Job No: NVC509
Location: Zillmere

Fixed Term Contract - Maternity Leave (9 months)

Zillmere Vet Surgery is located in Zillmere, Queensland, a 30 minute drive outside of the hustle and bustle of Brisbane City. Just a 25 minute drive to the wonderful night-scene showcased on Eagle Street Pier and just over an hour drive from the stunning Gold Coast, there are endless dining locations, beaches and theme parks to spend hours exploring. If you have more time, take a day trip into the beautiful Gold Coast  hinterland and get lost in nature!

At Zillmere Veterinary Surgery we understand the special role that pets play in our families and we are dedicated to their health care. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine, surgery and preventative healthcare, and to practice this with compassion and an emphasis on providing education to all pet owners. Our entire healthcare team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet owner, as well as for our pets.

We are currently seeking a Veterinary Surgeon to join our busy clinic on a part time basis.  The roster for this position is Monday 8.30 – 6pm, Tuesday 2.30 pm – 8pm, Thursday 8.30am – 3pm, Friday 8.30am – 6pm and alternating Saturday mornings from 8.30am – 12 noon.

What we can offer you:

  • Access to practical training programs through our purpose-built Veterinary Training Centres
  • Continuing education allowance and study leave for annum
  • Access to one of the strongest networks of veterinary professionals
  • Endless opportunities with the possibility of working across any one of our NVC clinics in Australia and New Zealand.
  • Sponsorship and a Visa for you and your dependents, if applicable.
  • Relocation allowance, if applicable.

What you can offer us:

  • BVsc or equivalent, and registration to practice in Queensland
  • A confident Veterinarian with at least 2 years’ practical experience
  • A commitment to provide exceptional patient care
  • Ability to oversee the caseload and work autonomously
  • Exceptional communication and client relationship building skills.

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About Us

National Veterinary Care (NVC) a group of 97 clinics located across Australia and New Zealand. What makes us different?

National Veterinary Care believes that if we put our people first, the results will follow. We achieve this through having a highly qualified Veterinary Surgeon as our General Manager – Vet Services, who keeps our clinical standards at the forefront of business decisions. We achieve it through our Veterinary Training Centres – industry firsts where we offer practical CPD in everything from behaviour through to orthopaedic surgery – so that you have the skills and confidence to care for every pet who comes through your clinic doors. Click here to see more!

What is it like to work for NVC?

Let our staff tell you themselves!

 ‘Since coming to work for NVC, my whole outlook on my job, career and ultimately my life has substantially improved. I love that the ethos at NVC is to invest in people, treat them well and show them that they are valued. I have certainly felt that.’ – Louise Parry, Lead Veterinarian, Everton Park Veterinary Surgery

‘Yesterday afternoon we did a stitch up or a dog's ear. The case was referred to us by another vet group who had vets available but refused to see the case. I believe this would never happen at NVC because of the great culture that our CEO has worked hard to infuse through NVC and which I hope we never lose’. – Peter Elliott, Lead Veterinarian, Vetcall Ashmore

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Sounds great! How do I apply?

Whether you are seeking a new career direction, a lifestyle change, a challenge or a relocation to a new environment, we would love to have a chat.

Please contact Shanda Lodge, via or Apply Now!

This position offers a negotiable base salary range of $52,000 - $90,000 pro rata, dependant on the suitable applicant’s skills and experience. Whilst NVC seeks to source applicants who meet the above criteria and skill set, alternative applicant’s may still be considered. In these cases, the base salary is subject to change to suit.



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