Equine Vacancies

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  1. UK - Gloucestershire - Tetbury - 7 vet equine practice, Reproduction, Permanent or Seasonal new
  2. NZ - Auckland NW - Kumeu - 15 vet 3 clinic equine practice new
  3. QLD - Brisbane - Brisbane Region - mobile equine vet practice, Ambulatory Equine vet
  4. QLD - Gold Coast - Bundall - 2 vet equine practice photos new
  5. QLD - Gold Coast - Bundall - 3 vet equine practice New Graduates welcomephotos new
  6. QLD - Scenic Rim - Beaudesert - 17 vet equine/mixed practice New Graduates welcome photos
  7. NSW - New England North West - Castle Doyle - 1.5 equine practice, new or recent grad New Graduates welcome photos
  8. NSW - New England - Tamworth Equine Vet Centre - 3 vet New Graduates welcomephotos
  9. NSW - Newcastle - Broadmeadow - 11 vet equine practice photos
  10. NSW - Central Coast - Mardi - 4 vet equine practice New
  11. NSW - Sydney NW - Agnes Banks - 13 vet equine practice, Equine/Vet Assistant to Specialist photos
  12. VIC - Coastal SW - Warrnambool - 5 vet equine practice New Graduates welcome photos New
  13. VIC - Shire of Strathbogie - Mangalore - 4 vet equine practice
  14. TAS - Derwent Valley - 3 vet mixed animal practice, Equine Vet new
  15. SA - Edge of Adelaide Hills - Mount Pleasant - 4 vet equine practicephotos
  16. WA - Perth E - Ascot - 8 vet equine practice
  17. WA - Bunbury - 8 vet small animal/equine practice photos


Wyong Equine Clinic is now looking for a full time experienced equine practitioner to join our team. A minimum of 3 years equine practice experience is preferable, ideally with reproductive experience.

Our clinic is an ambulatory equine centre, with a fairly even spread of racing & performance horses, as well as stud work & pleasure horses.

We are located on the beautiful Central Coast of NSW just 15 minutes from the beach. The Central Coast is located an hour between Sydney and Newcastle and is an hour drive from the Hunter Valley. Our clinic is equipped with digital x-ray units, video and portable endoscopic equipment, ultrasound and dental power floats etc.

Our team consists of 4 full-time equine veterinarians who work 4 days a week and share on call (current roster 1 in 4). Our veterinarians are experienced, work well as a team and are willing to provide advice and mentoring. A work car, fuel allowance and phone are included. Annual memberships and CPD provided.

For more information or to apply, please contact Dr Brett Jones or Lauren Gough on 0418 299 938 or office@wyongequineclinic.com.au

For more information, see www.wyongequineclinic.com and 

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Full-Time Equine Veterinarian

A unique opportunity has arisen to join the team at Ascot Equine Veterinarians in sunny Perth, Western Australia!

About us: Ascot Equine Veterinarians is a dedicated team of highly qualified equine veterinarians with extensive experience; including two specialist surgeons and an internal medicine specialist. We are a progressive and fully equipped equine veterinary practice, with full surgical facilities, that provides first opinion, emergency, and referral services for all equids in the Greater Perth region. Our extensive range of equipment includes multiple digital radiography units, a range of ultrasound units, a range of endoscopes (including gastroscope and overground endoscope), arthroscopy, laparoscopy, shockwave, motorised dentistry, telemetric ECG, and in-house laboratory services.

The hospital is based in Ascot on the mighty Swan River, close to Perth city, a 15-minute drive to the Swan Valley and Perth Hills, and a 30-minute drive to spectacular beaches and coastline of Western Australia. Perth has an outstanding climate, a casual pace of life and a wide array of sporting and leisure activities to offer.

Our practice motto is: ‘Excellence, Integrity, Compassion’. We aim to provide comprehensive, high-quality veterinary care with an emphasis on exceptional client service and patient care, while providing employees with desirable, fulfilling employment.

What we can offer you:

What we require:

Visa sponsorship will be considered for suitable international applicants.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and CV to: careers@ascotequinevets.com.au.

To learn more about Ascot Equine Vets, please visit www.ascotequinevets.com.au and our Ascot Equine Vets Facebook and Ascot Equine Vets Instagram pages.

