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 If you see a position that interests you please apply directly to the clinic. Make sure that you are eligible to register as a Veterinary Surgeon or nurse in New Zealand prior to applying for any jobs. We also take registrations from vets looking for work in New Zealand - please contact jobs@kookaburravets.com or fill out our online registration form.

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  1. North Island - Auckland NW - Kumeu - 15 vet 5 Clinic small animal group practice, Senior position
  2. North Island - Auckland NW - Henderson - multivet small animal group, senior vet
  3. North Island - Auckland Central - Mount Albert - 6 vet small anima/emergency practice New Graduates welcome Camera
  4. North Island - Auckland Central - Mount Albert - 5 vet practice, exotics & wildlife vacancy Camera
  5. North Island - Auckland Inner W - Grey Lynn - 3 vet small animal practice New Graduates welcome
  6. North Island - Auckland Inner W - Grey Lynn - 3 vet small animal practice new
  7. North Island - Bay of Plenty - mixed practice for sale
  8. North Island - Hauraki District - Waihi - 4 vet mixed practice
  9. North Island - Matamata - 9 vet equine practice - full time
  10. North Island - King Country - Te Kuiti - multi vet group practice, large animal
  11. North Island - Waikato - Taupiri - 4 farm vet practice, Farm Vet Locum July to October Camera new
  12. North Isand - Waikato - Gordonton - 5 vet mixed practice, including exotics Camera
  13. North Island - Waikato - Matamata - 11 vet equine practice, Reproduction
  14. North Island - Waikato - Matamata - 8 vet equine practice, full time surgeon
  15. North Island - New Plymouth - Massey University - Snr Lecturer/Assoc Professor in Small Animal Internal Medicine new
  16. North Island - Hawkes Bay - Carlyle - 5 vet mixed practice, full or part time Camera new
  17. North Island - Lower Hutt - Waterloo - 3 vet small animal practice, part time new
  18. North Island - Lower Hutt - 3 vet small animal practice new
  19. North Island - Palmerston North - multivet small animal group practice - Senior Vet new
  20. North Island - Hutt Valley - Lower Hutt - 3 vet small animal practice, Senior Internal Medicine Clinician
  21. South Island - W Coast - Greymouth - 14 vet mixed group, dairy vet
  22. South Island - W Coast - Greymouth/Hokitika - 14 vet mixed group practice, full time small animal only position
  23. South Island - North Canterbury - Culverden - 3 vet mixed practice, Senior position
  24. South Island - Christchurch North-West - Harewood - multivet small animal group practice, part time
  25. South Island - Christchurch SE - Ferrymead - multivet mixed group practice, part time small animal positionNew Graduates welcome
  26. South Island - Christchurch SW - Halswell - 7 vet 4 Clinic small animal group practice, Lead Position
  27. South Island - Canterbury - Ashburton - 80+ vet group practice, small animal position Camera
  28. South Island - Canterbury - Ashburton - 80+ vet mixed group practice, Large Animal, two positions available Camera
  29. South Island - Canterbury - Methven - mixed practice, maternity locum from July Camera
  30. South Island - Waitaki Region - Oamaru - 9 vet mixed practice - Maternity Cover Locum June to February Camera new
  31. South Island - Central Otago - Ranfurly - 30 vet mixed group practice, permanent or locum
  32. South Island - Otago - Queenstown - multivet mixed group practice, part time small animal position new

PALMERSTON NORTH - SENIOR COMPANION ANIMAL New Position

Senior Vet Associate – Palmerston North

Animates Vetcare is NZ’s fastest growing vet clinic network with 18 companion animal clinics nationwide and we want you to be part of it! Partnered with Animates and Greencross Vets we offer a unique network to meet the needs of pets. You will have the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of pets on a national level and be part of a team of professionals that are working together to provide the best and most innovative care for our patients.

As a nationwide group we provide excellent opportunities for knowledge and skill sharing to make our clinics cutting edge. We do this by encouraging our veterinarians to stay current and providing professional development opportunities to grow their passion and skills.

We have an exciting opportunity for an Senior Veterinarian to work at our Palmerston North clinic in a full time role. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years full time experience, have a sound knowledge and understanding of high standards of care, be able to work collaboratively with fellow team members and build rapport with clients.. Our brand new clinic offers state of the art equipment including full X-Ray room (including dental), comprehensive in-house diagnostic equipment including in house biochemistry and urinalysis, fully equipped Operating theatre, Isolation ward, separate Cat and Dog wards and Cattery.

If you would like to become part of our supportive and caring environment where individuality is recognised and collaboration encouraged email us today to discuss what you can bring to the cinic to make a difference to our people, clients and pets.

For more detailed information about this role please email Juliet Davies at HR@vetcaregroup.co.nz

www.vetcaregroup.co.nz

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MT ALBERT, SOUTH-WEST AUCKLAND - FULL TIME EMERGENCY/SMALL ANIMAL New Graduates welcome

Looking for the ability to practice quality medicine with the equipment you need and great support staff in the sunny south pacific??

The Animal Emergency Centre (AEC) in Auckland, New Zealand is dedicated to being a national leader in emergency and critical care and is we are looking for motivated emergency clinicians to add to our passionate and diverse team of vets.

The successful applicant will be required to work various rotational shifts on the clinic's roster including evenings, overnights, weekends and public holidays. Though the roster provides plenty of time off to have a great work life balance.

The ability to work efficiently and independently, providing optimal patient care, is essential. The successful candidate should have a flexible, adaptable and positive attitude as well as exceptional organisation and communication skills.

The practice is well equipped with all the toys and gadgets you’d expect from a high quality, modern practice.

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Our team provides an exceptionally high standard of care and have locations in Mt Albert and Sylvia Park. We are currently filling a role at our Mt Albert site. You have the benefit of sharing the premises with the biggest specialist hospital in central Auckland and therefore work alongside daytime specialists. We are happy for you to spend time in the specialist side of the business to gain experience and insight, if so desired. Full back-up for case advice is available so you are never on your own with tricky cases.

Competitive compensation package provided including continuing education support with a yearly CPD allowance, weekly journal club meetings, as well as VIN and APC memberships.

Sponsorship for overseas veterinarians possible and mentoring for less experienced veterinarians also available.

Please send interest or CV to Shalsee Vigeant at aecoffice@animalemergency.co.nz

For further information, see www.animalemergency.co.nz and

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GORDONTON, WAIKATO REGION - FULL TIME MIXED, INCLUDING EXOTICS New Position

Exciting Veterinary opportunity at Global Veterinary Services

A mixed practice with a difference, involving Dairy, Zoo, Exotics and companion animals Every day working in this practice is interesting. The working day can include giving advice to dairy farmers, scanning cows, treating a variety of domestic pets from cats and dogs to birds, lizards and turtles.

We have a very positive team environment that is very supportive. We currently have five full time veterinarians and one part time support veterinarian. Included in our team are two veterinary technicians, two veterinary nurses, a full time office manager, a part time office receptionist and a human resources/marketing manager.

Our practice is dynamic and growing. We love the challenge of the growth and look forward to increasing our team.

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Global Veterinary Services was established in 2010.

The strength of the practice is the offering of personalised services to the clients that includes dairy farmers, Hamilton city council, Hamilton Zoo and companion animal owners.

There is a wealth of knowledge in the practice. The principal vet and the senior vet have over 30 years’ experience each.
There are currently vets from Australia, America and New Zealand working in the practice.

This position is new and you will be working with all of the current staff. We are looking for a mixed practice veterinarian with some experience. The salary package is very competitive. 

This is a rare opportunity to pursue such interesting mixed practice work.

Please look at our web site www.globalvetservices.co.nz
Please check out Hamilton zoo www.hamiltonzoo.co.nz

Please send your CV to hrglobalv@gmail.com

If you would like to discuss this position please phone Andrew Principal Veterinarian
021456937

We are most interested to hear from you

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HENDERSON, AUCKLAND - FULL TIME SENIOR SMALL ANIMAL

Senior Vet – Auckland (Lincoln Road)

The Vetcare Group is NZ’s fastest growing vet clinic network with 18 companion animal clinics nationwide and we want you to be part of it!  Partnered with Animates and Greencross Vets we offer a unique network to meet the needs of pets.  You will have the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of pets on a national level and be part of a team of professionals that are working together to provide the best and most innovative care for our patients.

As a nationwide group we provide excellent opportunities for knowledge and skill sharing to make our clinics cutting edge.  We do this by encouraging our veterinarians to stay current and providing professional development opportunities to grow their passion and skills.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Veterinarian to work at our Auckland Lincoln Road clinic in a full-time role. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years full time experience, have a sound knowledge and understanding of high standards of care, be able to work collaboratively with fellow team members and build rapport with clients.

Our clinic is well equipped with digital X-Ray (including dental), comprehensive in-house diagnostic equipment including a biochemistry analyser, a fully equipped operating theatre and cattery.

Animates Vetcare offers individuals:

•             Annual subscription to the NZVA, VCNZ & APC provided
•             Grants towards CPD activities, training courses and symposiums
•             Generous staff discounts at Animates stores and VCG clinics
•             24/7 support by a dedicated regional manager who is in turn backed up by our national support office
•             A suite of the very latest diagnostic and surgical facilities

If you would like to become part of our supportive and caring environment where individuality is recognised and collaboration encouraged apply today!

For more detailed information about this role and other opportunities with the Vetcare Group visit  us online at www.vetcaregroup.co.nz/careers or email Juliet Davies at HR@vetcaregroup.co.nz

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CANTERBURY - MATERNITY LEAVE - MIXED PRACTICE

Mixed Veterinarian Locum – July Start

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic vet to join our thriving mixed practice located in Methven at the foothills of the Southern Alps. 

We are looking for a long term locum to cover maternity leave, although the position could become permanent for the right candidate.

The ideal applicant would be someone with at least 2+ years experience in mixed practice.  We need someone who’s competent with companion animal work but also enjoys the challenges of large animal practice.

Paddock Vets is a mixed practice with a strong dairy focus, servicing new, modern and progressive dairy farms in the mid Canterbury area as well as sheep and beef properties up the Rakaia and Ashburton Gorge.  We also look after the small animal needs of the Methven Township and surrounding areas.  We have 6 experienced vets and a great support team of tecs and admin staff.

We pride ourselves on being a close knit group of professionals and work hard to create a fun team environment whilst providing the best service and advice for our clients.

You will operate out of a purpose built clinic and all the equipment you will require to perform your duties including a vehicle will be provided. 

Methven, is just over an hour SW of Christchurch and offers a great lifestyle.  It’s a fantastic place to live.  A friendly town with plenty of social life, cafes, restaurants and bars and sports and activities of all kinds are available on the doorstep from tennis, squash or rugby to skiing and tramping.  Methven is also the resort town for the Mt Hutt ski field.

It’s also perfect for families with plenty to do and has great schooling with a primary school and high school located in the town - both with a great reputation. 

We offer a generous salary package depending on experience and CPD is actively encouraged.  The roster is equally shared 1 in 6 with no evening or weekend clinics and time off in lieu of weekends worked.

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For further information or to place an application please contact

Dr Chris Watson
Paddock Vets
2 Chapman St
Methven
New Zealand
Email: chris.paddockvets@hotmail.com
Tel : 0064 3 3028866
Mobile : 0064 27 6029945

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KUMEU, NORTH-WEST OF AUCKLAND - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL, SENIOR POSITION New Position

SENIOR VETERINARIAN - Companion Animal

Vets North have an exceptional opportunity for a senior companion animal veterinarian to join the team. If you are passionate about helping animals & your community and want to work closer to home in a progressive practice with all the toys then this may be the role for 2019.

Vets North operate five clinics in Kumeu, Huapai, Waimauku, Helensville & Silverdale with a loyal & growing client base. We employ 15 vets and are focused on building strong teams and ensuring staff are valued & enjoy their work environment. Our team is passionate about helping animals & our community. We offer an extensive range of services & have all the up to date equipment you could need including:

The role is full time, there is no after hours required however you will contribute to the Saturday roster with a day in lieu given for weekend work to balance work & life. We are looking for someone with:

Our ideal candidate will offer high quality vet care, be an excellent communicator who can give clients great service, options & value while working efficiently as part of our friendly dedicated team. Salary will be competitive according to experience and there may be an opportunity for succession offered to the right person.

We want our vets to follow their passions and CPD & special interest is encouraged and funded. In addition, we will pay for all NZVA & Vet Council registrations. Our vet team meets regularly & we encourage collegial collaboration.

If this sounds like the role you are looking for, please send your current C.V. along with a cover letter to: lisa@vetsnorth.co.nz.
Kumeu / Huapai / Helensville / Waimauku / Silverdale
0800 887 684

For more information, see www.vetsnorth.co.nz and

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ASHBURTON, CANTERBURY - FULLTIME SMALL ANIMAL


Companion Animal Veterinarian – Ashburton

We are seeking an enthusiastic and friendly companion animal veterinarian to join our team in Ashburton.  This is a full-time position for 40 hours per week and rostered Saturday clinic.

We are looking for an energetic team player who will complement our team well.  Ashburton is a perfect location for anyone who wants the best of both worlds with access to countless outdoor recreational activities including skiing – there are several well known ski fields nearby. It is a great area for families and keen outdoor enthusiasts. 

Our clinic is well equipped with everything you would expect. We have a team of excellent support staff and nurses, and great veterinarians who you will be working alongside.

Please click here to see photos! photos

To succeed in this role you will have:

Veterinary Enterprises Group Ltd is one of New Zealand’s largest vet companies with over 280 staff based in 20 locations across New Zealand.  Our mission is to provide exceptional service to the communities which we serve. 

Watch our video https://www.youtube.com/embed/R0jMZw6KkFo

To maintain our vision to be New Zealand's leading provider of animal health and productivity services we need you!

If you have a passion for providing innovative animal health solutions, are client focus and results driven, then this is the right role for you! Please apply by emailing careers@vetent.co.nz

More information about VetEnt can be found at www.vetent.co.nz

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GREY LYNN, INNER WEST AUCKLAND - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL

Who are we?
At Ponsonby Vet we care for pets like family. We aim to provide first class care for our patients and exceed the expectations of our patient’s, owners and family. Our modern Veterinary Surgery provides family style care, where modern day Veterinary medicine meets traditional old-fashioned quality service with a smile. 

Where are we located?
Ponsonby Vet is located in Grey Lynn, just 3 kilometres west of Auckland city. Rated the third most liveable city in the world, Auckland is a thriving multi-cultural hub of cuisine, music, art and culture. Please visit https://www.newzealand.com/au/auckland/ for more information on our location.

The 411  
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full time, experienced Veterinarian to join our busy team. We are looking for someone with the with energy and drive to make a real difference, with a commitment and passion for quality practice and high standards of care, along with a great team spirit.

What we can offer you:

What you can offer us:

For further information, please visit http://petvet.co.nz/

About Us
National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of 91 clinics located across Australia and New Zealand. What makes us different?

National Veterinary Care believes that if we put our people first, the results will follow. We achieve this through having a highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as our General Manager – Vet Services, who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centres – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD in everything from behaviour through to orthopaedic surgery – so that you have the skills and confidence to care for every pet who comes through your clinic doors. Click here to see more! https://nvcltd.com.au/Veterinary-Training-Centre/ What is it like to work for NVC?

Let our staff tell you themselves!

Since coming to work for NVC, my whole outlook on my job, career and ultimately my life has substantially improved. I love that the ethos at NVC is to invest in people, treat them well and show them that they are valued. I have certainly felt that.’ – Louise Parry, Lead Veterinarian, Everton Park Veterinary Surgery

Yesterday afternoon we did a stitch up or a dog's ear. The case was referred to us by another vet group who had vets available but refused to see the case. I believe this would never happen at NVC because of the great culture that our CEO has worked hard to infuse through NVC and which I hope we never lose’. – Peter Elliott, Lead Veterinarian, Vetcall Ashmore
Watch our video to find out more
https://nvcltd.com.au/careers/

Sounds great! How do I apply?
Whether you are seeking a new career direction, a lifestyle change, a challenge or a relocation to a new environment, we would love to have a chat.

Please contact Shanda Woods, Recruitment Coordinator, via swoods@nvcltd.com.au or +61 407 300 263 or Apply Now.

This position offers a negotiable base salary range of $50,000 - $90,000 (pro rata for part-time), dependant on the suitable applicant’s skills and experience. Whilst NVC seeks to source applicants who meet the above criteria and skill set, alternative applicant’s may still be considered. In these cases, the base salary is subject to change to suit.

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CULVERDEN, NORTH CANTERBURY - FULL TIME MIXED, SENIOR POSITION

SENIOR MIXED ANIMAL VETERINARIAN REQUIRED – LIVE THE GOOD LIFE!

Vetlife is a progressive and forward-thinking veterinary practice providing services to a large range of clients throughout the South Island of New Zealand. We currently have a rare and exciting opportunity in North Canterbury for an experienced veterinarian where the role is truly mixed animal practice.

Located in Culverden, you will have everything you need for a balanced lifestyle on your doorstep. Within easy reach of an array of outdoor activities from water sports and fishing to amazing scenery and walking tracks you will also be close to the resort of Hanmer Springs and everything that has to offer, not to mention world class wineries. In addition, Christchurch is not far away so the whole family is catered for.

Vetlife is currently looking for a mixed animal veterinarian, ideally with several years’ broad-based experience, including dairy to join their experienced friendly team of vets and support staff, servicing clients in North Canterbury. You will have the opportunity to work with the team to continue to build the business which was opened three years ago and has lots of opportunities to grow further.

As well as being a key member of your individual branch team, you will also be part of the wider Vetlife practice with access to a network of colleagues who have extensive experience in all aspects of veterinary medicine and nutrition. With 18 clinics, over 60 veterinarians and a large team of support staff, there are always people at hand to provide support and advice.

Vetlife offers a competitively structured salary and CPD allowance and a vehicle for business use for mixed practitioners. As part of this large, diverse and forward-thinking practice, you will have access to professional development opportunities both internally and externally.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please send your CV to:
Nicola Williams
HR Manager, Vetlife
Nicola.williams@vetlife.co.nz

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RANFURLY, CENTRAL OTAGO - FULL TIME MIXED, PERMANENT OR LOCUM

Veterinary Centre Ranfurly – Full Time and/or Locum Position
Central Otago

The Veterinary Centre has an opportunity for either a full-time or locum veterinary position to join our current team at our Ranfurly Centre, based in Central Otago. The Maniototo (www.maniototo.co.nz) has the playgrounds of Queenstown and Wanaka on its doorstep and it offers a wide range of recreational pursuits including skiing, hunting, tramping, mountain biking and team sports. Our practice has excellent facilities and support staff in the area, with a new purpose-built veterinary clinic.

This is a truly mixed animal branch of our practice with a strong focus in sheep & beef work. Ranfurly also services 8 dairy farms. The balance of case load is small animals with a predominance of farms dogs. For 9 months of the year, After Hours is shared with a neighbouring Ranfurly practice, making a one in six weekend roster.

This position presents an opportunity for a vet who would just love to live and work in a spectacular powerful environment. The rural people in this high country area are rewarding to work with.

The Veterinary Centre currently employs 30 veterinarians and has a high degree of collegial support. Structured continuing professional development is highly encouraged. We have a philosophy of encouraging and supporting individual vets to develop their area of special interest.

We will offer a very competitive salary package for this position, depending on the successful candidate’s experience and level of responsibility taken on.

If you think this opportunity may be right for you, please contact us to discuss this further or send your CV to:
Veterinary Centre Oamaru
Attn: Kevin Kearney
311 Thames Street
Oamaru
Phone: 03 434 566
Email: kevin@vet111.co.nz

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MATAMATA, WAIKATO REGION - FULL TIME EQUINE

Equine Veterinarian

Marks Ewen & Associates
Matamata
New Zealand

A position has become available in New Zealand for an Equine Veterinarian with a strong interest and passion for track practice and performance horse medicine. Experience in lameness diagnosis, performance and sports medicine would be a strong advantage

Marks Ewen Equine Veterinary Hospital was established in 1961 and has been offering quality equine veterinary services in the Waikato ever since. At present it has developed to a fully equipped equine referral hospital and first opinion practice located on 5 acres on the outskirts of Matamata. It is a growing practice with 9 veterinarians, 7 support staff including qualified nurses and experienced administration staff. The practice has an internship program with interns rotating through the hospital and ambulatory services. The client base is almost exclusively thoroughbred stud, racing stables and sales work client base but there is also a significant and growing sport horse sector.

