Vetlink Employment Service

Full Time Vet Job Manawatu-Whanganui Region NZ - 212,490MH

Work Visa Support
New Graduate

LOCATION: Manawatu-Whanganui Region, New Zealand

TYPE OF WORK: Production Animal (Sheep and Beef Focus)

HOURS: Full Time

AFTER HOURS: 1:6 - 1:8

SALARY: Commensurate with experience

JOB NO: 212,490MH

Calling all adventure seekers, adrenaline junkies, winter sports superstars and outdoor recreation addicts!

If working in a genuine hill country sheep and beef district, with a fantastic friendly team of people in the North Island’s adventure playground sounds like your kind of paradise, then keep reading…

A mixed practice in New Zealand’s Manawatu-Wanganui Region is seeking to employ a production animal veterinarian with an interest in sheep and beef.

The right applicant will join a team of experienced vets that see a sheep, beef and companion animal caseload. The large animal team is headed by a vet with 30 years’ experience, and the small animal hospital is headed by a clinician with more than 10 years’ experience.

This permanent full time position. New graduates and experienced vets are welcome to apply.

This is a true production animal role. Key attributes of the position include:

– Experience with sheep and beef farming systems.

– Commitment to client service with a professional attitude.

– Good time management and proven organisational skills.

– Great interpersonal skills to build relationships.

– Willingness to participate in the after-hours roster.

With an efficient team of support staff, this is a great opportunity to be a part of a tight-knit, cohesive team. The practice offers great opportunities for collegial learning and continuing education.

The after-hours roster is one night per week. Weekends are shared with a neighbouring practice in the community; giving approximately a 1:6 to 1:8 weekend roster.

Benefits of the position include:

– A modern facility with a great team of support staff at your side.

– A friendly, professional and family oriented practice.

– Support to learn and develop your own ideas.

– Great community spirit with plenty of local activities.

– A competitive remuneration package based on ability and experience.

– Relocation package

The clinic is forward-thinking and encourages new ideas and innovation.

The practice is located centrally in an area offering a vast range of outdoor activities such as tramping, triathlons and fishing. Within the area is a multitude of community groups, clubs, sporting teams and one of New Zealand’s largest ski areas. The practice is only a short drive from a large city and airport, the ski fields of the central plateau and the ferry terminal gateway to the South Island. According to the locals, the region is a well-kept secret!

Vetlink is a free service for job seekers.

For more information, please contact:

Libby Stidwell
Recruitment Consultant