Veterinary Nurse (Part Time ECC & Internal Medicine)

23 November 2019

We are looking for a qualified veterinary nurse with at least 2 years experience for a permanent part time position (approx 40 hours per fortnight). This role will two weekday shifts per week with our internal medicine specialist team and every other weekend with our emergency & critical care team (Saturday & Sunday day shift). The successful candidate will not be required to work more than 1 in 2 weekends. Experience in a specialist or emergency veterinary hospital would be advantageous but not necessary for this position.

Job tasks and responsibilities include:

  • General nursing of referral and emergency patients, including high-dependency cases
  • IV and urinary catheter placement; venipuncture and running of laboratory tests
  • Monitoring anaesthesia
  • Assisting with emergency surgical and medical procedures
  • Assisting with diagnostic imaging (xray, ultrasound, CT)
  • Triage of incoming patients
  • Some reception duties, though ARC also has receptionists working evenings and weekends 

Job benefits and perks:

  • Generous remuneration
  • In house continuing education programme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • ARC has an active social club

Closing date for applications: 10 December 2019

COVID-19: Under Level 4 alert, ARC remains open 24/7 to provide emergency and specialist services. 

We are making some changes to the way we do things to ensure the health and safety of our clients and team members. 

Please phone to make an appointment. 

When you arrive at ARC, please stay in your car and phone 09 2815 815 to inform us of your arrival.