Veterinary Surgeon, Mixed Vet - Farm & Small, Farm Animal Vet, Equine & Small Animal Vet
A permanent position is available for an experienced associate veterinarian or a confident and capable new graduate in a progressive and friendly 4-5 veterinarian mixed practice, in North West, New South Wales. The practice caseload is a mix of 80-85% companion animals and 15-20% large animals (equine, dairy and beef cattle and pigs).
This A Class hospital was established in 1964 and has a long historical association with the city. Theye have wonderful staff, a great client base and pride theirselves on providing a high level of service and as such, possess excellent diagnostic and surgical equipment; including, fixed and portable wireless digital radiology, ultrasound (small and large animal units), video and fibre endoscopy, iM3 dental unit, video arthroscopy, Idexx laboratory, ECG, plenty of orthopaedic equipment including full plating set up and air powered drills, saws and wire drivers, as well as ophthalmic equipment such as a Tonovet, Panoptic Ophthalmoscope, Slit-Lamp etc.
They have excellent anaesthetic, fluid delivery, ventilation and monitoring equipment. The practice is computerised (RxWorks) and has full high speed NBN internet access with a cloud based PACS Server for delivery of their radiographic and ultrasound images throughout the hospital, to any smart device and to remote telemedicine servers. They also have a mobile Porta-Safe Stocks equine crush trailer for dental, reproductive, radiography and minor surgical work. This provides a professional and safe working environment for the veterinarians, clients and their horses. Their nursing support staff are TAFE Veterinary Nursing Certificate IV accredited.
The position will suit a motivated, enthusiastic individual with good communication skills and the capability to work well in a team environment with the commitment to continually improve their skills in order to practise high quality medicine and surgery.
After-hours and weekend work is shared and there is a rostered Friday off following weekend duty.
Remuneration is above the Animal Care and Veterinary Services Award and a sign-on bonus of $5,000 - $10,000 (depending on experience) is available. Membership of the AVA is paid for as well as practice memberships with VIN, CVE and Veterinary Education. After-hours attracts a basic retainer fee or portion of the professional fees from any calls. A fully equipped vehicle and mobile phone are provided for work use.
The practice is located in a thriving, progressive and vibrant rural city, nestled on the western edge of the great-dividing-range, serving a regional population of 60,000. The city has many sporting facilities and cultural attractions, along with excellent schools, housing and hospitals.
For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Ciaran on +447748575420 or email a CV via the link below.
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