Small Animal Vet Surgeon Job, Victoria, Australia - Victoria

$70,000 - $110,000, DOE - Small - Vet Surgeon
Ref: 6742 Date Posted: Thursday 23 Dec 2021
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Salary: $70,000 - $110,000, DOE

Package: Fantastic package available;

  • A growth-focused environment where your development is our priority
  • Five weeks annual leave, including one-week study leave
  • CE programs, free AVA and VIN memberships
  • Free and confidential counselling available 24/7 

Type of Work: Small Animal Vet Surgeon, Full-Time, Permanent

Job Details: This super clinic has 4 vets and 7 nurses, and is well equipped with digital x-ray, ultrasound, in-house pathology, dental x-ray, microscope, 2 consulting rooms (with a third to be added during upcoming renovations along with a new dog ward!), a separate theatre, a treatment room and a nice tearoom for relaxation. What sets their clinic apart is the level of care and compassion that the team provide for patients. The team are extremely supportive of each other, and all believe practicing gold standard health care. They are all very empathetic for the patients and their owners. The clinic sees a range of clients from different backgrounds, with an overall 50:50 mix of dogs and cats and with the occasional pocket pet. Their vets have an interest in internal medicine and in particular feline medicine. The Vet Director is a very well-rounded vet who has interest in both medicine and surgery.

This clinic is based in a large regional city in western Victoria with the best of both worlds; city facilities with a small-town feel. It has great schools, universities and medical facilities and easy access to Melbourne and the surf coast. With picturesque surrounds and a vibrant arts and culture community and top-quality restaurants, you will want for nothing.

What you’ll bring
● A flexible and adaptable approach, with a commitment to gold standards of care
● Passion for pets (naturally), with excellent animal handling skills
● Registration or eligibility for veterinary registration in Australia
● Exceptional organisational, communication and customer service skills
● Interest in, and commitment to, working in a team environment

What you’ll be doing each day
● Delivering personalised, professional and dedicated care to our patients and owners
● Handling and treating all animals
● Regular consults and routine surgery
● Using evidence-based diagnoses, therapies and recommended courses of treatment
● Providing follow-up care and education of our pet owners
● Confidently working as a sole practitioner in the clinic when required


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