Join us! The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society has a wide variety of employment opportunities supporting animal well-being across the province of Ontario.

Registered Veterinary Technician/Veterinary Technician – 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 Centre Veterinary Hospital in Stouffville.

Registered Veterinary Technician/Veterinary Technician – Stouffville

Status: Temporary Full-Time Contract: 10 month contract. This position replaces a permanent employee on parental leave.


Competitive compensation

POSITION SUMMARY 

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 Technician, 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 to:

Laura Cote
Clinic Manager
Ontario SPCA Centre Veterinary Hospital
lcote@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “RVT” in the subject line.

Submissions will be accepted until January 3, 2022.

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 careers@ontariospca.ca

Annual Giving Coordinator

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 in Stouffville.

Annual Giving Coordinator

Status: Full Time Position – 40 hours per week


Reports to: Associate Director, Annual Giving

This role is required to perform work both remotely and onsite at our Provincial Office.

POSITION SUMMARY 

Are you a fundraising professional who’s passionate about animals and storytelling? Does data make you want to dance? 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 Associate 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.

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.

Support online campaigns:

  • Build out emails, donation forms and other digital assets as needed using Luminate Online.
  • Help maintain eCommerce product inventory.
  • Develop graphics as requested using Canva or Adobe Creative Cloud.

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.

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • 3-5 years relevant experience in non-profit fundraising.
  • 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.
  • Prior experience with Luminate Online an asset.

If you have a passion for the wellbeing of animals and possess the qualifications above, please submit your resume and cover letter to us by December 12, 2021.

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

Please quote “Annual Giving” in the subject line.

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 careers@ontariospca.ca

Animal Care Attendant 1 (ACA1) – Renfrew

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

Animal Care Attendant 1 (ACA1) – Renfrew

Status: Part time – 24 hours per week | 3 positions available

POSITION SUMMARY 

Reporting to the Animal Centre Manager, you will be responsible for maintaining effective animal care protocol and procedures. Essential functions include:

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDE 

  • Feeding, bathing, grooming, exercising and care of animals
  • General cleaning and disinfecting of premises and equipment
  • Laundry duties, customer service
  • Compliance with Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Animal transfers as required

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including weekends and holidays
  • Team player and good judgement
  • Valid G Class Driver’s License and maintenance of a clean driver abstract
  • Proven ability to work under stress essential
  • Completion of OSSD
  • Preference will be given to those who have completed or are enrolled in post-secondary education relating to animal welfare

If you have a passion for animal welfare, please forward your resume by December 13th, 2021 to:

Kate Graham
Animal Centre Manager, Renfrew County
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
kgraham@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “ACA1” 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 careers@ontariospca.ca

Animal Care Attendant 2 (ACA2) – 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 Barrie Animal Centre.

Animal Care Attendant 2 (ACA2) – Barrie Animal Centre

Full-time Contract Position – 40 hours per week

  • Approximate 10 month contract with possibility for extension
  • This role is replacing a permanent employee on parental leave

POSITION SUMMARY 

Reporting to the Centre Manager, you will be responsible for maintaining effective animal care protocol and procedures.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDE 

  • Vaccinating and deworming shelter animals
  • Notifying supervisor of any health problems or concerns regarding the animals
  • Exercising of animals
  • Assisting the public with adoptions and inquiries
  • Work alongside and help to support volunteers
  • Seeks veterinary advice and transports animals to vet clinic when required
  • Performs micro chipping
  • Receives and logs incoming animals
  • Maintains drug logs
  • Feeding, bathing, grooming, exercising and care of animals
  • General cleaning and disinfecting of premises and equipment
  • Laundry duties, customer service
  • Documentation of animal care provided
  • Animal transport as required
  • Compliance with Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Other duties

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Computer knowledge required
  • Team Player
  • Ability to work under stress is essential
  • A valid Ontario Drivers Licence (G2) and clean driver’s abstract are required
  • The successful candidate may be required to work weekend and evening shifts
  • Previous experience and/or education in animal care

If you have a passion for animal welfare, please forward your resume by December 13, 2021 to:

Jennifer Yapa
Centre Manager
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
jyapa@ontariospca.ca

Please quote “ACA2” in the subject line.

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

Registered Veterinarian Technician  – Orangeville

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 Orangeville & District Animal Centre.

