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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.

Animal Care Coordinator (ACC) – Pembroke

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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) – Pembroke
Location: Renfrew County Animal Centre, Pembroke, 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.

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
  • Pitch in to 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 compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits (For permanent full-time employees)
  • Condensed work week!
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time (For permanent full-time employees)
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Flex-time work opportunities
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Onsite parking

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 pull 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • 1 year of customer service experience in a fast paced environment
  • Clean driving record accompanied by a full G License required
  • Clerical and/or office administration experience an asset
  • Must have open availability including days, evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Must be available to work a 10 hour work day

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Carol Boudreau
Pembroke Animal Centre
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
cboudreau@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “ACC” in the subject line.

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

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

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

Humane Education Coordinator, Community Outreach Services – Stouffville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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: Humane Education Coordinator, Community Outreach Services – Stouffville
Location: Based out of our Provincial Office in Stouffville, On with opportunity for remote work. Expected travel throughout York Region and surrounding regions.

POSITION SUMMARY 

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is seeking a highly motivated and skilled educator to support the delivery of our AnimalSmart™ Humane Education programming. Reporting to the Humane Education Manager, Community Outreach Services, the Humane Education Coordinator, Community Outreach Services actively supports the training, scheduling, and resources creation to ensure successful program delivery to foster compassion and respect for animals through humane education.

Opportunity: Full Time

Essential Duties Snapshot:

Program Planning and Administration

  • Learn and become proficient with the established content of the Humane Education curriculum and resources
  • Training, scheduling and support of AnimalSmart volunteers for weekly school presentations
  • Support AnimalSmart Team with any challenges or last minute changes
  • Build relationships with the volunteers Teaching Team
  • Adapt or edit as necessary, resource material and training program for volunteer presenters
  • Prepare education resource material to support the delivery of the humane education program
  • Fulfill administrative tasks as necessary. These include, but are not limited to: correspondence with teachers, volunteers, the creation of promotional materials, printing and laminating resources, and purchasing supplies (with specified budget)

Program Delivery

  • Facilitate bookings, create schedules, ensure required statistics and reports are completed
  • In- class presentations as needed to support volunteer training and program delivery
  • Deliver and manage volunteer feedback
  • Follow up on Teacher feedback
  • Reach out to schools and school Boards for presentation bookings
  • Be a positive advocate of Ontario SPCA and Humane Society in interactions with teachers and volunteers on a daily basis
  • Report to Humane Education Manager and work collaboratively to support programing and improvements
  • Maintain a professional appearance and friendly demeanor at all times

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

  • Able to work on weekdays, evenings and some weekend hours to facilitate volunteer support and training
  • Occasional overnight travel required

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
  • Work Location – York
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service
  • Predictable day time hours
  • Flex-time work opportunities
  • Onsite parking

Do You Have What it Takes?

  • University degree and additional post-secondary degree in education or related discipline
  • Knowledgeable on the care of all types of pets; animal welfare issues and passionate about the welfare of animals
  • Understanding of and alignment with the Mission, Vision and Goals of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
  • Post-secondary diploma in related discipline or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of 3yrs experience in education or related field
  • Comfortable and effective skills in public speaking and in animated delivery of presentations
  • Familiar with effective strategies to maintain classroom management of large groups of children
  • At least 1 year of experience working with children
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to meet/interact with new people daily (i.e. school staff)
  • Experience using Google Classroom
  • Proficient in full Microsoft Office Suite including PowerPoint, Excel and Publisher
  • Current police vulnerable sector check
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s License with access to a vehicle and availability to travel

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Nina Alexander
Humane Education Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
careers@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Humane Ed” in the subject line.

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

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

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

Customer Care Representative – Pembroke

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

Role: Customer Care Representative – Pembroke
Location: Pembroke, Ontario (onsite)

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking a Customer Care Representative to provide superb customer service to the public, including donors and volunteers and ensures 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.

Opportunity: Two part-time positions available

A Typical Day 

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

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

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

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • 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 pull 34 kg (75lbs)
  • 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:

Carol Boudreau
Manager, Ontario SPCA Renfrew County Animal Centre
Cboudreau@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “CCR” in the subject line.

