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Equine Vet Nurse Job in Regional NSW - 220,328SB2

LOCATION: Country New South Wales

TYPE OF WORK: 100% Equine

HOURS: Full Time


SALARY: Commensurate with experience

JOB NO: 220,328SB2

An experienced and qualified veterinary technician or veterinarian is required to fill the position of Clinical Anaesthetist/Anaesthesia Technician at a full-service equine hospital in regional New South Wales.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a team of experienced anaesthetists, surgeons, medicine specialists, technicians, nurses and horse handlers at a brand new purpose-built surgical facility with a dedicated anaesthesia department. The hospital’s vision is to be the best at patient care, the best at client relationships and the best place to work.

The hospital offers specialist reproductive services, surgery and intensive care with comprehensive on-farm reproductive and general services. They also provide a sports medicine service to equine clients in the region.

This full-time permanent role is diverse and can be individually tailored for suitable applicants. Experience in equine anaesthesia is essential. Anaesthesia procedures and policies are well documented and in use.

Required Skills and Experience:

– The position would suit an applicant who has a passion for anaesthesia.

– Either experience in equine anaesthesia or experience in small animal anaesthesia in conjunction with experience working with horses

– Strives for the best patient care and veterinary excellence.

– Able to follow well-documented processes and procedures.

Benefits of the Role:

– Well-supported role with training in processes and procedures

– Furnished accommodation assistance available.

– One paid flexi day per week in sales season (February to July)

– Support for career development with CPD allowance and paid study leave

– Professional memberships provided.

The practice has a fully equipped equine surgery with a hydraulic surgical table, two large and two small anaesthetic units, video arthroscopy and endoscopy, ECG, direct and indirect blood pressure monitors, oximetry and capnography. It is a modern and purpose-built hospital with two sterile theatres, a large transfer area and four recovery stalls.

The hospital is located in country New South Wales, in a town known for equine events and festivals. The area is popular for water sports such as water skiing, sailing and canoeing.

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For more information, please contact:

Jayne Mackenzie
Recruitment Consultant