Small Animal Vet Surgeon

Location County Cork, Munster
Discipline: Veterinary, Animal Health & Equestrian
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££33,000 - £70,000 Dependent on experience - PLUS Company 4x4!
Contact name: Kate Moxon

Contact email: kate@AgriFJ.co.uk
Job ref: 14407KM
Published: 3 months ago

Job Title: Small Animal Vet Surgeon

Location of the Job: County Cork, Ireland, United Kingdom

The Company:

My clients are a busy, long established, independent mixed animal veterinary practice.

For more than 30 years this fabulous practice have been providing a comprehensive professional veterinary service in County Cork and the surrounding area.

They offer a full range of services for farm and companion animals. This includes 24 hour veterinary care for livestock and companion animals.

Working with their loyal customers and clients they have a deep understanding and experience of local conditions and animal health challenges particular to the area.

The health and happiness of the animals under my clients care is at the core of everything they do. Their team is passionate about providing best care to small and large animals alike.

They will work together with their clients to achieve optimal health, welfare and quality of life of their clients animals, be that increased health and productivity in the case of large animals, or a happy healthy pet.

My clients respect the deep bond between an animal and its human friends – they treat the animals entrusted to them with care and respect, as if they were their own.

They aim to provide a professional, compassionate, high quality veterinary service to the community of Cork and beyond. They endeavour to continually update their knowledge and services so that they can provide their clients with a modern, cutting edge veterinary service which is unparalleled in the area.

They seek to operate a fair and transparent service and pricing scheme for all our clients.

They foster talent and initiative in their veterinary and support team, and aim to create a friendly, open working environment.

My clients are committed to continually furthering their own knowledge as vets and nurses. They actively keep up to date with developments in their field and undertake further advanced training so that their clients and their animals can benefit from the latest veterinary knowledge and techniques.

Their purpose built premises is a hive of activity, with the large, small and paraprofessional parts of the practice functioning harmoniously under one roof.

They are privileged to have achieved full accreditation as a small animal hospital by the Veterinary Council of Ireland, which means that they have met the high standards of facilities and provision of care required.

My clients surgical suite is equipped with state of the art adjustable lighting, operating table, and a new patient heating system which is used to ensure that your pet maintains a safe core temperature during their operation. They have modern anaesthetic and monitoring machines which are carefully operated by their experienced vets and nurses, using modern and safe drugs to tailor anaesthesia for each patient. This technology ensures that their clients pet is kept as safe as possible during their procedure.

Their imaging suite contains a digital x-ray machine which ensures that the image produced is of the highest quality and resolution to aid interpretation by their veterinary team.

Their laboratory facility is equipped with biochemistry and haematology machines which allow them to run blood tests in-house with a moments notice. This ensures that their clients animal gets the results they need quickly, without having to wait for the samples to be sent away to an external lab. It also houses a modern microscope and other diagnostic aids on which their vets can evaluate samples.

The pharmacy is kept well stocked with a wide variety of large and small animal medicines, which means that when they need something quickly, its always close to hand.

The Industry: Veterinary, Vet, Surgeon, Medicine, Small Animal, Exotics, Animal Health, Animal Nutrition, Animal Feed, Companion Animals

The Job Role details:

An exciting opportunity has arisen at my clients fabulous veterinary practice for a full time veterinary surgeon.

Aim of the role:

My client is looking for an enthusiastic, confident, team player, cheerful and vet who is willing to get stuck in.

Key Responsibilities:

To be a full time veterinary surgeon.

Duties will include consulting, surgical procedures, minor procedures, client liaison, working up cases, caring for hospitalised animals, treatment plans and visits.

My clients believe in providing for their clients as well as they can so they have an on call rota. 1 in 5 on call - with one of the partners always on call.

Four or Five day week.

Ideal Person Skills and Qualifications:

MUST be a qualified RCVS registered Vet.

MUST be an enthusiastic, confident, team player, cheerful and vet who is willing to get stuck in.

IDEALLY looking for at least 12 months of UK experience or more, however a confident new graduate would be considered.

IDEALLY looking for an individual with special interests, which will be welcomed and supported.

IDEALLY would live within 45mins of the practice.

Additional Information:

5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays

Generous CPD allowance

Pension scheme

40hrs per week.

Salary package:

£33,000 - £70,000 depending upon experience

PLUS Company 4x4!

How to apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to; Kate@AgriFJ.co.uk

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