The hospital offers full surgical services and seasonal neonatal intensive care services using state of art diagnostic equipment that include in and out house laboratory services, digital radiography, ultrasound, video and dynamic endoscopy, arthroscopy and shared gamma scintigraphy.

Matamata is centrally located in the heart of the Waikato on the North Island of New Zealand. It is the picturesque thoroughbred and dairy centre of New Zealand. Matamata is an extremely pleasant town with all amenities. However Mountain skiing, Lake Taupo, Rotorua and East Coast beaches are only a short drive away and close to larger urban centres such as Tauranga, Hamilton and Auckland.

To submit an application including three referees or to discuss the position in more detail, please contact:

The Practice Manager
P O Box 183
Matamata
New Zealand
admin@marksewen.co.nz

For more information, see www.marksewen.co.nz or facebook

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HALSWELL, CHRISTCHURCH, CANTERBURY - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL, LEAD

An exciting opportunity exists for a Lead Veterinarian to take the reins at the well-established, fast-paced Ourvets clinic in Halswell. 

Ourvets Halswell is a fully equipped companion animal veterinary clinic with a dynamic and motivated team who are extremely passionate about pets and love what they do. We understand and appreciate the bond that pet parents have with their pets and we are committed to offering exceptional service and the very best in veterinary medicine.

We’re offering:

What we’re looking for:

For further information about our clinic, please visit: www.ourvets.co.nz

Our Approach
Our clinic is part National Veterinary Care (NVC), a group of 97 clinics located across Australia and New Zealand. What makes us different

National Veterinary Care believes that if we put our people first, the results will follow. We achieve this through having an highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as our General Manager, who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centre – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD in everything from behaviour through to orthopaedic surgery – so that you have the skills and confidence to care for every pet who comes through your clinic doors. Click here to see more!  

We empower our Lead Vets to run their clinics the way they see fit, providing admin support where needed. We don't re-brand our clinics. We empower our Graduates to achieve their goals through mentoring, internships and hands on workshops. We empower our Nurses to support their teams through upskilling and team consulting. Our scale allows us to ensure our clinics are well equipped and maintained, but we still want each individual clinic to have their own personality in their communities. Our Wellness Program allows you to teach your clients about preventative healthcare and build lasting relationships.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of a strong network that is known for putting standards of care first. If this opportunity is for you, we would love to hear from you! Please contact Shanda Lodge, Recruitment Coordinator, via slodge@nvcltd.com.au  or +61 407 300 263 for a confidential discussion.

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NAPIER, HAWKES BAY - FULL OR PART TIME MIXED ANIMAL New Position

Carlyle Veterinary Clinic

Are you looking for a change?  And passionate about Veterinary Medicine?

We have a great opportunity to become part of a hard working, dedicated team of professionals in an exciting, busy, locally owned, inner city veterinary practice.  The position is full time although we would consider a candidate who wanted to work at least 0.75 FTE.  A great after-hours roster. 

You will join a team of 5 veterinarians (1 with MANZCVS in the Medicine of Cats) and 9 support staff including 5 qualified veterinary nurses.  Digital radiography, ultrasound, in house diagnostics, modern dental suite; just some of the tools we offer to assist with diagnosis and treatment.  We routinely carry out complex surgery including orthopaedics.

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We are NZVA BESTPRACTICE® Accredited - joining a group of Veterinary Clinics who strive for excellence in every aspect of their business. 

Long term prospects are potentially available and remuneration is commensurate with experience and qualifications.  The position is available from mid May 2019 but is negotiable.

If you:

Apply now to:

The Business Manager
Carlyle Veterinary Clinic
139 Carlyle St
Napier
Email: silverton@airnet.net.nz

See our website www.carlylevet.co.nz

Hawkes Bay offers a varied lifestyle - food, wine, sun and sand!

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MATAMATA, WAIKATO - FULL TIME EQUINE SURGEON

Equine Surgeon
Marks Ewen & Associates
Matamata
New Zealand

An Equine Surgeon position has become available at our busy and well established equine practice based in Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand.

Marks Ewen & Associates is a fully equipped equine referral hospital and first-opinion practice located within 5 acres on the outskirts of Matamata. It is a growing practice with 8 veterinarians and 7 support personnel including qualified nurses and experienced administration staff. It has a predominantly thoroughbred stud & stable client base but also a significant and growing sport horse sector, providing a diverse and interesting caseload. Diagnostic services include: Equinosis® Lameness Locator gait analysis system, digital radiography, ultrasound, video and dynamic endoscopy, arthroscopy and shared gamma scintigraphy.  Surgical equipment includes modern arthroscopic equipment with shaver and RF unit, battery powered drill system, ready access to locking plate technology, and regenerative medicine therapeutics (IRAP, PRP and access to stem cell laboratories). The practice has a strong team ethos and active support and mentoring of colleagues is encouraged. After hours practice on call is shared equally amongst associates; the after-hours surgical roster is shared amongst equine clinics and is not onerous, leaving plenty of time to enjoy the picturesque surrounds.

Matamata is located in the heart of the Waikato, the picturesque thoroughbred and dairy centre of New Zealand. It is an extremely pleasant town with all amenities and is conveniently placed with mountain skiing, Lake Taupo, Rotorua and East Coast beaches only a short drive away.

We are looking for an enthusiastic team player who will share our goal of providing top level veterinary care. If this sounds like you, please apply with a current CV and letter of interest to:                

The Practice Manager
P O Box 183
Matamata
New Zealand

emma@marksewen.co.nz

www.marksewen.co.nz

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GREYMOUTH/HOKITIKA, WEST COAST - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL

West Coast Vets is a progressive animal health business seen as a leader in its field, with clinics based in Greymouth and Hokitika. We provide an extensive range of veterinary services to dairy clients, as well as to other production animals, working dogs and companion animals.

Currently we are looking to recruit to the following position:
An experienced Small Animal Veterinarian to join our team on a Full time basis.

Being a vet should be a challenging and enjoyable experience, and we can provide you with opportunities to develop your interests.

Our location also provides for world class leisure activities with lakes, mountains, rivers and seas of the beautiful West Coast.

If you would enjoy a role that provides you with variety, a great team environment, plenty of support, and a good roster, then you need to consider coming to work for us.

For more information or to apply, please contact Wendy Metcalfe on 032363017 or tanya.rowling@vetsouth.co.nz

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QUEENSTOWN, OTAGO - PART TIME SMALL ANIMAL New Position

Companion Animal Veterinarian – Queenstown (Part-Time) Starting Immediately

The veterinary industry is changing continually, our equipment is state of the art and many of our services and products are innovative and ground breaking. We proudly provide these nationwide in modern vet clinics alongside rural and urban communities.

