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Vet Employment South Australia - 212,796JCM

LOCATION: Southeast South Australia

TYPE OF WORK: 60% Small Animal 30% Beef & Sheep 10% Equine/Other

HOURS: Full Time

AFTER HOURS: 1 in 4 weekends + approx. 1 weeknight per week

SALARY: Generous remuneration package

JOB NO: 212,796JCM

A truly mixed, privately-owned, purpose-built practice near the coast of South Australia is open to hearing from experienced vets with a keen interest in mixed practice. This is a great position for a vet who wants to sink their teeth into a high-quality, progressive mixed practice with opportunities to climb the ladder.

The practice presents a laid-back lifestyle. You will enjoy working alongside a bunch of great people, all of whom are driven to provide excellent care and service, love to learn and have mastery over their craft! You will be backed by a supportive management team whilst having autonomy over your career.

The ratio of small to large animal work will depend upon your strengths and interests. The current mix of work is approximately 60% small animal, 30% beef and sheep and 10% equine/other.

The successful applicant will work a 9-day fortnight. Shift times are 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, Monday to Friday. There is minimal after-hours work, with a 1 in 4 weekend commitment required. You will be generously rewarded for on-call work plus payment for travel time.

Working at this practice, you will feel like you are part of something meaningful. This a great avenue for stepping into career progression that is not based on measurement. You will enjoy working for locals, perhaps sharing a drink after work and look forward to working with a relaxed and happy diverse group of people. You will be able to establish a lifestyle to match the incredible comradery and sense of belonging you will feel when you join this team.

The clinic facilities will allow you to feel efficient and in control, as the equipment and environment are maintained to a standard that empowers you to be your best. Mastery and autonomy are important to the team, and every member is encouraged to experience both. The team are not hung up on who does what. They just like getting it done without too much fuss. They value their work, and their clients value them. The strength of the diverse skill set across the team means they have the capacity to cater to the mix of work you want to do.

About You:

You will use your sense of humour, relaxed nature and growth mindset to help your colleagues thrive in this fantastic new facility and work environment. Your drive and creativity will be appreciated when you enjoy being part of a team that supports each other. You will enjoy sharing your skills in livestock ambulatory and preventative health care. You will also enjoy servicing the small animal clientele to a high standard. You will get a kick out of having the freedom to forge your own path and be happy to teach others along the way. You will appreciate the sense of mateship, and the team will support you when you need them and vice versa.

Perks of the role include:

o Generous remuneration package (team review 6 monthly).

o Lincoln Leading Edge leadership program membership and training.

o Vehicle for work and private use.

o AVA membership plus your chosen SIGS.

o South Australian Veterinary Board membership and radiation licence.

o Generous annual CPD allowance and 1 week’s paid CPD leave.

o Access to an employee assistance program with 24-hour support from doctors, mental health professionals and nurses, for you and your family.

o Working alone employee app support and program for on-call and driving off-site.

o Separate staff facilities, kitchen, coffee machine and stocked pantry.

The practice is located in an attractive seaside town in South Australia. Along with the beautiful coastline, there are also a number of parks, playgrounds, shops and restaurants to enjoy on the doorstep. You can spend your spare time exploring the outdoor adventures and seaside lifestyle this region has to offer.

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For more information, please contact:

Jayne Mackenzie
Recruitment Consultant