Manager: Animal Population

Why work with the Ottawa Humane Society?


The Ottawa Humane Society has been a leader in animal welfare since 1888.  We’re currently looking for a passionate and results oriented Full Time Manager: Animal Population to join our team supporting domestic animals by overseeing the management of animal flow from pre-intake to adoption.

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Salary: $69,917 to $77,194 annually


  • Extended Health, Dental, Paramedical and Vision Care coverage
  • Life and Disability Insurance (including paid short term sick leave)
  • Vacation Days, Statutory Holidays
  • Five additional Paid Leave Days
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • RRSP match
  • Free on-site Parking
  • Veterinary food and other supplies discount
  • Career Development (internships, on-the-job learning, mentorships, internal and external training opportunities) and Paid Continuing Education Opportunities (bursaries, CE allowance, membership dues, tuition reimbursement)


  • Full time position working 37.50 hours per week.
  • Must be willing to work evenings, weekends and occasional holidays depending on operational needs.

What you bring to the table:

  • A post-secondary diploma or degree, preferably in a related field
  • A minimum of 3 years’ staff management experience
  • Significant knowledge and experience with animal health and welfare
  • Full professional proficiency in spoken and written English is required

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The Ottawa Humane Society is an equal opportunity employer. We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities in our recruitment processes. If you are contacted by the OHS regarding a job opportunity, please let us know prior to interview if you require any accommodation.