Equine Vacancies

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  1. TAS - Longford - 4 vet equine practice New Graduates welcome
  2. WA - Baldivis - 14 vet mixed practice with 4 equine vets - vacancy for equine vet photos sponsorship available
  3. QLD - SW Brisbane - equine practice, full time Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
  4. QLD - Scenic Rim - 10-12 vet equine practice - experienced reproduction vet photos
  5. QLD - Scenic Rim - 3 vet 50% equine / 50% small animal practice New Graduates welcomephotos New
  6. NSW - Hunter Valley - Scone - 4 vet equine practice photos
  7. NSW - Hunter Valley - Jerrys Plains - 4 vet equine practice photos New
  8. NSW - Hunter Region - 3 vet equine practice, full timeNew Graduates welcome photos
  9. NSW - Sydney W - Horsley Park - REC Equine Specialists - 20 vet equine practice, 18 month Internship New Graduates welcome
  10. NSW - Sydney - Randwick and Rosehill - 4 vet equine practice, Racetrack Vet photos New
  11. NSW - Southern Highlands - Mittagong - 4 vet equine practice, Repro/Seasonal Vet photos New
  12. NSW - Illawarra - Gerringong - 3 vet equine practice New Graduates welcomephotos New
  13. NSW - Wagga Wagga - 4 vet equine practice photos New
  14. VIC/NSW Border - Mildura - 8-9 vet mixed practice, equine interest New Graduates welcome
  15. VIC - Goulburn Valley - Equine Rotating Internship New Graduates welcome photos New
  16. VIC - Ballarat - Miners Rest - 12 vet equine clinic, in mixed practice, equine surgeon photos
  17. VIC - Geelong - Lethbridge - 5 vet equine clinic New
  18. VIC - Northern Victoria - 10 vet equine practice, 2021 seasonal reproduction vet
  19. VIC - Bendigo - 10 vet equine practice, Equine Surgical vacancy sponsorship available
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  20. VIC - Central & Northern Victoria - 10 vet equine practice, associate vacancies photos
  21. VIC - Melbourne - Caulfield - 7 vet equine practice New Graduates welcomephotos
  22. VIC - Yarra Valley - 4 vet equine practice New
  23. ACT - Canberra - mixed/equine mobile practice, 3rd vet, full or part time New Graduates welcomephotos
  24. NZ - Sth Island - Dundein - Mosgiel - 6 vet, mixed practice, mixed position with equine focusphotos New

VICTORIA - GOULBURN VALLEY - EQUINE ROTATING INTERNSHIP New Position

Equine Rotating Internship - Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital

IMMEDIATE START – NEGOTIABLE TERM

Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital located in Congupna, (Shepparton), Victoria, Australia has an opportunity for an Intern Veterinarian to join our specialist equine practice, commencing immediately for a negotiable term.

The rotating internship programme at Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital has been running for many years and has provided many graduates with significant exposure, training and experience in all areas of equine internal medicine, surgery and reproduction. 

The hospital caseload is busy and diverse, with an equal mix of referral and first opinion cases.  During the season, the hospital admits approximately 100 sick neonates for intensive care. Interns participate in a rotating roster through surgery, outpatients, reproduction, medicine, anaesthesia and night duty, working under specialists in equine surgery, equine reproduction and internal medicine, and their associated residents. 

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The successful applicant must possess a veterinary degree registerable with the Veterinary Practitioners Board of Victoria, Australia. 

New graduates are encouraged to apply, as well as any recent graduate wanting to gain more equine experience.

For more information or to forward an application (Resume and Letter of Application) please email the practice manager, Robert Ralston on robert.ralston@gvequine.com.au or Dr Stacey Sullivan on stacey.sullivan@gvequine.com.au

The closing date for applications is Friday 19th March 2021.

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JERRYS PLAINS, HUNTER VALLEY, NSW - EQUINE New Position
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Coolmore ‘Home of Champions’
Experienced Equine Veterinarian

Coolmore Australia – a leading thoroughbred farm in the Hunter Valley of NSW, Australia - has raised and grazed 61 individual Group 1 winners including Winx, Redoute’s Choice and Fastnet Rock.

We are looking for an experienced equine veterinarian to join our established veterinary team. Experience in the routine duties of a large commercial stud farm is required. Full veterinary facilities including a veterinary laboratory and full-time lab technician are located on-site.

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Our top quality band of broodmares includes Estelle Collection (dam of Lankan Rupee), Hips Don’t Lie (dam of Lake Geneva), Maastricht (dam of Loving Gaby), Booker, Samaready, Sunlight and Tulip to name but a few.

This unique opportunity offers a competitive salary package, including on-farm accommodation, vehicle and ongoing continuing education. The successful candidate must be able to attain registration with the NSW Board of Veterinary Surgeons.

Do you want to be involved in breeding future champions?

Please call Dr. John Freestone BVSc, DACVIM (LAIM) on +61 411 620 637
or send your resume to recruit@coolmore.com.au

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MELBOURNE - EQUINE PRACTICE New Graduates welcome

EQUINE VETERINARIAN REQUIRED

A full time position is available for an equine veterinarian at Melbourne Equine Veterinary Group, a 7 person equine based practice at Caulfield, Victoria.

This role would predominantly involve ambulatory racehorse work along with a mix of performance and pleasure horse clientele to service.

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The position would suit applicants with at least some level of equine experience. New graduates may be considered however equine experience preferred. 

