Equine Veterinary Nurse/Technician

Massey University

Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

Full time

Veterinary Nurses

Dec 10

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College of Sciences

Palmerston North

Massey Equine Veterinary Clinic (EVC) is looking for Equine Veterinary Nurses or Technicians to fill two permanent, full-time roles.

The role will be focused on providing general nursing and technical support in our busy equine hospital. You will be involved in restraining animals for veterinary procedures as well as providing assistance with the care and treatments of our patients.

You can expect lots of variation in this role as you provide nursing and technical support to veterinary clinicians in equine nursing, medical, surgical, anaesthetic, diagnostic and teaching procedures.

A diploma in Veterinary Nursing or higher is desirable, so if you have the ability and willingness to work in a teaching hospital, come and join our friendly and passionate team! This role is for you!

To be successful, you will need to have excellent communication skills and a can-do attitude. The ability to work safely around horses and ponies of all temperaments is crucial, previous nursing experience is preferred but not essential. The ability to work nights would be preferred.

Interviews will commence after the closing date of Sunday, 2 January 2022.

If you are interested, please click apply now or begin. If you have any enquiries email Alaina Tessier at A.Tessier@massey.ac.nz

Massey University is committed to protecting the health, safety and well-being of our staff and students. All students, staff and visitors need to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, or medically exempt, in order to come onto our campuses or to take part in face-to-face University-managed activities from the 14th February 2022. Therefore, any positions that fit this criteria will require the successful applicant to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 or have a New Zealand Ministry of Health issued medical exemption. Should you apply and be successful for any of our roles, evidence of your vaccination status will be requested if face-to-face University-managed activities or coming onto a Massey campus is a part of your employment.

Reference number: CS_SVSVTHEN_1661_12/21

For further information and to apply online, visit: http://masseyunicareers.nga.net.nz

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