Equine Associate Vet Surgeon Job, Southland, New Zealand - Southland - South Island

$80,000 and above, DOE - Equine - Veterinarian
Ref: 7463 Date Posted: Thursday 10 Mar 2022
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Salary: $80,000 and above, DOE

Package: Fantastic package available, including a generous CPD allowance, company vehicle for work purposes & memberships paid for.

Type of Work: Equine Associate Vet Surgeon, Permanent, Full-Time or Part-Time

Job Details: Our client is looking for a Veterinary Surgeon to join their friendly and professional team. This area of New Zealand is close to New Zealand’s best outdoors, tramping, mountain biking, fishing or hunting. They are 2 hours from NZs tourist adventure capital Queenstown and the Central Otago ski fields.

New Zealanders believe life is for living. It’s about balancing a good day’s work with time for family and friends. Why don’t you consider a move to this beautiful country? This clinic is part of a progressive animal health business seen as a leader in its field, with 10 clinics throughout New Zealand. Due to increased workload they are looking for an additional Equine Veterinarian.

The equine clinic operates out of a purpose built hospital facility in Invercargill, a city of 55,000. The equine hospital was first built in 1996 and renovated in 2010. The majority of the equine work is ambulatory with the horse population approximately 55% standard-bred racehorses, 40% pleasure horses and 5% thoroughbred racehorses. The work is mixed and varied. The successful applicant is encouraged to participate in all aspects of the practice. Additional duties would include the performance of equine anaesthesia for surgeries, attendance at race meetings and breeding work both fresh and frozen Al during the breeding season. They would welcome an applicant with a desire to work on their equine surgical skills or with a speciality in surgery.


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