The practice has a fully equipped hospital at Caulfield and a branch office at Mornington. Practice covers south-east Melbourne, Mornington Peninsula and West Gippsland and is fully equipped with digital radiography, ultrasound, dynamic respiratory scope, shock wave therapy etc. Annual salary in the range of $60-120k (negotiable depending on experience) and includes fully maintained vehicle, mobile phone and iPad. 

Please contact Dr Peter Angus 0419 004 835 or email p.angus@mevg.com.au for further information or to apply. 

See our website www.mevg.com.au and facebook

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HORSLEY PARK, WESTERN SYDNEY, NSW - EQUINE - INTERNSHIP New Graduates welcome

VETERINARIAN - INTERNSHIP

Applications are being accepted for Veterinarians interested in an 18-month internship in equine medicine, surgery, reproduction and imaging at REC at our brand-new, purpose-built Hospital in Horsley Park.

REC is a purely equine practice servicing a wide range of horses and ponies, from miniature to elite race and sport horses. Although we have a proud history and extensive experience servicing the Thoroughbred Racing industry, a wide array of breeds and conditions are treated daily providing the best possible surgical and medical care for the horses of NSW and beyond.

Our practice of registered equine specialist’s services the fields of surgery, medicine and anaesthesia. Our hospital caseload encompasses a combination of referral and primary accessions and our ambulatory stud medicine and reproduction rotations are carried out at Illawarra Equine Centre and Southern Highlands Equine Centre.

The successful applicants will receive experience in surgery, anaesthesia, medicine, sports medicine/rehabilitation, ophthalmology, reproduction (including ET, frozen and chilled semen) and imaging (radiology, ultrasonography, dynamic respiratory endoscopy and nuclear medicine). The applicants will be involved in the diagnosis and treatment of cases seen on rotation including routine ambulatory, racetrack and supervised after hours work.

Applicants must be enthusiastic, motivated and keen to make the most of an 18-month position in our busy high-profile equine practice. Our practice boasts a well-established mentoring program and supported with a strong team atmosphere.  

Applicants must have a Veterinary degree registrable in Australia.

Interested applicants are encouraged to visit our practice. Further information is also available on our website: www.randwickequine.com.au

Applications should include:

and be addressed to applications@randwickequine.com.au

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SCENIC RIM, SE QLD - EQUINE REPRO VET

Experienced Equine Reproduction Veterinarian

Are you interested in equine stud practice and want to work with a great team? Our practices are located in Beaudesert and Boonah in South East Qld. The practices are well equipped and support approx 11-13 vets from purpose-built facilities.

We have a well-established and high-quality clientele including large thoroughbred farms. Our experienced veterinarians provide a complete service to our current clients. This includes stud based reproductive work and foal medicine, in house AI/ET and reproductive surgery including laparoscopy. We receive referrals for orthopaedic, gastrointestinal, ophthalmic and other surgical, medical and reproduction related cases. We have great equipment levels with mobile and video respiratory endoscopy, diode laser, gastroscope, multiple cordless digital radiography units, arthroscope, laparoscope, ligasure and inhouse haematology/biochemistry. We have a Registered Equine Surgeon and many experienced Veterinarians to provide support and case discussion.

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The current practice staff is a motivated team that maintains a relaxed and fun atmosphere. We would like to employ a vet who has equine reproduction experience and a great attitude to clients and colleagues. Duties will involve the full range of practice tasks, but with an obvious focus on equine reproduction during the breeding season. Salary would be generously above award rates for the right applicant, with a phone and vehicle included. Annual leave and other conditions are negotiable.

Beaudesert is a beautifully scenic country area. The climate is great and there is simply no better place in the country to work with animals than this part of SE Queensland, only an hour from Brisbane and the surf of the Gold Coast.

We are looking for one full time Veterinarian to commence any time prior to August 2021.

Direct enquiries to:
Dr David Ahern
Email: dhahern1@gmail.com
Scenic Rim Veterinary Service
PO Box 384
Beaudesert
Qld 4285

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MITTAGONG, SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS - EQUINE REPRODUCTION VET New Position

Equine Reproduction Veterinarian – Southern Highlands Branch

Sydney Equine Practice is a client focused, supportive equine practice with the latest state of the art equipment.

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We are excited to offer a full time or seasonal reproduction position within our Southern Highlands branch.

Veterinarians with suitable experience in reproductive work are highly encouraged to apply. 

An interest in racing and equine performance is also advantageous. The applicant best suited will be well-rounded and eager to hit the ground running.

A generous remuneration package will be on offer to the successful applicants including motor vehicle and phone. After hours work is required, as per roster, however additional remuneration is provided.

All applicants must be eligible for registration with the Veterinary Practitioners Board of NSW. International applicants should ensure that this is the case prior to lodging an application.

Please forward a cover letter, resume and references to Dr David Garth via email to david@sydneyequine.com.au

Web: www.sydneyequine.com.au
Facebook: www.facebook.com/Sydneyequinepractice/

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RANDWICK AND ROSEHILL, SYDNEY - EQUINE RACETRACK VET New Position

Equine Racetrack Veterinarian - Sydney (Randwick and Rosehill)

Sydney Equine Practice is a client focused, supportive equine practice with the latest state of the art equipment.

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We are excited to offer a full time position.

Veterinarians with suitable experience in lameness, poor performance and/or racetrack work are highly encouraged to apply.  An interest in racing is also advantageous. The applicant best suited will be well-rounded and eager to hit the ground running.

