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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.

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: Four positions available:

  • Development Officer, Sudbury
  • Development Officer, Durham
  • Development Officer, Eastern Region (supporting communities of Napanee, Brockville, Cornwall, and Renfrew)
  • 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:

Stephanie Miller
Vice President, Development
smiller@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.

Veterinarian – 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: Veterinarian – Remote
Location: Hybrid – remote based role with occasional required travel to Eastern Ontario Animal Centre locations

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced, licensed, full-time Veterinarian responsible for supporting Ontario SPCA Provincial Animal Centres with medical oversight and support for both individual medical cases and population-based medicine cases. Registered veterinarians work under the direction of the Chief Veterinary Officer and support the maintenance of preventative health programs and shelter medicine protocols. Delivery of care is provided through telemedicine services as well as on-site visits as needed. Species supported primarily include cats and dogs, but opportunities to support small animals and birds are also available.

A Typical Day

  • Provide telemedicine services and in-person support for individual and population-based medical cases across 12 provincial Ontario SPCA Animal Centres. Services are provided for both animals in shelter and animals out of shelter in foster homes. 
  • Actively advocate for animals in care in collaboration with Ontario SPCA Animal Centre teams across the province to ensure medical, emotional, and behavioural needs are being met through daily and weekly rounds with Ontario SPCA Centre Managers, RVT’s and animal care staff. 
  • Provide direct medical oversight for populations of animals transferred into care through the Ontario SPCA Provincial Animal Transfer Hub. Responsibilities include physical examinations, intake procedures and specialized testing and disease tracking based upon origin, as well as disease outbreak management. 
  • Utilizes Society’s shelter medicine software to monitor, support, and track animals in care across the province virtually. 
  • Medical case collaboration with external VCPRs and specialists. 
  • Development of policies, protocols and disclosures in collaboration with Shelter Health & Wellness team. 
  • Ensures Ontario SPCA policies and procedures related to infection control are followed. 
  • Research, track and implement shelter intake measures for emerging infectious diseases across the province and within communities where transferred animals originate. 
  • Actively participate in continuing education activities to keep up with latest advancements and expert recommendations within the field of shelter medicine.

Why You Should Join Our Team?

Help to make a difference in the lives or animals without the long hours and with limited public interaction. Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing! 

  • Competitive salary with medical, dental and vision benefits 
  • 40-hour work week with predictable daytime hours with limited on call on weekends 
  • Generous Vacation time and paid sick days 
  • Employee Family Assistance Program and Professional Development Opportunities

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Licensed to practice veterinary medicine within the province of Ontario 
  • Be a member in good standing with the CVO 
  • Population-based medicine and shelter medicine experience are an asset 
  • Experience in tele-medicine or similar role in veterinary clinic 
  • Resilient attitude when faced with unpredictable or emotionally demanding situations 
  • Demonstrated working knowledge and commitment to animal welfare practices and philosophies 
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) 
  • Sound judgement and decision making ability 
  • High attention to detail and ability to multi-task 
  • Team player with solid interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to travel to Animal Centres as required

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Stephanie Black
Provincial Manager of Veterinary Clinic Services
sblack@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote “Vet in the subject line.

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

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. For any questions, suggestions or required documents regarding accessibility in a different format, please contact us at 888-668-7722 or careers@ontariospca.ca.

Veterinary Assistant – Mobile Animal Sterilization Hospital Unit/Stouffville

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: Veterinary Assistant – Mobile Animal Sterilization Hospital Unit/Stouffville
Location: Mobile Animal Sterilization Hospital unit – This role travels regularly with our mobile veterinary unit throughout Ontario as part of our outreach services and programs. Mobile clinic dates. When not at a mobile clinic this role will work out of our Provincial Office and Spay Neuter Clinic in Stouffville, Ontario.

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an 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.  