To help us to continue to do this and maintain our market leading position, we are looking for an experienced Companion Animal Veterinarian to roll up their sleeves and join our Queenstown clinic. This is a part-time position (preferably 24-32 hours per week) starting immediately.

We are looking for an energetic team player who will complement our team well.  Queenstown is a perfect location for anyone who wants the best of both worlds with access to countless outdoor recreational activities. It is a great area for families and keen outdoor enthusiasts.

Our clinic is well equipped with everything you would expect. We have a team of excellent support staff and nurses, and great veterinarians who you will be working alongside.

To succeed in this role you will have:

Veterinary Enterprises Group Ltd is one of New Zealand’s largest vet companies with over 280 staff based in 20 locations across New Zealand.  Our mission is to provide exceptional service to the communities which we serve.

The combined knowledge pool and purchasing power of the VetEnt group guarantees our clients the best expertise and advice, competitive prices on products and product availability even in times of high demand. If you thrive on juggling a number of tasks at any one time, you will enjoy achieving in our environment.  To maintain our vision to be New Zealand's leading provider of animal health and productivity services we need you!

If you have a passion for providing innovative animal health solutions, are client centric and results driven, then this is the right role for you! Please apply by emailing careers@vetent.co.nz

More information about VetEnt can be found at www.vetent.co.nz

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LOWER HUTT, HUTT VALLEY - FULL TIME SENIOR INTERNAL MEDICINE CLINICIAN

Petvet Lower Hutt is seeking Members, Fellows, Diplomates or Fellowship credentialled Residents who are keen to build upon a steady referral medicine and ultrasound imaging service, whilst supervising and offering support to the primary medicine team.

Petvet Lower Hutt is the premier veterinary clinic in Wellington, New Zealand. Currently we have a residency trained (fellowship credentialled) Veterinarian running the referral surgical service and a member qualified Senior Medicine Vet running the referral medicine and imaging service. We also have an in-house feline medicine specialist, with visiting imaging and dermatology specialists and referral dental services.

We have just moved into our purpose built 400m2 clinic with a spacious ultrasound suite, endoscopy, top end digital radiography, two sterile and one non sterile theatre.. We have a solid reputation for top quality service and a strong referral base from clinics throughout Wellington, the Kapiti Coast and Wairarapa.

Our clinic is looking for a new Senior Internal Medicine Clinician, involved in forming the vision of the medicine department moving forward.

Skills and interest in ultrasound are desirable.

Work - life balance is important to us!  Petvet has no afterhours as there is a dedicated afterhours clinic in Wellington. Hours of work for these positions are negotiable for the right candidate, however the ability to work full-time (3.5 days+ per week) would be advantageous. Salary is competitive and we want you to be happy with what we can offer.

Wellington, and especially the Hutt Valley, is a great place to live with everything available from top quality concerts to world class mountain bike trails, designer label shopping to cheap and intimate eateries; we have it all. Great for bringing up families and earning envy points from your friends stuck in long traffic queues overseas, this is the best capital in the world!

What we can offer you:

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For further information, please visit  http://www.petvet.net.nz/

National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of 97 clinics located across Australia and New Zealand. What makes us different?

National Veterinary Care believes that if we put our people first, the results will follow. We achieve this through having a highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as our General Manager – Vet Services, who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centres – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD in everything from behaviour through to orthopaedic surgery – so that you have the skills and confidence to care for every pet who comes through your clinic doors. Click here to see more! https://nvcltd.com.au/Veterinary-Training-Centre/

Sounds great! How do I apply?

Whether you are seeking a new career direction, a lifestyle change, a challenge or a relocation to a new environment, we would love to have a chat.

Formal applications can be sent to Shanda Lodge, Recruitment Coordinator, via slodge@nvcltd.com.au or 0407 300 263.

Clinical queries can be directed to Ben Leitch, Lead Surgical Veterinarian, via bleitch@petvet.net.nz  or 027 7874379

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GREY LYNN, AUCKLAND'S INNER WEST - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL New Graduates welcome

VetCare Grey Lynn: A dedicated team of caring vets and nurses who take great care our clients precious pets. We emphasise a holistic approach and promote sound preventative health measures to improve both a pets longevity and quality of life.

We have a highly experienced team of 3 vets and 7 nurses.

Services

We provide an extensive amount of services to provide a high standard of care for our clients and patients

Clinic Hours

Monday to Friday 8.00am-6.30pm and Saturdays 8am-1pm. No Sundays, After hours or on call.

The Role

The ideal candidate:

Apply online or contact Sergio Carrillo on 0800 VET JOB | +61 420 562 949 or sergio.carrillo@vetpartners.com.au

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NEW PLYMOUTH, TARANAKI REGION - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL, INTERNAL MEDICINE - LECTURER/PROFESSOR New Position

Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Small Animal Internal Medicine - Academic Track

School of Veterinary Science
College of Sciences
Term length: permanent
Hours of work: full-time

To view the academic salary scales, click on this link

Position Overview

The School of Veterinary Science at Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand invites applications for a newly created, permanent academic position in small animal medicine. The successful candidate will join two existing faculty members in the small animal internal medicine service.

The successful candidate will spend approximately 50% of their time providing internal medicine services to the clients of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital (VTH). Our internal medicine team includes the existing 2 FTE of board certified internal medicine specialists, one specialist in Clinical Nutrition, and residents in our ACVIM SAIM program. Additional support is provided by dedicated technical staff, and rotating small animal interns.

The Massey VTH is the largest multispecialist veterinary hospital in New Zealand. Hospital facilities include flexible and rigid endoscopy, digital radiology and ultrasound, fluoroscopy and in-house 16-slice CT. MRI examinations are regularly performed at a nearby human imaging practice. The hospital maintains a full suite of in-house diagnostic laboratory equipment including blood gas analysis. The building is shared with NZVP, a full service reference laboratory owned and operated by IDEXX. Patient care is provided 24/7 by a dedicated team of ER veterinarians and technicians, backed up by 2 board-certified criticalists. Additional clinical services within the hospital are provided by a group of 3 board-certified surgeons, dedicated anaesthesia staff, and visiting dermatology, opthalmology and cardiology services.

Palmerston North is a family-friendly, eminently bikeable, compact city of approximately 80,000 people centrally located in the North Island of New Zealand. There is easy access to outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking, excellent road- and mountain-biking and surfing. The town has a vibrant coffee culture, numerous restaurants, and is close to some of the best winemaking areas in the world. The nearest large city, New Zealand’s capital city Wellington, is approximately 1.5 hours drive away. Wellington provides a dose of big city culture and is the departure point for vehicle ferries to the South Island.