A generous remuneration package will be on offer to the successful applicants including motor vehicle and phone. After hours work is required, as per roster, however additional remuneration is provided.

All applicants must be eligible for registration with the Veterinary Practitioners Board of NSW. International applicants should ensure that this is the case prior to lodging an application.

Please forward a cover letter, resume and references to Dr David Garth via email to david@sydneyequine.com.au

Web: www.sydneyequine.com.au
Facebook: www.facebook.com/Sydneyequinepractice/

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WAGGA WAGGA, RIVERINA - EQUINE New Position

Permanent Fulltime Equine Veterinary Position - Wagga Wagga, NSW.

IT’S A UNICORN…. AN EQUINE VET JOB WITH A COUNTRY LIFESTYLE AND GOOD REMUNERATION! 

Are you looking for a fun, flexible and friendly work environment? Do you take pride in providing a high level of care and exceptional customer service to clients and patients?

Riverina Equine Veterinary Services is seeking an experienced equine veterinarian to join our predominantly ambulatory practice based in Wagga Wagga, NSW.

The successful applicant must have a minimum of two years equine veterinary experience and an interest in equine reproduction. We are looking for a progressive, confident, proactive and efficient veterinarian. The successful applicant will be capable of working independently, with ongoing support from our dynamic team.

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The role will be >90% ambulatory and will involve a mix of reproductive, racetrack and performance horse work. Our new model vehicles are fitted out with excellent equipment including wireless digital radiography, m-turbo ultrasounds and portable endoscopy equipment. We also have a porta safe mobile crush and dental power floats.

Remuneration package will include a fully maintained motor vehicle, mobile phone, laptop computer, four weeks annual leave, superannuation, generous after-hours remuneration (100% of consultation fee). After hours will be on a shared basis with 1 in 3 weekends on call. Equity shares or partnership opportunities are also available to the right candidate.

Riverina Equine Veterinary Services (REVS) is highly respected in the area and is growing rapidly. If you enjoy a country lifestyle and equine ambulatory practice, apply to:

Starting date is flexible (March - June).

Andy Lamont: andy@riverinaequinevet.com.au

More information at www.riverinaequinevet.com.au and 

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GERRINGONG, ILLAWARRA, NSW - EQUINE New Graduates welcomeNew Position

Equine Veterinarian, Full Time, Australia

A unique and highly desirable opportunity exists for an equine veterinarian to join the Illawarra Equine Centre, an exclusively equine practice, located 90 minutes from Sydney in Gerringong, on the beautiful South Coast of New South Wales.  The local area offers an array of pristine beaches and dramatic surf, verdant countryside and is an excellent food and wine region with regular local markets and interesting places to visit. 

THE PRACTICE
Illawarra Equine Centre is a successful ambulatory practice, comprised of a team of experienced veterinarians and dedicated support staff. The practice services clients throughout the Illawarra and Shoalhaven regions and attends a diverse range of equine patients, from racehorses and competition horses, through to pleasure horses and pony club mounts.

In the coming months the practice is moving to new, purpose-built facilities near Berry encompassing office, hospital, stables and yards for horses undergoing treatment or surgery.  

Through a close association with both the Randwick Equine Centre and Southern Highlands Equine Centre, the practice benefits from group resources, specialist advice and support.

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THE POSITION
This full-time role offers a busy and diverse working environment, including but not limited to, racetrack work, reproduction, lameness, pre-purchase examinations, preventative care, dentistry and surgery. The position includes the use of a well-stocked fleet vehicle, portable crush, dental equipment, ultrasound machine, endoscope and a portable digital x-ray machine.  The practice also supports veterinary student placements throughout the year.

An on-call roster of 1 in 3 weekends supports a good work/life balance. Remuneration is well above award and dependant on experience. The salary package includes a vehicle and phone for work and personal use.

THE PERSON
Experience in an equine only, or mixed practice with large animal focus, is highly desirable, however new graduates are also encouraged to apply. The person best suited to this role will be motivated, a team player, willing to learn with a good sense of humour!  This is a wonderful opportunity for a rewarding career and enviable lifestyle while being a key player in a friendly, professional team.

Please visit our website and  to find out more about us.

For more information about this position or to apply, please email Dr Mitchell Brown mitchell@iecvet.com.au

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SCONE, HUNTER VALLEY, NSW - EQUINE

Hunter Equine Centre is hiring!

Hunter Equine Centre has an exciting opportunity for an equine veterinarian, to establish themselves at our practice in Scone, the horse capital of Australia.

We would like to fill this position with someone who is similarly committed to providing the highest standard of care to both our stud and racetrack clientelle. Skills in stud medicine and reproduction are essential, with additional interest in imaging, lameness or racetrack practice, to help provide both studs and racetrack clients with a comprehensive service, ‘from follicle to finish post’. Additional intern or similar hospital referral experience would be considered important.

We are a small but rapidly expanding practice, servicing some fabulous thoroughbred stud farms and local trainers. Our practice has an excellent, new facility at Scone racetrack. We currently have 8 veterinarians this season, including a board certified internal medicine specialist and surgeons from our partner practice, Randwick Equine Centre, operating from this facility. The clinic is well equipped with multiple ultrasound, digital radiography, videoendoscopy and gastroendoscopy units and a comprehensive in-house laboratory.

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Our clients include some excellent and well managed stud farms in the Hunter Valley, with over 1000 mares under our care, and an important yearling sale component. We also service many of the local trainers and pre-trainers in the area and consider ourselves very fortunate to have such friendly and successful clients.