Status: Full-time – Permanent

A Typical Day

  • Booking clients into Mobile Veterinary Clinic
  • Greeting clients and answering general inquiries regarding pre and post-op care
  • Providing pre and post op care to the animals in our trust, under the direction of the RVT’s and Veterinarians
  • Recording relevant information about animals, including weight and types of medication given
  • General housekeeping and/or disinfection of the clinic including sterilization of hospital/medical equipment, cleaning floors and counter tops, crates etc.
  • Assist in preparing for, setting up, and tearing down mobile clinic locations
  • Maintain, clean, and sterilize hospital/medical equipment
  • Maintain sterility of surgical environment and self as needed
  • Clean and disinfect cages, rooms, and surrounding areas
  • General housekeeping and/or disinfection of clinic/centre, including cleaning floors and counter tops Clean and disinfect cages, rooms, and surrounding areas
  • Maintain inventory and ordering of mobile unit supplies
  • Prepares mobile unit for operating including packing equipment, unloading, and setting up unit
  • Assists in closing down mobile unit and returning supplies to Provincial Office storage

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?

  • Animal care experience
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • Regular travel required
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Valid G drivers’ licence with the ability to provide a clear driver’s abstract
  • Team player
  • 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:

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

Please quote “Vet Assistant 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 – York SN/MVC

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 – York SN/MVC
Location: York Region Spay Neuter Clinic Stouffville, ON and Marion Vernon Clinic Barrie, ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an 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.  

Status: Full-time – Permanent

A Typical Day

  • Welcome clients and their pets
  • Providing exceptional care for our animals during their stay
  • 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
  • Monitoring the recovery of animals’ post-surgery
  • Preparing and administering medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian
  • 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!  Have work/life balance! Help to 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 wellbeing! 

  • Competitive compensation package including employer paid medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Pet food and supply discounts
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • Validation of being a Registered Veterinary Technician
  • Passion for shelter medicine
  • Preferred 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
  • 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:

Jennifer Tucker
Clinic Manager
jtucker@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote RVT FT SN 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 – Barrie

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 – Barrie
Location: Barrie Animal Centre – Barrie, ON 

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 Barrie 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.

Status: Full-time – Permanent

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 Barrie 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) – Barrie

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) – Barrie
Location: Barrie Animal Centre, 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 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 require
  • 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 Barrie 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.

Customer Care Representative – 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.

Position
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.

Status: Part-time, Permanent
Location: Muskoka Animal Centre, Bracebridge ON

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

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

Please quote “CCR 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

Receptionist – Stouffville

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: Receptionist – Stouffville
Location: Provincial office in Stouffville

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced 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.

Opportunities:

  • Full time

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!
  • 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
  • Discounted virtual pet care
  • Discounted pet food and supplies
  • Discounted Ontario SPCA PAWS & Give merchandise

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 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
Clinic Manager
alacaden@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote “Reception SN” 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.

RVT – Sudbury Mobile Wellness

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: RVT – Sudbury Mobile Wellness
Location: Sudbury, ON – This role works onsite at the mobile wellness clinic

POSITION SUMMARY 

Registered Veterinary Technicians are responsible for assisting the staff veterinarians with all aspects of surgical procedures and treatment as well as assisting with general mobile wellness operations. RVT’s provide a combination of medical and behavioural treatments for the animals within our care. RVT’s are also responsible for the general cleanliness/disinfection of the mobile unit.

Opportunities:

  • 2 Part time OR 1 Full time – Permanent

A Typical Day

  • Supports the reception team in greeting clients and booking of appointments
  • Obtains consent and provides discharge information to owners as needed
  • Primary point of contact for clients seeking information related to medical care for their animal’s post appointment
  • Assist veterinarian with animals before, during, and following surgery and assisting with wellness procedures
  • Preparation of surgical equipment, administering and monitoring anaesthetics, and post-surgery clean up
  • Handle, restrain and care for animals undergoing treatment and surgery using low stress and fear free techniques
  • Prepare and administer medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian
  • Administer treatments as prescribed by the veterinarian and notify veterinarian of any health problems or concerns regarding the animals
  • May be called upon to give emergency resuscitation or perform other lifesaving procedures
  • Maintain, clean, and sterilize hospital/medical equipment
  • Clean disinfect cages, rooms, and surrounding areas
  • General housekeeping and/or disinfection of mobile unit, including cleaning floors and counter tops
  • Provides accurate record keeping and documentation
  • Assist veterinarian with general animal wellness appts
  • Coach and mentor veterinary and veterinary technician students through practical application, as part of our external shelter medicine education programming