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Veterinary Surgeon

Exciting Opportunity for an Equine/Mixed Practice Veterinarian

Do you have a passion for equine/mixed practice and envision yourself as part of an exceptional veterinary team? Our thriving practice is nestled in the picturesque Beaudesert region, located in the thoroughbred horse capital of Southeast Queensland. We operate from a state-of-the-art facility and boast a team of 13-16 dedicated veterinarians.

What Our Practice Offers:
At our practice, you'll find a well-established and diverse clientele, encompassing everything from prestigious thoroughbred studs to pleasure horses, high-performance horses, dairy and beef farms, and even companion animals if it aligns with your interests.

Our surgical team handles a substantial caseload (averaging approx. 800 anaesthetic surgeries per annum) and is supported by two registered equine surgeons skilled in orthopaedics, ophthalmology, colic, reproduction, respiratory, gastrointestinal issues, and more. We also receive referrals for surgical and other complicated cases.

Our equipment includes cutting-edge digital x-ray and ultrasound machines to respiratory endoscope, gastroscope, arthroscope, laparoscope, ligasure, laser, dental powerfloat, in-house haematology and biochemistry analysers. We ensure that you have the tools you need to excel in your role.

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Our practice staff are a highly skilled and motivated team that maintain a relaxed and fun atmosphere. We would like to employ a vet who has the necessary skills to do the job and the character to enjoy the work with us.

The Position:
The role we offer is predominantly equine, but also affording you the opportunity to broaden your skill set with unwavering support from our highly experienced veterinarians.

Duties will involve a full range of practice responsibilities, including ambulatory callouts, medicine, lameness, minor surgeries, and focus on equine reproduction (natural, AI, ET) during the breeding season.

We require a full-time veterinarian (85% equine,10% production animal and 5% companion animal).

We offer a salary above award, cover VSB registration and AVA membership fees, and a range of other valuable benefits. Work vehicle and mobile phone.

Key Criteria:

Discover the Scenic Rim Region:
Lonely Planet named Southeast Queensland’s Scenic Rim among the world’s top 10 regions to visit in 2022.

Beaudesert is conveniently located only one-hour drive to both the vibrant Gold Coast and cosmopolitan Brisbane. With spectacular natural beauty, sweeping valleys and mountain ranges, the Scenic Rim is a year-round destination brimming with foodie experiences, outdoor adventure, cultural pursuits, eco escapes and visitor attractions. The region is home to Australia’s most accessible World Heritage-listed rainforests, six national parks and three lakes as well as fertile farmland and welcoming country towns.

There is an active community in all equine disciplines – dressage, eventing, campdrafting, reining, polocrosse, western pleasure, cutting, showjumping, adult riding, etc.

Please contact Corinne to chat about the position on 0458 387 478 or corinne.warnick@apiam.com.au. Otherwise apply here with your cover letter and resume.

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Garrards Equine Veterinary Practice is looking for a Full Time veterinarian with min 2 years equine experience to work in our 100% equine ambulatory Veterinary Practice in Brisbane.

Applicant needs to be able to work independently.

Garrards pays a top quality salary and super, including four weeks annual leave & one week of paid conference leave.

Your salary would also be inclusive of a company vehicle and company telephone.

For further information please contact Daren Garrard on 0428 100 976 or daren@garrards.com.au

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Yulong Stud has a position within the veterinary team of our business. Working alongside our four resident vets, you will cover all aspects of a thoroughbred stud.

Yulong is a growing thoroughbred stud based in Nagambie, Victoria. Spread over 3,000 acres and across four adjoining properties, Yulong currently has seven resident stallions and 700 broodmares with over 350 foals to yearlings. Consigning yearlings at all major sales throughout Australia, and a racing team of 200 plus horses gives the veterinarians great job variety and exposure to all aspects of the business.

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated and organised person who wishes to be part of a close-knit veterinary team as well as learning the structure and management of a thoroughbred stud. As we are currently in the development phase of two of the additional stud properties, you would be involved with input into set up and design of vet working areas within these properties.

The chosen candidate would be joining an established veterinary practice with two veterinary nurses and stud support staff. The veterinary team is a very friendly group with a strong passion to provide excellent patient care while still pursuing a good work life balance. With support from the other resident vets, you will share the on-call roster with the option of having four-day weeks in the months of May, June and July.

