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AT FORBES VETERINARY CLINIC

Mixed Practice Veterinarian

Forbes Veterinary Clinic is looking for a mixed practice veterinarian to join their team full-time.

 

Our position would suit an experienced vet looking for a change or an enthusiastic new/recent graduate keen for a diverse caseload in a very supportive environment.

 

We have a fantastic client base and pride ourselves on providing a high level of service and as such, possess excellent diagnostic and surgical equipment; including, fixed and portable digital radiology, small animal ultrasound with colour doppler & ultrasound for large animal reproduction, extensive orthopedic surgical equipment, endoscope, pulse ox, infusion pumps, in house IDEXX biochemistry & hematology machine, blood pressure machine, dental machine, ECG machine, the clinic uses RX Works.

 

Forbes Veterinary Clinic has a varying caseload of 60 -70% small animals (companion, birds, pocket pets and wildlife) and 30 – 40% large animal (dairy, beef, sheep, equine, pigs, goats & alpacas). We employ 4 full-time and 1 part-time veterinarians; we have a well-trained nursing staff suited to a busy practice, receptionist, accounts management staff and practice manager.

 

You would have the opportunity to develop a specialty in any field of interest within the veterinary profession. Continuing education is strongly encouraged, and practice supported.

 

We run a branch practice in Condobolin (100km away) which operates 2 days per week, for consults and large animal work only at this stage. Our practice covers a radius of up to 200km, with access to referral centres for difficult cases.

 

After-hours and weekend work are shared one-in-four and there is a rostered Friday off following weekend duty. You would be required to work a 38hr 4-day week.

 

Salary is negotiable depending on experience. After hours and travel are paid in addition to the base salary. A mobile phone is provided for work use. You will be required to supply a suitable vehicle for farm call-outs.

 

Forbes is a small friendly, supportive community with access to many different sporting & outdoor activities including water-skiing, rugby, netball, soccer, hockey, movie theatre, Vanfest and more! Forbes is a quick 1 – 2 hours drive to larger regional cities (Dubbo and Orange). 

 

 

For further information, contact or send CV to:

Practice Manager

Forbes Veterinary Clinic

PO Box 845

Forbes NSW 2871

Phone: 02 6852 1775

Mobile: 0401580718

Email: admin@forbesvet.com.au

Casual On-call Vet Nurse

 

Casual on call mixed practice veterinary nurse position required for Forbes Vet Clinic.

This position would suit a Certificate IV graduate or qualified nurse looking for a diverse caseload in a very supportive environment. We are chasing an enthusiastic and passionate individual to join our team on a casual on call basis. As part of our team you would be required to work one weekend out of six weekends; with the occasional night through the week also. We have a fantastic client base and pride ourselves on a high level of service.

At Forbes Vet Clinic we possess excellent diagnostic and surgical equipment including but not limited to, fixed and portable digital radiology, small animal ultrasound with colour doppler, ultrasound for large animal reproduction, extensive orthopaedic surgical equipment, endoscope and pulse ox to

name a few.

Our practice has a varying caseload of 60-70% small animal and 30-40% large animal. We currently employ 4 full-time vets and are presently looking for another; our nursing team is a mix of two years and up to fifteen years on the job experience. We are a fast-paced clinic which also includes receptionist, accounts management and practice manager.

This position is for May/June 2021 start.

For further information, contact or send CV to:

Practice Manager

Forbes Veterinary Clinic

PO Box 845

Forbes NSW 2871

Phone: 02 6852 1775

Email: admin@forbesvet.com.au