Vet Nurses and other support staff

Positions Available in Industry & Non-Clinical Jobs
including Kennel/Cattery Attendants & other Animal Care


AdelaideVet, Eastern Suburbs Adelaide SA (posted 23rd June) Business Manager

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Business Manager - Full Time

We are looking for the perfect Business Manager to join our amazing team at AdelaideVet!

AdelaideVet is a busy ASAV accredited small animal hospital based in the Eastern suburbs of Adelaide. We practice a high standard of veterinary medicine and client service, and all staff are supported by a large team of dedicated and professional people. We are part of the larger Adelaide Vet group of clinics around Adelaide which gives learning opportunities amongst our other sites and we, as a group, have a great passion for supporting continuing education.

About the role:

Working closely with the senior management team, the successful applicant will have exceptional business and people skills that influence and drive business performance and sustainability. You will have extensive experience in operational management, including managing strategic business initiatives and a strong analytical focus.

This role requires multi-management across our four busy clinics, the successful applicant will play a pivotal role in driving overall business performance to ensure outstanding customer service outcomes. Along with the ability to engage, lead, motivate and mentor teams, and build a strong organisational culture.

Relevant tertiary qualifications would be highly regarded along with experience in managing key functions including:

We pride ourselves on being a progressive and forward-thinking business that aims for continuous best practice. Applications are encouraged from proven leaders with a strategic approach who are enthusiastic about leading a high performing team.

What we can offer you:

Please Apply Online or by sending your CV to: chantelle.fernandes@vet.partners


PetSure (Australia) Pty Ltd, WA Remote (posted 21st June) Claims Officer

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Claims Advisor – 12 month fixed term

About PetSure

Just as many of us now put pets at the centre of our lives, PetSure positions the welfare of pets at the heart of our business. As a pet insurance underwriter, administrator and fintech company through GapOnlyTM, we help provide a sense of security to almost half a million Australians and their pets.

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Why you’ll love working at PetSure
With a career at PetSure you’ll experience:

What you’ll do

Are you a qualified veterinary nurse? Want to spread your corporate wings and make an impact on Pet Insurance? We’re looking for passionate people to support our Pet Parents when they need it most

Specifically, as the Claims Advisor you will:

What you’ll bring

Ready to chase your dream?

We'd love to hear from you! Send a copy of your cover letter and CV to careers@petsure.com.au

PetSure is an equal opportunity employer and encourages anyone who meets the role requirements to apply.

PetSure is a pet friendly environment and welcomes dogs and cats in the workplace.  It is the policy of PetSure that all new employees consent to a background check.

Welcome to PetSure


PetSure (Australia) Pty Ltd, Chatswood, NSW (posted 21st June) Claims Officer

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Claims Advisor – 12 month fixed term

About PetSure
Just as many of us now put pets at the centre of our lives, PetSure positions the welfare of pets at the heart of our business. As a pet insurance underwriter, administrator and fintech company through GapOnlyTM, we help provide a sense of security to almost half a million Australians and their pets.

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Why you’ll love working at PetSure
With a career at PetSure you’ll experience:

What you’ll do
Are you a qualified veterinary nurse? Want to spread your corporate wings and make an impact on Pet Insurance? We’re looking for passionate people to support our Pet Parents when they need it most.

Specifically, as the Claims Advisor you will:

What you’ll bring

Ready to chase your dream?
We'd love to hear from you! Send a copy of your cover letter and CV to careers@petsure.com.au
Apply Now.

PetSure is an equal opportunity employer and encourages anyone who meets the role requirements to apply.

PetSure is a pet friendly environment and welcomes dogs and cats in the workplace. It is the policy of PetSure that all new employees consent to a background check.

Welcome to PetSure


The University of Queensland, Gatton, QLD (posted 21st June)

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SCHOOL OF VETERINARY SCIENCE, THE UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND, GATTON, AUSTRALIA

Casual Tutors

The School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton Campus has casual positions available for tutoring and teaching undergraduate veterinary science and veterinary technology students. The successful applicants will be veterinarians, or veterinary nurses/technicians. Postgraduate students in the veterinary fields or experienced tutors in preclinical disciplines are also encouraged to apply.

For advanced veterinary clinical skills training and clinical settings registration in Queensland, a minimum of three years’ clinical experience with demonstrable surgical skills and experience would be an asset. We are looking for experience in both small animal and large animal clinical activities as well as preclinical discipline tutors and teachers.

