Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Vet Job, Queensland, Australia - Queensland

$150,000 (AUD) DOE + Pro rata - Veterinarian
Ref: 8326 Date Posted: Tuesday 17 May 2022
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Salary: $150,000, DOE + Pro Rata

Package: Fantastic package available - 

  • Attractive salary package and employee benefits on offer
  • State of the art facilities
  • They are open to General Practice Vets
  • Career development and progression opportunities

Type of Work: Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care vet

Job Details: Our client is looking for an emergency vet to join their Brisbane team on a full-time, part-time or casual basis. The team aims to provide a responsive, comprehensive emergency and referral service to veterinarians, their clients and their patients. They provide high professional and clinical standards, which are tempered with genuine care and compassion.

Formed as a partnership between local Queensland specialists their Brisbane team is a newly created specialist and emergency hospital with purpose-designed, state of the art hospital, which offers small animal surgery, internal medicine, neurology and surgical and medical oncology services, in conjunction with an after-hours emergency and critical care service. Equipment in the hospital includes a 1.5 Tesla MRI, 16-slice CT, Puritan Bennet ventilators, blood gas analyzer and all additional surgical, medical and ECC equipment expected of a premier specialist/emergency hospital.

The ideal candidate will be energetic, positive and someone who thrives in a busy, multi-discipline hospital environment. The ECC Veterinarian will rotate through day, night, evening and weekend shifts. Flexibility around hours is essential. Emergency experience is desirable but not essential. ECC veterinarians will report to and work under the guidance of registered Emergency and Critical Care Specialist, Dr Monique Stanley who is the director the Brisbane ECC Department.

You have excellent communication, organisation and time management skills and have a passion for exceptional patient care and clinical service. You enjoy working as a team but also flourish individually. With a positive and flexible attitude towards work and a good sense of humour, you’ll fit in nicely with their culture.  As this is a high performing team, you will also have the following skills and experience.


  • 2 or more years of experience as a veterinarian
  • Veterinary degree with registration in QLD
  • Willingness to work hard, lead by example and be part of their team
  • Ability to remain calm and show compassion in stressful situations
  • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, pet owners and referring veterinarians


  • Experience in an emergency hospital environment
  • MANZCVS, or equivalent, in ECC, small animal medicine or surgery or a willingness to undertake further study in the field of ECC


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