Yulong’s veterinary facilities include a full lab comprised of hematology, chemistry and blood gas machines along with the ability to do cultures and sensitivities. We also have portable ultrasound, digital radiograph and video endoscope machines. Additionally, our practice has strong relationships with nearby equine referral hospitals and therefore referral and additional support from internal medicine specialist, surgeons and theriogenologists is also available.

Reproduction would be the main focus during the breeding season and being proficient with scanning mares pre and post service, mid-trimester placental scans, pregnancy testing and twin ablation is essential. The ideal candidate will also have prior experience with emergency stud work, foal medicine, yearling endoscopy, and radiography as well as racehorse lameness. However, a veterinarian with less experience in the latter areas will still be considered as mentorship from the senior stud veterinarians will be available. We would encourage you to attend seminars and clinics to further your education in all fields of veterinary work and the company will provide financial support for this.

You would have the opportunity to attend yearling sales to oversee the veterinary care of our yearling draft whilst on the sale complex. As well as assisting management with yearling inspections and completing thorough pre purchase clinical examinations, reading pre-sale x-rays and evaluating pre-sale upper airway endoscopy videos.

We currently have a staff of 100 and the ability to effectively communicate as well as assist with ongoing education of the stud staff is vitally important to the growth of the business.

The breeding side of the operation is located the beautiful wine region of the lower Goulburn Valley. We are located a quick 1.5-hour drive or train ride into central Melbourne. A fifth property, Yulong Park, serves as the spelling farm for our racehorses and is located on the opposite side of Melbourne and is only a short drive away from the Mornington Peninsula.

If you are ambitious and wish to advance your career further, then this would be the ideal position for you.



For any inquires or to apply, please send a cover letter and CV to careers@yulonginvest.com.au

For more information, please visit https://yulonginvest.com.au

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Southwest Equine Veterinary Group- Equine Veterinarian

Exciting opportunity to join the experienced team of equine vets at SWE!

About us:
Southwest Equine Veterinary Group is composed of an experienced team of equine vets offering dedicated equine veterinary services across the southwest and at our purpose-built clinic. We cater for horses across all disciplines from the racetrack to the family pony including pleasure horses, competition and pony club mounts.

SWE is one of the expanding Apiam Animal Health group of regional and rural clinics that are committed to enriching the lives of animals, people, and communities. We are looking for the right person to become part of our friendly and supportive team.

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About the position:

About you:
You are an experienced veterinarian with 2+ years of experience in the equine field. You are looking for a fantastic clinic culture where you can use your skills and experience to provide a high standard of equine veterinary care to the community. You are looking for a great place to work with a good work/life balance and great clients. Alternatively you are a confident and enthusiastic new or recent graduate who wants to pursue a position in a fantastic equine clinic.

What we can offer:

SWE is in Warrnambool in Victoria. It is a fantastic place to live with its coastal location offering beautiful beaches and a perfect place for outdoor activities. The city has a vibrant community with a rich cultural scene. It also boasts excellent amenities such as schools, healthcare facilities and recreational areas, making it an ideal place for families. The regional nature makes it excellent for those seeking a balanced lifestyle. Find out more about the area here: https://visitwarrnambool.com.au/

Next Steps:
Find out more about us here: https://www.facebook.com/swequine/

Please contact Corinne on 0458 387 478 or corinne.warnick@apiam.com.au to chat about the position.

Otherwise apply here with your cover letter and resume.

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Bunbury, WA – Equine Veterinarian

Seeking a talented equine vet to join our experienced team!

Fur Life Vet Bunbury (Harradine and Associates Veterinary Surgeons) has an exciting opportunity for an equine vet to join our established equine hospital and team.

Our equine hospital has been locally operated for over 5o years and is the largest and most experienced veterinary hospital in the southwest of Western Australia.

We have veterinarians dedicated solely to our equine practice with experience and expertise in all aspects of equine medicine. Our hospital offers a wide range of services including surgery, general medicine, diagnostic imaging, endoscopy, ultrasonography, and reproduction/stud work.

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As part of Apiam we offer considerable opportunities for training, personal development and career progression. Opportunities to gain extra skills by spending time in other clinics within our Apiam network are encouraged, and we offer industry-leading internal training as well as genuine support for your career progression.

