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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.

Vet Jobs Summary: (please scroll down to see details of all jobs)

  1. North Island - Auckland N - Constellation Drive - 2 vet small animal group practice, Head Vet new
  2. North Island - Auckland N - Schnapper Rock - 12 vet small animal/referral practice, Rotating Internship Camera
  3. North Island - Auckland N - Schnapper Rock - 12 vet small animal/referral practice, ECC Camera
  4. North Island - Auckland NW - 15 vet mixed practice, small animal only position across four locations new
  5. North Island - Auckland East - Kohimarama - 3 vet small animal practice, full or part time new
  6. North Island - Auckland Central - Mount Albert - 5 vet small animal/exotics practice, full time small animal Camera
  7. North Island - Auckland SE - Mt Wellington - 5 vet small animal/ECC practice, part time ECC & full time Parental Leave Cover Camera
  8. North Island - South Auckland - Papatoetoe - 12 vet small animal practice
  9. North Island - South Auckland - Papatoetoe - 2 vet small animal practice Camera
  10. North Island - South Auckland - Manurewa - 2 vet small animal practice, 37 hour week new
  11. North Island - South Auckland - Manurewa - 2 vet small animal group practice, part time
  12. North Island - Hauraki District - Paeroa - 4 vet mixed animal group practice, full time mixed vet Camera new
  13. North Island - Tauranga - Mount Mauganui - 4 vet small animal practice, Parental Leave Cover for 5 Months new
  14. North Island - Waikato - Taupiri - 3 vet large animal group practice, full time Dairy Vet Camera new
  15. North Island - Waikato - Hamilton - small animal group practice, 10 Month Fixed Term Contract
  16. North Island - Waikato - Hamilton - small animal after hours ECC Locum Mid October to Mid November new
  17. North Island - Waikato - Matamata - 3 vet mixed practice including dairy Camera
  18. North Island - Waikato - Te Awamutu - 9 vet mixed practice, Maternity Leave Cover for up to 1 Year new
  19. North Island - Tauranga - 6 vet, small animal practice - 9 month maternity cover contract new
  20. North Island - Palmerston North - 3 vet small animal practice, full or part time
  21. North Island - Lower Hutt - 10 vet small animal practice, full time 2IC vacancy
  22. North Island - Lower Hutt - 3 vet small animal group practice, part time
  23. North or South Island - small animal group practice, Graduate Development Program
  24. South Island - Nelson - 6 vet small animal practice Camera
  25. South Island - Nth Canterbury - Waikari - 19 vet mixed practice group, Sheep & Beef Team Leader
  26. South Island - Ashburton - multivet group practice - experienced full time large animal vet Camera
  27. South Island - Christchurch - Rolleston - 3 vet, mixed practice Camera new
  28. South Island - Christchurch SW - Addington - 3 vet small animal/specialist, full/part time Specialist Surgeon
  29. South Island - Christchurch SW - Prebbleton - 6 vet small animal/equine practice, equine permanent or breeding season new
  30. South Island - Canterbury - Ashburton - 3 vet mixed group practice, full time small animal Lead position Camera
  31. South Island - Central Otago - Alexandra / Cromwell - multivet, mixed group practice
  32. South Island - Otago - Dunedin W - Mosgiel - 6 vet mixed practice Camera
  33. South Island - Otago - Dunedin - Mornington/St Kilda - 5 vet 2 clinic small animal practice new
  34. South Island - Southland Plains - Otautau - 9 vet mixed practice Camera

MATAMATA - MIXED PRACTICE

Mixed Practice Veterinarian - Matamata

Our Values: Think Team, Do the right thing, Challenge, Commit and Deliver

We are looking for an experienced (preferably 2 years +) Mixed Practice Veterinarian, with a strong dairy and companion focus to join our dedicated team.

This small, close knit, team is based in the heart of Matamata town and are waiting for their next member to join them in hitting their Animal Health career goals and to work alongside them in a fun and supportive environment.

Anexa has 12 veterinary practices throughout the Waikato and we work in strong team units at clinic level while always having the opportunity to contribute to and gain experience from the wider team. As part of the Anexa Group, this clinic values research, continuous professional development, and collaboration. 

The clinical team work alongside the vets and technicians in Cognosco, our internationally recognised research division, ensuring our clients’ needs are being met with innovative and sustainable animal health solutions. We are focused on the growth and development of our veterinarians and support them in reaching their career goals.

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If you are looking to take the next step in your career, this is a terrific opportunity in a location the boasts the benefits of both Mixed Practice development and a great lifestyle. Matamata is a busy town, home to Hobbiton and amazing bush walks. It is a stone’s throw from many lakes if water sports are your thing and is just a drive over the hill to Tauranga’s beautiful beaches.

To find out more about what this role could look like for you and how we can work together, please get in touch, we’re keen to talk.

Email Tennielle Ellingham at recruitment@anexa.co.nz, with a brief outline of your veterinary experience, some of your career goals and your ideal working arrangement and we will get in touch!

For more information about us, please visit www.anexafvc.co.nz

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PAPATOETOE, AUCKLAND - PART TIME SMALL ANIMAL

Pet Vets Papatoetoe is growing!

We are looking for a passionate veterinarian for a part time position – apply now!

Our Location

Auckland is a great city to live in where the weather is never too hot or cold. The city boasts of world class universities and schools besides stunning beaches and is well connected internationally. We are located in Papatoetoe, which is towards the South of Auckland.  Papatoetoe is a multicultural suburb and just 10 minutes from the  international airport. The clinic is located within close proximity to the 'On" and 'Off' ramp of state highway one, allowing easy access to  all parts of Auckland and beyond.

Our Team

We have very friendly team of fun loving individuals. Our nurses are amazing support for the veterinarians and try to help with lot of paper work, invoicing, etc. We have a very relaxed family atmosphere at work.

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Why choose us

The Position

How to Apply

Please send us your application, including a cover letter and resume, emailing it to office@petvets.nz.

Check out our website: www.petvets.nz

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SYLVIA PARK, SE AUCKLAND - SMALL ANIMAL/EMERGENCY, PART TIME ECC & FULL TIME PARENTAL LEAVE COVER

Do you thrive on the excitement of an interesting caseload, where you just don’t know what is coming in the door next? Or, are you enjoying general practice but seeking the next step in advancing your knowledge and experience? Are you passionate about providing comprehensive diagnostic and treatment options as well as excellent care to your patients?

If you like the sound of this, then read on… Our offer is worth your consideration!

