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Lead Vet Job Far North QLD - 213,370LH2

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LOCATION: Far North Queensland

TYPE OF WORK: 100% Small Animal

HOURS: Full Time


SALARY: Commensurate with experience

JOB NO: 213,370LH2

Are you an experienced vet seeking a lead role? Want to join an energetic community of pet-obsessed people just like you?

A vet is required to lead the team at a practice in Far North Queensland.

The employer believes in reward and recognition at every step and values the importance of work-life balance, providing five weeks of leave annually.

As lead vet, responsibilities and duties will include:

– Leading a team of passionate vets and nurses

– Delivering personalised, professional and dedicated care

– 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

The ideal individual for the role will be flexible and adaptable, with a commitment to gold standards of care and a passion for pets. Excellent animal handling skills, exceptional organisation, communication and customer service skills are also required.

The successful applicant will work from a fully equipped practice with state-of-the-art theatre facilities and separate dog and cat wards.

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.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to enjoy the coastal lifestyle that Far North Queensland has to offer. The practice is located in a popular and vibrant beachside suburb. Located only within walking distance from cafes, great restaurants, major shopping centres and stunning beaches.

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For more information, please contact:

Denise Pernich
Recruitment Consultant