Veterinary Surgeon

Kilkenny (County), Leinster (IE)
Competitive salary + Expenses
29 Jun 2021
29 Jul 2021
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Ormonde Veterinary

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a full-time vet to join our friendly and progressive team at Ormonde Veterinary. Ormonde Veterinary is a 7-vet practice and has been providing a high standard of veterinary care for both companion and farm animal in Kilkenny for over 30 years. Even though the work is predominantly dairy, we also have a number of beef and sheep clients. Kilkenny is an intensive dairying area and currently we have over 40,000 dairy cows in our practice.

We are proud that our ultra-modern companion animal hospital is accredited to the highest level by the Veterinary Council of Ireland. We ensure that our nurses and vets are well trained and have access to all the latest equipment and diagnostic techniques. The hospital also has its own in-house laboratory.

The ideal candidate should

1. Be registered with the VCI.

2. Have at least 2-year experience in a mixed veterinary practice.

3. Have good communication skills.

4. Be able to work as part of a team.

5. Be highly motivated and able to work on their own initiative.

To help you achieve the elusive work/life balance we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Generous Expenses (mileage, Subsistence, Phone)
  • Up to 40 days holidays, including Annual leave, public holidays, and days off in lieu of weekend worked.
  • CPD encouraged & funded up to certificate level.
  • 1:6 rota for most of the year
  • VCI registration included
  • VDS premium included
  • Veterinary Ireland membership included
  • A rewarding caseload of medical and surgical cases to ensure continuous career development.
  • A vibrant social scene I the beautiful and historical city of Kilkenny.

For further information please visit our website

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