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Competitive pay
  • Predictable daytime hours
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • 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? 

  • Validation of being a Registered Veterinary Technician 
  • Previous surgical experience and strong animal care knowledge 
  • 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 
  • Valid G license, clear driver’s abstract and must be able to travel in designated area with mobile wellness unit 

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Hope Lumbis
Mobile Clinic Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

hlumbis@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “RVT Mobile Part time or RVT Mobile Full time” 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.

Veterinarian – Sudbury Mobile Wellness

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: Veterinarian – Sudbury Mobile Wellness
Location: Mobile Wellness Clinic, Sudbury ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced licensed Veterinarian with a love for doing surgeries, specifically spay and neuter sterilizations. The Veterinarian will provide daily care and sterilization of all surgical patients and conduct maintenance of preventative health programs and medical protocols within the clinic setting. In partnership with the clinic manager, the Veterinarian will direct the work of RVT’s, VT’s, and VA’s within the clinic.

Opportunities:

  • 2 Part-time Positions or 1 Full-time Position, Permanent

A Typical Day

  • Performing on-going spay/neuter surgical sterilizations daily 
  • Examining animals pre and post-op  
  • Provide recommendations for follow up care 
  • Supervise the handling and recording of controlled substances by veterinary technicians 
  • Ensuring that equipment, medications, and medical supplies are available and stored in a safe and appropriate manner including safe disposal of narcotics 
  • Ordering and dispenses medical supplies  
  • Ensuring Ontario SPCA policies and procedures related to infection control are followed 
  • Actively support clinic staff and volunteers, and promote the development of skills related to the advancement of our goals and mission 
  • Direct the work and provide feedback to RVT’s, VT’s and VA’s in the clinic 

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

No on-call! Have work/life balance! Help to make a difference in the lives or animals without the long hours and with limited public interaction. Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!

  • Employee Family Assistance Program 
  • Competitive Pay 
  • 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? 

  • Licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the province of Ontario 
  • Be a member of good standing of the CVO  
  • Small animal surgical experience 
  • Ability to perform 25 surgical sterilizations per day 
  • Relevant employment experience in a veterinary clinic 
  • Previous surgical experience and strong animal care knowledge preferably in a high volume setting 
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and to stand for long periods  
  • Open daytime availability including weekdays and some weekends 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Previous supervisory experience an asset 

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Hope Lumbis
Mobile Wellness Clinic Manager, Sudbury
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

hlumbis@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Mobile Veterinarian 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.

Annual Giving Coordinator – Hybrid/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: Annual Giving Coordinator – Hybrid/Remote
Location: This role is based out of Provincial Office with eligibility to participate in our flexible work program.

POSITION SUMMARY 

Are you a fundraising professional who’s passionate about animals and storytelling? We’ve got a role for you! The Annual Giving Coordinator is a key role within the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society’s annual giving program, with a primary responsibility to support the organization’s direct mail, and a secondary responsibility to support tele-fundraising, online and monthly giving program pillars. The annual giving portfolio accounts for more than $4 million per year in fundraising revenue for the organization.

This role works closely with the Director, Annual Giving, as well as internal and external cross functional teams, to successfully coordinate our campaigns with a focus on meeting campaign timelines and fundraising revenue goals.

