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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.

ADOPTION PROGRAM COORDINATOR (FULL-TIME) background

ADOPTION PROGRAM COORDINATOR (FULL-TIME)

JOB TITLE:Adoption Program Coordinator; Full-time Permanent

LOCATION: 190 Hanlon Creek Blvd., Guelph, ON

HOURS OF WORK: Approximately 40 hours/week; Flexibility for evening and weekend work required

TYPE: Permanent, Full-time

JOB SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Executive Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for the administration of the adoption program at the Guelph Humane Society and will coordinate all related activities, including promotion, events, and off-site adoption (satellite locations). The Adoption Program Coordinator will work closely with the other departments to ensure the overall success of the program. The incumbent will provide exceptional customer service, through demonstrating a positive attitude, fostering good community relations, and supporting the overall mission of the GHS.

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If you are interested in this opportunity and have the above qualifications, please forward your resume with a covering letter (including salary expectations) by Tuesday August 2nd at 5pm to:

Lisa Veit, Executive Director
Email: lveit@guelphhumane.ca
Subject Line: Adoption Program Coordinator

ANIMAL SERVICES OFFICER (FULL-TIME) background

ANIMAL SERVICES OFFICER (FULL-TIME)

JOB TITLE: Animal Services Officer; Full-time Permanent

LOCATION: 190 Hanlon Creek Blvd., Guelph, ON

HOURS OF WORK: 40 hours/week Rotating shifts, Monday to Sunday (Flexibility to work days, evenings,weekends, holidays); Overnight on-call shifts required

TYPE: Permanent, Full-time

JOB SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Animal Services Manager, the Animal Services Officer is responsible for responding to requests for animal services; enforcing municipal and provincial legislation with the City of Guelph, Township of Centre-Wellington, and Township of Guelph-Eramosa; providing detailed reports; and resolving matters through education and enforcement. The Animal Services Officer will be required to provide exceptional customer service in a fast-paced, high call-volume environment under diverse and sometimes challenging circumstances and represent the GHS in a professional manner at all times, through demonstrating a positive attitude, fostering good community relations, and supporting the overall mission and values of the GHS.

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Submit your cover letter, salary expectations, and resume by Monday June 13, 2022 to:

Victoria Welsh Animal Services Manager
Email: careers@guelphhumane.ca
Subject line: “Animal Services Officer position, Full-time”

 

ANIMAL CARE ATTENDANT (PART-TIME) background

ANIMAL CARE ATTENDANT (PART-TIME)

JOB TITLE: Animal Care Attendant (Part-time)

LOCATION: 190 Hanlon Creek Blvd., Guelph, ON

HOURS OF WORK: Part-time; 20-30 hours/week; will include weekdays, evenings, Saturdays, Sundays, and statutory holidays

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Animal Care 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.

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Submit your cover letter and resume to:

Samantha Westphal
Animal Care Manager
Email: careers@guelphhumane.ca
Subject line: “Animal Care Attendant (Part-time)”