We have a very friendly, young and progressive team, dedicated to providing an excellent service with a strong continuing education, and fun-loving, culture. A good work ethic and sense of humour is required to fit in with our fabulous and exciting team, as we strive to offer our clients an excellent and personal service.

A generous salary is available, depending on experience, with additional out of hours pay, and a vehicle. Long-term investment opportunities would be available to the right applicant. Excellent work-life balance, extended leave options, local schools and a nice country community should add to the appeal.

Please email, with a current C.V., enquiries or applications to Bridget Bester: bridget@hunterequine.com.au

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CANBERRA REGION, ACT - FULL OR PART TIME MOBILE VET - MIXED/EQUINE New Graduates welcome

Seeking an Experienced Mixed/Equine Mobile Veterinarian
Canberra – Part or Full time
Expanding Practice, Caring Team

Are you a veterinarian living in Canberra or surrounds and want to work in mixed/equine practice, part or full-time? Or do you want to live in a fabulous city with a combination of rural/city lifestyle and plenty of open space for outdoor activities?

Webb Equine Veterinary Services and Canberra Mobile Vets are expanding! We are looking for someone to join the team part time or full time with minimal after-hours (back up when practice owners are away).

We provide a high level of equine and small animal ambulatory veterinary care to the ACT and surrounds. We are looking for a committed, experienced vet who enjoys ‘best practice’ ambulatory work with a supportive, family-oriented and friendly team.

We have all the gadgets - power tools for equine dentistry, a new digital x-ray, ultrasound and scope, and a well-equipped truck. Our delightful nursing staff are available to accompany the vets when needed.

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Strong support and mentor-ship provided from the practice owners.

Competitive salary to be negotiated based on prior experience, with opportunity for salary progression.

Requirements:

For more information or to apply please email info@webbequinevets.com.au or call 0424 959 115.

Webb Equine Veterinary Services & Canberra Mobile Vets
PO Box 6711
Charnwood, ACT, 2615

www.canberramobilevets.com.au

www.webbequinevets.com.au

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LETHBRIDGE, NORTH WEST OF GEELONG - EQUINE VET New Position

Golden Plains Equine (GPE) located in Lethbridge Victoria is a 5 veterinary equine practice. We are looking for a 6th equine veterinarian due to substantial business growth.

GPE practices state of the art surgery, medicine and reproduction. The case load includes a wide variety of horses from Clydesdales to miniature ponies, racing industry, sport and pleasure horses and everything in between. Our facility is one of the largest in Victoria comprising a modern hospital with a stable capacity for 28 horses, isolation and various additional yards and paddocks over 80 acres. Our foaling down facilities are under lights and cameras. We have all the latest equipment you would expect in a first grade equine hospital.

The growing practice is currently performing approximately 30 gas anaesthetics per month (arthroscopies, colics, throat surgery, cryptorchids, fracture repair etc) and at least double that amount of intravenous anaesthetics and standing procedures that are also performed in the hospital (joint flushes, implant removals, stitch ups, geldings, eye surgeries, sequestrums etc). Additionally we perform numerous field anaesthetics. Three surgeons (one on staff and two visiting) with specialty training routinely use the facility, and visiting specialists in other fields (medicine/ophthalmology/reproduction) are welcomed to use the facility.

We have a large reproduction case load that includes artificial insemination (frozen and fresh chilled), embryo-flushes and collection for ET, hysteroscopic procedures, and laparascopic PGE. We service a wide range of studs in the area.  As a consequence of our busy reproductive case load, we also see numerous sick foals, dystocias and associated medicine and surgery cases.

The practice also has a busy ambulatory component and services a large number of clients across South Western Victoria, the Mornington Peninsula and the Central Highlands and Goldfields. The ambulatory work is unique in that the hospital and hospital staff can offer support to vets working in the field. As a result, our clients have become accustom to gold standard service on farm.

We are interested in hiring a passionate equine veterinarian. Our preference would be for someone wanting to move to the area long term and become part of our awesome team. We are very supportive of continuing education, and the practice would be ideal for someone that seeks higher skills within equine practice. Areas that may be of interest include: sport’s medicine including lameness, surgery, medicine, reproduction, anaesthesia, imaging etc.

If you are interested in this position with us, we would very much like to hear from you so that we can discuss the details further. Please contact Dr Stuart Brown on 0474 340 666 or drstuartbrown@me.com

www.localvet.com.au/GoldenPlainsEquine and

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MOSGIEL, OUTER DUNEDIN - MIXED - EQUINE FOCUS New Position

Murrays Veterinary Clinic
Mixed Animal Vet – Equine Focused

Based in Mosgiel, a small close-knit rural community 15 minutes’ drive from the Edinburgh of the South, Dunedin. We are looking for and experience mixed animal vet with an equine focus to join our growing team.

Murrays Veterinary Clinic is NZ owned and operated, providing Veterinary services to the Taieri and surrounding areas since 1963.  

Our growing client base and caseload of production, companion animal and equine mean we are seeking qualified, experienced staff to fulfill these 3 exciting permanent positions. 