Our dedicated A&E service has just extended our opening hours around the clock, and we are on the hunt for some additional veterinary team members on our team. With us, you will be providing emergency services from a large specialist/referral hospital in Sylvia Park, (central/east Auckland). You will see a wide spectrum of clients, and you’ll have everything you will need to offer an excellent standard of veterinary care – a great workplace culture with like minded colleagues, lots of toys, and support/consultation from your senior veterinary, specialist and management teams.

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For you, we can offer:

From you, we are looking for:

If you are looking for the opportunity to step your career up to the next level in a clinic with a fun and supportive culture, we’d love to hear from you.

We are actively recruiting for two positions, but we do welcome applications from anyone who is interested in working in our hospital.

You must be able to work legally in New Zealand to apply for this position. We are happy to assist with work visas for the right applicant, and some relocation assistance is available- just ask!

Visit our website on VSA Hospital Website and have a tour through our clinic by following this link: VSA Hospital Video.

For more information or to discuss this opportunity in confidence, please contact:
Dr Rosemary Price
E: rosemary.price@vsnz.co.nz
M: +64 21 476733.

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AUCKLAND - PAPATOETOE - SMALL ANIMALS

A position has become available in our multi-vet practice for a veterinarian to join our team at Great South Vets in Papatoetoe, Auckland.

Experienced veterinarians or new graduates are encouraged to apply.

We are a busy practice that sees a diverse range of cases.

Experienced veterinarians will have the opportunity to consolidate and upskill their skill sets.

New graduates will, in a very short time, become competent and confident in all aspects of veterinary medicine and surgery.

We create clinicians and surgeons not technicians and salesmen.
We are not under the corporate umbrella. We do not push sales targets.
We emphasise team support and have laughs and fun along the way.

Consultations, treatment and surgery are shared by all the veterinarians on a rota basis.

We expect the successful candidate to commit to at least two years with the clinic.

There is no public holiday or after-hours work as this is covered through the local after-hours clinic.

Temporary accommodation is available.

Please reply with CV to:
info@greatsouthvets.co.nz

Great South Vets
785 Great South Road
Papatoetoe, Auckland, 2025

www.greatsouthvets.co.nz

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ADDINGTON, SOUTH-WEST CHRISTCHURCH - FULL OR PART TIME SMALL ANIMAL, SPECIALIST SURGEON

Vetspecs is a dedicated, small animal specialist surgical facility and the only specialist surgical referral practice in the South Island. Our team currently has two experienced specialist surgeons on-board, from national and international waters, and a dedicated team of excellent vet nurses and support staff. We are located in central Christchurch and share a building with an after-hours clinic, allowing our patients to receive 24/7 care.

We are currently seeking a recently qualified, board eligible or experienced board-certified surgeon to join our team. We commonly use a team approach and ample opportunity exists for in-house collaboration performing advanced orthopaedic, neurological, oncologic and soft tissue surgery. Our clinic has access to the best in advanced imaging (CT, MRI) and physiotherapy rehabilitation.

We encourage and promote our surgeons’ involvement within the veterinary community, by regularly hosting continuing education events both locally and regionally.

For more information about our clinic, visit us at https://www.vetspecs.co.nz/

The role is flexible and whilst there is a demand for a full-time position over 4 days per week, we can negotiate your hours and days of work.

More about you!
Applicants must be a qualified small animal surgical specialist, with eligibility to be accepted by the ACVS, ECVS, or a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists. We will also consider applicants who are board eligible or that have newly completed a residency and are waiting to take boards. You are welcome to email us for more information about this or you can refer directly to our Veterinary Council requirements for specialist eligibility in New Zealand www.vetcouncil.org.nz

Above all else, however, we value a someone who is a team player; committed to our patients and clients; and is keen to be a part of our specialist team. We strongly believe and encourage work/life balance and try to be flexible in accommodating requests.

Why Christchurch?
Christchurch is the second biggest city in New Zealand and the largest in the South Island. It has an international airport and destinations such as Nelson, Blenheim, Queenstown and Wanaka are within driving distance. Christchurch was one of the first settlements in New Zealand and is well known for its English Heritage and history, the city is surrounded by beautiful parks and gardens which are easily accessed for cycling or walking. There is a vibrant “café culture” with numerous options including fine dining, gastro pubs, bistros, street food and award-winning wineries located in the Canterbury region.  If the great outdoors is of interest, Christchurch is very close to ski fields, tramping, beaches, floatable rivers and unique New Zealand bush and fauna.

Check out all that Christchurch has to offer here: https://www.christchurchnz.com/new-zealand/

 What we can offer you:

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 Tayla Hayes, Recruitment Team Leader, via thayes@nvcltd.com.au or 0407 300 263 or Apply Now

This position offers a negotiable base salary between ($120,000 - $180,000) (pro rata for part-time), dependent 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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ASHBURTON, CANTERBURY - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL IN MIXED PRACTICE, LEAD POSITION

Lead Companion Animal Veterinarian – Ashburton

We appreciate that one of the special things in the world is the human animal bond. But of course, you know that – that’s why you’re in this job!

We are looking for an experienced Companion Animal Veterinarian to roll up their sleeves and join our Ashburton clinic. This is a full-time position, starting immediately.

We are seeking someone who has a breadth of experience and who aspires to be a Team Leader, you will lead the small animal vet team and interact with the other members of the clinic leadership team.

You will oversee our busy small animal practice as well as immerse yourself in the day-to-day clinical caseload. You will lead a team of nurses and other companion animal vets to continue to grow and develop our modern well- resourced clinic. Treat it as your own. Relish the challenge.

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To succeed in this role you will have the following:

Excited about the possibilities yet?
You should be, because you'll be joining one of New Zealand's largest veterinary groups, so you can expect plenty of support to do your best work in the role - both in terms of resources and people - and a range of benefits. You'll step into a highly collaborative work culture that values innovation and future-focused thinking.

There's never been a better time to take the next step in your career. You'll grow your skills beyond clinical practice and work and live in a location most would envy.

If you are ready for a refreshing change of scene - in more ways than one. You'll be working in one of the most stunning areas of New Zealand. There’s a huge range of off-the-clock activities available in the region, from snow sports to hiking to fishing.

How to Apply / Contact
Has your time come?
Apply by emailing your CV and covering letter to careers@vetent.co.nz

For more information, see www.vetent.co.nz/locations/vets-ashburton.html and

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WAIKARI, NORTH CANTERBURY - FULL TIME SHEEP AND BEEF TEAM LEADER

Sheep & Beef Veterinarian Team Leader

North Canterbury Veterinary Clinics is a 4 clinic mixed practice located north of Christchurch. We have clinics in Amberley, Waikari, Culverden and Cheviot.

