Veterinary Nurse

Tauranga Veterinary Services

South Taranaki District, Taranaki, New Zealand

Full time

Veterinary Nurses

Jun 1

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Great company, vision and culture

Taranaki combines a beautiful rural lifestyle with easy accessibility to city life, pristine beaches and outdoor recreation such as ski fields, native bush, top-class fishing and scenic wonderland Mount Taranaki.

Taranaki Veterinary Centre is one of the largest mixed veterinary practices in New Zealand with clinics in Hawera, Manaia, Stratford and Patea employing 30 veterinarians and 47 support staff.

We are seeking a qualified veterinary nurse for a permanent position. TVC is a progressive business that values its staff and our nurses are an integral part of our small animal team. We focus on providing a challenging and fun workplace and nursing skills are utilised daily. Nurses are supported in progressing within their favored areas of interest.

We are a very well-equipped practice that offers clients a wide range of companion animal services. Our Hawera Branch is well equipped with DR x-ray facilities, a full IDEXX laboratory, anesthetic and surgical equipment, IV pumps, general surgical facilities and good hospital facilities. Hawera operates with five fulltime companion animal vets and ten full time nurses. This is a busy practice with varied and interesting caseloads.

Experience and Must haves:

  • A recognised vet nurse qualification (Diploma or BVet Tech Level)
  • Very good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A good work ethic
  • The ability to work well in a team environment
  • Self motivation
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • A strong patient focus, be committed to excellence and professional
  • Customer service experience
  • Ability to learn
  • Show long term commitment Duties Include:
  • Pre-surgical checks
  • Anesthetic induction and monitoring
  • In-house lab tests
  • In-Patient monitoring and care
  • Nurse consults
  • Routine nurse duties
  • Availability for on call afterhours service

Make a great career move this year and join our dynamic team today!

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