Rural Animal Technician

Wanganui Veterinary Services Ltd

Whanganui, Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand

Full time

Reception/ Support Staff / Other

Feb 18

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Rural Animal Technician

We are looking for a Technician/Product Sales Star

About Us

Wanganui Veterinary Services Ltd is a 50/50 mixed animal practice located in beautiful Wanganui.

We have a great team and are focused on providing the best service for our customers and improving the health and welfare of all animals we deal with.

Your Role

We are looking for a Large Animal Veterinary Technician and Farm Supplies Representative. The fulltime role is varied in nature, including conveyor work and its’s organisation, calf debudding and castration, applying dry cow therapy and sealant, assisting veterinarians, selling and delivering goods from both Wanganui Veterinary Services and Wanganui Farm Supplies, and much more.

We are looking for someone with:

  • a rural technician qualification or equivalent experience
  • previous experience in a veterinary or farm environment
  • good communication, with strong organisation and time management skills
  • the ability to work well within a team environment and also independently
  • ability to multi-task, remain calm under pressure, and be detail-oriented
  • physically fit, with good large animal handling skills

Previous experience would be desirable, however full training will be given. If you enjoy working with both people and animals, opportunities on-farm and outdoors and plenty of variety then this could be the job for you.

Please note: This role requires close contact with others, and according to our risk assessment and company policy, we require all applicants to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

Please apply on our website vacancies page

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