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Full Time Vet Job WA - 220,751KP

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LOCATION: Perth, Western Australia

TYPE OF WORK: 100% Small Animal

HOURS: Emergency

AFTER HOURS: Emergency role

SALARY: $200,000 to $230,000 P.A. + superan

JOB NO: 220,751KP

An exciting opportunity has become available for an emergency veterinarian to manage the emergency department at a large, multi-vet, 24-hour practice in Perth.

The successful applicant will be supported by an assistant emergency manager, a practice manager and accounts and payroll teams.

The hospital is well equipped with a full laboratory, an ultrasound machine, digital radiography, two surgeries, excellent nurses, and a team of daytime veterinarians and nurses to continue patient care 24/7.

The practice has an advanced surgery section for fracture repair and TPLO procedures.

Candidates holding a postgraduate certificate or memberships in emergency and critical care or intending to complete either of these qualifications would be highly desirable.

Continuing veterinary education will be well supported and encouraged.


– A retainer fee will be paid for the management role.

– Flexibility to be on call is negotiable to this role and would be well remunerated.

– $60 to $80 per hour, depending on the level of skill and experience.

– $700 to $750 for overnight nights with an additional commission of 50% of the professional fees after midnight.

– Higher hourly rate paid for public holidays.

The employer will assist with accommodation.

The employer is willing to assist with a work permit (sponsorship) for suitable overseas candidates. Applicants must have a Bachelor of Veterinary Science (or equivalent) and be eligible for registration as a veterinary practitioner in Australia.

The hospital is located in Perth, close to some of WA’s most pristine beaches, affordable housing and a variety of good schools.

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For more information, please contact:

Kira Procter
Recruitment Consultant