NCVC currently has a team of 19 vets who work closely with our CA Clinics, LA Technicians, Animal Health Representatives, and our Vet Clinic Support Teams.

We are now looking to recruit a Team Leader for our Sheep & Beef Team, which currently consists of 4 Vets, with another addition to come in the near future.

While the role will be predominantly be based in Waikari, we would expect that as Team Leader there will be some time spent within the other clinics supporting and mentoring staff.

Ideal candidates will possess the following skills and expertise

What North Canterbury Vet Clinics Ltd can offer you?

In the first instance, please email your application and CV in confidence to elaine@ncvets.co.nz

Elaine McDuff
HR Manager

Ph: 03 314 8612 ext 27
Mobile 027 534 5835

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PREBBLETON, SW CHRISTCHURCH - FULL TIME EQUINE, PERMANENT OR BREEDING SEASON New Position

Full-Time Equine Veterinarian

Prebbleton Veterinary Hospital has an opportunity for an additional Equine Veterinarian to join our team.

This position is for a full-time, permanent veterinarian, but would also consider someone who was looking for breeding season work only. Generous compensation package including full use of a phone and vehicle. The position will involve a significant amount of reproduction work during the breeding season at a large standardbred stud, as well as some mobile ambulatory work. Our practice caters to a large population of standardbred horses, as well as a growing number of sport and pleasure horses. Some experience is preferred; however, new grads would be considered as the stud work is shared with and supervised by our 2 experienced reproduction veterinarians.

We offer a cheerful working environment within our Equine & Companion Animal Practice, which consists of 6 Vets and our committed nursing staff.

The clinic has modern facilities and offers digital x-ray, ultrasound, dynamic and video endoscopy, in-house blood analyser, shockwave, isoflurane anaesthesia and a dedicated operating theatre.

Prebbleton Veterinary Hospital is in a vibrant and growing region south of Christchurch, within easy distances of the heart of Christchurch, rural Canterbury, ski fields and the beach.

If you think this opportunity may be right for you, contact Melissa to apply or discuss the position admin@prebbletonvet.co.nz or 03 3499946.

For more information, see www.prebbletonvets.com and

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OTAUTAU, SOUTHLAND PLAINS - FULL TIME MIXED

Beaches, mountains, tramping, sports, great southern food and an emphasis on life:work balance and wellness. What more could you want?

Otautau Vets Ltd are looking for another enthusiastic veterinarian to join our team of 4 full time and 5 part time vets. With our team of four Diploma-qualified Veterinary Nurses, one of whom also doubles up as a Large animal Vet Tech, we have plenty of support available for both our Vets and our patients.

We are a BestPractice accredited practice with a very varied caseload. Our dairy work load is significant, with some great clients who give us the opportunity for involvement in their business on a more intensive basis. As a result, we have vets trained in InCalf, Healthy Hoof and also with interests in Dairy Nutrition.

The practice also services a large number of sheep, beef and deer farmers and we have two veterinarians with a keen interest in this area. There is a small amount of equine work, with scope for an enthusiastic individual to increase this part of the practice.

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The companion animal side of our practice is growing and we have a good mix of challenging medicine, soft tissue and orthopaedic cases.

Whilst we are ideally looking for an experienced vet, we are able to consider a new graduate for this role.

With our multinational veterinary team, we welcome applications from overseas, but applicants must hold a veterinary degree recognised by the Veterinary Council of New Zealand.

We are located in a beautiful part of the country and although Otautau is small, it has good primary schooling and sporting facilities. Beautiful beaches are 20 minutes away, Invercargill 45 minutes away and Queenstown 2 hours away. There are no evening or weekend clinics and a good after hours roster giving you time to enjoy all the area has to offer.

We can't tell you everything here, so if you would like to find out more, please contact Louise Ingram or Jen Gordon on:
E-mail: louise@otautauvets.co.nz or jen@otautauvets.co.nz
Phone: 0064 3 225 8134

Otautau Vets Limited
PO Box 77
Otautau

For more information, see http://www.otautauvets.co.nz/ and

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SOUTH ISLAND, ASHBURTON - EXPERIENCED FULL TIME LARGE ANIMAL VET

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.

You’ll bring solid experience as a Large Animal Veterinarian and be comfortable doing all the things you’d expect, such as farm service work and surgery. As well as empathy and a focus on animal wellness, you’ll have a real flair for working with our clients and looking after them as well as their animals. While you can expect some on-call work for emergencies, you’ll also find that we’re fair and reasonable about it, and still make sure you have that all-important work-life balance.

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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.

If all this sounds like you, and you meet the conditions of the Veterinary Council of New Zealand, you could well have found your next career move.

Has your time come?

Apply by emailing your CV and covering letter to careers@vetent.co.nz

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LOWER HUTT, WELLINGTON REGION - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL, 2IC POSITION

Exciting opportunity to join a well-established clinic as a 2IC to the Lead Veterinarian.

PETVET Lower Hutt veterinary clinic is based in Wellington, New Zealand. Lower Hutt is a riverside city and is an outdoor lover’s haven with nature at your doorstep. With the capital city only a 15-minute drive away you can have the best of both worlds! Take a food tour to discover the culinary delights that Wellington has to offer. To find out more about this amazing location, please visit https://www.newzealand.com/int/lower-hutt/

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

We offer exceptional veterinary care delivered in the form of:

As we continue to grow, our clinic is looking for an experienced Veterinarian to take on the role of a 2IC to our Lead Veterinarian in a Full-time Capacity.

Work-life balance is important to us! PETVET has no after-hours as there is a dedicated after-hours clinic in Wellington. Salary is competitive and we want you to be happy with what we can offer. If leadership is an area of interest, this is a fantastic opportunity to step up into a role where hands-on support is provided.

What we can offer you:

What you can offer us:

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

National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of over 100 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 – Veterinary 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!

Sounds great! How do I apply?

Please contact Jwan Kattan, Recruitment Team Leader, via jwan.kattan@vet.partners

This position offers a negotiable base salary range of $95,000 - $120,000 (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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LOWER HUTT, WELLINGTON REGION - PART TIME SMALL ANIMAL

Animal Health Centre is a Small Animal Companion Veterinary Clinic offering a full range of medical and surgical services.

Our clients are great to deal with and we have an excellent reputation for friendly personal service, so we are looking for someone with compassion and a positive outlook who enjoys dealing with both people and animals.

Our Practice is well equipped with all the usual toys including digital X-Ray, Ultrasound, ECG, BP monitor, IDEXX lab, Pulse-ox, Respiratory monitor, IV pumps, Air-conditioned work areas, etc.