Clinic features:

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New team Member requirements:

So, if you are looking for change in lifestyle, career move please forward your application in writing to:
margie@murraysvetmosgiel.co.nz

We welcome you to view our website, www.murraysvetmosgiel.co.nz and follow us on our and

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JERRY'S PLAINS, HUNTER REGION, NSW - EQUINE REPRO AND GENERAL EQUINE PRACTICE New Graduates welcome

A position is available in this equine practice that would suit someone with 1-2 years experience and wishes to become established in equine practice with a particular interest in equine reproduction. There will be the opportunity for the applicant to develop their own interests such as Sport horses, racetrack, paediatrics and procedures both in thoroughbred breeding and artificial breeding in non thoroughbreds. Continuing Education and further study are encouraged and considered an essential part of veterinary practice. This is a great opportunity to learn in the field with an experienced practitioner.

The practice has ultrasound, digital radiography, endoscopy, an internal laboratory for haematology, bacteriology and semen analysis. Most work is done on farm but crush facilities are available at the practice.

The practice is in a small village next to the famous Coolmore and Darley Studs and services a number of smaller studs and private breeders. Accommodation would be found in or near one of the nearby towns. In addition to the horse studs the area has vineyards, National Parks, and restaurants. Mining adds to the mix and is largely to the East of the practice. Newcastle beaches and shops are 1-1 1/2 hours away, Sydney is 21/2 to 3 hours away. The Gold Coast is an hours flight from Newcastle. We are in fact centrally placed to access most areas of the country north of Sydney.

Applicants must be fully registered with the NSW Veterinary Practitioners Board to practice in NSW, and if from overseas a current work visa is essential.

A second position for an experienced reproduction veterinarian will be available as we approach the stud season. Both these appointments can be permanent.

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Apply to:-

J A Rodger BVMS, MRCVS, MACVSc (Eq Med) FANZCVS (Eq. Repro)
Consultant and Registered Specialist in Equine Reproduction   ,N2323, S19
Jerry’s Plains Veterinary Hospital
Jerry’s Plains, NSW 2330
jimvet@ozemail.com.au
Tel +61 2 6576 4162
Mob +61 412 521 848

See jerrysplainsvetclinic.com and

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YARRA VALLEY, OUTER SE MELBOURNE - EQUINE VET New Position


YARRA VALLEY, OUTER SOUTH-EAST MELBOURNE
EQUINE VETERINARIAN

Elite Equine Veterinarians has a position available for an equine Veterinarian
Due to unexpected circumstances, sadly one of our vets needs to head back home.

Elite Equine Veterinarians is situated at the gateway to the beautiful Yarra Valley wine region and the Dandenong Ranges. The area has a wonderful sense of community with many schools, café’s and tourism attractions all within close proximity of the equine clinic and still under an hour from Melbourne CBD. We have a lovely client base which we contribute to by providing honest, professional service and advice with an exceptional standard of care.

This is an exciting opportunity for a veterinarian to join our practice and supportive team of vet nurses. Elite Equine Veterinarians culture is built on integrity, empathy and teamwork.

If you have the following attributes and you are;

WE NEED TO SPEAK TO YOU!

We offer a generous package above award that can be tailored to suit the right candidate. We include as a minimum the provision of a car, after hours incentives and CPD.

The roster is a 4 day week with on call duty one night per week and one weekend in 4.

All applicants please email Kylie Enzinger rompin.kekj@yahoo.com.au

For more information, see https://www.eliteequinevets.com.au and facebook

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GLENEAGLE, SCENIC RIM - SMALL ANIMAL / EQUINE New Position

Hoof n Paws & Veresdale Equine Vets is currently looking to employ a Full Time New or Recent Graduate Veterinarian.

You will be joining a lovely, fun team with veterinarians who enjoy in-depth mentoring and sharing their skills and knowledge. Our nurses complete our team with their dedication and support of our veterinary staff. The health and wellbeing of our staff and patients is of the upmost importance to us.

The successful applicant will need to be passionate about horses & all small animal species. A keen interest to learn all facets of equine care is required with a particular interest in equine dentistry. A love of all our furry friends is a must. After hours are shared & full mentoring support is provided. Our current work ratio is 50% Equine & 50% Small Animals including Small Farm Animals.

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Hoof n Paws & VEVS is located on the southern outskirts of Brisbane, just south of Jimboomba. An easy hour’s drive from Brisbane & Gold Coast Airports and beaches. A practice of excellence ethos is expected and maintained.

Remuneration is commensurate with experience and above award. Post graduate studies are encouraged and supported.

Temporary single person accommodation is available if required.

We have a comprehensive Hendra Policy in place and encourage applicants to discuss this in detail with us.

Please attention your CV to:

The Administration Manager
veresdale_equine_vets@hotmail.com

For more information , see www.vevs.com.au and facebook

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NORTHERN TASMANIA - EQUINE PRACTICE New Graduates welcome

Longford Equine Clinic is located beside the Longford thoroughbred racing and training centre in northern Tasmania. We are an expanding equine only 4 vet practice, requiring an associate. We have a varied case load, servicing the local stud and racing industries, as well as general equestrian practice. We have the only equine surgical facility in the state and cater for specialist surgery referrals from around the state. We have the usual toys and the practice provides a supportive but relaxed working environment.

Ideally applicants should have at least 2 years’ experience in equine practice, but consideration will be given to new graduates. It is necessary for the applicant to meet the requirements to be fully registered as a veterinarian in Tasmania. Salary will be 60 – 100K, negotiable based on experience. A vehicle and phone are provided, with 4 weeks annual leave and one week’s study leave.

