Small Animal Associate Vet Surgeon Job, Queensland, Australia - Queensland

Competitive, DOE - Small - Veterinarian
Ref: 10031 Date Posted: Wednesday 28 Sep 2022
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Salary: Competitive, DOE


  • Support for your continuing education interests
  • 4 weeks annual leave
  • Paid volunteer leave, paid parental leave

Type of Work: Small Animal Associate Veterinarian, Permanent full-time

Job Details: Our client in Queensland are looking for a Small Animal Vet Surgeon to join their team. 100% companion animal (unless you’d prefer otherwise), predominately based at their main surgery. They are looking for a vet who enjoys the challenge of general practice; comfortable going from vaccinations, to working up of more complex cases, to routine surgery.

You will be part of a well-established team of 7 vets, with 3-4 vets rostered in clinic on any given day. Their team is a mix of experienced and graduate clinicians with varying interests. They pride themselves on working collaboratively, being approachable and they love discussing cases with each other.

It is supported by an experienced nursing team, including a nurse rostered for all on call shifts. Their nursing team work hard to make the day run as smoothly as possible and are hands on in assisting the vets with cases.

  • 4 day work week (full time) with an extra day off following a rostered weekend
  • Share their afterhours load with another clinic in town which enable us to provide an emergency service, the closest emergency centre is 2 hours south
  • On call 1-2 nights/week
  • Working 2 weekends in 6, with only one on call

This is a well-equipped clinic with all of the usual toys – digital radiology (diagnostic and dental), ultrasound, a full in house laboratory suite (including Idexx Procyte, Catalyst, iStat, Sedivue, Imagyst and coags), monitoring equipment & TonoVet

What can you offer: 

  • Experienced small animal general practitioner.
  • Willingness to work as part of a team, with an enthusiasm for offering excellent patient care and client experiences.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and openness to share your knowledge. They pride themselves on supporting their graduate veterinarians and you would be expected to be approachable and encouraging as they embark on their veterinary journey.
  • If you are a new or recent graduate that would like to benefit from their supportive team, please feel welcome to apply. They are always looking to develop our team from the ground up.


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