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

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

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

Regional Manager, Northern Outreach and Partnerships

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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: Regional Manager, Northern Outreach and Partnerships

POSITION SUMMARY 

The Regional Manager, Northern Outreach and Partnerships develops and implements focused, purposeful, and effective northern outreach strategy by identifying community needs and opportunities for collaboration, support and leadership in the Northern region of the province. This role is perfect for someone who has an active presence and pre-built networks in their surrounding northern communities, enjoys travel, and has strong knowledge of diverse Indigenous governance structures, traditions, and protocols.

A Typical Day 

  • Establishing and maintaining a network of community partnerships and mutually beneficial relationships focused on supporting Ontario SPCA purpose
  • Developing strategic plans focused on collaboration and construction of self-sufficient and sustainable infrastructure and services within northern communities
  • Building and maintaining trusted relationships with Indigenous leadership and organizations in ways that promote Indigenous representation, local leadership action, and capacity
  • Promoting the services and programs of the Ontario SPCA, specifically Community Outreach Services, through presentations and collaboration with partners
  • Recruiting, training and providing volunteer opportunities and providing direct supervision and support to facilitate and support the delivery of programs such as transport, food distribution and other northern wellness programs
  • Identifying gaps/needs in local communities and collaborate to build capacity and sustainably of self-reliant programming
  • Utilizing in depth knowledge of diverse Indigenous governance structures, traditions, and protocols to promote community engagement

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
  • Travel throughout beautiful northern Ontario
  • Generous travel allowance
  • Remote based work
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • 3 weeks of vacation after 3 years of service

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Minimum of five years working within Indigenous education, outreach, or programming contexts, preferably within or alongside Indigenous organizations
  • Post-secondary education in social sciences or Indigenous Studies and/or other relevant program
  • Ability to think outside the box and develop creative solutions to complex problems
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Strong training and facilitation skills
  • Ability to lift 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Valid G drivers’ licence with availability to travel throughout Ontario and into the United States
  • Ability to conduct frequent overnight travel
  • Open availability including weekdays, and weekends

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

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

Please quote “Northern Outreach” in the subject line.

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

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

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

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – Stouffville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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) – Stouffville/York Region
Location: York Region Spay Neuter Clinic, Stouffville 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:

  • Full time position; 32 to 40 hours per week

A Typical Day 

  • Welcoming 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 includes booking appointments
  • General house-keeping duties and sterilizing of hospital/medical equipment

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 (for full time permanent employees
  • 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
  • Ability to work in our York Spay Neuter clinic when needed an asset

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Aveline Lacaden
Manager, York Region Spay Neuter Clinic
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
alacaden@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “RVT” in the subject line.

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

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

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

Regional Manager of Volunteer Development – Remote/Stouffville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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: Regional Manager of Volunteer Development – Remote/Stouffville
Location: This role is eligible to participate in our remote work program. Based out of our Provincial Office in Stouffville, On

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced Regional Manager of Volunteer Development with a profound passion for volunteer engagement. This key member of the HR team will support all volunteer related activities within a specified region. This role works collaboratively across their region to support the animal centres, build community relationships and implement a robust volunteer engagement strategy aimed at providing care, comfort and compassion to animals in need.

Opportunities:

  • 1 full-time position

A Typical Day 

  • Performing full cycle recruitment activities to increase our volunteer base
  • Matching prospective volunteers with available opportunities
  • Working across assigned communities/portfolios/departments to ensure volunteer, community and organizational needs are being met
  • Maintains Volunteer database and supports records management to ensure integrity of the data
  • Ensuring that volunteers are set up for success through onboarding, basic training, and regular support from their staff partner
  • Facilitating staff training on core volunteer management functions, including database application
  • First contact for animal centre staff on Better Impact platform IT issues and troubleshooting
  • Responding to volunteer inquiries, provincial inquiries, and webpage inquiries as they arise
  • Conducting audits of local volunteer program with animal centre manager and SHW leadership
  • Provides program support to provincial foster program

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
  • Remote work opportunity
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Paid sick time
  • Predictable day time hours

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • College Diploma in Volunteer Management, Human resources or equivalent
  • CVA designation (preferred)
  • 1-3 Volunteer management experience required
  • 1-3 years of experience with volunteer recruitment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Area management experience an asset
  • Personal experience volunteering an asset

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

AnneMarie Dupuis
Associate Director, HR and Administration
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
adupuis@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Regional Volunteer Manager” in the subject line.