You will be working alongside other experienced professionals in a friendly supportive team comprised of 3 vets and 4 nurses that can provide you with collegial support.

The Location

We are located in Lower Hutt City, 15 minutes’ drive from Wellington CBD.

The Role

For further information apply online or contact Jwan Kattan on jwan.kattan@vet.partners

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HAMILTON, WAIKATO - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL, 10 MONTH FIXED TERM CONTRACT

Pet Doctors Hamilton is located in the Waikato region of the North Island, New Zealand. This city sits along the Waikato River and is well known for its scenic nature, beautiful cafes and fun nightlife! In your spare time, visit the Waikato Museum, Hamilton Zoo and Hamilton Gardens. Take a day trip out to the Waitomo Caves and view the internationally famous glow work caves! Being 45 minutes from east and west coast beaches in summer and just over an hour from the Ski fields in winter, one thing is for sure, you won’t be bored in Hamilton! For more information on this stunning location with plenty of things to do and see, please visit https://www.newzealand.com/int/hamilton/

Pet Doctors Hamilton is a group of established companion animal clinics operating from four clinics located in Dinsdale, Flagstaff, Hillcrest and Tristram Street. Our teams pride themselves on high standards of care and exceptional customer service

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Companion Animal Veterinarian to join our busy team on a 10 Month Fixed-Term Contract. This role is perfect for an overseas candidate looking to spend some time in beautiful New Zealand or a local Kiwi looking to try something different! If you know someone else who would be perfect for this role, apply together!!

What’s on offer?

What we are looking for:

For further information about our clinics, please visit: https://www.nzpetdoctors.co.nz/

About Us
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!

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 hear from you.

Please contact Jwan Kattan, Recruitment Specialist, via jwan.kattan@vet.partners or 027 213 9518 or Apply Now.

This position offers a negotiable base salary range of $70,000 - $95,000 (pro rata for the length of the contract and part-time hours), 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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HAMILTON, WAIKATO - SMALL ANIMAL AFTER HOURS EMERGENCY New Position Locum Mid October to Mid November

Locum Veterinarian Position at Waikato After Hours Veterinary Hospital

Have you always wanted to gain more experience in Emergency work?  Are you keen to work with a supportive team, practice a high standard of care and see interesting and rewarding cases?

The Waikato Afterhours Veterinary Hospital has a vacancy for a short term locum cover for 2/3 shifts per week from mid-October to mid-November. This is an awesome opportunity to extend your emergency skills and get better work stories.

We are a passionate and motivated team of experienced Veterinarians and Veterinary Nurses, dedicated to providing a high standard of care to our patients at all times of the night.  We are a well-equipped practice which includes a full in house lab, digital x-ray, ultrasound, CT scanner and multi parameter monitoring equipment.  We also have access to a registered Emergency and Critical Care Specialist who works in our sister clinic, The Referral Centre, next door during the day.  Previous emergency experience is not essential, but you will need to be confident with fundamentals of day practice to cope with the more challenging Emergency and Critical Care work.

There is a comfortable flat above the clinic for the vet rostered on to use. 

The remuneration is attractive and there is also a bonus system in place.  The team culture is supportive, dedicated and enthusiastic.

Applicants must have a current New Zealand Practicing certificate and Work Visa to apply and position.

If you have any questions or wish to express an interest, please email clinicmanager@wavh.co.nz

Check us out on www.wavh.co.nz  or

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SCHNAPPER ROCK, AUCKLAND - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL ECC

Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian Wanted!

Animal Referral Centre, North Shore Auckland

About Us:

Animal Referral Centre (ARC) is a busy, growing, private small animal specialist/emergency practice established in 2016. We are independently owned and operated and have specialists in small animal surgery, internal medicine, cardiology and diagnostic imaging.

Our after hours caseload is varied and interesting, consisting of a mixture of primary access and referral cases from practices in Auckland and beyond. A high proportion of our clients have pet insurance.

We have all the equipment you would expect in a modern veterinary hospital including full in-house lab suite with Radiometer, multiparameter patient monitors, digital radiography, ultrasound, endoscopy, mechanical ventilation, on site CT, Hydro Physio underwater treadmill and dedicated cat and dog receptions, consulting rooms and wards.

We strive to have a cohesive, friendly work environment and encourage collaboration between our specialist and emergency teams to ensure the highest possible standards of patient care are achieved.

The clinic is located in Auckland, New Zealand's largest city and home to 1.5 million people. In Auckland, fantastic beaches, hiking trails and national parks are only half an hour away. The climate is sunny, there is a background rhythm of Polynesian culture and a passion for outstanding food, wine and shopping.

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About You:

You are a veterinarian with a minimum of two years’ experience in small animal practice (or completion of an internship) with a passion for emergency and critical care (ECC). Experience in an emergency clinic would be advantageous but not necessarily required.

You are a team player with excellent communication skills and a commitment to providing outstanding patient care. You are motivated, adaptable and have a positive attitude.

The Position:

We are looking for a permanent full time ECC veterinarian. The roster for this position will involve rotating shifts, including nights, weekends and weekday daytimes. During the weekday shifts there is the opportunity to work alongside our specialist team to improve your skill set in an area or area(s) of your choice.

Continuing education in the field of veterinary emergency and critical care is supported and encouraged.

Why work for ARC?

To apply, please send a cover letter and CV to Rachel.gebbie@arcvets.co.nz or for more information phone (09) 2815 815.

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TE AWAMUTU, WAIKATO - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL MATERNITY LEAVE COVER New Position

Full time Companion Animal Maternity Leave Locum.

We require and experienced full time companion animal vet to provide cover for up to 1 year from mid October 2020.

VE Vets is an established owner operated mixed practice employing 9 veterinarians based in the busy town of Te Awamutu that is Best Practice Accredited. 

The companion animal practice is well equipped with Idexx, Digital radiology system, a dental machine plus monitoring equipment for surgery and hospital care. We have a varied and steady case load of medical and surgical presentations with qualified vet nurses to assist and a senior vet to work alongside daily.

There is no requirement for after hours work to cover companion animals but there is a Saturday morning clinic that is shared. Remuneration will be competitive and consistent with experience. 

To apply for this position, send your CV to our Administrator, Sandra Rodgers at vet@vevets.co.nz

www.vevets.co.nz

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MOSGIEL, WESTERN DUNEDIN - FULL TIME MIXED

Murrays Veterinary Clinic
Mixed Animal Vet
Full Time

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

Our growing client base of small and large animal caseload means we are seeking qualified, experienced staff to fulfill an additional permanent position.

