Thanks to the Federal Government’s Canada Student Jobs program, HSDR is looking to hire summer students. 

Students MUST be returning to full-time school in September - preferably post-secondary. We encourage applications from students of all backgrounds. 

Positions available:

Animal Care Worker – caring for, feeding, and exercising animals in the shelter; cleaning kennels and shelter; laundering pet bedding, etc.

Shelter Service Agent – greeting the public and potential adopters; engaging in conversations about the animals available; conducting adoption interviews to determine suitability of the animal for the adopters, entering data into database, etc.

Registered Veterinary Technician Assistant - Assist the Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) in the shelter on a daily basis; perform daily evaluations of animals and their needs; assist with the preparation and administration of medications and vaccines under direction of registered veterinary technician and/or veterinarian, etc.