The Georgian Triangle Humane Society is a not-for-profit charity in the South Georgian Bay area. Our mission is to provide abandoned, neglected, and abused domestic animals a second chance in life at a forever home. We endeavour to accommodate as many domestic animals as our resources will allow in our dedicated shelter. We promote responsible pet ownership, including spay/neutering and micro chipping. Through educational programs we provide information regarding animal care, as well as the humane treatment of all domestic animals.

Current Job Postings

Operations Manager

Reports to: Executive Director

The Operations Manager will be responsible for running the day-to-day operations of the GTHS
animal shelter, managing the organization’s human resources, creating and managing organizational program budgets in
collaboration with the ED. This position’s primary responsibility is ensuring organizational effectiveness and efficiency.
Working with the staff team and ED, the position also contributes to the development and implementation of
organizational strategies, policies and procedures.

Schedule: Full time, 40 hours per week, permanent

Start Date: September 2017

Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in Labour Management, Business or HR from a recognized institution or five years of
    non-profit related work experience;
  • At least 3 years of experience of management experience;
  • Experience in organizational effectiveness and operations management implementing best practices;
  • Commitment to the betterment of animal welfare and the GTHS mission;
  • Budget development and oversight experience;
  • Knowledge of labour standards and the Canadian Employment Standards Act;
  • Willing to go above and beyond to ensure that the GTHS maintains a superb reputation in the community;
  • Knowledge and experience in personnel recruitment, safety, engagement and development;
  • Excellent communications, interpersonal, organizational and time-management skills. Thrives working collaboratively;
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite of programs.

For a detailed job description, please click here.

 

Humane Educator

Reports to: Executive Director

The Humane Education Coordinator will create and execute a humane education program for the Georgian Triangle Humane Society. This position will Implement programming, train interested volunteers and work to meet established targets for community participation and impact. Furthermore, this position will work to advance an understanding in animal welfare and compassion in Georgian Triangle region.

Schedule: 30 hrs per week, regular weekend shifts required, 1 year contract

Start Date: September 2017

Requirements:

  • University degree in Education or related subject;
  • Minimum two years of teaching, education, curriculum development or community outreach experience strongly preferred;
  • Post-secondary education in a related field and/or teaching certificate required;
  • Experience working with children/community members;
  • Ability to work with and manage volunteers, especially in a non-profit sector;
  • Knowledge of and experience with animals and animal welfare;
  • Experience in proposal/grant writing;
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and ability to master online shelter software;
  • Valid driver’s license and the ability to be covered by the Humane Society’s auto insurance policy

For a detailed job description, please click here.

Submit resume and cover letter to Executive Director, Sonya Reichel sonya@gths.ca

Resumes will be accepted until August 31st 2017.

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