Longford, population 4000, is a country town full of colonial charm, located in the northern midlands 21 km south of Launceston and only 15 minutes’ drive from the airport. The town provides most services and with its proximity to mountains and coast, offers a wide range of leisure and sporting activities.

Please contact Chris by phone on 0408 139244 or chris@longfordequine.com.au  to express interest or discuss further.

www.longfordequine.com.au

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ANSTEAD, BRISBANE - EQUINE, SPECIALIST IN INTERNAL MEDICINE

SOUTH EAST QUEENSLAND – PERMANENT SPECIALIST IN EQUINE INTERNAL MEDICINE

WestVETS Equine Hospital has a permanent position available for an equine internal medicine specialist, board certified or board eligible individuals (ACVIM/ECVIM/Fellowship of the Australian and New Zealand Veterinary Scientists) are encouraged to apply.

WestVETS Equine Hospital is based in the western suburbs of Brisbane and our Equine Reproduction Centre is located in the Lockyer Valley which is a short 30 minute drive. The position is primarily hospital based however there would also be an ambulatory component. The hospital is supported by two ACVS surgeons and multiple experienced equine clinicians, as well as two hospital-based interns.

The position would involve day to day management of intensive hospital cases, primary internal medicine referrals, and some ambulatory calls. Experience with anaesthesia would be considered advantageous. The caseload is extremely varied with both first and second opinion cases as well as routine and emergency cases. The hospital caseload is a mix of racehorses and sport horses (40/60) and neonatal foal care. There is a large and varied horse population in South East Queensland. The hospital has a minor small ruminant caseload that could be developed further if the applicant is interested. The position would also involve training and supervision of the interns and supporting our general practitioners.

Candidates must be eligible for registration in Queensland. Foreign applicants are welcome to apply. Salary will commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualifications, and will be discussed further upon application.

For further information please contact.
Nathan Anthony
WestVETS Animal Hospitals
Mob: 0407 00 11 55
nathan@westvets.com.au

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NORTHERN VICTORIA - EQUINE REPRO VET - 2021 SEASON

Equine Reproduction Veterinarian

Job Description

Victorian Equine Group is seeking applications from experienced equine reproduction veterinarians for a position based in northern Victoria approximately 1.5 hours north of Melbourne. We are a busy specialist equine referral practice servicing Thoroughbred and Standardbred stud clients, horse trainers and performance and sports horse clients throughout Victoria.  Our practice has a registered specialist surgeon and registered specialist in Theriogenology.

The position is seasonal commencing in August, 2021 and finishing in mid January, 2022.
The position will be ambulatory, providing reproduction and stud medicine services to stud clients six days a week with a one in two after hours and weekend on call rota.  The roles will include but not limited to routine examination and management of mares for breeding, stud medicine, foaling and dystocia management, provision of initial on-farm care to neonatal foals, preventative stud medicine, artificial insemination with chilled and frozen semen.

Job Requirements

It is necessary for the applicant to meet the requirements to be fully registered as a veterinarian in Victoria, Australia. Applicants should have a strong interest in equine reproduction and stud medicine.  Applicants should have at least 5 years equine veterinary experience and 3 years experience in equine reproduction in a role as solely responsible for managing mares for breeding. The applicant must be capable of working independently with support provided by our senior veterinarians and referral hospital in Bendigo.
We would be pleased to consider suitably experienced applicants seeking a long term/ permanent role with an equine reproduction focus.

The remuneration package is generous and will include a motor vehicle and mobile phone.
*Please note the salary is  AU$90,000 - 110,000 for the 5 month period of the position.

To apply, please forward a copy of your curriculum vitae with accompanying cover letter to the attention of Dr Simon Robinson (simon@victorianequinegroup.com.au).

Please ensure that you include the name, phone number and email address of at least three professional referees with your application.

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BENDIGO - CENTRAL VICTORIA - EQUINE SURGEON sponsorship available

Equine Surgeon

Job Description

The Victorian Equine Group’s Bendigo Equine Hospital is located in Bendigo in central Victoria, Australia.  We offer both primary and referral consultations, as well as a full range of stud, racetrack and on-farm services. Our hospital is located adjacent to the Bendigo Racetrack which is one of Victoria’s leading regional  In addition to local horse trainers, our practice also services a number of Thoroughbred and Standardbred studs and breeding farms throughout central and northern Victoria.  The population of performance and sport horse clients in our region has seen significant growth.

Our primary case load is sourced from our expansive clientele of stud farms, horse trainers, pleasure, performance and show clients within our region.  Our referral caseload is sourced from throughout Victoria.  We currently have one registered specialist surgeon based full-time at our hospital and a second consultant surgeon operating two days per week.  We are seeking a second full time equine surgeon.   Whilst Board certification or specialist registration is not specifically required, applicants must be residency-trained and eligible to sit for surgical board exams.  Applicants must be able and prepared to work independently with support from our senior veterinarians.

Our practice provides hospital-based surgical, medical, outpatient, lameness/ loss of performance  and imaging services as well as 5 ambulatory veterinarians servicing central and northern Victoria including the Thoroughbred breeding centre of Victoria.  We have three hospital-based interns providing inpatient care, anaesthesia and assistance to our senior veterinarians.  Our support staff include 4 full time nurses plus stable and cleaning staff and office/ administration staff.

Our hospital is well equipped for surgery, intensive care (adults and neonates), imaging and general case work ups.  Our diagnostic equipment and facilities include digital radiography, ultrasound, video endoscopy, dynamic respiratory endoscopy, lameness locator, surgical suite, standing surgery crush, lunge and trot up areas, regenerative medicine (IRAP and PRP).

