Vet Nurses and Support Staff

Positions Available


Pet Vets Papatoetoe, Auckland (posted 16th July)

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Pet Vets Papatoetoe is looking for a passionate Veterinary Nurse - apply now!

About the Role

Our nurses are amazing support for the veterinarians. Nurses are involved in general and surgical nursing, invoicing, IV catheterisation, blood sampling, in house laboratory tests, X-rays, puppy schools, nurse consults, client education and retail.

Why choose us

The Position

How to Apply

Please get in touch for more information or to meet our friendly team and to see the practice.

To apply, send an email with your CV and cover letter to Gaylene at office@petvets.nz

Check out our website: https://petvets.nz/
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Pets and Care Veterinary Clinic, Kerikeri, Northland (posted 8th July)

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We are looking for a talented and passionate vet nurse to join us!

Pets and Care Veterinary Clinic is a privately owned veterinary clinic located in Kerikeri. We are looking for a team member who would commit to provide high quality of patient care, and enjoy working as a team.

Both full-time and part-time positions are available 😊

What you can offer us:

What we can offer you:

Please get in touch for more information, or forward your CV and cover letter to Emily emily@petsandcare.co.nz

Please visit our website to have a look at our clinic http://www.petsandcare.co.nz


North Canterbury Veterinary Clinics, Cheviot, Hurunui District (posted 4th July)

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Qualified Vet Nurse

We have an opportunity for a qualified veterinary nurse based at our Cheviot Clinic, North Canterbury.

About the role:

This is a full time position – Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm.

You will actually get to nurse and use the skills you have been trained in.

Your opinion is sought and will be valued. You are your patients’ advocate.

There will be a range of duties with broad and interesting cases, from bunnies to working dogs.

You will be part of a friendly and close-knit team of six within the Cheviot clinic, with additional opportunities to experience working with our wider team members within our other three clinics across the Hurunui region.

There is no after-hours requirement, which supports a good work/life balance.

About you:

The vet nurse most likely to thrive in this environment will be or have:

About us:

North Canterbury Vets is an independently owned business based through the Hurunui Region, and been serving our communities since 1954. Our owners work in the business, so you get to work alongside the decision makers on a daily basis.

We have a strong focus on developing our people, with individual development plans and a supportive team. We run several wellness initiatives throughout the year to support our aim of connectivity between our four clinics.

If you like the sound of this and you would like to apply, please send your CV and cover letter to elaine@ncvets.co.nz before Friday 19th July.

Elaine McDuff
HR Manager
Veterinary Nurse Position
North Canterbury Vet Clinics


Kohimarama Veterinary Clinic, Eastern Auckland (posted 21st June) Locum Vet Nurse 22nd July-16th August

Veterinary Nurse Locum 4 weeks from 22nd July -16th August 2024

Kohimarama Veterinary Clinic is a well established, modern and well equipped, privately owned small animal practice in Auckland's Eastern Suburbs. We have a dedicated team of 3 veterinarians and qualified full-time and part-time nurses. We are looking for an experienced nurse for a 4 week locum from the 22nd July 2024

This is a practice with highly skilled veterinarians and nurses who are dedicated to offering their patients the best of care and developing a culture of excellence.

The position involves working 35- 40 hours per week for 4 weeks from 22nd July 2024.

Qualities we are looking in an ideal candidate are:

The job includes shifts on surgical, hospital and reception duties. We provide a high level of care for our patients and a high level of service to our clients.

If you are a qualified veterinary nurse or technician and are interested in working with us, Send your application and CV to stephaniet@kohivet.co.nz

www.kohivet.co.nz


Vetlife Ashburton, Netherby, Canterbury (posted 19th June)

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PERMANENT VET NURSE POSITION – ASHBURTON, MID CANTERBURY, NEW ZEALAND

Vetlife is a large privately owned veterinary practice with 26 clinics throughout the South Island, providing our customers with a friendly high quality service. Vetlife Ashburton is a busy clinic, offering a full range of companion and production animal services. The team of vets and nurses are frequently involved in a variety of surgeries, and they are looking for a motivated nurse to join their team who can operate confidently within a professional environment. This is a full time permanent position.

Ashburton, one hour south of Christchurch or one hour north of Timaru is perfectly located near the sea and mountains, enjoy New Zealand’s outdoors; ski fields, lakes, mountain biking, hiking or the city café scene whilst living in rural New Zealand.

The ideal candidate will have diploma level vet nursing qualifications or be graduating, and the hands on experience to deliver high quality nursing care as well as a high standard of customer service.

About the role:

Skills / Experience / Attributes:

To apply:
Vetlife prides itself on providing our clients with a friendly high-quality service. If this sounds like the challenge for you, please apply, including your resume and a covering letter outlining why this is the position for you to rachel.inch@vetlife.co.nz


Vetlife Motueka, Western Tasman Bay (posted 19th June)

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PERMANENT VET NURSE POSITION – MOTUEKA, TASMAN, NEW ZEALAND

Vetlife Motueka, offers a full range of veterinary services to the surrounding community for both production and companion animals. The team of vets and nurses are frequently involved in a variety of surgeries, and they are looking for a motivated nurse to join their team who enjoys a fast pace and can operate confidently within a professional environment.

The ideal candidate will have diploma or degree level vet nursing qualifications, and the hands on experience to deliver high quality nursing care.

Motueka is located at the top of the South Island in the Tasman district, known for it’s warm climate, orchards, wineries, arts and crafts, national parks, walking and bike tracks and stunning beaches, with Nelson approximately 40 minutes away. Motueka is the ideal place to locate to.

About the role:

Skills / Experience / Attributes:

Benefits:

To apply:
Vetlife prides itself on providing our clients with a friendly high-quality service. If this sounds like the challenge for you, please apply, including your resume and a covering letter outlining why this is the position for you rachel.inch@vetlife.co.nz


Selwyn Veterinary Centre, Rolleston (posted 17th June) Locum

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Locum Veterinary Nurse required


Selwyn Veterinary Centre just outside of Christchurch is looking for a kind and empathetic vet nurse to work between 12th August to 27th September his year.

This position would be full time 40h/wk for the duration of the locum.

If you are interested, please send your application and CV to yolande@selwyvet.com 


Matamata Veterinary Services, Waikato Region, North Is, NZ (posted 31st May)

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Equine Veterinary Technicians - Seasonal Roles

Matamata Veterinary Services is a large and successful practice requiring additional Equine Veterinary Technicians to be based at our busy, purpose-built Equine Hospital in the Waikato, NZ for the 2024 breeding season (August – December/January).

Part-time and full-time positions available.

To be successful in this role you’ll need:

The successful applicants must aspire to excel in their work as skilled professionals at all times, as well as in the level of service we offer to our clients. Preference will be given to those candidates who have relevant skills and previous experience. A significant component of the role may include foal nursing in our NICU, alongside other hospital, reproduction, and ambulatory activities.

Matamata Veterinary Services strives to provide a supportive environment aiming to challenge and encourage team members to achieve goals and personal job satisfaction. If you enjoy working in a friendly environment with a positive, proactive and committed team that strives to be the best, then we want to hear from you.

To apply, please forward your cover letter along with your CV to sophia@matavet.co.nz as soon as possible.

https://www.matamatavets.co.nz

https://www.facebook.com/mvs.equine


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Cost: NZ$130.00 per 8 weeks for vet nurse & support staff vacancies.