PADS Jobs

Our staff members are typically hired from within the PADS family, so the best way to join our team is by getting involved as a volunteer.

Current Career Opportunities

Kennel Coordinator | Interviewing

Kennel Coordinator | Interviewing

POSITION OVERVIEW The Pacific Assistance Dogs Society (PADS) is changing lives, one dog at a time. We are dedicated to breeding, raising, training and placing assistance dogs for persons with a physical disability or who are deaf or hard-of-hearing, and to supporting...

ASSISTANT PUPPY TRAINER | INTERVIEWING

ASSISTANT PUPPY TRAINER | INTERVIEWING

PADS is on the lookout for an additional on the ground Trainer’s Assistant to join our super star training team to help run classes, one-on-one training and assessments and assist with volunteer on-boarding and support. This is a full-time position including two...

PAST Career Opportunities

Kennel Coordinator | Interviewing

Kennel Coordinator | Interviewing

POSITION OVERVIEW The Pacific Assistance Dogs Society (PADS) is changing lives, one dog at a time. We are dedicated to breeding, raising, training and placing assistance dogs for persons with a physical disability or who are deaf or hard-of-hearing, and to supporting...

ASSISTANT PUPPY TRAINER | INTERVIEWING

ASSISTANT PUPPY TRAINER | INTERVIEWING

PADS is on the lookout for an additional on the ground Trainer’s Assistant to join our super star training team to help run classes, one-on-one training and assessments and assist with volunteer on-boarding and support. This is a full-time position including two...

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN | POSITION FILLED

GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN | POSITION FILLED

PADS is seeking an 8 week summer student (37.5 hrs/week) through the Canada Summer Jobs program for the role of Graphic Design Intern.   Do you have a great eye for design and an ability to think creatively while working within an established brand?  Are you a...

Assistant Puppy Trainer | Position Filled

Assistant Puppy Trainer | Position Filled

THE POSITION The Assistant Puppy Trainer position is a brand new entry-level position in the Puppy-Raising Program (PRP) with planned advancement through to Puppy Raising Instructor (minimum 4 year process).   The Assistant Puppy Trainer is part of an...

Breeding Program Technician (Alberta) | Position Filled

Breeding Program Technician (Alberta) | Position Filled

Qualifications: Registered Veterinary Technician Experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Sharepoint) Ability to learn new computer programs (cloud-based database) Hours of Work: 10 hours per week, flexible hours Some evening and weekend work required...

PUPPY PROGRAM TRAINER (OKANAGAN) | POSITION FILLED

PUPPY PROGRAM TRAINER (OKANAGAN) | POSITION FILLED

The Organization Pacific Assistance Dogs Society (PADS) breeds, raises and trains fully certified assistance dogs. Our service (mobility & PTSD) and hearing dogs provide life-changing independence to those with physical disabilities other than blindness. Our...

Communications & Event Coordinator | POSITION FILLED

Communications & Event Coordinator | POSITION FILLED

PADS is seeking a full-time (37.5 hrs/week), Communication & Event Coordinator,  which is a diverse role designed to effectively support PADS’ growth, mission and endeavors. This role requires a person that is very detail orientated and task driven with experience...