Vet Nurses and other support staff

Positions Available in Industry & Non-Clinical Jobs
including Kennel/Cattery Attendants & other Animal Care


Elanco Australasia Pty Ltd, Kemps Creek, Western Sydney (posted 24th May)

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Veterinary Nurse - Casual Vet Nurse

Interested in joining a cause-driven, customer focused company dedicated to positively impacting the health of animals? Elanco Animal Health is a global leader in animal health, dedicated to innovating and delivering products and services which prevent and treat disease and enhance overall health and well-being of farm animals and companion animals.

An exciting opportunity is available to leave the stress and exhaustion of private clinical practice behind, and a be part of our friendly, high performing team of researchers and veterinarians. We are actively seeking a passionate and capable veterinary nurse to provide hands on nursing expertise and technical skill within our team.

The position has responsibility for ensuring the health and well-being of animals on-site, including providing nursing support for veterinary and health care programs, assisting with anaesthetic and surgical nursing, collecting samples for diagnostic and research purposes, providing training of technical skills, ensuring inventory and stock control, assisting with data management, and supporting our animal welfare program.

We are looking for a qualified veterinary nurse with clinical experience to fill a permanent on-going casual position of a minimum 2 days per week.

Days and start/finish times can be flexible, and additional days will be offered at various times depending on workload.

About you:

What you’ll bring:

Benefits for you:

Elanco is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer

If you think this is the position for you, please email your cover letter and resume to: becc.obereigner@elancoah.com


PetSure (Australia), Sydney North Shore NSW (posted 24th May) Claims Advisor

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Sydney Based, Chatswood Location with hybrid working arrangement from the office and home.
Claims Advisor – 12 month fixed term

About PetSure
Just as many of us now put pets at the centre of our lives, PetSure positions the welfare of pets at the heart of our business. As a pet insurance underwriter, administrator and fintech company through GapOnlyTM, we help provide a sense of security to almost half a million Australians and their pets.

Why you’ll love working at PetSure
With a career at PetSure you’ll experience:

What you’ll do
Are you a qualified veterinary nurse? Want to spread your corporate wings and make an impact on Pet Insurance? We’re looking for passionate people to support our Pet Parents when they need it most.

Specifically, as the Claims Advisor you will:

What you’ll bring

Ready to chase your dream?
We'd love to hear from you! Send a copy of your cover letter and CV to careers@petsure.com.au

Apply Now.

PetSure is an equal opportunity employer and encourages anyone who meets the role requirements to apply.

PetSure is a pet friendly environment and welcomes dogs and cats in the workplace. It is the policy of PetSure that all new employees consent to a background check.

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Endeavour Veterinary Ecology, Moreton Bay (posted 20th May) Wildlife Veterinary Nurse

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Full-time Wildlife Veterinary Nurse position available (Toorbul in Moreton Bay region)

Endeavour Veterinary Ecology is offering a unique opportunity for a passionate and capable veterinary nurse to join our team and work with us to recover, manage and monitor wild koala populations in Queensland. The position has responsibility for ensuring the health and wellbeing of program koalas, including assisting the veterinarians with comprehensive veterinary examinations of koalas under anaesthesia, collecting samples for diagnostic  and research purposes, and treating sick or injured animals.

Endeavour Veterinary Ecology is a wildlife consultancy that provides specialised veterinary ecology and population management services. We pride ourselves on innovative and collaborative wildlife solutions, optimal ecological outcomes, and high standards of animal welfare.

We are looking for a qualified veterinary nurse with wildlife experience to fill a full-time position in our team. Weekend work and occasional blocks of travel of up to 12 days in the field will be required. To be successful with your application, you will have a demonstrated interest in wildlife conservation and fastidious attention to detail. We work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, so an easy-going  nature, flexibility and excellent time management skills are also required. 

Applicants must have the following:

Desirable:

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your cover letter and resume to deidre@endeavourvet.com.au


Jumbo Pets Australia, Campbelltown NSW (posted 9th May) Customer Service Officer - Order Administration

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Customer Service Officer – Order Administration

About us:

Jumbo Pets Australia is a growing online business selling pet products Australia wide. We are looking for a capable individual to join our small, dedicated team. You will need to be able to multi-task, work effectively in a team environment and be able to maintain our existing reputation of offering outstanding customer service. This role will suit an individual with an interest and knowledge of pets, and outstanding people skills.

This role is responsible for:

Customer service is also a key part of this role. Dealing with customers by email, phone and social media is a daily part of the job.

Essential Criteria

Desirable criteria

Our office and warehouse is located in Campbelltown NSW.

If you love pets and this sounds like the perfect role for you, please send your resume and cover letter to michellesheridan@jumbopets.com

Only successful applicants will be contacted.


