Work with us to make a positive impact in the lives of companion animals in your community.

The Edmonton Humane Society has been an animal welfare leader in the Edmonton community since 1907. We are more than a shelter and a safe haven for the thousands of animals in our care each year. We play a key role in the Edmonton region by enriching the lives of people and their companion animals not only through our sheltering, but through our programs, services and community engagement.

Want to join one of Edmonton’s most reputable not for profits and support our vision to be a model of excellence in the advancement of animal welfare?

When you join us you have the chance to make a difference in the lives of animals and to engage with a team of like-minded individuals who love their work and being part of a big impact team!

We are a proud recipient of the 2023 Non-Profit Employer of Choice (NEOC) Award.

The Nonprofit Employer of Choice Award recognizes nonprofits whose exemplary talent management practices support successful mission delivery in the communities they serve.

How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in working with us at the Edmonton Humane Society!

All applicants are reviewed and qualified candidates may be contacted for interviews. Please note that phone calls regarding open positions cannot be returned due to the high volume of calls received.

Please email resume and cover letter for the position you are interested in to [email protected].

Note: Documents must be submitted in Word or PDF format.

Current Opportunities

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Summer Positions

Position Type Deadline
Summer Camp Counsellor Full-time, Temporary Until Suitable Candidate Found


Position Type Deadline
Adoptions Counsellor 2, Level 3 Full-time, Permanent Until Suitable Candidate Found
Adoptions Host Full-time, Permanent Until Suitable Candidate Found

General & Administrative

Position Type Deadline
Controller Full-time, Permanent Until Suitable Candidate Found
Donor Database Specialist, Fund Development Full-time, Permanent Until Suitable Candidate Found


Position Type Deadline
Registered Veterinary Technologist Casual Until Suitable Candidate Found
Veterinary Medical Assistant Part-time, Fixed Term Until Suitable Candidate Found

Questions? Please email [email protected]