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Calgary Humane Society is a dynamic, non-profit organization whose vision is to use innovative strategies to lead, inspire and educate in the humane treatment of companion animals, fostering an enlightened community which consistently demonstrates respect and compassion for all animals. Our mission is to help as many animals as we can. As an organization, CHS values compassion, teamwork, respect, integrity, innovation and commitment.

We take pride in fostering a culture where our interactions embody our values in order to create an open, inclusive, creative and supportive environment. Teams work collaboratively to achieve the goals of the organization and we consistently demonstrate care and kindness towards one another. Communication is constructive and respectful thus promoting an environment of trust, curiosity and cooperation. Team members are proud of the work they do, their contributions are valued and they understand the importance of the role they play in fulfilling the CHS mission.


Summer Jobs:

Summer Camp Counsellor – Full Time (Temporary)

The position(s) below are being funded by Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) which provides wage subsidies to employers to create quality summer work experiences for young people aged 15 to 30 years. To be considered for this position, you must meet Calgary Humane Society’s position requirements as well as the requirements set out by CSJ as follows:

CSJ Requirements:

  • Be between the ages of 15 and 30 years old of age at the beginning of the employment period;
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of employment; and;
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations

Community Support and Engagement: 

Click here for a list of available positions

Fund Development and Communications: 

Fund Development and Event Support Administrator

Permanent Full-Time, Part-Time, and Contractor Positions Available:

Animal Admissions: 

Animal Admissions Counselor – Full Time (Temporary)

Animal Care: 

Team Lead, Animal Care – Full Time

Animal Behaviour: 

Animal Behaviour Class Instructor – Casual Contractor

Animal Health:

Animal Health Assistant – Full Time

Registered Veterinary Technician – Part Time (Flexibility of Working Hours)

Registered Veterinary Technician – Full Time

Please send your resume and cover letter referencing the position you are applying for in the subject line to Resumes must be submitted in Word or PDF format.

Calgary Humane Society appreciates your interest in working for our organization, however due to the large volume of resumes we receive, we are unable to respond to/confirm receipt of resumes or provide the status of competitions.  Please note that only candidates who are selected to participate in the interview process will be contacted.

Please no phone calls, emails, or third party recruiting agencies.