Bunbury is a large regional coastal city without the Perth hustle and bustle but only 2 hours away from all the capital city services. We have fantastic schools to choose from, good retail, entertainment, and sporting facilities. For those who appreciate wine and gourmet produce, we are within easy reach of the Margaret River region.

About the Position:

Remuneration and Apiam perks:

If we sound like a clinic you would like to be a part of then please reach out!

You can see more about us here: https://harradine.com.au/equine-hospital/

For a confidential chat contact Corinne on 0458 387 478 or corinne.warnick@apiam.com.au to chat about the position or apply here!

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Tamworth Equine Veterinary Centre has an opportunity for a veterinarian interested in developing their skills and knowledge in general equine practice with the opportunity to work with and be trained by experienced veterinarians in the heart of the New South Wales north west Pleasure and Performance Horse region.

The practice offers Assisted Reproduction services; Surgery and Intensive Care for horses in our hospital and provides a comprehensive On Farm service and Sports Medicine service to our equine clients in the region.

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TEVC is part of Scone Equine Group (SEG), which is Australia’s largest provider of equine veterinary services with expertise in all areas of horse care across its specialist subsidiary practices in Scone, Avenel, and Muswellbrook.

To be part of a team in a practice dedicated to the highest level of patient care and with support for advancement, please contact David on:

P | +61 2 6545 1333
E | david.omeara@sconeequine.com.au

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Equine Veterinarian Kumeu

Vet Associates Equine is a rapidly expanding and progressive general and referral practice covering the Auckland region. We have a purpose-built hospital in Karaka, South Auckland and satellite practices in West Auckland and North Auckland. We are seeking an enthusiastic veterinarian to join our Kumeu practice.

The caseload consists of mainly of sport horses and pleasure horses, including some breeding work. Veterinarians on staff at the Vet Associates Equine Hospital in Karaka include two board-certified surgeons, and a board-certified internist, all of whom are readily available to provide backup and support for all members of the practice.

We are committed to fostering a positive workplace culture with regular team meetings, journal club, and regular team-building activities. We pride ourselves on a work environment that is supportive, friendly, and engages a team-approach.

Ideally the successful candidate will wish to work in a fun and supportive team environment and welcome joining a practice that provides high-quality veterinary care. In addition, the candidate will have a positive outlook, a good sense of humour, attention to detail, and strong communication skills. We aim to provide world class care to our patients; pride in one’s work and a desire to continue to develop veterinary skills with the latest research are important attributes in a potential candidate.

New Zealand is renowned for the great outdoors, and our local area is no exception. We have incredible beaches, surf, fishing, forest and bush walks, and great local schools. Being on the outskirts of a large city, there are many restaurants, and city culture is a short drive away. Many of our staff are involved in equestrian sports, including popular local hunts, show jumping, pony club, racing, and polo. This is a great opportunity to join the dedicated, Vet Associates Equine family and to be part of our growing practice in beautiful New Zealand! https://www.newzealand.com/nz/auckland/

A vehicle is provided and a competitive salary will be commensurate with experience. In addition, paid licensure, a CE/CPD budget, cell phone package, paid NZVA/NZEVA membership, and paid professional liability are all part of the benefits package. New Zealand offers a publicly-funded national healthcare system and an employer-matched retirement savings plan known as “KiwiSaver.” Four weeks annual leave is also included. We offer a 4 day work week and remuneration for afterhours. There is a 1/3 on call rota.

Applicants need to be eligible for full veterinary licensure in New Zealand (details available at  https://www.vetcouncil.org.nz/Web/Veterinarians/Registration.aspx). To submit an application, or to discuss the position in more detail, please contact Felicity Wade by email at felicity@vetassociates.co.nz or by phone at +6492947307. Applications should include a cover letter, a CV, and the names and contact details of three references.


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Agnes Banks Equine Centre – Equine Ambulatory Veterinarian/Vet Assistant to Specialist

Fantastic Equine Veterinary Opportunity near Sydney

We have a unique opportunity for an Equine Ambulatory Veterinarian to join our team on a permanent basis. This role would also provide the opportunity to work with a senior equine surgical specialist in lameness and surgery 2 days a week.

