Fraser Coast Veterinary Services – Small Animal Veterinarian

Come to the beautiful Fraser Coast where we offer plenty of support from our incredible lead veterinarians and experienced nursing team

We are looking for another vet to join our awesome team!

 

About the position:

  • Small Animal Only, predominantly based at the main Maryborough surgery.
  • Full time position but in an attractive 4 day week, with an extra day off following a rostered weekend
  • Shared Afterhours with 1 night a week and 1 weekend in 6 on call (though all calls go through our VetTriage team which means the nurses take the calls and only ring you if needed and deposit has been taken!)
  • Support always from experienced vets and a strong nursing team in a well equipped clinic

About us:
 

We are a well known and long established vet surgery that is well respected in the community

We are a team of 6 vets with a mixture of experienced and recent graduates. The senior vets hold an ANZCVS membership in surgery and a post grad qualification in Emergency and Critical Care and pride themselves on working collaboratively, being approachable and love discussing cases.

Fraser Coast Veterinary Services is now one of the expanding Apiam Animal Health group of regional and rural clinics that are committed to enriching the lives of animals, people, and communities.

As part of Apiam Animal Health, Australia’s largest rural and regional mixed and production animal veterinary group, we offer considerable opportunities for training, personal development and career progression. Opportunities to gain extra skills by spending time in other clinics within our Apiam network are encouraged, and we offer industry-leading internal training as well as genuine support for your career progression.

 

We are looking for a vet who: 

  • A vet who enjoys the challenge of general practice; comfortable going from vaccinations to working up of more complex cases, to routine surgery
  • Experienced vet or motivated new graduates are welcome to apply
  • Excellent communication skills with both clients and colleagues and willingness to work as part of a team
  • Positive “can-do” attitude who offers excellent patient care and client experience

What we can offer you:

  • Remuneration is dependent on skills and experience however a recent graduate can expect upwards of $80,000 + super.
  • There are plenty of additional benefits that come with being part of the Apiam Animal Health family.  Some of these include paid AVA membership, VSB registration, paid parental leave, Apiam wellness day (additional day of leave per year), genuine support for CE, paid volunteer leave, various retail, travel and service discounts, plus lots more   
  • New and recently graduated vets benefit from Apiam’s Graduate Development Program.  We recognize that the transition to practice can be a challenging time.  This program includes monthly support webinars, a mentor program both within the clinic and an external mentor from within Apiam and the “Grad Retreat” which provides practical seminars and workshops to help fast track your skills.
  • Apiam Animal Health is an approved accredited visa sponsor and will assist with visa and relocation for suitably skilled candidates.

 About the location:

Located only two hours from the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Maryborough is nestled between the two popular coastal areas of QLD – Hervey Bay and Rainbow Beach which have some of the nicest beaches you’ll find  

We are a big enough city to have all the amenities you need, yet with a warm historical charm town feel

Great area to explore – renowned coastal area and outdoor experiences galore such as fishing