Vet Nurses and other support staff

Animal Attendant and Grooming Vacancies 

Macquarie Vet Hospital, North Ryde NSW (posted 24th June) Animal Attendant

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Full Time - Animal Attendant

Are you a studying veterinary nursing or looking to get your career started in a dynamic clinic aiming to practice the highest standards of care? Are you looking for a little inspiration in your career?

Perfect, then we can help! We are looking for an upbeat, friendly person to join our team as an animal attendant in an exciting stage on our clinic’s journey. Come join us as we look towards offering first class, fear free care to our fur patients and parents.

The exciting part!

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If you're ready to join a clinic striving for the best in pet and client care, then please send your application through to Jacqui at:

We look forward to you joining the team!

Australian Customs and Border Protection Service, NW Melbourne (posted 9th June) Animal Attendant

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We are looking for reliable Animal Attendants to work at the Australian Border Force Canine Facility based in Bulla, Melbourne (North West). The ideal candidates will understand the importance of following routines, policies and procedures, have a good pace and great attention to detail. You will be providing ongoing care to dogs born and bred in our client’s facility.

As an Animal Attendant tasks include, but not limited to:

Other duties as required


If you are happy to work on a casual basis and you are ready to share some TLC with these beautiful pups please apply now by contacting Jason Molyneux on or 0466 554 789.

Hamilton Hill Veterinary HospitalPerth WA (posted 4th June) Kennel Hand / Vet Nursing Assistant


Would you love working in a 100% small animal boutique practice in metropolitan Perth 

HAMILTON HILL VET is rapidly expanding and have the following position available to join our professional team!

Vet Nursing Assistant / Kennel Hand, no experience needed, just a willingness to work hard and learn on-the-job. This position could suit already enrolled vet nurse trainees.


We are a 100% companion animal practice and have a busy and varied, interesting caseload. You will work alongside with five experienced vets, and a great friendly team of experienced nursing staff. 

Our hospital is well-equipped with a full in-house laboratory and critical care equipment, anaesthetic ventilator, 30kW x-ray machine, dental radiography, endoscopy, infusion pumps, oxygen cage, plenty of patient comforts, Bair huggers, ECG, pulse oximetry, capnography, Doppler blood pressure machine etc…


We are offering a full-time position, although we would consider a part-time position (e.g., 30 hours per week) for the right candidate. You must be prepared to work on alternating Saturdays (currently 1 in 3 roster) and the very occasional Sunday 3-hour shift.

Salary is negotiable and will depend on your experience and skills you can bring to our team. We pay well above award for our experienced and skilled nurses.

We also love continuing professional development (CPD) and provide generous support for seminars and conferences for our nursing staff. 

Main duties would include:

Maintaining the overall cleanliness of the hospital.


Here is something one of our nurses wrote: “We are a team of highly motivated individuals who put 100% into everything we do. I love how my employer values the continuing education of all our staff – including attending conferences and lectures to develop our skills. It’s a great work environment and I love how we can also enjoy a good laugh with our clients and each other. We also often organise social events that we enjoy out-of-work.”


If you can imagine yourself working happily at our practice, please send your cover letter and resume to

You must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident to be a successful applicant.

Suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview. 

For more information about us and our location, please check out our website


Puppies Australia, Gippsland, VIC (posted 3rd June)

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Animal Attendant and Grooming Vacancies


We are a registered dog breeding facility in Gippsland (Wellington Shire) focusing on small companion dogs.

We have been around since 2015 and have a great group of team members and are looking to expand our team to continue the improvement of our facility and care of our dogs.

The Role:

The successful candidate will have:

We are looking for people who can live on site as well as live locally. Both casual and full time roles are available.

If this exciting opportunity is of interest to you, please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Tallebudgera Veterinary Clinic, Gold Coast, QLD (posted 31st May) Experienced Groomer

Tallebudgera Veterinary Clinic is seeking an experienced groomer.

The successful applicant will need to be.

A bit about our clinic

This is a subcontractor position

If you are the right person to join our wonderful team then please contact Debbie Grimley at

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Vet HQ Double Bay, Sydney's Eastern Suburbs NSW (posted 27th May) Animal Attendant

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Part-time Animal Attendant

An exciting opportunity has come up for an animal attendant who is currently enrolled in their Certificate 2 in animal studies and would like to do their Cert 4 in Veterinary nursing down the track to join our team at Double Bay.

You will be working with a team of 7 nurses to ensure the smooth running of our hospital. This role will also include filling in at our dog day care centre from time to time.

We are a fast-paced practice with a great team culture and we are looking for the right person that will fit into our dynamic team.

Your skills and experience:

Please contact Kate at Vet HQ via email at: if you are interested in this opportunity

Greencross Vets Sandringham East Melbourne VIC (posted 11th May) Part Time Pet Groomer

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Pet Groomer
Sandringham VIC

An opportunity for an experienced Pet Groomer to join our team at Greencross Sandringham on a part-time basis.

We have an established grooming service, with a good client following. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Groomer, with excellent customer service, who is looking to step into a business that has great opportunity to grow.

This role offers the flexibility to work approximately 2-5 days per week depending on workload, with a view to grow the business.

About Your Skills & Experience

Our successful applicant will be required to work unsupervised. The successful applicant will work on a part-time basis and hours are flexible.

If this role is the right one for you and you would like to take advantage of this fantastic opportunity, please send your application, including a cover letter and resume, outlining your suitability against the above-mentioned criteria to:

Felicity Sant, Practice Manager

Sydney Veterinary Emergency & Specialists, Rosebery, NSW (posted 11th May) Animal Attendant

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Animal Attendant - SVES

Do you pride yourself on treating animals and people with care and respect?
Can you prioritise and multi-task? Take a set of instructions and run with them?
Feel the need to always ensure your surroundings are clean and orderly?

Sydney Veterinary Emergency & Specialists is a 1000m2 purpose-built facility that has state of the art equipment which will allow us to provide the absolute best care to patients in conjunction with our exceptional staff. The team has full-time surgical specialists, a full-time canine specialist and this is in addition to our current dermatology specialist and feline medicine specialist. 

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We are looking for an Animal Attendant with a dedication to providing exceptional care to animals and with an eye to detail and enthusiasm for cleaning to join our team.

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