An exciting new era is dawning at the iconic Agnes Banks Equine Centre with very highly respected equine specialist surgeon Christine Smith back leading the team! This position would involve working alongside Christine for 2 days a week as a veterinary assistant providing an outstanding learning opportunity. As part of the expanding Apiam Animal Health group of regional and rural veterinary clinics across Australia, Agnes Banks Equine Centre is committed to enriching the lives of animals, people and the communities where we live.

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We are a progressive equine veterinary practice that is located on the western fringe of Sydney. Our team are highly skilled and we are committed to providing routine and referral equine veterinary care within the Hawkesbury and surrounding areas.   

In this role there is opportunity to grow and specialise in:

We offer:

About you:

To learn more about us and see what you could get up to in your new job visit our website https://www.apiam.com.au/locations/agnes-banks-equine-clinic/

If you would like to join a team who genuinely enjoy coming to work, apply here or contact Tess Salmond on 0421 272 184 for a confidential conversation.

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Equine Vet

Unique Opportunity

This is a unique opportunity for a very lucky person!

We have a rapidly growing predominately ambulatory mixed animal practice, focusing on equine, preventative small animal medicine and herd health. We will absolutely upskill you while you are here because we want to encourage our staff to be their best and do their best. We have a crack at everything, and our clients support us. You’ll have to have a “can do” attitude.

We have plenty of toys, but if there is anything that we don’t have, and you want, and can justify, we will buy it. While the right attitude is a must, your chances of landing this job will be amplified if you have any of the following:

If you are looking for “just a job”, then this position won’t suit you. However, if you are a great vet, and want to be a part of something that will have impact for future generations then please call me on 0481 236 870 or email your CV to libby@vetinthevalley.com

See our website: https://vetinthevalley.com/

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Full / Part Time (Permanent / Seasonal) Experienced Equine Reproduction RCVS eligible Vet required at Tomlinson Equine to add to our reproduction vet team for the 2024 Breeding Season and beyond. We are a busy specialist equine reproduction centre combined with a clinical ambulatory vet practice based in Gloucestershire looking for an accomplished equine reproduction vet to join our 5-vet team.

The successful candidate should be competent in all aspects of equine reproduction such as AI (Fresh, Chilled & Frozen); Embryo Transfer; Foaling; Foal Medicine; Semen Collection, Processing & Freezing and ideally OPU.

The candidate should also be confident with routine on call duties, such as colics, stitch-ups and basic lameness. This position offers an exciting and challenging case load as well as the opportunity to be involved with leading the field in advanced reproduction techniques.

The position requires excellent client & team communication skills and competence with both written and verbal English. Competitive renumeration package on offer, commensurate with experience.

Please apply with CV and Covering Letter to emmaoffice@tomlinsonequine.co.uk

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Crown Equine (QLD)
Associate Veterinarian Required

Crown Equine (QLD) is an expanding equine veterinary practice based in the Gold Coast Queensland.

The practice is well equipped with the latest in wireless DR units, ultrasonography, ESWT, video endoscopy and more. We service both racing thoroughbred and sport horse clients within the Gold Coast, Hinterland and Brisbane areas.

We are seeking an equine veterinarian, in an ambulatory based role, for first opinion consultations with an emphasis on lameness diagnosis. The renumeration will be commensurate with experience and the applicant’s qualifications (vicinity of AUD $70-90k+) which will also include a fully maintained vehicle, uniform, mobile phone, 4 weeks annual leave and CPD. To be a part of our dynamic team, you must have a degree in veterinary science, registrable with the Veterinary Practitioners Registration Board of Queensland. Enjoy a balanced lifestyle with a 5-day work week and minimal after-hours demands.

The Gold Coast is a thriving metropolis, based along the southern beaches of sunny Queensland, Australia. It has a well-known advertising logo of "beautiful one day, perfect the next". The racecourse has recently undergone extensive track and stable refurbishment which has brought it into line of the major racecourses along the eastern seaboard of Australia.

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To embark on this exciting journey with Crown Equine, please send your letter of application, CV, and references to ilona@crownequine.com.au. For a more detailed conversation and an exclusive tour of our work location, don't hesitate to reach out to Dr. Ilona Palmer on 0418 282 251.

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Equus Vets was established to provide a higher standard of care to the South Australian horse community. With a purpose-built facility and comprehensive range of equipment we are developing a wonderful team.

The response from clients over the last 3 years has been amazing and we are now looking for another equine vet to join us in the beautiful Barossa Valley, South Australia.