We currently employ 6 veterinarians, 12 support staff and 2 dog groomers. We are a very well-equipped practice that offers clients a wide range of productive animal, lifestyle farm, equine and companion animal services. This is a busy practice with varied and interesting caseloads.

This position requires a vet to undertake mixed animal workload within our practice and is suitable for a full-time experienced vet.

The team is passionate about delivering excellent animal health services to all our clients through working together as an effective and efficient team.

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Renumeration and benefits will reflect experience.

So, if you are looking for change in lifestyle, career move please forward your CV and covering letter to

Margie Murray
Practice Manager
Murrays Veterinary Clinic
10 Dukes Road South
RD 2
Mosgiel 9092
thevet@xtra.co.nz

For more information, see murraysvetmosgiel.co.nz and facebook_logo

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MORNINGTON/ST KILDA, DUNEDIN - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL ACROSS TWO LOCATIONS New Position

Full-time Companion Animal Veterinarian

Our friendly and supportive team at Mornington & St Kilda vet clinics in Dunedin is looking for an experienced Veterinarian.

We have a vacancy for a companion animal Veterinarian to work in our Practice. We are looking for an experienced vet to join a strong team in a well-established hospital.

We deal mainly with companion animals and are part of a five vet, two clinic practice. Both clinics are accredited to BESTPRACTICE™ companion animal clinic standards.

Our clinics are purpose built and well equipped with Iddex, Ultrasound, Pulse Oximeter, Endoscope, Digital X-ray and Computerized Records.

Afterhours is shared with other Dunedin practices on a roster basis. Weekends are worked on a roster basis 1 in 5 approximately and two days the following week are taken in lieu.

Dunedin is on the doorstep of some of the most beautiful countryside in New Zealand and is within an easy drive of really good mountain biking, tramping, hiking and skiing areas plus NZ’s premier adventure tourism areas for all your leisure time. There are no traffic problems in Dunedin, everything is 10 minutes’ drive away.

If you are interested in joining our friendly team contact Jwan Kattan on 0272139518 or jwan.kattan@vet.partners

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NEW ZEALAND - GRADUATE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

Expressions of Interest
Veterinarian Graduate Development Program

Overview

2020 has been an extraordinary year for everyone. For us, at VetPartners, we have been busy welcoming NVC into our family and revolutionising our Veterinarian Graduate Development Program for 2021.

Expressions of Interest are now sought for Veterinarian graduate positions across our 243 Australian and New Zealand hospitals and practices. Whether you join one of our independent practices or join one of the larger groups in our network (AdelaideVet, NVC, Pet Doctors, Vets4Pets and Vetwest), you will receive unparalleled mentoring and formal training that will provide you with an excellent foundation for your veterinarian career.

We’ve designed the program to give veterinarian graduates like you the clinical knowledge and training you’ll need to pursue your future career aspirations. You’ll participate in an 18-month Development Program combining hands-on clinical experience, on the job learning with formal training opportunities.  You’ll be in a stimulating graduate position that offers training and support and have an employer who wants to develop your skills and resilience.

On top of a competitive salary and benefits, you will deepen your knowledge through structured learning. As part of the Graduate Program, you’ll be supported by a Graduate Manager, Veterinary Manager and immediate in-clinic supervisor to provide guidance and constructive feedback.

The Program at a glance

We’ve designed the Veterinarian Graduate Program to give final year students and recent graduates a structured and supportive pathway into the workforce. Supporting you through structured training, supportive clinical environments, informal and formal on-the-job learning, and regular check-ins with mentors. More importantly we’ll provide you with the tools and techniques you’ll need to deal with everyday life in clinic, including resilience techniques, consult techniques, and client relationship building.

Supportive Clinical Role from Day One

Focus on preparing for the workforce

Professional Development

Assured Performance & Competence

Comprehensive Financial Rewards and Benefits

About you

The graduate program is open to final year of study or recent graduates of a recognised Australian and New Zealand Veterinary University. 

With over 4000 staff across three countries, access to NVA in America and a desire to preserve amazing community-based practices’ independent culture and clinical standards, we operate on a scale few can rival. As a graduate employee you will have access to network and learn off the most highly regarded Veterinarians and Specialists in the region, sharing their clinical expertise and points of views to enrich your experience.
Application Process

To submit an Expression of Interest please submit your CV with and a cover letter introducing yourself. Your cover letter should outline your career aspirations and your ideal first role / locations you are looking for.

You will be looking to work for an employer who celebrates diversity and is invested in providing you with a strong foundation for a challenging and rewarding career as a veterinarian. We will look beyond your academic record, and look to understand:

Key Dates:

For further information apply online or email  careers@vetpartners.com.au

Derek Del Simone
Recruitment Director
+61 417 202 998

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NELSON - SMALL ANIMALS

Stoke Veterinary Hospital is located in Stoke, Nelson. Nelson is a vibrant seaside city that offers fantastic beaches, amazing food, an active arts community and access to some of the most spectacular National Parks in New Zealand. It’s a location for everyone and a magnet for outdoor enthusiasts and adventurers offering incredible beaches nestled against the northern end of the Southern Alps.

The Stoke Hospital has been servicing the Nelson community for the past 30 years in our purpose-built facility on Songer Street. We are proud to support the local and wider community with all their families companion animal needs.

Our team are very experienced, highly skilled and many came specially to live in this fantastic area of NZ to access all that the great outdoors and Nelson’s relaxed lifestyle and climate has to offer -work life balance is important to us! Our team are focussed on delivering high standards of medical and surgical care and excellence in client service.

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We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Full-Time Veterinary Surgeon to join our friendly team. We are looking for someone with the 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 https://stokevets.co.nz/

Who is National Veterinary Care?

National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of 100 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 keeping  clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions and 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://veterinarytrainingcentre.com.au/  

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 Jwan Kattan, Recruitment Specialist, via jwan.kattan@vet.partners.

This position offers a negotiable base salary range of $70,000 - $100,000 (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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MOUNT ALBERT, INNER SOUTH-WEST AUCKLAND - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL

Pet Doctors Auckland (St Lukes) is located in magnificent New Zealand. Auckland is based between two large harbours in the Northern Island. Visit the iconic Sky Tower which has panoramic views of the city as well as bungee jumping for the adventurous! Paddle out to a dormant volcano on a kayak and climb to the summit to behold breath taking views across the harbour and the city. If you wish to learn more about this location, please visit https://www.aucklandnz.com/visit/discover/top-10s/10-things-you-can-only-do-in-auckland

Pet Doctors St Lukes has an opportunity for a full-time Veterinarian to join our team!

