Mixed Animal Vet Surgeon Job, Southland, New Zealand – Southland – South Island

Mixed Animal Vet Surgeon Job, Southland, New Zealand – Southland – South Island

Job title: Mixed Animal Vet Surgeon Job, Southland, New Zealand – Southland – South Island

Company: The Vet Service

Job description: Salary: Up to $100,000, DOE

Package: A competitive salary, CPD allowance and paid professional fees.

Type of Work: Mixed Animal Veterinary Surgeon

Job Details: This clinic is seeking a mixed vet with at least 2 yrs experience in a truly Mixed practice. OOH rota is 1 in 8, which doubles up over 3 month spring period (so 1 in 4), and you get a day off following week from a weekend on call. Work hours are 8am – 6pm (2hr lunch) or 8am – 5pm (1hr lunch) or if on call 9am – 6pm. They also try to get 1 early finish a week at 3.30pm, making for a good work/life balance. Supportive team, who are a great mix of 10 senior and junior veterinarians. The small animal clinic has a very high surgical caseload and is fully equipped with all the toys, including in-house bloods, digital radiographs and ultrasound, and they routinely perform orthopaedic surgeries. The other services include a fully equipped grooming room, a large retail shop, and a great team of support staff. The position would suit an individual who is self-driven and has good time management qualities, yet still has the support from a great team of colleagues. Queenstown is two hours’ drive north, with plenty of outdoors pursuits in both summer and winter, and Southland has some of the best surf beaches in the country.

They offer:

  • A fantastic and capable team of veterinary nurses.
  • An established work social club for activities outside of work.
  • A paid day off following a weekend on call, with additional pay per call out.
  • Encouragement to explore individual’s particular interests.

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Expected salary: $100000 per year

Location: Southland

Job date: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 22:35:11 GMT

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