WestVETS Equine Hospital has a permanent position available for an equine internal medicine specialist, board certified or board eligible individuals (ACVIM/ECVIM/Fellowship of the Australian and New Zealand Veterinary Scientists) are encouraged to apply. WestVETS Equine Hospital is based in the western suburbs of Brisbane and our Equine Reproduction Centre is located in the Lockyer Valley which is a short 30 minute drive. The position is primarily hospital based however there would also be an ambulatory component. The hospital is supported by two ACVS surgeons and multiple experienced equine clinicians, as well as two hospital-based interns.
The position would involve day to day management of intensive hospital cases, primary internal medicine referrals, and some ambulatory calls. Experience with anaesthesia would be considered advantageous. The caseload is extremely varied with both first and second opinion cases as well as routine and emergency cases. The hospital caseload is a mix of racehorses and sport horses (40/60) and neonatal foal care. There is a large and varied horse population in South East Queensland. The hospital has a minor small ruminant caseload that could be developed further if the applicant is interested. The position would also involve training and supervision of the interns and supporting our general practitioners.
Candidates must be eligible for registration in Queensland. Foreign applicants are welcome to apply. Salary will commensurate with the candidate’s experience and qualifications, and will be discussed further upon application. For further information please contact.
Nathan Anthony WestVETS Animal Hospitals Mob: 0407 00 11 55 firstname.lastname@example.org