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)
Shelter Health and Wellness
Full-Time Permanent
Future Opportunity Pool

POSITION SUMMARY

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 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
  • 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 and cover letter to:

Mary Pecarski
Manager, RVT Program
Shelter Health and Wellness
Ontario SPCA and Humane Society
mpecarski@ontariospca.ca

Please specify “Orangeville 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 careers@ontariospca.ca

Registered Veterinarian Technician  – Cornwall

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 within our Shelter Health and Wellness Department,  in SPCA Mobile Animal Wellness Services (based in Cornwall).

Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)
SPCA Mobile Animal Wellness Services – Cornwall-based
Full-Time Permanent
2 Positions available

POSITION SUMMARY

Enjoy assisting in surgery? Tired of late night and weekend hours? Enjoy providing positive client services?

Seeking an experienced RVT, confident and caring, to assist in high-volume spay/neuter surgeries based on the ASPCA’s gold standard Humane Alliance model (www.aspca.org/humane-alliance).

Our clinics have performed over 100,000 surgeries since 2009, helping reduce the pet over-population in Ontario.  We are looking for a skilled RVT 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, greeting clients for patient intake, and performing general administrative and clinic operations. You will also be responsible for the care of animals during their stay 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, energetic environment.  Predictable daytime hours and competitive compensation, with CE opportunities available. Some travel will be included in the annual schedule.

Candidates require previous employment experience in a veterinary clinic, including anesthetic and surgical experience, and have strong animal care knowledge. Successful applicants will have exceptional interpersonal and customer service skills.  Uniforms are provided.

This is an opportunity available for a unique individual who is interested in promoting animal welfare by combating the pet over-population crisis, increasing access to veterinary care, as well as aiding in the care of shelter animals, and is currently registered with the OAVT and in good standing.

If you have a passion for animal welfare, please forward your resume to:

Monica Seto
Manager, Shelter Health and Wellness
mseto@ontariospca.ca

Please specify “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 careers@ontariospca.ca

Clinic Manager & Registered Veterinarian Technician  – Cornwall

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 within our Shelter Health and Wellness Department,  in SPCA Mobile Animal Wellness Services (based in Cornwall).

Clinic Manager & Registered Veterinarian Technician
SPCA Mobile Animal Wellness Services – Cornwall-based
Full-Time Permanent

POSITION SUMMARY

We are currently seeking a Manager to oversee the strategic programs, services, goals and objectives of the Ontario SPCA’s spay/neuter and wellness mobile services. The successful incumbent will be responsible for professional staffing and supervision and should have a general knowledge of quality assurance and performance in veterinary medicine. Some travel may be required.

Candidates must have managerial experience in the animal field. Must be able to work well in a fast-paced environment; previous veterinary clinic experience, knowledge of surgery, vaccinations and disease are an asset.  Strong organizational and communication skills (written and verbal) are also necessary.

If you have a passion for animal welfare, please forward your resume to:

Monica Seto
Manager, Shelter Health and Wellness
mseto@ontariospca.ca

Please specify “Clinic Manager” 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 careers@ontariospca.ca

Veterinarian – Cornwall

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 within our Shelter Health and Wellness Department,  in SPCA Mobile Animal Wellness Services (based in Cornwall).

Veterinarian
SPCA Mobile Animal Wellness Services – Cornwall-based
Full-Time Permanent

POSITION SUMMARY

Enjoy surgery? Tired of late night and weekend hours? Interested in Shelter Medicine?

Seeking an experienced veterinarian, confident and caring, to perform high-quality, high-volume spay/neuter surgeries based on the ASPCA’s gold standard Humane Alliance model (www.aspca.org/humane-alliance) as well provide much need wellness services

Our clinics have performed over 100,000 surgeries since 2009, helping reduce the pet over-population in Ontario.  We are looking for a skilled veterinarian who has an interest in animal welfare and is quality-driven, to be responsible for the daily care and sterilization of surgical patients at our spay/neuter facility as well as providing wellness services to the community. You will be surrounded by professional, competent, compassionate and quality-driven individuals and work in a fast-paced, energetic environment.  Predictable daytime hours and competitive compensation with CE opportunities available.  We will support you through mentorship and training in the ASPCA’s Humane Alliance model.

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, and holds a general practice, non-restricted CVO license. Some travel will be included in the annual schedule

If you have a passion for animal welfare, please forward your resume to:

Monica Seto
Manager, Shelter Health and Wellness
mseto@ontariospca.ca

Please specify “Veterinarian” 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 careers@ontariospca.ca

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