For further information please contact A/Prof Craig Ruaux C.Ruaux@massey.ac.nz

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MATAMATA, WAIKATO REGION - FULL TIME EQUINE, REPRODUCTION

Equine Reproduction Veterinarian

Matamata Veterinary Services is a 22 veterinarian, mixed-animal practice situated in the Waikato region of New Zealand.

We are currently seeking an experienced, enthusiastic colleague to join our 11 vet equine team in the heart of New Zealand horse country. We provide routine reproductive management on thoroughbred stud farms throughout the region and the successful applicant must be capable of managing on-farm mare and foal cases during the breeding season. Other equine reproduction caseload involves all aspects of assisted reproductive technologies (AI/ET, semen collection, freezing etc.) and referral services for infertility cases and reproductive surgery.

MVS has a culture of excellence and delivering a high quality service to the client. The equine hospital is purpose-built and well-equipped, including full surgical facilities, wireless digital radiography, digital ultrasonography, video-endoscopy and nuclear scintigraphy. We offer a very supportive working environment, including board-certified specialists in theriogenology and surgery, and 11 nurses/support-staff. To be successful in this role you must be able to function well in a team environment, be highly motivated, innovative and accepting of new ideas. Continuing education is both supported and encouraged.

If you are looking for an exciting career opportunity with a modern and progressive equine practice, then this is the position for you.

Please email your application (including CV and the names of 2 referees) to lisa@matavet.co.nz

For more information, see www.matamatavets.co.nz and

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HAREWOOD, NORTH-WEST CHRISTCHURCH - PART TIME SMALL ANIMAL

PET DOCTORS HAREWOOD
SMALL ANIMAL VETERINARIAN

Who are we?
Pet Doctors Harewood is a companion animal veterinary practice driven by the highest standards of care and patient well-being. We are an experienced team of 4 veterinarians and 8 veterinary nurses, led by our highly qualified and driven clinical Lead Vet and Team Leader. Our clinic sees a variety of cases, some challenging, and we encourage best practice medicine in all cases to allow for comprehensive investigation and treatment. The clinic itself is well-resourced for a variety of medical procedures and critical cases and our specialist clinic is just around the corner for any referral cases.

Where are we located?
Harewood is a suburb of Christchurch, located north west of the city centre. Christchurch is a vibrant, multicultural city that offers a range of sporting pursuits, including water surfing, hiking and mountain biking. With an airport in close vicinity, the ski slopes within an hours’ drive and great schools on offer.

What are we looking for?
This position offers 30 hour per week, spread across 4 to 5 days each week with occasional weekend work. The ideal candidate will have a commitment and passion for quality practice and high standards of care. We’re interested to hear from vets who are confident in their practice and who love what they do! You will be replacing an experienced member of our team, so ideally you can hit the ground running.

What we can offer you:

What you can offer us:

For further information, please visit https://www.nzpetdoctors.co.nz/clinic/harewood

About Us
National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of 97 clinics located across New Zealand and Australia. 

What makes us different?
National Veterinary Care believes that if we put our people first, the results will follow. We achieve this through having a highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as our General Manager – Vet Services, who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centres – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD in everything from behaviour through to orthopaedic surgery – so that you have the skills and confidence to care for every pet who comes through your clinic doors. Click here to see more! https://nvcltd.com.au/Veterinary-Training-Centre/

What is it like to work for NVC?
Let our staff tell you themselves!

 ‘Since coming to work for NVC, my whole outlook on my job, career and ultimately my life has substantially improved. I love that the ethos at NVC is to invest in people, treat them well and show them that they are valued. I have certainly felt that.’ – Louise Parry, Lead Veterinarian, Everton Park Veterinary Surgery

‘Yesterday afternoon we did a stitch up or a dog's ear. The case was referred to us by another vet group who had vets available but refused to see the case. I believe this would never happen at NVC because of the great culture that our CEO has worked hard to infuse through NVC and which I hope we never lose’. – Peter Elliott, Lead Veterinarian, Vetcall Ashmore

Watch our video to find out more https://nvcltd.com.au/careers/

Sounds great! How do I apply?
Whether you are seeking a new career direction, a lifestyle change, a challenge or a relocation to a new environment, we would love to have a chat.

Please contact our Recruitment Team at hr@nvcltd.com.au or Apply Now at https://applynow.net.au/jobs/NVC491-veterinarian.

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WAITAKI DISTRICT, OAMARU - MIXED LOCUM June 2019 to Feb 2020

Exciting opportunity to join our team!

We have an opportunity for a mixed practice veterinarian to join our Oamaru team to cover a maternity leave June 2019 through to February 2020.  As a Vetlife veterinarian you will work within a team of passionate professionals including vets, technicians and support staff, dedicated to providing high quality, leading edge service to our clients.  You will have the opportunity to take part in our programme of internal professional development and share knowledge with experienced vets across the practice.

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Why not also take time to experience some of what the South Island has to offer – winter sports, scenery, famous kiwi hospitality and the great outdoors. Once you have tried it, you might even want to stay a while!

This assignment would best suit a mixed practitioner who has 3 years plus experience, is confident working in the dairy sector and is keen to learn about New Zealand systems and practices.  You will be a committed team player, get on with all sorts of people and be client and service focussed.

Pay rates are competitive as you would expect in a larger practice.  You would be provided with a vehicle, phone and other essential tools of the job.

To apply….

If you would like to explore a locum opportunity with Vetlife further, please send your CV to: Nicola.Williams@vetlife.co.nz

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FERRYMEAD, SOUTH-EAST CHRISTCHURCH - PART TIME SMALL ANIMAL IN MIXED PRACTICE New Graduates welcome

Companion Animal Veterinarian - Ferrymead

We are seeking an enthusiastic and friendly companion animal veterinarian to join our team in Ferrymead. This is a part-time position for approximately 27 hours per week, excluding rostered Saturday clinic. The successful candidate will work a full day on Monday and Friday afternoon, the other days and times can be negotiated. This is also a great opportunity to develop your skills by being mentored by a senior vet.

We are looking for an energetic team player who will complement our team well. Ferrymead is a perfect location for anyone who wants the best of both worlds with access to countless outdoor recreational activities. It is a great area for families and keen outdoor enthusiasts.

Our clinic is well equipped with everything you would expect. We have a team of excellent support staff and nurses, and great veterinarians who you will be working alongside.

To succeed in this role you will have:

Veterinary Enterprises Group Ltd is one of New Zealand’s largest vet companies with over 280 staff based in 20 locations across New Zealand. Our mission is to provide exceptional service to the communities which we serve.

Watch our video https://www.youtube.com/embed/R0jMZw6KkFo

To maintain our vision to be New Zealand's leading provider of animal health and productivity services we need you!

If you have a passion for providing innovative animal health solutions, are client focused and results driven, then this is the right role for you! Please apply by emailing careers@vetent.co.nz.