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Overseas applicants who are eligible for registration with the Veterinary Practitioners Registration Board of Victoria are welcome to apply, and we will assist with visa applications and relocation.

Job Requirements

It is necessary for the applicant to meet the requirements to be fully registered as a veterinarian in Victoria, Australia.  Further, preferred applicants will be board certified in equine surgery by the Australian Veterinary Boards Council Inc. (AVBC) or equivalent.  Candidates who have completed an equine surgery residency training program are also encouraged to apply.

In this position we are seeking a candidate with exceptional and thorough clinical skills and the ability to perform common, simple and advanced surgical procedures including colic, reproductive and orthopaedic procedures.  The position will also involve diagnosis and clinical management of first opinion and referred lameness and loss of performance cases.

The successful candidate would be expected to be able to work independently, as a team leader and as a collaborative member of our team of clinical and support staff.  They must possess excellent communication skills and a willingness for regular interaction with practice colleagues, clients and referring veterinarians. We would expect a high degree of respect shown towards colleagues, referring veterinarians and clients.

The position will require the flexibility to accommodate shared, rotational after-hours and weekend work as well as extended working days during our busy breeding season (August to February).

Continuing professional development is valued by our practice and ongoing participation in CPD with a view to the provision of state-of-the-art veterinary care would be expected.

The remuneration package is negotiable dependent on experience and starts at AU$120,000.  In addition, superannuation, percentage of after-hours fees, a car and phone for business and reasonable personal use will be included.  We provide a week of paid leave for CPD with up to $2000 per annum contribution towards CPD expenses.

To apply, please forward a copy of your curriculum vitae with accompanying cover letter to the attention of Dr Simon Robinson (simon@victorianequinegroup.com.au).

Please ensure that you include the name, phone number and email address of at least three professional referees with your application.

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CENTRAL & NORTHERN VICTORIA - EQUINE ASSOCIATE VACANCY

Equine Veterinarian

Job Description

Victorian Equine Group is expanding and seeking applicants for 2 permanent, full-time positions as an associate veterinarian based in Bendigo and Nagambie approximately 1.5 hours north of Melbourne. We are a busy specialist equine referral practice servicing Thoroughbred and Standardbred stud clients, horse trainers and performance and sports horse clients throughout central and northern Victoria.  Our practice has a registered specialist surgeon and registered specialist in Theriogenology.

The positions will comprise mostly ambulatory and some hospital-based roles.  The roles will include general equine ambulatory services, reproductive management of mares, artificial insemination, stud medicine, digital radiography, ultrasonography, endoscopy and lameness / loss of performance work ups.

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Job Requirements

It is necessary for the applicant to meet the requirements to be fully registered as a veterinarian in Victoria, Australia. Applicants should have at least 1 years' experience in equine veterinary practice and ideally have some knowledge of stud medicine and veterinary reproduction work. The applicant must be capable of working independently with support provided by our team of veterinarians and referral hospital in Bendigo.

The remuneration package is generous and will include a motor vehicle and mobile phone, four weeks annual leave, one week study leave and percentage of after-hours fees.  After hours will be on a shared basis.

To apply, please forward a copy of your curriculum vitae with accompanying cover letter to the attention of Dr Simon Robinson (simon@victorianequinegroup.com.au).

Please ensure that you include the name, phone number and email address of at least three professional referees with your application.

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MINERS REST, BALLARAT, VIC - EQUINE SURGEON

Equine Surgeon

Ballarat Veterinary Practice – Equine Clinic

The Ballarat Veterinary Practice Equine Clinic is located in Miners Rest Victoria, and was established in 1945.  It is one of the largest and most experienced equine hospitals in the Southern Hemisphere. 

We are renowned for our expertise in equine surgery and sports medicine and offer both primary and referral consultations, as well as a full range of racetrack and on-farm services.

We currently have two board certified specialist surgeons, one ACVS residency trained associate surgeon, and we are seeking a fourth.  Board certification is not specifically required, but applicants must be residency trained and eligible to sit for surgical board exams.

The clinic is based on the edge of the Ballarat Turf Club Racing and Training Centre where 600 horses are trained, and 36 race meetings are held each year.  There is also a large local standardbred population, and 40 meetings per year are held at the local harness racing track.  Our sport horse population is growing and we service some of the leading dressage, show-jumping and eventing horses in Victoria.

The clinic provides a hospital based surgical, medical and imaging referral service, and with four ambulatory vehicles, is the base for ambulatory services provided to the racetrack and general equine clients in the surrounding district. There is also a satellite four-vet equine clinic based in Warrnambool, Victoria. 

With a total of nine veterinarians, three interns, ten nurses and a complement of dedicated support staff, the hospital is extremely well-equipped with the resources to excel.

A suite of diagnostic equipment and facilities to aid in case work-up and diagnosis, is available, including:

The successful applicant will provide outstanding veterinary care and will be required to carry out both simple and advanced surgical procedures – from castrations and laceration repair, through to complex colic, respiratory and orthopaedic procedures.  The primary responsibility will be surgical care, lameness diagnosis, and treatment for in-house and external referrals.

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Preferred candidates will have a DVM or equivalent degree, and will be board certified by the Australian Veterinary Boards Council Inc. (AVBC) or equivalent.  Candidates who have completed an equine surgery residency training program are also encouraged to apply.

