Join us! The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a wide variety of employment opportunities supporting animal welfare across the province of Ontario. Employment opportunities are updated frequently so visit our website regularly. The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is a registered charity with a provincial office in Stouffville. The Society supports communities throughout Ontario. The following opportunity is available at the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society Provincial Office.

Registered Veterinary Technician – Brockville

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

Registered Veterinary Technician- Shelter Health & Wellness
Permanent Full-time 40 hours/week

The Ontario SPCA is looking to hire an outstanding RVT to join our Shelter Health and Wellness team. Who are we? We are a collaborative team who work to support, encourage and lead in the fields of shelter medicine and animal welfare. We offer the chance to help the people and pets in and around your community with preventive patient care, medical treatment, daily monitoring of various animal factors and daily medical/behavioural rounds. Who are you? An RVT who has a positive attitude, works hard, and who will play a vital role in the physical health, mental and behavioural well-being of animals in our animal centre.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coach and mentor facility staff to maintain standards of care based on Canadian Shelter Guidelines and Shelter Health and Wellness policies and protocols
  • Monitor various animal needs daily
  • Work closely with Animal Centre Manager
  • Communicate with foster parents regarding appointments, medical concerns, and follow-ups
  • Oversee the preparation and administration of medications and vaccines under the direction of veterinarian
  • Administer or oversee treatments as prescribed by the veterinarian
  • Notify Animal Centre Manager of any health problems or concerns regarding the animals
  • Perform and assist with humane care procedures
  • Innovatively brainstorm with Animal Centre Manager to determine health and wellness related budgetary needs for the branch
  • Closely and regularly communicate with Manager- RVT Program
  • Follow policy and procedure of Ontario SPCA
  • Immediately report all incidents of injury, property damage, absence of or failure of a protective device and/or equipment to the supervisor immediately.
  • In the event of injury, work co-operatively with Manager- RVT Program, to facilitate an early and safe return to work.
  • Work in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and its regulations
  • Additional duties as required

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduated from an OAVT accredited or approved college
  • Be a member of good standing of the OAVT
  • Experience in a shelter setting or veterinary clinic
  • Strong animal care and biosecurity knowledge
  • Exceptional verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to share information and provide feedback using adult learning principles
  • Self starter and ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Must be a team player with proven leadership skills and experience
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and adapt to change using strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Must not have allergies limiting or affecting exposure to animals
  • Ability to lift and carry a minimum of 40 lbs
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s license and reliable transportation with the ability to travel occasionally
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including occasional weekends

Some of the perks we offer? A team who wants to see you succeed, paid OAVT dues, great CE opportunities focused on shelter medicine, complementary participation in a national animal welfare conference, extensive benefits package including dental, prescription, vision care, and paramedical, a uniform allowance, opportunities to take part in community outreach programs, and the chance to truly make a difference in the lives of animals who need it!

If you are looking for a rewarding and challenging position, please forward your resume with a covering by November 30, 2019 to:

Darci Burtch
Interim Manager, RVT Program
Shelter Health & Wellness
Ontario SPCA
dburtch@ospca.on.ca

Please quote “L&A RVT” in the subject line.

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

Receptionist, Spay/Neuter Services – Barrie

The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Ontario SPCA) is a registered charity with a Provincial Office in Stouffville and supports close to 50 communities throughout Ontario. The following opportunity is available at the Marion Vernon Memorial Clinic in Barrie, Ontario

Receptionist Spay/Neuter Services, Barrie

Full-Time, 1 year contract (covering a maternity leave)

As the receptionist, you will be responsible for making appointments, greeting clients, taking payments, recording patient information and performing general administrative duties. You will also be assisting in the clinic, helping with animal care and with maintaining clinic cleanliness, as time allows.

The successful candidate will have strong computer and customer service skills and be a team player. Animal care experience is an asset. Candidates must have reliable transportation and be able to work flexible hours including Saturdays. Candidates should have no allergies affected by ongoing exposure to animals.

If you have a passion for animal welfare and are qualified to perform the responsibilities above, please forward your resume by November 22, 2018 to:

Judith Aubin
Senior Manager, Spay/Neuter Services
91A Patterson Rd
Barrie, ON L4N 3V9
jaubin@ospca.on.ca

Please quote “Receptionist” in the subject line of your email

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

Donations Clerk – Stouffville

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

Donations Clerk – Finance Department
Full time

 POSITION SUMMARY

This position provides assistance to the Donor Financial Services group in the processing of donations as well as other general support to the Finance department.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:

  • Data entry of all donations into Raiser’s Edge (fundraising database) in an accurate and timely manner
  • Preparation of daily bank deposits of cash and cheques
  • Review and balancing of data entry batch and bank deposit to ensure accurate financial records are being kept
  • Responsible for opening mail while ensuring that all financial controls for the handling of cash and cheques are met
  • Creates and reviews all official income tax receipts produced by Raiser’s Edge
  • Enters all updates to donor information that are received in the mail, phone, etc. (name changes, address changes, returned mail, deceased etc.)
  • Completes all correspondence to donors concerning donations returned as NSF, account closed, unsigned cheque letters to donors, etc.
  • Assists in the entering of updated monthly donor information
  • Assists in the maintenance of the Raiser’s Edge database (ie: reviewing duplicate records)
  • Assists with the gift processing for all provincially coordinated special events and year-end processing
  • Assists with the training of temporary staff on processes and internal systems (Raiser’s Edge, Convio)
  • Assists with the supervision of temporary staff to ensure all donations and back deposits are processed in an accurate and timely manner
  • Assists in the preparation and cleanup of the import files for Raiser’s Edge
  • Assists in the processing of Accounts Payable Invoices and Pre-authorized Payments for Accounting department
  • Provides coverage for reception and postal coordinator when necessary; breaks, lunches, holidays
  • Drive to offsite locations on occasion
  • Assist with other projects and duties as required

