Grampians Animal Health incorporates Cox Street Vets and Livestock Logic both within Hamilton, SW Victoria. It is an extremely diverse veterinary business offering traditional small and large animal veterinary services as well as nutrition, parasitology and consultancy services for livestock producers.
The large animal veterinary business currently employs 5 vets dedicated to production animals. Our large animal veterinary work is a great blend of beef, sheep and dairy with a strong emphasis on reproduction and disease investigations. The business has a large consultancy and advisory role working to educate producers. The clinic has onsite parasitology (with a full time parasitologist) and feed testing laboratories. These labs also enhance our more typical clinical beef, sheep and dairy veterinary work. We have three curved linear ultrasounds for cattle pregnancy testing.
The companion animal and equine side of the business also employs 5 full time vet equivalents. We are well equipped with DR, IDEXX, ultrasound, two anaesthetic machines with monitoring equipment, fluid pumps and an IM3 dental machine and xray. The DR, IDEXX and ultrasound are also used extensively in our equine work, along with powerfloat.
Our focus is on excellent client communication and the provision of options of care to find the best solution for each individual situation.
The position would be ideal for a motivated, enthusiastic individual with good communication skills. The applicant would need to work as part of a dedicated, fun, supportive team consisting of over 30 employees. The successful applicant will receive individual mentoring from a Senior Vet and be well supported by all the team.
Ideally you will have a couple of years’ mixed practice experience however soon-to-be graduates with a genuine interest in a truly mixed role should also apply.
Hamilton, in the Western District of Victoria, is a major hub of Australia’s livestock grazing industry boasting a vibrant regional community with first class schools and a large public hospital within close proximity to the coast, Grampians mountain ranges and wineries. An ideal location for a charming country life for a family, couple or singles!
This is a full time position with a 1 in 4 after hour’s rotation with one vet on call from both clinics. Salary will be above award and commensurate with experience.
If you would like to speak to one of our vets about why applying for this position will be the best decision you make, please get in touch!