Applicants will possess outstanding clinical skills, high-quality communication skills, and previous experience in a busy referral practice.  Some prior leadership responsibilities would be an asset.  Clinical duties will involve extended working hours including shared evening and weekend responsibilities, so flexibility in this area is required.  The successful candidate will have:

Overseas applicants who are eligible for registration with the Veterinary Practitioners Registration Board of Victoria are welcome to apply, and we will assist with visa applications and relocation logistics, including the provision of financial relocation assistance, for the successful applicant.

The remuneration package is negotiable dependent on experience, however starts at AU$100,000.  In addition, superannuation, after-hours commissions, a car and phone for business and reasonable personal use, and membership with the Australian Veterinary Association will be included.

We support and encourage applicants to pursue certificate and membership qualifications and provide an extra week of paid leave and an annual continuing education stipend of $2,000 per annum.   

To apply, please forward a copy of your curriculum vitae with accompanying cover letter to the attention of Dr Brian Anderson at careers@bvp.com.au  Please ensure that you include the name, phone number and email address of at least three professional referees with your application.

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BALDIVIS - EQUINE VACANCY sponsorship available

Equine Veterinary Surgeon

Unique opportunity to enjoy a strong surgical caseload and a rural lifestyle that is close to the ocean and city. We are a large diversified and financially secure Veterinary business located south of Perth, Western Australia. All parts of our Veterinary business are experiencing strong growth including Equine. 

We have a well located and excellent surgical facility and Veterinary Hospital that is staffed 24/7. We have a team of talented equine veterinarians who have either enrolled or completed post graduate qualifications. Our long established client base comprises of thoroughbred racing, breeding and pleasure horses. The case load would involve 20% surgery plus in hospital and ambulatory equine practice. A fully maintained vehicle, mobile phone and ipad will be provided.

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We are an accredited VISA business sponsor with the Department of Home Affairs. Assistance with relocation fees will be offered and Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Please email a copy of your CV and an application letter to Dr Danae Dunn
drdanaedunn@baldivisvet.com.au

Phone (08) 9524 1466 or Dr Rob Davies mobile is 0407 241 466

For more information, see www.baldivisvet.com.au and facebook

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MILDURA, NORTH-WEST VIC/NSW BORDER - MIXED, EQUINE INTEREST New Graduates welcome

A full time position is available for a veterinary surgeon to join our eight to nine vet mixed practice in Mildura. Experienced colleagues and enthusiastic new graduates are encouraged to apply. An interest in equine work is a benefit. Our new and large purpose built hospital offers all the equipment and facilities to practice excellent quality veterinary medicine and surgery with friendly and supportive nursing staff. Digital x-ray, ultrasound with colour doppler, pulse oximetry, in-house laboratory and cytology, infusion pumps, oxygen generators and orthopaedic instrumentation are components of our practice. The practice has a busy medical and surgical caseload, mainly small animal (85%) and equine (10%), but does include avian and wildlife work in addition to the expected other species of cattle, sheep and pigs. The building now includes six consulting rooms and three operating theatres.

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The equine facility consists of a large shed with undercover stabling, two horse crushes, equine scales, and a knock down and recovery room. Seven holding paddocks are available for equine work brought to the clinic. Equine specific x-ray, dental work with power float, artificial insemination during the stud season, and routine tendon ultrasounds are components of the practice. This is in addition to the expected colics, geldings, lameness work ups, stitch ups and laboratory blood work.

The clinic has nine full time and four part time nursing and support staff. The Practice is an Academic Associate Practice with the University of Melbourne, and in addition has veterinary students seeing practice from international veterinary schools as well as the other Universities in Australia.

So, if a rural mixed practice with a wonderfully varied caseload, and strong support staff appeals, then we would welcome your application. There is a strong emphasis on discussion of cases between colleagues at rounds each day, and we are a practice used to supporting new graduates as they embark on their careers. Bi-monthly webinars, practice membership of CVE, and each veterinarian provided with VIN membership gives all colleagues opportunities to continue to enhance their skills and knowledge. We expect veterinarians to embrace new challenges as experience dictates.

Plans of the building and discussion of our practice can be found at our website www.benetookvet.com.au.

Mildura, a vibrant inland city on the Murray River in north-west Victoria, is a terrific place to live, enjoying a pleasant climate, and with extensive sporting, recreational and educational facilities. It boasts a rich multicultural heritage, reflected in a large and diverse selection of restaurants, a strong arts community with writers and artists festivals, music festivals and both local and visiting live theatre. Mildura is the main city in a large irrigation district of the Murray-Darling Basin, with grapes and citrus as the main horticultural industries. Extensive dry land farming of wheat, sheep and cattle in outback NSW is on your doorstep. Mildura is well serviced by three airlines with a dozen flights each day to and from Melbourne. Flight time is just one hour.

Enthusiastic new graduates or experienced colleagues would be welcome to apply.

New graduate salary is $65,000 plus after hours and superannuation. The salary for experienced colleagues will be commensurate with experience. After hours duty is shared equally with all veterinary surgeons, with a 4 day rostered weekend off each duty cycle. Normal hours of work averages 38 hours per week.

Please feel welcome to contact me by email or phone at any time in regards the position we have available.
Contact: Dr Bill Sutherland
Benetook Veterinary Clinic
634 Benetook Avenue
Mildura VIC 3500
Phone: 03 5022 2455
Mobile: 0408 231 984
E-mail: w.j.sutherland@internode.on.net

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