The Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) has been an animal welfare leader in the Edmonton community since 1907. We strive to be a model of excellence in the advancement of animal welfare and to lead the movement in creating a more humane world. EHS is a safe haven for thousands of homeless animals each year, providing veterinary treatment, behavioral rehabilitation, care, enrichment and rehoming. Beyond animal sheltering, we engage with the community through various programs and services to support happy, lifelong bonds between people and pets.
The Adoptions Counsellor 2 assists with the adoption process, ensuring a happy and healthy match and educating adopters on the needs of the animals. This role is also responsible to maintain adoption records, processes payments, and communicate with adopters and potential adopters by phone and email. The Adoptions Counsellor also ensures a high level of care and humane treatment to animals, while adhering to shelter policies and procedures.
As the ideal candidate, you will have a passion for people, performance and diversity (within the lens of animal welfare). You have excellent communications skills (both verbal and written), with the ability to work independently and in a fast paced environment, and you are comfortable dealing with animals of all species and temperaments.
If you are looking for a rewarding career in an exciting fast paced environment, we invite you to forward your resume and salary expectations, in confidence, by email to
The Edmonton Humane Society is an equal opportunity employer and we thank all applicants for submitting their resume. However, only those candidates considered for employment will be contacted.
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