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

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

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

Veterinary Assistant, full time – Stouffville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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, full time – Stouffville
Location: Ontario SPCA York Region Animal Centre Veterinary Hospital

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant, full time, to provide care for animals within our Spay/Neuter clinic setting. This will include supporting the compassionate pre and post-op requirements of each animal. VA’s ensure a healthy environment for all our residents via routine grooming, housekeeping and disinfection accountabilities such as kennel cleaning and laundry. Although essential animal care and associated activities are the primary focus for this role, customer service and related client administrative duties are paramount to the clinic and therefore to the success of this position.

Opportunities:

  • 1 full-time position

A Typical Day 

  • 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
  • Handling and soothing animals during examinations, treatments, and vaccinations
  • 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.
  • Conduct animal transfers

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
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Valid G drivers licence
  • 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:

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

Please quote “Vet Asst” in the subject line.

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

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

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

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) – Brockville/Cornwall

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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/Cornwall
Location: This position will support the Cornwall & Brockville Animal Centres. Candidate must be available to work onsite at each location.

POSITION SUMMARY 

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

Opportunities:

  • 1 full-time position

A Typical Day 

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

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

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

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • 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
  • Available to travel between locations with access to own vehicle
  • Clear drivers abstract

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Marianne Carlyle
Manager, Ontario SPCA Leeds & Grenville Animal Centre 

mcarlyle@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “RVT” in the subject line.

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

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

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

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Barrie

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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, ON

POSITION SUMMARY 

We are seeking two (2) experienced Animal Care Attendants with a love for spending time enriching the lives of the animals within our care. ACAs understand that ensuring a clean, stimulating, and healthy environment is paramount to quality of life for our furry residents. ACAs develop great relationships with our human friends too! Supporting client service and administration for a seamless experience at every turn.

Opportunities:

  • 1 part-time position
  • 1 full-time position

A Typical Day 

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

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

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

Do You Have What it Takes? 

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

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Brandy Hill
Manager, Ontario SPCA Barrie Animal Centre 

bhill@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “ACA” in the subject line.

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

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

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

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) Part-time – Bracebridge (Muskoka Animal Centre)

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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.

Animal Care Attendant (ACA) – Bracebridge (Muskoka Animal Centre)
Status: 1 part-time position available

POSITION SUMMARY 

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

A Typical Day 

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

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

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

Do You Have What it Takes? 

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Ability to lift 18 kg (40lbs) and pull 34 kg (100lbs)
  • Valid G drivers licence
  • Open availability including weekdays, weekends and holidays
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required
  • Previous clerical training an asset
  • Customer service experience an asset
  • Certificate or College Diploma in Animal Care or working towards, preferred

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Jane McCamus
Manager, Ontario SPCA Muskoka Animal Centre
jmccamus@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “ACA” in the subject line.

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

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

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

Centre Manager – Sudbury

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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.

Centre Manager – Sudbury
Location: Sudbury & District Animal Centre, Sudbury, 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 Sudbury location. The Centre Manager is accountable for the overall operations of the designated Animal Centre including communications with the provincial body, short-term and long-term planning, budgeting, animal care, staffing, volunteer management, fundraising, purchasing and other centre activities.

A Typical Day 

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

Why You Should Join Our Team? 

  • Be part of an energetic team environment with others who share your passion for animal wellbeing!
  • Competitive compensation package including medical, dental and vision benefits
  • 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? 

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

We Can’t Wait to Meet You! 

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Jennifer Hughes
Provincial Operations Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
jhughes@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “Manager 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.

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

Veterinarian – Stouffville

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity and has been operating for nearly 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.

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 workweek with predictable daytime hours
  • Vacation time paid sick days annually
  • Employee Family Assistance Program and Professional Development Opportunities

Opportunity: Veterinarian
Location: York Region Veterinary Clinic, Stouffville, 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.

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

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:

Aveline Lacaden
Manager, York Region Veterinary Clinic
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
alacaden@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.

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