The practical and teaching skills we are looking for are:

The school provides a structured paid Tutor Training Program (1 day). Mentoring and training by the discipline lead will be provided for successful applicants.

For surgery techniques, training and review of videos will need to be completed before engaging with the students in surgical practicals. This is to ensure the tutor has a clear understanding of the techniques and procedures being taught to students and to ensure that all tutors convey the same information to students. Practical classes typically run from 3 to 5 hours and will be primarily conducted in the school’s Clinical Studies Centre.

Classes take place in teaching weeks of both semesters. Typically this is from around the end of February to the end of May for semester one and from the end of July to the end of October for semester two.

For surgery skills Veterinarians interested in applying - contact Dr Steve Zedler on s.zedler@uq.edu.au

For animal reproduction and theriogenology - contact Dr Gry Boe-Hansen on g.boehansen@uq.edu.au

General enquiries to Dr Rachel Allavena r.allavena@uq.edu.au

Applications close: 4 July 2021

Job No: 514813


RSPCA Queensland, Dakabin, QLD (posted 8th June) Full Time Shelter Manager

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SHELTER MANAGER
(FULL TIME – DAKABIN)

• Together We Change Lives •

The RSPCA Qld presents an exciting opportunity for an experienced, people oriented manager to lead the animal care, customer service and veterinary team at Dakabin Animal Care Centre. As RSPCA Qld’s largest Council-contracted regional animal care facility in the State, RSPCA Dakabin provides world-class animal sheltering services to close to 7,000 animals per annum (canines, felines, livestock) that have been seized, privately surrendered or found wandering (stray) across the Moreton Bay Regional Council (MBRC) districts.

In this fast-paced and challenging role, you will lead and mentor a busy, dynamic team, collaborate across multiple departments and be responsible for the overall operations of the RSPCA Animal Care Centre and Moreton Bay Regional Council Pound. The ability to work autonomously, lead a large team of ~30 and oversee a volunteer base of ~200, whilst being deeply passionate about animal welfare is essential.

You and your team will provide vital help to all creatures great and small by ensuring that the health and welfare needs of all animals in the care of RSPCA Dakabin and the Moreton Bay Regional Council Pound are met and are of the highest standards, as well supporting our personnel.

The successful applicant must be a strong collaborative leader with proven experience in operations, management and implementation of strategic and business plans.

In this role you will:

To be successful in this role, you will:

Experience and qualifications:

This is a full time hands-on position based at the Dakabin RSPCA Animal Care Centre working 40 hours per week.. Some weekend and afterhours work may be required.

How to apply:
Please send applications to rkumar@rspcaqld.org.au, using the position name and location as the subject.

You will need to include your CV and a cover letter outlining why you’re the best candidate for the role.


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

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Animal Attendant and Grooming Vacancies

Overview

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: management@puppies.com.au


Balmain Veterinary Hospital, Inner West Sydney, NSW (posted 31st May) Operations Manager

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BALMAIN VETERINARY HOSPITAL
OPERATIONS MANAGER (maximum term contract)

Who are we?
Balmain Vet Hospital is a large, independently owned, Veterinary Hospital and Boutique Cat Hotel located in the heart of Balmain/Rozelle. We have been providing quality care for pets and their people for over 50 years and are a trusted business within our community. We have over 30 employees, including 9 veterinarians who practice the highest quality medicine and deliver the best service to our clients. We have a diverse and passionate team who genuinely enjoy working together and coming to work each day to deliver exceptional service in a fun and supportive environment.

What is the Role?
We are looking for a full time Operations Manager to cover parental leave for 6-month maximum term contract. However, at the end of the contract, there may be scope for ongoing work in a job sharing capacity for the right candidate.

Your day-to-day responsibilities include:

We are looking for someone who has:

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit your resume along with a cover letter to Nathan Harris and Steve Cooney at bvhcareer@gmail.com.

You must have the right to legally live and work in Australia to apply for this job.

Applications from recruitment agencies will not be considered.

Only successful applicants will be contacted.


Sydney Veterinary Emergency & Specialists, Rosebery, NSW (posted 11th May) Billing Administrator

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Billing Administrator - Full-time or Part-time - Sydney Veterinary Emergency and Specialists

Overview:

We are:

You are:

Responsibilities and daily tasks:

Charging:

Medical record-keeping:

Accounts:

Reporting:

Protocols:

Communications:

Skills:

Preferred qualifications:

Please apply online with your CV.

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