Mixed Animal Vet Job, Christchurch, New Zealand - Canterbury - South Island

$70,000+, DOE - Mixed - Vet Surgeon
Ref: 4933 Date Posted: Monday 11 Oct 2021
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Salary: $70,000+, DOE


  • Continuous CPD training and mentoring programmes available
  • Competitive salary package and relocation support available

Type of Work: Mixed Animal Veterinary Surgeon, Permanent, Full Time.

Job Details: We are working with a super clinic who are based just on the outskirts of Christchurch, and are looking for an experienced (3+ years) mixed animal vet to join their growing team.

Based in a small close-knit rural community, 45 minutes' drive from the centre of Christchurch. It is part of a privately owned NZ veterinary business providing Veterinary services to the surrounding areas. Their growing client base and caseload of production, companion animal and equine mean they are seeking a qualified, experienced vet to the role of mixed animal veterinarian. 

Clinic features:

  • Varied caseload
  • The clinic was recently updated in 2018 and now offers full in-house laboratory services, digital x-rays, in-clinic surgery (including orthopaedic and recovery suite), dental services and consultation rooms. 
  • They offer a full suite of treatments and services including nutrition, drenching advice, pregnancy diagnosis, a range of special dietary products and a cat clipping service.  Routine treatments include vaccinations, flea and worming treatments, dental checks, de-sexing, and microchipping.  A range of prescription and standard, high-quality dietary products are available. The clinic is also equipped with power tools for equine dentals and can offer distal limb x-rays on-site. 
  • The production animal team has the equipment, technology and knowledge to help on-farm.
  • 3 veterinarian team who are available to help their clients animals 24/7, including one with a special interest in horses, and one with a special interest in surgeries and orthopaedics.


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