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong data entry ability and previous experience required
  • Experience working with Raiser’s Edge preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite of products, particularly Word and Excel
  • Experience with Database, financial software, and strong computer aptitude required
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics NAV preferred
  • Customer service experience
  • Organized, task-oriented, and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently, adapt to change, multi-task and meet timelines
  • Must be a team player
  • Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license

 

If you are interested in this opportunity and have the above qualifications, please forward your resume with a covering letter by November 17, 2019 to:

AnneMarie Dupuis, CHRP
Manager, Human Resources and Administration
Email: careers@ospca.on.ca

Please ensure to specify “DONATIONS CLERK” In the Subject Line 

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

Registered Veterinary Technician/Veterinary Technician (2 positions) – Barrie

The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Ontario SPCA) is a registered charity with a Provincial Office in Stouffville and supports close to 50 communities throughout Ontario. The following opportunity is available at the Ontario SPCA Marion Vernon Memorial Clinic in Barrie, Ontario. 

2 Positions Available 

Registered Veterinary Technician/Veterinary Technician
Barrie – Ontario SPCA Marion Vernon Memorial Clinic 
Full-Time Permanent – Competitive compensation plus benefits 

Registered Veterinary Technician/Veterinary Technician
Barrie – Ontario SPCA Marion Vernon Memorial Clinic
Full-Time Contract (until Feb 2021) Covering a maternity leave – Competitive compensation  

Enjoy assisting in surgery? Tired of late nights, holiday and weekend hours? Enjoy experiencing positive client relationships?  Interested in Shelter Medicine? 

Seeking two (Registered) Veterinary Technicians, confident and caring, to assist in high-volume spay/neuter surgeries and shelter medicine.  Our clinics have performed over 125,000 surgeries since 2009, based on the ASPCA’s gold standard Humane Alliance model (www.aspca.org/humane-alliance)helping reduce the pet over-population crisis in Ontario. 

We are looking for a skilled RVT/VT who has an interest in animal welfare and is quality-driven, to be responsible for assisting the staff veterinarians with all aspects of surgical procedures and treatment, making appointments, greeting clients and performing general administrative and clinic operations. You will also be responsible for the care of animals housed in the hospital and the general cleanliness of the hospital.  You will be surrounded by professional, competent, compassionate and quality-driven individuals and work in a fast-paced, team-focused, energetic environment.  Predictable daytime hours with competitive compensation and benefits for permanent position.  Additional opportunities and support available such as CE, support to acquire registration within 6 months of hiring and/or compensation of annual registration fee, working with our Mobile Animal Wellness program across the province, and more. 

Successful applicants will have strong animal care knowledge, exceptional interpersonal and customer service skills.  Uniforms are provided.  Candidates must be able to work one Saturday per month. 

This is an opportunity available for a unique individual who is interested in promoting animal welfare by combating the pet over-population crisis as well as aiding in the care of shelter animals. 

Please forward your resume and cover letter by December 16, 2019 to:  

Judith Aubin
Senior Manager, Spay/Neuter Services
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
jaubin@ontariospca.ca 

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

Registered Veterinary Technician/Veterinary Technician – Stouffville

The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Ontario SPCA) is a registered charity with a Provincial Office in Stouffville and supports close to 50 communities throughout Ontario. The following opportunity is available at the Ontario SPCA Centre Veterinary Hospital in Stouffville, Ontario. 

Registered Veterinary Technician/Veterinary Technician
Stouffville – Ontario SPCA Centre Veterinary Hospital 
Full-Time Permanent – Competitive compensation plus benefits  

Enjoy assisting in surgery? Tired of late nights, holiday and weekend hours? Enjoy experiencing positive client relationships?  Interested in Shelter Medicine? 

Seeking a (Registered) Veterinary Technicians, confident and caring, to assist in high-volume spay/neuter surgeries and shelter medicine.  Our clinics have performed over 125,000 surgeries since 2009, based on the ASPCA’s gold standard Humane Alliance model (www.aspca.org/humane-alliance), helping reduce the pet over-population crisis in Ontario. 

We are looking for a skilled RVT/VT who has an interest in animal welfare and is quality-driven, to be responsible for assisting the staff veterinarians with all aspects of surgical procedures and treatment, making appointments, greeting clients and performing general administrative and clinic operations. You will also be responsible for the care of animals housed in the hospital and the general cleanliness of the hospital.  You will be surrounded by professional, competent, compassionate and quality-driven individuals and work in a fast-paced, team-focused, energetic environment.  Predictable daytime hours with competitive compensation and benefits for permanent position.  Additional opportunities and support available such as CE, support to acquire registration within 6 months of hiring and/or compensation of annual registration fee, working with our Mobile Animal Wellness program across the province, and more. 

Successful applicants will have strong animal care knowledge, exceptional interpersonal and customer service skills.  Uniforms are provided.  Candidates must be able to work one Saturday per month. 

This is an opportunity available for a unique individual who is interested in promoting animal welfare by combating the pet over-population crisis as well as aiding in the care of shelter animals. 

Please forward your resume and cover letter by December 16, 2019 to:  

Laura Cote
Manager, Ontario SPCA Centre Veterinary Hospital
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
lcote@ontariospca.ca 

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

I stand behind SPCA with my monthly gift

I stand behind SPCA with my monthly gift. I am so happy there are folks like you to care for those who can’t help themselves.  My family and I have had animals all our lives and know what a comfort they are.  Thank you SPCA.

-Dorothy