Veterinarian - Emergency and Critical Care

  • Fixed Term - 24 Months, Full Time (37.5 Hours)
  • HEW0808 | Competitive base with the potential of earning up to $160k per annum inclusive of shift loading plus 17% employer superannuation contributions 
  • Salary Packaging Opportunities
  • Ref: 122940/0146G1

Do you want to live your best ECC life?

Do you want to become an ECC Specialist?

With the potential to earn up to 160kpa (inclusive of shift loading) + 17% employer super contributions.

Do you love practicing the highest standards of emergency medicine in an exciting, fast paced ECC Specialist-led ICU department that offers an unparalleled caseload within the premier Veterinary specialist-referral practice in Perth?

About Us

Murdoch University is home to the only Veterinary School in Western Australia and through The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University provides both a state-of-the art specialist-referral hospital that is home to leaders within the field of Veterinary Medicine as well as offering exceptional clinical hands-on experience for its students and education of the next generation of Veterinarians.

At The Animal Hospital At Murdoch University (TAHMU) we practice the highest professional and clinical standards of care in an environment founded in genuine care and compassion. The ECC and ICU service includes 2 specialists, 2 registrars, 4 residents, 2 specialty trainees and 10 ECC vets who collaborate with a wonderful nursing team. This position offers an exceptional opportunity to join a truly unique team who love what they do, to contribute to the field of Veterinary science and to be part of the vision and mission of training the next generation of Veterinarians.

The Role

The Emergency Critical Care (ECC) unit is a team of exceptional veterinary professionals dedicated to being the benchmark for patient and client standards of care within the field of ECC in Perth, Western Australia and Australia. We take pride in delivering the highest quality veterinary services all while loving the work that we do and having fun at work. Our team dynamics are uniquely supportive and committed to helping you progress your career pathway within the field of ECC. This position would be ideal for someone who wants to practice the highest standards of care in emergency practice or as a preparation for a residency or specialty trainee program.

What you’ll bring to this role

  • A passion for providing high quality veterinary care in an emergency setting,
  • The skills associated with working in a fast-paced emergency environment,
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and a love for working in a team.

Applicants should refer to the Position Description for further detail on the duties, skills and experience required for this role. Alternative FTE may be considered for suitable candidates.

To Apply

Please apply by submitting the documents below:

  • A cover letter including a statement addressing the selection criteria (found in the Position Description)
  • Your most recent resume (CV)

Please visit the Current Vacancies page to view the position description for this role.

Please see the Applicant Guide for more information. Applications sent by post or email will not be accepted. Please note visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Position contact: Dr Taleta Hompas, Clinical Operations Manager taleta.hompas@murdoch.edu.au

Murdoch University values diversity, promotes inclusion, and strongly encourages Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, women, and people with disability to apply. Applicants who have support or access requirements, are encouraged to advise this at the time of their application, to ensure appropriate assistance is provided throughout the recruitment process.

Closing date: 29 August 2022 (9:59pm AWST)

The University reserves the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time.

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