grooming dogs. Light building maintenance – including mopping floors, laundry

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A general understanding of the Ontario SPCA and a commitment to animal welfare practices and philosophies
  • Demonstrated  verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem-solving and decision making
  • Self-motivating and energetic in order to enhance or encourage a positive camp experience for all participants
  • Strong Organizing and planning skills
  • Critical thinking abilities
  • Clear police record check and vulnerable sector screening required
  • Certified First Aid and CPR an asset
  • Prior Camp counselor experience an asset
  • Prior work with animals an asset

If you have a passion for animal welfare, please forward your resume by June 10, 2019 to:

Carol Link
Ontario SPCA SD&G Animal Centre Manager
clink@ospca.on.ca

Please quote “Canada Summer Jobs SD&G” in the subject line.

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

Animal Care Assistant (ACA1) / Fundraising Assistant – Lennox & Addington Animal Centre

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity with a provincial office in Stouffville. The Society supports communities throughout Ontario. The following opportunity is available at the Ontario SPCA Animal Centre in Napanee.

Animal Care Assistant (ACA1) / Fundraising Assistant – Lennox & Addington Animal Centre
Must be attending school full time, returning in September 2019 and be between 15 and 30 years of age

Canada Summer Jobs Student
Full Time: 35.5 hours per week for 8 weeks

Responsible for the day-to-day care and cleanliness of the animals and premises.   Provides customer service to the public and assists with fundraising and public-relations projects. Please note this position requires regular weekend work.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Daily Care and maintenance of animals housed within the branch animal shelter – which includes feeding and cleaning cages, walking & grooming dogs.
  • Light building maintenance – including mopping floors, laundry.
  • Customer service related activities servicing all community populations which may include answering inquiries, animal intake, adoptions, merchandise sales, receive donations and assist volunteers in the shelter.
  • Assist with fund-raising projects and public-relations projects.
  • Assists the Community Relations Coordinator/Centre Manager with the planning, organizing and the execution of fundraising and public awareness events within the community.
  • Assist in recruiting and training volunteers for fundraising activities

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have a genuine compassion for animals
  • Animal care training and experience would be an asset
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Must be flexible to perform a variety of duties
  • Must not have allergies limiting or affecting exposure to animals

If you have a passion for animal welfare, please forward your resume by May 22, 2019 to:

Esther McCutcheon

Ontario SPCA Lennox & Addington Animal Centre Manager
Napanee, Ontario
emccutcheon@ospca.on.ca

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

As an animal lover all the work you do

As an animal lover all the work you do to help ensure that every dog and cat can find their forever home that is filled with love is greatly appreciated.

-Louie