SASH Sydney, North Ryde, NSW (posted 6th May) Relationship Manager

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Relationship Manager

At SASH, we believe the highest standards in veterinary care are achieved when clinical expertise is delivered by compassionate, motivated people in a caring and supportive environment. Inspired by the special bond between pets and their families, we constantly strive to help pets and their families live their best life.

SASH HQ is located in North Ryde, Sydney and is the largest veterinary referral hospital in the southern hemisphere. SASH has an excellent reputation for providing the highest level of quality health care in the industry, with pets traveling from all over Australia to be treated by our team. Our team provides wide a range of clinical services including a 24-hour emergency and critical care service, internal medicine, neurology, surgery, oncology, cardiology, ophthalmology, dermatology, radiology, exotics, rehabilitation and anaesthesia. SASH is committed to providing the best service in the industry through our team of more than 400 industry professionals across Sydney, the Central Coast and now Adelaide.

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The position:
The referring vet community are a big part of our success, having fostered strong relationships through trust and excellent service over the past 14 years. SASH is looking for a passionate veterinarian with the commercial acumen to continue maintaining these vital relationships with SASH’s referring veterinarian partners. Responsibilities will include:

About You:
We are looking for someone who can be an advocate for SASH and bring a strong commercial understanding to the management of relationships and external stakeholders. You will have a keen understanding of how and where to add value to our partners with a flexible and dynamic approach to each individual partner.

Desirable
Sales or commercial experience

What’s in it for You?
You will be joining SASH at a very exciting time with the complete refurbishment of the North Ryde hospital and the launch of a brand new hospital in western Sydney. This is a chance for you to be extremely hands on with your approach and push yourself outside your comfort zone, while building on your project skills. The animal health care industry is extremely rewarding, with this role being central in supporting SASH to enrich the lives of pets and their families.

If you are interested in joining the SASH team, then don’t miss this exciting opportunity and apply today! Please forward your CV along with a cover letter, addressing your reasoning for applying for the role at SASH to vetcareers@sashvets.com


Pet Medical Muswellbrook, Upper Hunter NSW (posted 26th April) Boarding Coordinator

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Boarding Coordinator – Full time

Pet Medical boarding is your pet’s home away from home. Our boarding facility, located at pet Medical Muswellbrook, strives to provide plenty of love, care and enrichment from an experienced Pet Medical boarding team.

Pet Medical actively promotes organisations and activities that improve the wellbeing and lifestyle of both pets and their owners.

The Role

We currently have an exciting position available in our boarding team. The role will be in our boarding and doggy day care facility. There will also be a focus on customer service where you will play an important part of liaising with our clients. This role is supported by others in the team This position is a permanent full-time position with rostered shifts within business hours.

The Culture

The people at Pet Medical are empathic, caring, kind and thoughtful. We embrace change with a positive “can do “attitude. We want our people to be the best they can be and maximize their potential. Our vision is to be the best place to work.

Skills and experience

Benefits

Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter to: bec.kiem@petmedical.com.au


Southpaws Specialty Surgery for Animals, Moorabbin, Melbourne VIC (posted 14th April) Rostering Manager

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Rostering Manager - Full Time Fixed Term

Southpaws - One of Australia’s best-known referral hospitals.

Our mission is to be the first choice for expert veterinary care.

As an employer

Southpaws is committed to leading the way in creating a workplace that operates the way we believe they should, rather than the way they always have. To help deliver on our goal of becoming an industry employer of choice, we have created career pathways that support year on year progression both for your capabilities as a professional, as well as your remuneration.

Southpaws is the only hospital in Melbourne to have full time Training & Development Manager and Human Resources Manager. These permanent on-site roles ensure the structure necessary to support people on their personal and professional journeys to fulfilling their potential.

Southpaws are proud of our values and look for these positive characteristics in all applicants:

The role:

Southpaws is looking for an experienced Rostering Manager to join our team on a fixed 12-month contract. As part of the management team you will design, implement, and manage schedules and rostering across all teams for a dual site 24-hour referral veterinary hospital. Develop contingency for all scheduling, rostering, and payroll processes.

Key Responsibilities:

About you:

We are a collaborative team who thrive working in fast-paced environment supporting a variety of stakeholders.

Join the Southpaws family and enjoy the benefits:

To apply to be a part of this exceptional team send a CV and Cover Letter to: HR@southpaws.com.au

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North Shore Veterinary Hospital, Artarmon, Sydney NSW (posted 7th April) General Practice Support Manager

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North Shore Veterinary Hospital are looking for a General Practice Support Manager to join their team!

This is a Maternity Leave position, our ideal candidate will be available to start in July, if not earlier.

Duties for the position will include but not limited to:

What we can offer you:

The successful candidate will ideally have:

Apply Online with your CV and cover letter

https://jobs.jobvite.com/vetpartners/job/oIXJhfwp


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