More information about VetEnt can be found at www.vetent.co.nz

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AUCKLAND - EXOTICS & WILDLIFE

PET DOCTORS ST LUKES
Exotics & Wildlife Veterinarian
Full-time

Pet Doctors in Auckland (St Lukes) has an opportunity for a full-time Veterinarian to join our exotics and wildlife team. In this role, you will receive training from word class exotics veterinarians and work in a purpose-built clinic!

What will you be doing at our clinic:

A bit about you:

What we can offer you:

As a part of our team, you will:

A bit about our clinic: Pet Doctors St Lukes

We cater to all companion pet species, including cats, dogs, and everything in-between! We are both a companion animal and exotics practice, and our team is dedicated to providing a high standard of care. Between our 5 vets, 6 nurses, 4 animal care attendants and a dedicated client relations, we are able to cater for the specialised medical and surgical needs of birds including backyard chickens, lizards, turtles & tortoises, rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, rats, mice, and cats and dogs. Our purpose built clinic and dedicated team also offer boarding facilities for the exotic pets and a cattery. We are located in an area with plenty of parking and near a variety of shops (as well as the St Lukes mall). We are open 7 days, as we are one of the few clinics in Auckland with special facilities to care for a variety of species.

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About NVC
Our clinic is part of National Veterinary Care (NVC), a group of 97 clinics located across Australia and New Zealand. What makes us different?

National Veterinary Care believes that if we put our people first, the results will follow. We achieve this through having a highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as our General Manager – Vet Services, who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centres – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD in everything from behaviour through to orthopaedic surgery – so that you have the skills and confidence to care for every pet who comes through your clinic doors. Click here to see more! https://nvcltd.com.au/Veterinary-Training-Centre/

For further information about our clinic, please visit https://www.nzpetdoctors.co.nz/clinic/st-lukes-exotics 

If you are interested in working with a great team with plenty of support and challenging and rewarding cases, please contact Shanda Lodge via slodge@nvcltd.com.au 

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GREYMOUTH, WEST COAST - FULL TIME DAIRY

Full Time Experienced Dairy Vet

New Zealanders believe life is for living. It's about balancing a good day's work with time for family and friends.

Considering a move to our clean, beautiful country?

West Coast Vets Ltd is a progressive animal health business with clinics in Greymouth and Hokitika.  We provide an extensive range of veterinary services to dairy clients, as well as to other production animals, working dogs, companion animals and wildlife. Between the two clinics we provide veterinary services to the West Coast of the South Island, from south of Fox Glacier up to Reefton, and our farmer clients are renowned as a loyal and friendly bunch.

The West Coast has some of the best scenery New Zealand has to offer, with a wild coastline, rugged mountains and rivers and if you enjoy the outdoors, this is the place for you.

We are currently seeking an experienced and enthusiastic dairy veterinarian to join our Greymouth team on a permanent basis.
As a senior member of the clinical team, you will play a pivotal role in forging and developing relationships with our farmer clients, planning with them to meet their animal health needs over the farming calendar year.

We use Infovet to support the majority of our clients and have accreditation as Incalf advisors as well as being a Dairy NZ Body Condition Scoring practice.  We have an exceptionally well-equipped small animal treatment room, with a team who are experienced in a wide range of medical and surgical procedures including orthopaedics.

We take pride in being actively involved in the communities we serve, and run regular farmer information seminars, and support many local charities and not-for-profit organisations.

Our ideal candidate will be keen to take on or grow into a senior role within the practice, supporting and developing more junior vets, and working closely with the practice leadership team.  As part of the wider VetNZ group, whose flagship business is VetSouth, West Coast Vets can also offer opportunities to work in clinics elsewhere within New Zealand and Australia, sharing knowledge & resources, and get expert support (e.g. IT, HR) if ever required. For the right candidate, future shareholding is a very real option for consideration.

If you would like a role that provides you with variety, a great team environment and plenty of support, then you need to consider West Coast Vets as your next employer.

For more information and to apply, please contact Wendy Metcalfe by email wendym@vetsouth.co.nz or phone 0274 588 351.

See our websites www.vetsouth.co.nz and http://www.wcvets.co.nz/

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WAIHI - MIXED PRACTICE

Waihi Veterinary Services
Mixed-practice vet
Full-time
Monday - Friday

We would love to hear from you if you are a mixed practice veterinarian who would like to join our team of 4 vets, 2 nurses, a dedicated front-of-house and our team leader, who keeps us organised!

In this role, you will be helping to treat our companion animal clients in the clinic and you will be assisting our dairy vets with the large animal side of our business. Therefore, it is important that you share a passion for mixed-practice work and are capable in both areas. Of course, we have an amazing team who will support you and if you require upskilling or any further training, we will provide that for you!

The role is for 40 hours per week and as given we help clients far and wide, our team shares the on-call roster for afterhours work on a rotating basis for emergency situations. However, the clinic operates from Monday to Friday and is closed on weekends.

A bit more about you:

You are a passionate and driven vet, who has worked in a mixed-practice before and enjoys being a part of a team dedicated to providing a gold standard of service. You are confident in your abilities but are also aware of your limitations and are not shy to ask for help from your fellow vets. You are able to work afterhours as per a rotating roster and can commit to Monday - Friday shifts.

Most importantly, you are keen to be a part of our team and enjoy working in a mixed-practice environment.

A bit more about Waihi Veterinary Services:

Our clinic is dedicated to helping our local dairy farmers and local companion animal community. Between us, we have over 50 years' experience and we have created a fun culture with a family vibe. You can be you, with us!

Our clinic is fully equipped for all standard medical and surgical procedures and we have recently purchased new utes to help our large animal vets get around (in style!)

We are a part of the Pet Doctors Group, which means that we are have the support of an administration office and a Regional Manager who looks out for the operational side of the business, letting us do what we love : helping animals in need!

Waihi - A beautiful spot!

Waihi is a popular destination for those who love the outdoors; the beach; and a relaxed lifestyle. We are an extremely popular holiday spot in the summer time and a peaceful place of residence throughout the year. We are very central to the Coromandel, Waikato and Bay of Plenty! Waihi has strong community development initiatives in place, including those supporting culture and heritage, the arts and fitness and well-being. Come and join us!

If you're not from Waihi or from New Zealand, we have tailored relocation packages that we can offer you. This includes airfares; registration fees; visa support; accommodation and support throughout the process (we help you every step of the way!)

If you are interested in applying or would like some further information before you do, please email your cover letter to Cavan Palmer : talent@nzpetdoctors.co.nz

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LOWER HUTT, WELLINGTON - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL New Position

Petvet Lower Hutt is one of the leading veterinary clinics in Wellington, New Zealand. Currently we have a residency trained (fellowship credentialled) Veterinarian running the referral surgical service, an in-house feline medicine specialist, with visiting imaging and dermatology specialists and referral dental services.
We have just moved into our purpose built 400m2 clinic with a spacious ultrasound suite, endoscopy, top end digital radiography, two sterile and one non sterile theatre. We have a solid reputation for top quality service and a strong referral base from clinics throughout Wellington, the Kapiti Coast and Wairarapa.

