Are you looking to start a career working with animals? Commissionaires BC, together with the Fraser Valley Regional District, are pleased to offer an exciting new opportunity to gain the core skills and experience to kick start your new career. We are looking for applicants for a paid training program with us as our site in Chilliwack.
The Fraser Valley Regional District, provides quality Animal Control services through the Chilliwack Community Animal Response and Education (C.A.R.E.) Centre. Whether it’s a lost, stray or impounded dog, our team works hard to provide a loving environment for all animals brought into our care. We do much more than provide shelter – we engage with our animals, assist in finding them their forever-homes through pet adoption services, and go the extra mile in ensuring their health is optimized.
The training program with cover the 3 core departments of the business:
- Kennel Attendant
- By Law Services Coordinator
- Animal Control Officer
The training program will consist of scheduled shifts working in each of the departments, learning about the key elements, responsibilities and requirements to build up a strong working knowledge of all areas of animal care.
You’re a good fit if…
- You have a passion for the health and well-being of animals
- You are excited and committed to taking on a new challenge
- You have an interest in training and behavior modification techniques
- You enjoy working outdoors and being hands on
- Live in the immediate Chilliwack area in order to regularly get to the site
Applicants will be interviewed on site and if successful, will be brought on as casual employees. We will then work with you to arrange a training schedule to suit both your availability and the business needs. At the end of the program, there will be a progress review to discuss future opportunities at the site.