North Canterbury Veterinary Clinics Ltd

Sheep & Beef Veterinarian          Potential Development & Leadership Role

North Canterbury Veterinary Clinics is a 4 clinic mixed practice located 45 minutes north of Christchurch. Our location in North Canterbury means we enjoy all the benefits of rural town living, with everything that Canterbury has to offer on our back doorstep. Close to the Southern Alps, lifestyle choices abound with a wide range of recreational pursuits, fishing, boating, tramping, mountain biking, climbing, and we are 1 hour away from some of the best snow skiing in the country.

NCVC currently has a team of 16 vets who work closely with our Grazing Team, LA Technicians, the Animal Health & Veterinary Service Sales Team and our Vet Clinic Support Teams. We are now looking to recruit a Sheep and Beef Vet to complement our existing team.  While the role will be predominantly be based in Amberley, we will require you to provide support and cover to our 3 other clinics to meet the needs of the business. Additional to working in a progressive Sheep & Beef farming region the role will offer a number of additional development options:

  • Candidates with leader potential could progress to the leadership of the team
  • Sheep & Beef specialisation with a focus on consultancy services ( Stockcare )
  • Business shareholding opportunities

Ideal candidates will possess the following skills and expertise

  • Minimum 3years Veterinary experience in a mixed practice
  • A strong commitment to delivering high standards of care
  • Exceptional organisational & communications skills
  • A friendly, positive ‘Can Do’ attitude
  • Proven leadership ability

What North Canterbury Vet Clinics Ltd can offer you?

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Potential Business Partnership for the right candidate
  • Opportunity for long term career
  • Professional and Personal Development
  • Access to a wide support network
  • A dynamic & supportive team environment
Oct 29, 2018
Are you looking for a change? Ready to experience life clean, green New Zealand? North Canterbury Veterinary Clinics is a 4 clinic practice located North of Christchurch. Our location in North Canterbury means we enjoy all the benefits of rural town living, with everything that Christchurch and Canterbury have to offer on our back doorstep. http://www.christchurch.org.nz/ Close to the Southern Alps, lifestyle choices abound with a wide range of recreational pursuits, fishing, boating, tramping, climbing and we are 1 hour away from some of the best skiing in the country, without the crowds. Should you have the need to recover from these outdoor pursuits the Hanmer Springs geothermal resort http://www.hanmersprings.co.nz/ or Kaikoura, http://www.kaikoura.co.nz/ will cater for your every need. We wish to invite Veterinarians with 2+ years’ experience with an interest in working in mixed practice to apply for our vacancy. This is a permanent position based in the township of Amberley.  We currently have 16 vets employed throughout the 4 clinics with a variety of skills and experience. The role offers plenty of scope and potential to further develop your skills not only with Sheep and Beef, but also Deer, Equine and Companion Animals. We offer our own AH emergency service to clients, which means you would be on call 1 weekday night and 1:6 weekends.  We give a paid day off for the following Friday, so you can take advantage of having a long weekend. As we have 3 other clinics, at times we do need to share resources, and if you are flexible and like variety in your day, then this role could be for you. The successful applicant would be working alongside a great team of qualified support staff, experienced Veterinarians, Technicians, Sales Reps and a Business Manager. A real focus on quality service, dedicated care of the patient, teamwork and fun exists in this practice. We will offer an innovative and competitive salary package to the successful candidate including a contribution to your relocation costs.
North Canterbury Veterinary Clinics Ltd North Canterbury Veterinary Clinics Osborne Road, Amberley, New Zealand Full time