Equine Fixed Term Contract- Gippsland Veterinary Clinic

Seeking an equine or mixed animal Veterinarian for a 6 month leave cover

August 2024- January 2025

Join an experienced and supportive team in our fantastic veterinary clinic


About Us:

Our long-established practice includes our main hospital in Maffra as well as the Sale Vet Centre and purpose-built Gippsland Equine Hospital.

Our Maffra hospital is an impressive facility with 4 consult rooms, dedicated room for dentistry, imaging including CT, huge surgical theatre and treatment area, plus hydrotherapy and rehabilitation. The Sale clinic has recently relocated to new and bigger premises and can offer a wide range of services and the Gippsland Equine Hospital has purpose-built surgery facilities for both emergency and elective surgery. We have a large equine reproduction caseload including fresh and frozen AI.

We have a great client base of progressive dairy and beef farmers and an ever-expanding population of dedicated equine and small animal owners that trust us with the care of their animals.

We provide a high standard of service and can diagnose and treat most things in-house due to the quality equipment and extensive experience amongst our vets. We have a fantastic, approachable and friendly team.

Gippsland is a fantastic spot to explore with a stunning coastline, lush forests and charming towns. Whether you are into outdoor adventures like hiking, or simply enjoy unwinding with delicious local food, Gippsland has something for everyone to enjoy.

About the Position:

We require a predominantly equine vet to assist during the equine reproduction as a priority.

We will also consider applications from mixed animal vets with repro and general GP equine skills and can offer dairy and small animal medicine work as well.

  • Fixed term- 6 month full time contract
  • 9 day fortnight
  • After hours required
  • Dedicated Teletriage service to help filter after-hours calls
    • Great remuneration for after-hours work
    • Remuneration is dependent on skills and experience- discuss what you want with us
    • Speak to us about accommodation options
    • Benefits of a fixed term contract including all leave options (pro rata)

About You:

You are an experienced equine or mixed animal veterinarian who wants to join a well-renowned and well-established clinic. You have experience in equine reproduction and skills in general practice equine medicine. You want to work in equine reproduction for a fixed term. You have great communication skills and can build rapport with clients and stakeholders and work as a team.

The position may suit a confident new graduate with a solid understanding of reproduction.

Next Steps:

Please contact Corinne for a chat about the position on 0458 387 478 or corinne.warnick@apiam.com.au.

Otherwise apply here with your cover letter and resume.