Mixed Associate Vet Surgeon Job, Otago, New Zealand - Otago - South Island

$65,000 and above (New Graduate), $85,000 and above (2+ Year Graduate), DOE - Mixed - Veterinarian
Ref: 8897 Date Posted: Tuesday 05 Jul 2022
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Salary: $65,000 and above (New Graduate), $85,000 and above (2+ Year Graduate), DOE


  • They offer generous remuneration packages with flexibility to ensure a good work-life balance.
  • Continuing professional development is actively encouraged within the practice, with many of their vets having their Masters, Memberships, or PhD’s.

Type of Work: Mixed Animal Associate Vet Surgeon Job, Full-Time or Part-Time, Permanent

Job Details: This practice is seeking a full-time Veterinarian to join their super team! This practice is heavily involved in maximising the benefits of technology on the farm including cow collars. It is a mixed rural practice with significant dairy, sheep and beef large animal, along with companion animal components. Enjoy a culture of excellence, with over 30 veterinarians, including nine very approachable veterinary partners, and a huge depth of skill and experience covering all the major farm and companion animal species. The overall practice workload is around 70% large animal and 30% small animal. The large animal workload is around 70% dairy, 20% sheep and beef, and 10% equine and deer. This practice has clinics in North Otago, South Canterbury, East Otago, Waitaki Valley and Maniototo, so their practice area extends from the intensively farmed coast, up the Waitaki Valley, to the extensive high country of the Southern Alps. It offers true diversity in landscape and farm systems. They have first-class small animal hospitals, which are complete with digital x-ray, abdominal ultrasound, and in-house
blood analysis. Challenging workups and orthopaedic surgeries are performed on a regular basis.

The clinic boasts;

  • A mixed rural practice with a strong focus on sheep and beef.
  • A rewarding high-country community to work with and be part of.
  • A modern, well-equipped facility with a modern fleet.
  • A shared on-call roster with a neighbouring clinic that isn’t demanding.
  • They have a focus on using the advanced skills of those senior vets to mentor their younger vets towards a successful future.


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