Small Animal Vet Surgeon Job, Wellington, New Zealand - Wellington

$70K - $110K DOE - Small - Vet Surgeon
Ref: 3799 Date Posted: Monday 23 Aug 2021
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Salary: $70,000 - $110,000 DOE


  • MANZCVS membership scholarships available worth $10, 000
  • Generous continuing education budget
  • Opportunities to attend conferences
  • Internal career development and progression opportunities
  • Paid VCNZ Registration
  • Visa sponsorship for you and dependants if applicable
  • Relocation allowance if applicable

Type of Work: Small Animal Senior Vet Surgeon, Permanent, Full-time.

Job Details: Are you keen to do mostly surgery and spend your week doing what you love? We have a group of clinics looking for an in-house surgeon to refer to. There is also opportunity for you to grow the other vets’ surgical skills if you love to teach and mentor. Your expertise and specialist interest skills will provide patients an option outside of referral practice, and allow their eager grads and experienced Vets the opportunity to continue learning and advancing their skills and knowledge alongside you! Wellington is known as the cultural hub of New Zealand, famous for its award-winning restaurants, tucked away bars, quirky cafes with awesome arts and music at your fingertips. Wellington was recently named “the coolest little capital in the world” by Lonely planet. It has everything from golden sand inner city beaches, to action packed adventures like mountain biking and kayaking. It’s a great place to call home.

About You

  • you must enjoy working as part of a team
  • A recognised Bachelor of Veterinary Science or equivalent qualification
  • Proficiency in all-round medicine and surgery in companion animal practice
  • Special interest surgical skills e.g. orthopaedics is beneficial, but not essential
  • Ideally you will have a certificate or membership in surgery, or be working towards achieving them

​Must be registered or be eligible for veterinary registration in New Zealand.

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