Veterinary Surgeon

Location Hong Kong
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €20k-€30k- Depending on experience
Contact name: Michaella

Contact email:
Job ref: MMC214
Published: about 1 month ago

Due to future expansion plans our client who we are delighted to be working are currently looking for driven, talented veterinary professionals to join their diverse and friendly team.

Key Points

  • The chance to work for the largest and oldest animal welfare organization in Hong Kong.

  • They provide an excellent and rewarding environment for growth and development, in a highly-collaborative and supportive setting where professional development and specialization is encouraged.

  • The opportunity to practice a high standard of ethical veterinary medicine, coupled with serving the community through their animal welfare and outreach work.

  • Ample time off to enjoy an excellent work-life balance in this amazing city and beyond, together with low taxation rates.

About them
Founded in 1921, this practice is one of Asia's leading animal welfare organizations with seven income generating clinics, plus a spay-neuter vehicle and designated spay neuter clinic. Their veterinary facilities include a 24-hour hospital, in-house diagnostic laboratory, digital and dental radiography, ultrasonography, ECG, endoscopy and modern surgical suites.

A new state-of-the-art animal welfare, veterinary and education centre is due to open during the second half of 2023 located in Tsing Yi, this will expand their capacity to serve even more animals in need alongside their current clinics.

About you (General)
They are seeking for a highly motivated individual to join their veterinary team.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and ability to work as a team

  • Genuine interest in the welfare of animals

  • Responsible, systematic and able to work under pressure

  • Drive and enthusiasm 

  • Genuine interest in animal welfare

About you (Veterinary Surgeon)
The position is perfect for a capable veterinary surgeon wishing to further hone their skills.

  • At least 2 years of practical experience in the small veterinary field (applications from recent graduates are also encouraged)

About the Offer

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience

  • Out-of-hours commission

  • Discretionary performance incentive

  • Service gratuity on completion of every 2 years' service

  • 5-day working week, 6pm finish and limited out of hours and weekend work

  • Annual leave – initially 22 days annual leave per year (increasing to 30 days with years of service)

  • Public holiday entitlement – 17 days per year

  • Sabbatical leave on completion of 3 years' service and above

  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD) leave which increases with years of service

  • In-house CPD training opportunities from board certified specialists

  • Medical insurance

  • Subsidized membership of VIN

  • Hong Kong has a very low tax rate which is currently capped at a maximum of 17% 

  • Assistance with working visa application and Veterinary Surgeons Board registration

​If you wish to apply send a CV through the link with a mention of when you will be available for a registration call.​

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Michaella on 07562615737 or email a CV no

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us.

If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE..