Working with and for animals can be a very rewarding career!
If you are hard-working, highly skilled and passionate about making a difference in your community, you will find yourself among like-minded people at the Guelph Humane Society. We are a dedicated team of dynamic, action-oriented and results focused staff and volunteers, who are extremely passionate about animal welfare. We employ people in a wide variety positions, in various full-time, part-time and casual opportunities available through the year.
Our hiring philosophy goes beyond filling positions – we are interested in finding people who want to make a difference in our community, while working as part of a positive team of people. If you are interested in joining our team, explore our current openings and be sure to check back for new job postings if there are no positions that suit you today.
Client Services Representative
Reporting to the Client Services Coordinator, the Client Services Representative will be an integral part of Guelph Humane Society’s customer service team. The successful candidate will be responsible for a wide range of day-to-day front office/reception duties, including answering phones, greeting clients, processing payments and donations, booking appointments, receiving animals and general administrative duties. The successful candidate will provide exceptional customer service, excellent communication and organization skills, and will demonstrate a positive attitude at all times, while supporting the overall mission and values of the humane society.
Animal Protection Officer - Part-Time
Under the direction of the Senior Lead Officer, the Animal Protection Officer (APO) is responsible for responding to requests for animal services; enforcing the City of Guelph, Township of Centre-Wellington, and Township of Guelph-Eramosa’s animal related by-laws and resolving matters through education and enforcement. The APO must provide detailed reports of activities, strictly adhering to the Guelph Humane Society’s policies and procedures. The APO must represent the GHS in a professional manner at all times, fostering good community relations. The successful candidate will provide exceptional customer service, excellent communication, and will demonstrate a positive attitude at all times, while supporting the overall mission and values of the GHS.
Animal Care Attendant - Part-Time
Under the direction of the Canine and Feline Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for a wide range of day-to-day tasks related to the general/medical care, humane handling, sanitation, and monitoring of dogs, cats, and small animals, as well as providing short-term care for injured or orphaned wildlife that are awaiting transport to a licensed wildlife rehabilitator. Candidate will be responsible for greeting clients, providing exceptional customer service, having excellent communication and organizational skills, and demonstrating a positive attitude at all times.