Veterinarian - Livestock
AsureQuality (AQ) is a leading assurance company providing services that span the entire food supply chain with a combination of audit, inspection, farm assurance, bio-security, advisory and food testing capabilities.
Our Vet services team have a position for a Veterinarian to join the team. This is a fixed term 12-month role with potential to continue as a full time permanent role.
As a Veterinarian the role is inclusive of inspection, testing and provision of certification to MPI standards for live animals and live germplasm that are being exported and audit of germplasm and poultry export approved premises. The support and technical advice for the delivery of on farm services and quality assurance programmes is also included in the role.
To be successful in this role you will ideally have good stock sense and hold confidence when it comes to dealing with large animals.
You have excellent verbal and written communication skills, great communication, and the ability to build strong relationships. You have a passion for the industry and an interest in the regulatory framework associated with live animals and germplasm as well as passion to upskill and undergo training in quality assurance services.
You are able to work independently and pride yourself on managing your time efficiently and effectively to meet targets and deadlines as well as being a team player within the wider team
Strong computer skills are essential, particularly with the Microsoft suite, alongside the ability to learn new systems quickly.
Due to the nature of our operations there is a requirement for flexibility around the hours worked and there is potential for international work. The successful applicants will join a nationwide team of AsureQuality veterinarians and will work with a highly trained group of field technicians.
Everyday our experienced team of 1800+ people work alongside farmers, producers, and others throughout the food supply chain to help them uphold what Aotearoa stands for in food - a higher standard of quality and safety.
We are passionate about our shared role as Kaitiaki Kai, guardians of food, and have a deep responsibility to do the right thing for food and the environments it comes from.
We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining great people, and supporting them to be the best they can be. We know diverse teams are stronger teams and we believe in fairness and opportunity for all.
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