A Typical Day

As our Annual Giving Coordinator, every day will be a bit different, but always interesting! You might find yourself pulling a mailing list from our database one day, communicating with a vendor about an upcoming campaign the next, or seeking stories of animals we’ve recently helped and hearing the latest plans for mission-driven work from our programs team. In this role, you’ll play a critical part in stewarding our donors to remain inspired and motivated to support our mission and help animals in need across Ontario and beyond.

Duties

Coordinate direct mail campaigns 

  • Working in collaboration with our external partners, successfully coordinate the organization’s direct mail program.
  • Oversee each campaign from creative brief through to the donor’s mailbox by coordinating the various components of a direct mail campaign with a focus on seeking internal approvals on copy, art and laser lives.
  • Source stories and content for campaigns with guidance of external partners and communications team.

Data Wizardry

  • Extract data from Raisers Edge for all campaigns following the provided data segmentation strategy. 
  • Create and maintain seed lists and appeal records in Raisers Edge.  
  • As needed, manually input or import database updates to Raiser’s Edge to keep donor data current and accurate.

Coordinate telemarketing campaigns  

  • Monitor daily call reports and campaign results.
  • Follow up on requests for call recordings.
  • Track pledge responses.
  • Update database with return data from call centre.
  • Liase with finance department on processing of gifts.

Report and Analyze

  • Monitor and provide weekly results reporting on any active direct mail or telemarketing campaigns.
  • Assist with expense tracking for campaigns.
  • Pull results on campaign testing or other donor analytics as required.

Other duties as assigned

  • Support monthly giving program as needed.
  • Support the Community & Donor Development department operational needs.

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

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • 3-5 years of experience in non-profit fundraising.
  • College certificate in Fundraising Management or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Proven project management skills.
  • Proven customer service, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, and analytical skills.
  • Pro-active, self-directed and able to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience with Direct Response preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of Raiser’s Edge an asset.

We Can’t Wait to Meet You!

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

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

Please quote “Annual Giving” in the subject line.

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

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. For any questions, suggestions or required documents regarding accessibility in a different format, please contact us at 888-668-7722 or careers@ontariospca.ca.

Digital Fundraising Coordinator – Hybrid/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: Digital Fundraising Coordinator – Hybrid/Remote
Location: This role is based out of Provincial Office with eligibility to participate in our flexible work program.

POSITION SUMMARY 

As an experienced Digital Fundraising Coordinator 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 our 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
  • Providing backup support for tracking and reporting of digital program revenue and expenses
  • Providing 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 flexible remote work program
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Discounted pet food and supplies
  • Discounted virtual pet care services
  • 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
Director, Annual Giving 
cnicholls@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

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.

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – 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: Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – Orangeville
Location: Orangeville Animal Centre, Orangeville 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:

  • Part Time, Permanent

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
  • Liaises with the VCPR (Veterinary Client Patient Relationship) to provide open communication and a medical relationship with the Centre.
  • Assist the Animal Centre Manager with animal care related decision making
  • General administrative duties includes booking appointments
  • General house-keeping duties
  • Participation in Mobile SN & Wellness Clinics as needed

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

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

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Validation of being a Registered Veterinary Technician
  • Passion for shelter medicine
  • 1-4 years of experience as a registered veterinary technician, preferably within a high volume animal clinic
  • Administrative experience an asset
  • Available to work weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • 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:

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

Please quote “RVT Orangeville 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) – 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: Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Orillia
Location: Orillia Animal Centre, Orillia ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking 2 experienced ACAs 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: 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 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 require
  • 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 Orillia 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) – 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 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.

Status: 2 Part-time, Permanent positions

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 require
  • 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 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 Coordinator (ACC) – 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 Coordinator (ACC) – Cornwall
Location: Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Animal Centre, Cornwall ON 

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 

Status: Full-time, Permanent

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 Cornwall 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: Napanee Animal Centre, Napanee ON

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.