Our clinic is a small animal clinic that also practices exotics medicine. This position is for a Companion Animal Veterinarian who is keen to work in our purpose-built clinic in Auckland. Exotics experience is not required. This is full-time, permanent position. The clinic is open 7 days and there will be some rostered weekend work. There will be no after-hours services required.

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 4 vets, 7 nurses, 4 animal care attendants and two dedicated client relations officers, 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.

A bit about you:

What’s on offer:

About NVC
Our clinic is part of National Veterinary Care (NVC), a group of over 100 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!

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 Apply Now or contact Tayla Hayes, Recruitment Team Leader, via thayes@nvcltd.com.au or 0407 300 263.

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MANUREWA, SOUTH AUCKLAND - PART TIME SMALL ANIMAL

Veterinarian
Job No: NVC612

Location: Manurewa

Pet Doctors Manurewa is located in Manurewa, a major suburb in south Auckland, New Zealand. Auckland is based between two large harbours in the Northern Island. Visit the iconic Sky Tower which has panoramic views of the city as well as bungee jumping for the adventurous! Paddle out to a dormant volcano on a kayak and climb to the summit to behold breath taking views across the harbour and the city. Visit SEALIFE and meet some penguins and other underwater animals! Discover the Maori culture and learn all there is to know about their way of life. If you wish to learn more about this location, please visit https://www.aucklandnz.com/visit/discover/top-10s/10-things-you-can-only-do-in-auckland

Pet Doctors Manurewa is a small animal veterinary practice providing veterinary service at the highest level, with an established core of committed clients. Our clinic has been part of the community for over 40 years and we cater to all of South Auckland including the suburbs of Manurewa, Manukau, Takanini, Papakura, Drury, Waiuku and Pukekohe.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Veterinarian to join our dedicated team in a busy, energetic, environment with a varied caseload and commitment clients. This is a part-time role, offering approximately 27 hours per week worked over three weekdays, plus 1 in 3 Saturdays.

The clinic is equipped with diagnostic ultrasound, in house laboratory and digital x-rays. In this role you will be provided with an opportunity to advance your skills and knowledge through industry leading educational opportunities.

What we can offer you:

What you can offer us:

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

About Us
National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of nearly 100 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!

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

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 Tayla Hayes, Recruitment Team Leader, via thayes@nvcltd.com.au or 0407 300 263 or Apply Now.

This position offers a negotiable base salary range of $60,000 - $85,000 (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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CHRISTCHURCH, ROLLESTON - FULL TIME MIXED VET (80% SMALL ANIMAL) New Position

Full Time Veterinarian Required
Christchurch, New Zealand

Our team is seeking a full-time, permanent Veterinarian to join our enthusiastic and skilled clinical team, in our purpose built facility. We offer a high standard of patient care and are able to offer advanced diagnostics, as well as surgical and medical treatments, in a clinic that has been practicing for 20 years. The clinic provides a variety of diagnostic equipment including endoscopy, ultrasound, ECG, radiography, fluoroscopy and arthroscopy, with access to advanced imaging modalities.

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The role will be predominantly small animal work (80%) with some large animal and equine practice, including a 1 in 3 Saturday half day shift doing small animal consults and 1 in 5 week large animal on call. A practice vehicle will be available for work related use.

Suitable applicants should have a high standard and progressive clinical outlook, ideally with a minimum of 2 years clinical experience but all applicants will be considered, including sole small animal vets. Professional development is encouraged to provide the best possible standard of care, and some training and development is available in house.
An initial 3-month trial period would apply to assess suitability of the role, for both parties.

Expressions of interest to:

Nick Page
Rolleston Veterinary Services Ltd.
5 Brookside Road
Rolleston 7614
Canterbury

Email: info@rollyvets.co.nz

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AUCKLAND - SMALL ANIMAL

Pet Doctors Manurewa is located in Manurewa, a major suburb in south Auckland, New Zealand. Auckland is based between two large harbours in the Northern Island. Visit the iconic Sky Tower which has panoramic views of the city as well as bungee jumping for the adventurous!  Paddle out to a dormant volcano on a kayak and climb to the summit to behold breath taking views across the harbour and the city. Visit SEALIFE and meet some penguins and other underwater animals! Discover the Maori culture and learn all there is to know about their way of life. If you wish to learn more about this location, please visit https://www.aucklandnz.com/visit/discover/top-10s/10-things-you-can-only-do-in-auckland

Pet Doctors Manurewa is a small animal veterinary practice providing veterinary service at the highest level, with an established core of committed clients.  Our clinic has been part of the community for over 40 years and we cater to all of South Auckland including the suburbs of Manurewa, Manukau, Takanini, Papakura, Drury, Waiuku and Pukekohe.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Veterinarian to join our dedicated team in a busy, energetic, environment with a varied caseload and commitment clients. This is a part-time role, offering approximately 37 hours per week worked over four weekdays, plus 1 in 3 Saturdays.

The clinic is equipped with diagnostic ultrasound, in house laboratory and digital x-rays. In this role you will be provided with an opportunity to advance your skills and knowledge through industry leading educational opportunities. 

What we can offer you:

What you can offer us:

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

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 Jwan Kattan, Recruitment Specialist, via jwan.kattan@vet.partners 

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 we seek 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.

** These benefits are offered at the discretion of NVC and do not form part of the Employment Conditions

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TAUPIRI, WAIKATO - FULL TIME DAIRY VET New Position

Dairy Vet – Franklin Vets, Taupiri

Franklin Vets is a well-established, progressive veterinary practice employing over 50 vets across 10 clinics servicing the South Auckland, North Waikato, Thames and Coromandel districts.  To support ongoing growth we’re looking for a well-rounded Farm Vet with at least 3 years’ practical experience to join our team of 4 farm vets in Taupiri.

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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. The role has a focus on dairy cattle medicine with a small amount of beef work and the odd alpaca and goat.

Supported by a large team of proactive farm vets with expertise in many areas, you will bring your own area of interest to the team, whether that be mastitis, lameness, herd health or bull fertility.

In addition to a competitive salary and benefits, including a 4x4 double cab ute, you will receive on-going mentoring and support from the wider Franklin Vets Farm Team.  Afterhours is shared equally between a team of five, with no small animal work.

We pride ourselves on being a progressive practice, able to offer significant opportunities to the right people.  For more information on our practice visit our careers page www.franklinvets.co.nz/careers  If you’re keen to develop your dairy veterinary career please apply online with your CV and a cover letter,

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

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KOHIMARAMA, AUCKLAND - FULL OR PART TIME SMALL ANIMAL New Position

Part-Time Companion Animal Veterinarian

Kohimarama Veterinary Clinic is located in Auckland’s desirable Eastern Suburbs. We have the equivalent of three full-time veterinarians and a team of qualified nurses and office staff.