Our clinic is looking for a Companion Animal Veterinarian to join the clinic in a full-time capacity, working 3.5 days per week plus 1 in 4 weekends and 1 in 8 additional Sundays.

Wellington, and especially the Hutt Valley, is a great place to live with everything available from top quality concerts to world class mountain bike trails, designer label shopping to cheap and intimate eateries; we have it all. Great for bringing up families and earning envy points from your friends stuck in long traffic queues overseas, this is the best capital in the world!
What we can offer you:

What you can offer us:

For further information, please visit  http://www.petvet.net.nz/   

Formal applications can be sent to Shanda Lodge, Recruitment Coordinator, via slodge@nvcltd.com.au or 0407 300 263.

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WATERLOO, LOWER HUTT - PART TIME SMALL ANIMAL New Position

We are a busy companion animal practice in Lower Hutt looking for a part-time vet for 2-3 days a week. Hours are flexible (likely to suit someone who has school-aged kids for example).

We have an excellent working environment and a very stable team of vets and nurses.

If you interested, then please get in touch with David Kettles at centralhuttvet@xtra.co.nz

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TAUPIRI, WAIKATO - FARM VET Locum July to October New Position

Franklin Vets, Taupiri
Locum Farm Vet – Franklin Vets, Taupiri, New Zealand

Due to ongoing growth, we’re looking for a well-rounded Locum Farm Vet with at least 2 years’ practical experience to join our progressive, veterinary practice, which employs 50 vets across 10 clinics. This role will be based in our Taupiri clinic.

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A confident communicator, your ability to interact and engage with our farm clients is as strong as your commitment to ensuring the optimal health and well-being of production animals. Predominantly working with dairy cattle, there will also be some sheep and beef work. 

You’ll be part of an experienced, supportive farm team, with expertise in many areas, including Mastitis, Reproduction and Nutrition. 

In addition to a competitive locum rate, including a 4x4 double cab ute, and a generous afterhours roster, you will receive mentoring and support from the wider Franklin Vets Farm Team. 

If you’re keen to develop your large animal veterinary experience, please apply online with your CV and a cover letter. 

See our website https://franklinvets.co.nz/our-clinics/taupiri/

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KING COUNTRY, TE KUITI - FULL TIME LARGE ANIMAL

Large Animal Veterinarian – Te Kuiti

The veterinary industry is changing continually, our equipment is state of the art and many of our services and products are innovative and ground breaking. We proudly provide these nationwide in modern vet clinics alongside rural and urban communities.

To help us to continue to do this and maintain our market leading position, we are looking for a Large Animal Veterinarian to roll up their sleeves and join our Te Kuiti clinic. The clinic has a great team of progressive nurses and veterinarians.  The clients are predominantly sheep and beef/dairy grazing farmers with deer also being part of the caseload. Dairy work is largely handled by other members of the local team, therefore experience would be a benefit but it is not essential. The clients are a great blend of tech savvy go-getters, and the salt of the earth who love to offer you a cup of tea and a batch of scones.

Originally a railway town, Te Kuiti promotes itself as the "Shearing Capital of the World". Home to both Colin Meads and the shearing legend David Fagan, Te Kuiti is truly heartland New Zealand. For the outdoor inclined, there are plenty of hunting opportunities, and both fresh and saltwater fishing are not too far away. Rock climbing, caving and mountain biking are all easy to access, and it isn’t far for skiing on Ruapehu in the winter.

To succeed in this role you will have:

Veterinary Enterprises Group Ltd is one of New Zealand’s largest vet companies with over 280 staff based in 20 locations across New Zealand.  Our mission is to provide exceptional service to the communities which we serve.

Watch our video https://www.youtube.com/embed/R0jMZw6KkFo

The combined knowledge pool and purchasing power of the VetEnt group guarantees our clients the best expertise and advice, competitive prices on products and product availability even in times of high demand. If you thrive on juggling a number of tasks at any one time, you will enjoy achieving in our environment.  To maintain our vision to be New Zealand's leading provider of animal health and productivity services we need you!

If you have a passion for providing innovative animal health solutions, are client centric and results driven, then this is the right role for you!

If you wish to discuss this position further, please phone Kate Gloyn on 0064 27 5414343.  Alternatively, please email your CV to careers@vetent.co.nz

More information about VetEnt can be found at www.vetent.co.nz

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ASHBURTON, CANTERBURY - FULL TIME LARGE ANIMAL, TWO POSITIONS

Large Animal Veterinarian - Ashburton

VetEnt Ashburton has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic large animal veterinarian to join our team! This is a full time position which requires a candidate who is a team player and is willing to get involved in all aspects of veterinary work.

We are looking for an energetic team player who will complement our team well.  Ashburton is a perfect location for anyone who wants the best of both worlds with access to countless outdoor recreational activities including skiing – there are several well known ski fields nearby. It is a great area for families and keen outdoor enthusiasts.

Our clinic is well equipped and has a great team of progressive nurses and veterinarians.  Our Large Animal caseload is predominantly dairy with scope to get involved with deer and sheep & beef.

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To succeed in this role you will have:

VetEnt stands for "Veterinary Enterprises Group." We are one of New Zealand's largest vet companies, and operate from 21 vet clinics around the clock. Our mission is to provide exceptional service to the communities which we serve.

Watch our video https://www.youtube.com/embed/R0jMZw6KkFo

The veterinary industry is changing continually, our equipment is state of the art and many of our services and products are innovative and ground breaking. We have a research division as well as subsidiary companies for Grazing and Mastitis Consultancy which allows our employees opportunities to grow and maximise their potential. We proudly provide our services nationwide in modern vet clinics alongside rural and urban communities.

Join our team and you will have the support of 80 vets nationwide. The combined knowledge pool and purchasing power of the VetEnt group guarantees our clients the best expertise and advice, competitive prices on products and product availability even in times of high demand. If you thrive on juggling a number of tasks at any one time, you will enjoy achieving in our environment.

To maintain our vision to be New Zealand's leading provider of animal health and productivity services we need you!

If you have a passion for providing innovative animal health solutions, are client centric and results driven, then this is the right role for you!

If you wish to discuss this position further, please phone Brett Pope on 0064 27 6156762.  Alternatively, please email your CV to careers@vetent.co.nz.

More information about VetEnt can be found at www.vetent.co.nz.

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PRACTICES FOR SALE
SMALL ANIMAL PRACTICE FOR SALE

Tauranga, New Zealand 

A well-established purpose built 1.5 vet small animal practice that still has ample room for growth in an ever developing and expanding area. Whilst mostly small animals, the practice serves lifestyle block animals too.

Please contact Shrawan Bhandari at +64 212163120 or by email shrawanbhandari@gmail.com 

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