Status: Full-time, Permanent

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 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) – Barrie

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) – Barrie
Location: Marion Vernon Spay and Neuter Clinic – Barrie, ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an 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:

  • Full-time position – 32 to 40 hours per week

A Typical Day

  • Welcome clients and their pets
  • Providing exceptional care for our animals during their stay
  • 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
  • Monitoring the recovery of animals’ post-surgery
  • Preparing and administering medications and vaccines under direction of veterinarian
  • 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! Have work/life balance! Help to 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 wellbeing!
  • Competitive compensation package including employer paid medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Pet food and supply discounts
  • 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

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Jennifer Tucker
Clinic Manager
jtucker@ontariospca.ca
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

Please quote “RVT FT MVC” 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.

Veterinarian – Barrie

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: Veterinarian – Barrie
Location: Marion Vernon Veterinary Clinic, Barrie ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced, licensed, full-time Veterinarian with a love for doing surgeries, specifically spay and neuter sterilizations. The Veterinarian will provide daily care and sterilization of all surgical patients and conduct maintenance of preventative health programs and medical protocols within the clinic setting. In partnership with the clinic manager, the Veterinarian will direct the work of RVT’s, VT’s, and VA’s within the clinic.

Opportunities:

  • Full-time, Permanent

Essential Duties Snapshot

A Typical Day

  • Performing 25 spay/neuter surgical sterilizations per day
  • Examining animals pre and post-op
  • Provide recommendations for follow up care
  • Supervise the handling and recording of controlled substances by veterinary technicians
  • Ensuring that equipment, medications, and medical supplies are available and stored in a safe and appropriate manner including safe disposal of narcotics
  • Ordering and dispenses medical supplies
  • Ensuring Ontario SPCA policies and procedures related to infection control are followed
  • Actively support clinic staff and volunteers, and promote the development of skills related to the advancement of our goals and mission
  • Direct the work and provide feedback to RVT’s, VT’s and VA’s in the clinic

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

No on-call! Have work/life balance! Help to make a difference in the lives or animals without the long hours and with limited public interaction. Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!

Competitive compensation package:

  • Competitive hourly rate with medical, dental and vision benefits
  • 32-hour work week with predictable daytime hours
  • Vacation time paid sick days annually
  • Employee Family Assistance Program and Professional Development Opportunities

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the province of Ontario
  • Be a member of good standing of the CVO
  • Small animal surgical experience
  • Ability to perform 25 surgical sterilizations per day
  • Relevant employment experience in a veterinary clinic
  • Previous surgical experience and strong animal care knowledge preferably in a high volume setting
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and to stand for long periods
  • Open daytime availability including weekdays and some Saturdays
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Previous supervisory experience an asset

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Jennifer Tucker
Provincial Manager of Veterinary Clinic Services
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society

jtucker@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Vet” in the subject line.

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

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society provides accommodation during all stages of the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please advise us if you are contacted for an interview and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. For any questions, suggestions or required documents regarding accessibility in a different format, please contact us at 888-668-7722 or careers@ontariospca.ca.

Community Outreach Coordinator – Cornwall 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 Coordinator – Cornwall Region
Location: This role travels regularly throughout the assigned Cornwall 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 – Cornwall Region 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.

Opportunities:

  • Full-time position, Permanent

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;
  • 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 Cornwall area.

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

careers@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Community Outreach Coordinator – Cornwall 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.

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 part-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:

Tana Jackson
Human Resources Assistant
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
tjackson@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.

Customer Care Representative – Durham 

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.

Opportunity 
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.

Status: Part-time, Permanent
Location: Humane Society of Durham Region, Durham ON

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 payment

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
  • Generous discount on pet supplies
  • Discount on virtual pet care services
  • Discounted pet supplies and pet food
  • Discounted Ontario SPCA Paws & Give merchandise
  • Onsite parkin

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 holiday

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 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

Customer Care Representative – York 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.

Position
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.

Status: Part-time, Permanent
Location: York Region Animal Centre, Stouffville, ON

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

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 holiday

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