We require an experienced veterinarian, with at least two years’ experience in companion animal practice, who is dedicated to offering our patients the best of care and developing a culture of excellence.

The position is for 2 to 3 days a week, but can be full-time for the right applicant, and includes shared weekends but no afterhours work.The position is available from September 2020.

Kohimarama Veterinary Clinic is a well-equipped modern practice with excellent surgical and dental facilities. Our clients are well-informed and motivated to do the best for their pets, which makes managing cases interesting and challenging.

Excellent peer support is available and we work together as a close team. Continuing education and specialisation is encouraged and supported.

If you are interested in working in a progressive, privately owned, modern practice, that practises high quality medicine, please send your CV and references to:

russellt@kohivet.co.nz

www.kohivet.co.nz

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PAEROA, HAURAKI DISTRICT - FULL TIME MIXED ANIMAL New Position

Mixed Practice Vet – Franklin Vets Paeroa

Continued growth means we’re looking for a well-rounded Vet to fill this role servicing both farm and companion animal clients from our Paeroa clinic. If you’re a Vet with at least 2 years’ practical experience with an interest in both dairy and companion animal work we need you to join our progressive and growing mixed animal practice, which employs 50 vets across 10 clinics.

A confident communicator, you’ll be known for your positive personality and patient manner.  Your ability to interact and engage with our farm services clients will be as strong as your passion for individual companion animal care. Supported by a large team of vets with specific skills across dairy, equine and companion animal. There is the ability to tailor a role to suit individual preferences.

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Located at our Paeroa branch you will have access to digital x-ray, inhouse Idexx lab gear and Infovet. You will be part of a thriving rural community, close to the beaches of the Coromandel peninsula and the bright lights of Hamilton and Auckland.
In addition to a competitive salary and benefits, you will receive on-going mentoring and support from the wider Franklin Vets Team. 

We pride ourselves on being a progressive practice, able to offer significant opportunities to the right people.

For more information on our practice visit our careers page www.franklinvets.co.nz/careers  If you’re keen to develop your farm veterinary career please apply online with a cover letter and your CV.

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

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AUCKLAND - SMALL ANIMAL HEAD VET

Petstock Vet Constellation Drive is hiring!

PETstock VET Constellation Drive is looking for an experienced Head Veterinarian to lead our team – apply now!


Our Location – the best place to be in NZ
Come to Auckland, where the sun shines for more than 2000 hours a year and it never gets too hot or too cold! With world class schooling and university facilities, stunning property to purchase and a relaxed lifestyle we don’t think there’s anywhere else we’d rather be! Our clinic is located in the North Shores of Auckland and not far from the beautiful coastline at Mairangi Bay so it is easy to hit the beach before or after work or travel into the city for a wide range of entertainment options.

Our Team – more like a family
Join our team and become part of our vibrant family. We have a fabulous practice manager and an amazing team of Nurses, several of whom have special interests. Dr Ninke is our associate vet and has a passion for all things behaviour. Our team spirit and culture are really important to us at PETstock Vet and we would love you to become a part of that! Click here to see our clinic team and our facilities.

Why we are different – purpose-built hospital and brand-new equipment
All our hospitals are located within PETstock stores. This means you see your patients more than just once a year for a quick vaccination, as they stop by for a chat or a pat whenever they come into the store. We also have a great retail team next door to help sell the non-veterinary products, so that you can focus on delivering excellent medicine.

Our amazing staff discounts mean that staff pets usually have all the latest treats and toys. Our hospitals are purpose built and fitted with brand new equipment. We also have a veterinary support team at head office, who are all Vets and Nurses themselves. All PETstock Veterinarians have the clinical freedom to determine best practice medicine for their patients.
 
The Position – our ideal candidate
We are looking for a full-time Head Veterinarian who wants to work with and manage a team that love their jobs and have a passion for delivering world class patient care. Our ideal candidate is fun, organised, communicates well with the team and loves to build relationships with the clients. You will need a minimum of five years’ experience in small animal general practice and soft tissue surgery.

In return, we are offering:

We are ideally looking to fill this role on a full-time basis but may be flexible to consider part-time employment for the right candidate.

How to Apply
If this exciting opportunity sounds like the perfect role for you then please send us your application, including a cover letter and resume, by clicking the APPLY NOW button or emailing it to alison.kemp@petstockvet.com.au. For more information call Alison Kemp on +61 400 047 439.

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PALMERSTON NORTH, MANAWATU-WHANGANUI REGION - FULL OR PART TIME SMALL ANIMAL

Palmerston North, home to Massey University, is a vibrant, youthful city set at the foot of the Tararua Mountain Range, with forested hills and native bushland. Our location surrounds offer majestic gorges, rugged beaches, sweeping mountain ranges and glow worm caves, all accessible within one day. And then there’s the coffee, golf by cable car, boutique shopping, and street art! For more information on our stunning location, please visit
https://www.manawatunz.co.nz/loved-by-the-locals-palmerston-north/

At Pet Doctors Palmerston North, we have a team of four Vets, six Nurses, two support staff members and two cattery attendants.  We pride ourselves on delivering high standards of care and exceptional customer service. Our clinic cat, Blackie, keeps the dogs in line and is very good at fooling team members into believing she has not been fed.

An exciting opportunity exists for a Veterinarian to join our wonderful team and contribute to our busy clinic!   We are ideally looking for someone to commit to 80 hours per fortnight, but we are open to receiving all applications.

Being part of National Veterinary Care means we can offer you:

What you can offer us:

For more information please visit https://www.nzpetdoctors.co.nz/clinic/palmerston-north and www.nvcltd.com.au

National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of nearly 100 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 keeping our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions and through our Veterinary Training Centres – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD for our teams 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! 

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 Tayla Hayes, Recruitment Team Leader, via thayes@nvcltd.com.au or 0407 300 263 or Apply Now.

This position offers a negotiable base salary range of $65,000 - $85,000 (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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NW AUCKLAND - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL IN MIXED PRACTICE, WORKING ACROSS FOUR LOCATIONS New Position

Vets North have an exceptional opportunity for an experienced Small Animal Vet to join the team. If you are passionate about helping animals & your community and are looking for career advancement in a progressive practice with all the toys then this may be the role for 2020!

Vets North operate clinics in Kumeu, 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:

For the more challenging cases, we work closely with a consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon & Ultra Sonographer. Our clinics are equipped with all the best technology and equipment.

This role is full time, however no after hours work is required - 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. Additionally we are eager to see you advance your education and training, and we offer Continued Professional Development payments & funding for special interests in order for you to follow your passions and advance your career.