The Barossa and adjacent Adelaide Hills offers the peace of a country lifestyle with the convenience of being only 1 hour from the capital city Adelaide and surrounding beaches. As some of the best wine regions in Australia, there are numerous cafes, restaurants and wineries to explore during your time off.

We are lucky to have a broad client base including several large thoroughbred breeding and racing operations as well as a large sport and pleasure client base. This ensures an interesting mix of work as well as the opportunity to pursue your own special interests.

The practice is fully equipped with the latest digital technology including Xray, Ultrasound and endoscopy. Our vets also have the use of Equinosis Lameness Locator, Gastroscopy, power dental equipment, PRP/IRAP facilities, shockwave, Porta-safe stocks and ECG.

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We operate out of a hospital base in Mount Pleasant with stabling, yards, crush and treatment areas. Further developments are underway with a surgery due for completion in 2024.

An excellent salary package is available including 4 weeks holiday and 1 week supported continuing education. Our staff also enjoy having an extra day off on their Birthday. The successful applicant will be provided with a fully equipped work vehicle, mobile phone and tablet. New and recent graduates have the opportunity to attend the EVDS Dental Course to help build their foundation skills.

As a young practice, we are constantly working to make the best of our wonderful profession. Our vets are supported by a great team of nurses. Regular practice meetings and social events ensure everyone is kept connected and supported.

Overseas applicants are encouraged to apply however must be eligible for registration with the Veterinary Surgeons Board of South Australia.

Please email your CV to office@equusvets.com.au or call Dr. Daniel Sims on +61 436 363 155 to discuss.

For more information, visit www.equusvets.com.au or find us on

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Equine Vet

A 100% equine GP position is available for a new or recent graduate in the beautiful northern tablelands of NSW. Our practice is ambulatory and clinic based, including a repro centre and basic hospital.

On any given day you could be on the road tackling anything and everything that equine general practice throws up - routine procedures, dentistry, medicine, field surgery, reproduction, lameness, emergencies and everything else. Our patients are mostly thoroughbreds and performance horses, with a smattering of pleasure horses thrown in.

Our clinic offers a full suite of reproduction services, hospitalisation including for neonates, standing surgery. We have all the usual equipment - DR, portable ultrasound, portable crush, video endoscopy, IRAP, in house bloods, etc. We have a significant number of resident mares during the breeding season.

We will provide as much or as little support as you require, and pursuit of any area of special interest is strongly encouraged.

We can offer you a fantastic lifestyle that isn’t possible in many other equine jobs- agistment for your personal horses can be provided, as well as use of the fully sanded arena and round yard.

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Flexible hours during the off season can be negotiated, including 4 day weeks in Winter and Autumn. On call is usually quiet, and you will not be expected to tackle it by yourself until you are comfortable. We have short term accommodation available while you find your feet.

If riding horses isn’t your thing, the New England region has a lot to offer in terms of recreation, and Armidale has all the creature comforts you could need or want.

Flights to and from Sydney can be provided twice yearly if needed.

Work phone and car provided

Applicants must be eligible for full registration in NSW

To apply, please send a resume to info@thunderboltequine.com.au or call Calum on 0428 319 015.


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BUNDALL, GOLD COAST, QLD - EQUINE New Graduates welcome New Position

Do you dream of a life of sun, sea and sand without sacrificing your equine career? Located at the metropolitan Gold Coast Turf Club, Gold Coast Equine Clinic provides a rare opportunity for an equine veterinarian to achieve their career goals whilst living on the east coast of Australia!

With a great combination of racetrack work, sales, sports horse and pleasure horse populations; there is a wide array of opportunities for the right candidate to explore and develop their interests.

Our clinic:
Gold Coast Equine Clinic is an independent practice, we pride ourselves on providing our lovely clients with the best care and the broadest range of services possible. Our clinic is based at the Gold Coast Turf Club and adjacent to the Magic Millions Sales complex, with lots of horses traveling from all over the country this provides us with a huge varied caseload. We provide routine work to a large client base in the hinterland, this includes beautiful Mt Tamborine, Springbrook National Park and Numinbah Valley. We are spoiled with the best beaches, a vibrant city and the peaceful countryside.

