Experienced Companion Animal Veterinarian – Echuca Moama Veterinary Clinic

Echuca, Victoria
Posted 3 months ago

Apiam Animal Health is seeking an experienced companion animal veterinarian to join the team at the Echuca Moama Veterinary Clinic.

 Our busy 4 veterinarian practice is predominantly companion animal with a small component (10%) of mixed practice work.

The practice is in Echuca on the beautiful Murray River with a branch practice five minutes away at Moama.  This is a vibrant regional centre renowned for the lifestyle and opportunities including high caliber schooling. There are excellent restaurants and cafes along with a great range of entertainment, leisure and sporting activities that is expected of a tourist town.  The outdoor lifestyle is fantastic with water sports on your doorstep and only 3 hours drive to the ski fields.  It is only two and a half hours drive to Melbourne.

Echuca Moama Veterinary Clinic is a part of Apiam Animal Health.  Apiam is comprised of Australia’s leading production animal and mixed animal veterinary practices. It incorporates over 140 highly experienced, industry leading veterinarians with expertise across the pig, dairy, feedlot, sheep, equine and companion animal sectors, supported by an experienced administration, nursing, technical services and ancillary team. Apiam Animal Health is committed to delivering value to our clients through leadership, innovation, expertise and collaboration, shaping the future of the veterinary industry and having fun while doing it.

Your new role

You will be well supported by a fun team of friendly vets and nurses. 

The role is predominantly small animal work however there will be the opportunity to undertake some large animal work if desired.  The large animal work is a true mix of cattle, horses and small ruminants

This full-time veterinarian position is based in Echuca and involves rostered rotations between the two clinics in Echuca and Moama, and a share of the one in four after-hours roster.

The practice has all the expected equipment including full IDEXX in-house laboratory suite, digital x-ray, endoscopy, ultrasound, surgery suite and access to a CT scanner at our flagship small animal clinic in Bendigo, just one hour south.

Apiam offers exceptional support to new graduates starting their first position through our Graduate Development Program.  This program provides both technical and personal training and mentoring support.  Learn more about this program here.

 You will require:

  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science or equivalent degree which is registered in Australia
  • Whilst we would prefer an experienced companion animal vet with well-established medicine and surgery skills, this position is also open to recent graduate veterinarians who would like to focus predominantly on small animals whilst still maintaining exposure to large animal work.  100% Small animal veterinarians are welcome to apply.
  • Advanced skills in an area of special interest that you could develop in our clinic will be highly regarded.
  • A cheerful attitude to your daily work and a team focused approach
  • Exceptional communication skills and an ability for build rapport with clients and colleagues.
  • Commitment to continued learning and development.

Remuneration
Above award and commensurate with experience.

In addition, Apiam offers a range of benefits including support for continued professional development, study leave, paid AVA membership, Plumbs subscription and VSB registration, a range of corporate discounts for retail, travel and gym, paid volunteer leave, employee recognition awards plus we are proud to be able to give back to our clients and communities through the Fur Life Foundation and our various client support initiatives.

www.echucavets.com.au

 For more information about the position please contact

Dr Mark Wheatley (03) 5482 3202 

APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN NOW AND SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO: 

Leisa Denaro, Recruitment Consultant, recruitment@apiam.com.au

Job IndustryVeterinarian, Veterinary & Production Services

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