Veterinary Nurse

People Plus

Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

Full time

Veterinary Nurses

Jun 1

Are you a Veterinary Nurse with a genuine passion for the well-being of animals? Are you looking for a friendly work team that goes above and beyond to provide excellent customer service to its clients? If so, this might just be the role for you!

Wairoa Farm Vets are a veterinary practice that pride themselves on the best animal health service in the Wairoa region. Their simple approach focuses on performance across the farm, confidence in giving clients veterinary medical advice, fast response times, and effective follow up service. Their approach has seen the business grow to become the leading animal health provider in Wairoa as well as the East Coast.

Wairoa Farm Vets have an exciting opportunity for a Veterinary Nurse to join the team. It is important that the successful candidate possesses a genuine care and passion for animals and has the skills and experience to deliver a range of veterinary practices. 

Essential skills specific to the role include:

  • Handling animals for examination and treatments 
  • Cleaning and sterilising examination tables and equipment 
  • Preparing veterinary instruments 
  • Giving medications to animals 
  • Maintaining stock control and records
  • Providing animal care advice, and preparing, delivering, and reiving animal care education programs
  • May act a receptionist, accept payments, and undertake clerical work 

What we are looking for, someone with:

  • Equivalent vet nursing qualification with ideally 2 years’ vet nursing experience
  • Initiative and an eagerness to work
  • The ability to assess and respond to emergency situations 
  • Commitment to continuous quality improvement and personal development
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • A passion for animal welfare

This role is suited for someone qualified in Veterinary Nursing, who values the importance of a close-knit team who can work together to achieve the best outcomes for all their fury patients. If this role sounds like your next employment opportunity and you have the skills and experience to fulfill the role, then we would love to hear from you!

Please apply now with your Cover Letter and CV. Be sure to clearly outline how you are suitable for this role. Please note to be successful for this role you must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19. 

Applications will be managed on behalf of Wairoa Farm Vets by People Plus

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