AT FORBES VETERINARY CLINIC
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:
Sue South – Practice Manager
Forbes Veterinary Clinic
PO Box 845
Forbes NSW 2871
Phone: 02 6852 1775