We are a close knit team who always make time for a catch up. Our days are often flexible, always making time for a doctor's appointment or swapping a day off as needed. Being located in such a beautiful part of the world we know how important it is to travel, we are based 1 hour from Brisbane airport and offer 30 days of holiday per annum. This year all of our vets have visited places such as Far North Queensland, Japan, New Zealand and Bali to name a few!

We invest heavily in developing your core skills to allow development of you as a vet and to ensure we continue to offer our clients the broadest range of services possible, so medicine and orthopaedic enthusiasts welcome! One day you may be x-raying yearlings and the next gastroscoping at the clinic, as well as getting to know our amazing clients on zone days.

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The role:
Gold Coast Equine Clinic is looking for dedicated equine veterinarians to expand the existing team, there’s even the occasional farm animal to see if you are interested! All levels of experience will be considered – we can tailor a role for a new graduate, while also having a range of fields to drive and develop within the clinic so a more experienced clinician would also have the opportunity to pursue their strengths to a high level. We are looking for permanent members of the team, ideally in a full time capacity, but part time work will also be considered if you are the right candidate. The position commences as soon as you are available.

Why should I consider this role?

Gold Coast Equine leadership team have undergone extensive training with The Lincoln Institute and are proud to have received and maintain Lincoln’s Employer of Choice Accreditation.

This is testimony to the value our organization places on providing a positive workplace culture.

To apply please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a minimum of 2 references to
Dr Rhian Partridge at: Rhian@goldcoastequineclinic.com.au

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Ambulatory Equine Veterinarian Wanted
Live by the beach but work in the country!

Newcastle Equine Centre (NEC) is seeking enthusiastic equine ambulatory veterinarians to join our practice in the heart of beautiful Newcastle, NSW. Newcastle is a working port city with beautiful beaches, fantastic food, and great coffee. It is the gateway to the Hunter Valley which boasts one of the best Thoroughbred breeding areas in Australia as well as a host of eventers, trotters, racehorses, and beloved backyard ponies. Newcastle is only 40min from Hunter Valley wineries and world class restaurants.

NEC is a combination of first opinion, ambulatory and referral practice which a range of ambulatory services as well as in-hospital facilities to manage surgical, paediatric, and emergency medical cases. Currently, our team consists of a range of veterinarians including specialists in surgery and medicine as well as an enthusiastic support staff. Our case load covers all aspects of equine veterinary practice including dressage, eventing, pony club, polo, racetrack and reproduction. Digital x-ray machines, endoscopy (dynamic and video), high quality ultrasound equipment, laser, in-house laboratory, and dental instruments including a power float are available at our clinic. All ambulatory vets have an experienced nurse along on all calls and a truck loaded with the equipment required for routine ambulatory work.

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The available position is a permanent full-time job and can be adapted to include any areas of interest related to ambulatory practice (with some hospital work). The work week entails a 4-day work week with one night a week on call and 1 weekend on call every 4 weeks on a rotating roster (may vary with the time of year) with plenty of backup support of on-call specialists and nurses. Salary range is well-above the award and commiserate with the experience of the applicant ranging from $90,000-$120,000 plus superannuation.

The successful applicant will be provided with a fully equipped car, petrol and a phone allowance as well as all registration and professional fees. Accommodation near the beach (utilities and internet included, may be shared) is also included as part of the salary package for the first (1) year.

Sponsorship for the right candidate is possible but all applicants are required to be eligible for registration by the Veterinary Practitioners Board of New South Wales. Start time is flexible as positions are available over the next few months as well as going into the equine breeding season starting in July 2024.

Interested applicants should forward a resume along with the names of three referees to Dr Lisanne Gallant and/or Michelle Raward at nec@newcastleequine.com.au or by mail to PO Box 123, Broadmeadow, NSW 2292.

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Employers: This page is specifically for equine vacancies.
This site is viewed by vets from all over Australia, and from the UK, North America, New Zealand, South Africa, and Europe, plus we currently have over 40 vets on our register actively seeking equine work - contact us now to get the best exposure for your vacancy. 

Job Seekers:

  • You are welcome to apply directly to any of these clinics
  • To receive details of of suitable new jobs the day they become available please register with us
  • Jobs suitable for new graduates are marked with graduate hat
  • Approved business sponsors are marked with Sponsor
  • New jobs are positions posted within the last 4 weeks.