Equine Veterinary Technician
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Equine Veterinary Technician
Our vision is simple: to be The Centre of Veterinary Excellence and Innovation and we are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic, and driven team player to help us achieve this. Our goals are set around Care, Community, Communication and Continuous Improvement.
We are a proudly independent, private practice and have been serving our North Canterbury community for over 50 years. With 34 vets and over 50 support staff, we work closely as a team to deliver a wide range of services. We are proud of our purpose-built, state of the art clinic which includes full equine surgical facility and 6 bay stables built to Best Practice Hospital Standards.
Find out more about us at http://www.rangioravetcentre.co.nz
Our values are Excellence, Empathy and Respect, Team and Community and Innovation. If you share these values and you enjoy developing strong relationships with clients, working in a team environment and have a desire to see your clients succeed, then this is the job for you!
In this exciting position we want you to grow and find your own 'niche' of services that you want to excel in. The ideal applicant will have a strong interest in equine practice and a veterinary technician, veterinary technology or veterinary nursing background would be advantageous.
About the Position:
With a rapidly expanding equine client base, across all disciplines, we are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic, and driven team player to join our equine team.
This growth has resulted in us seeking a fixed term person covering the period November 2021 – April 2022 working alongside one of our senior Equine Veterinaries. In January 2022, we also have a board-certified equine specialist surgeon joining the team so you will be also working alongside her in this role.
The position is full-time, Monday to Friday 40 hours per week but you will need some flexibility during the peak season as you may be called upon for some after-hours work to assist in surgery and with patients in the hospital. We will assess the position during the fixed term period and there is the possibility of the role will move to a permanent position.
You will be supported by a team of vets and technicians and your input will be sought, valued, and respected.
This position would ideally suit someone who is enthusiastic, self-motivated, has great people skills and strives for high standards in quality veterinary care. If you enjoy developing strong relationships with clients, working in a fun, friendly team environment and have a desire to see your clients succeed while still maintaining a balanced life then this might be just the job for you.
The clinic is BESTPRACTICE accredited and well equipped with a new on-site purpose-built surgical facility and specialist surgeon, digital x-ray, shockwave, endoscopy, ultrasound, IRAP and in-house lab.
We can offer the successful candidate the following:
- Competitive Remuneration
- Inhouse and External CPD opportunities
- Personal career development is strongly encouraged, the size of the practice allows for special interests to be pursued and these are actively supported.
Rangiora is a great place to live, work and play! This is a fantastic opportunity for you and the rest of the family. Applying for this position could be the best decision you've made in a while!
To apply or to have a confidential discussion about employment prospects please E-mail or call our Practice Manager, Craig Perriman:-
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa
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