In addition, we will pay for all NZVA & Vet Council registrations. Our Vet team meets regularly & we encourage collegial collaboration.

We are accepting applications, and ready to have confidential conversations now - relocation candidates are encouraged to apply, we will wait for you!

Call Tricia on +64 27 252 2117 for a chat, and apply now to get underway.
https://www.livehire.com/job/stsgroup/JXDJQ

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CENTRAL OTAGO, CROMWELL/ALEXANDRA - MIXED

Mixed Animal Veterinarian  - Alexandra/Cromwell

We appreciate that one of the special things in the world is the human animal bond. But of course, you know that – that’s why you’re in this job!

We’re looking for an experienced Mixed Animal Veterinarian who understands the big role that animals play in people’s lives and someone who is focused predominantly on companion animals. New graduates will be considered.

You’ll bring solid experience as a Mixed Animal Veterinarian and be comfortable doing all the things you’d expect, such as consultations, clinical diagnosis, farm service work and surgery. As well as empathy and a focus on animal wellness, you’ll have a real flair for working with our clients and looking after them as well as their animals. While you can expect some on-call work for emergencies, you’ll also find that we’re fair and reasonable about it, and still make sure you have that all-important work-life balance.

Our Alexandra and Cromwell clinics collaborate with the other local VetEnt clinics in the region and you also benefit from the ability to leverage the collegial networks and support structures from across the national company, meaning you have the benefit of a wider team, while focussing on growing your own part of the business.

In return, you’ll find an array of career advancement opportunities including training support, CPD, clinic exchanges and involvement in our subsidiary operations such as FarmCare, VetEnt Research and PureMilk. You’ll have access to the latest technology in a well-equipped practice and a combined pool of knowledge from a network of supportive and collaborative vets all over New Zealand.

That’s because VetEnt is one of New Zealand’s largest veterinary groups, and we’re all united by our passion for animal care. Based in Alexandra/Cromwell, in the heart of Central Otago, you’ll be able to make the most of your life off the clock, as well. All the scenery and outdoor sports that the South Island is famous for are outside your door – and you’ll be welcomed into a friendly small-town community with a relaxed lifestyle. So it’s definitely a role that will allow you to do your best vet work.

If all this sounds like you, you’re keen to lead a small team, and you meet the conditions of the Veterinary Council of New Zealand, you could well have found your next career move.

Has your time come?

Apply by emailing your CV and covering letter to careers@vetent.co.nz

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MOUNT MAUNGANUI, TAURANGA - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL, PARENTAL LEAVE COVER FOR 5 MONTHS New Position

Bayfair & Papamoa Vets is looking for a Veterinarian to join our experienced team on a 5 month FT Maternity leave position with the view to go permanent.

Our Practice:
Are you a Veterinarian who enjoys the outdoors? Mount Maunganui offers you an excellent lifestyle, you can surf, swim, play golf, shop, dine or simply relax and soak up the relaxed atmosphere.

The experienced and passionate team at Bayfair & Papamoa Vets, have been providing quality care to animals in the Mount Maunganui and Papamoa region for almost 32 years.

Our two well-equipped clinics offer:

Hours:

Our Benefits:

The ideal candidate:

If you’re interested in this vacancy, please contact Jwan Kattan on jwan.kattan@vet.partners for a confidential discussion.

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SCHNAPPER ROCK, NORTH AUCKLAND - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL/REFERRAL, ROTATING INTERNSHIP

ROTATING INTERNSHIP IN SMALL ANIMAL SURGERY, INTERNAL MEDICINE, RADIOLOGY AND EMERGENCY

About us
Animal Referral Centre (ARC) is a busy, growing, private small animal referral practice established in 2016. It is independently owned and operated and has specialists in a range of disciplines including small animal internal medicine, surgery and radiology as well as a visiting cardiologist and a team of experienced emergency veterinarians. The caseload is varied and interesting, consisting of a mixture of referral cases from practices in Auckland and beyond, as well as primary (emergency) cases.

The clinic has a full in-house lab suite, multiparameter patient monitors, digital radiography, ultrasound, endoscopy, fluoroscopy, CT and a rehabilitation and hydrotherapy suite. There are dedicated cat and dog receptions, consulting rooms and wards. MRI and radiation therapy are available offsite.

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The Programme
An exciting opportunity exists for 2 veterinarians (new or recent graduate) seeking to further progress their careers. We are offering a 13-month fixed term rotating internship starting in December 2020 and ending in January 2022. The internship involves rotations through the Internal Medicine, Surgery, Radiology and Emergency departments.

As part of this role you will have the opportunity to grow your knowledge and skills through daily hospital rounds, interaction with our specialist team, regular journal club and internal training sessions. A mentor for the duration of the programme will be assigned, depending on the intern’s area of interest. This mentorship will help the intern in their professional development and career progression as a veterinarian. The preparation of a case report or other manuscript suitable for peer-reviewed publication will be strongly encouraged and supported.

The internship will provide the foundations for a high level of competency in all aspects of small animal practice. The intern will have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and skills in a supportive, cohesive environment. We are a 24-hour practice, and our successful applicant is required to work some evenings, overnights, weekends and public holidays.

To succeed in this role, you will possess the following:

Our successful candidate will have access to:

If this role is the next step in your career, please send your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability for the position to:

Rachel Gebbie BVSc MANZCVS
rachel.gebbie@arcvets.co.nz

Closing date: 31 August 2020

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

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BAY OF PLENTY, TAURANGA - FULL TIME SMALL ANIMAL - 9 MONTH CONTRACT New Position

Veterinarian – Maternity Contract

We have an exciting opportunity within our friendly Barkes Corner Veterinary Clinic in Tauranga for an experienced Small Animal Veterinarian. This is a 9 Month Fixed Term Contract with a view to extend.

About Us 
  
Barkes Corner Veterinary Clinic is a spacious, well equipped and purpose-built veterinary hospital.

Our friendly vet clinics and staff are passionate about healing, rehabilitating and protecting animals from illness, injury and pain. We have a range of quality facilities in both clinics allowing us to provide medical, surgical, dental and emergency care for your pets.

We have the hospital facilities & equipment to provide a wide range of services including:

Practice's hours

Mon & Thu 10:30am – 8pm, Tue, Wed & Fri 8 am to 5:30 pm and Sat 9 am to 4 pm. No Sundays, occasional On-call hours. Saturdays worked will incur a day in lieu the following week.

The Role

For further information apply online or contact Jwan Kattan, Talent Specialist, on 027 213 9518 or on Jwan.Kattan@vet.partners

www.barkesvet.co.nz

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