Attendant: Animal Care

Why work with the Ottawa Humane Society


Ready for the next exciting step in your career?

At the OHS, you will enjoy extensive opportunities for professional development, a supportive, collaborative team, mentorship, and competitive compensation.

And best of all, you will go home each day knowing you are helping those who can’t help themselves.

The wage range for attendant: animal care is $19.89 – $22.42 per hour.

Casual: This is a casual position scheduled based on availability and organizational need. Shifts are typically on evenings and weekends.

Animal care attendant with a cat

Who is the attendant: animal care

The attendant is someone who loves working hands on with animals every day.

The attendant is someone who is a team player and is happy to work with others to make sure animals get the care they need.

The attendant is knowledgeable in animal care and is always eager to learn more.

View the full job description.

Like what you see? We want you!

If this position interests you and you can imagine the OHS being the next step in your career, email your resume and cover letter to the attention of the manager: human resources,

We know there is so much more to a person than a degree or years spent in an industry. Here are some things we’d love to hear about you. Tell us about your:

  • Education and how you will apply it in this role;
  • Experience in animal care; and,
  • Experience working with others (co-workers and the public).

We are an equal opportunity employer and offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities. Please let us know if you require accommodation at any point during your application.