Careers at Greencross Vets


A veterinary career at Greencross Vets could be the best decision you ever make! As the largest provider of high quality integrated veterinary and pet services in Australia, Greencross Vets are continually seeking veterinary and nursing staff that have a strong desire to practice quality medicine, excellent patient care and are dedicated to maintaining their professional skills at a high level. Search the available vet jobs and opportunities and apply online with our online careers form.

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Paid Parental Leave Program

In August 2020 we launched our Paid Parental Leave Program! This is a significant milestone for Greencross and for our team of dedicated vets, nurses and specialists around the country. Our program will provide financial assistance to primary caregivers of any gender upon birth or adoption of their child. We are incredibly proud to be leading the way in the veterinary industry! To learn more please contact our vet recruitment team.

Clinical & Professional Excellence

At Greencross Vets, we believe in providing pet parents with the best solutions, delivered with love and empathy. Join our passionate and highly skilled team to enjoy a collaborative, supportive workplace, genuine clinical freedom and access to the most up-to-date evidence-based research and treatments.

Learning & Career Development

When it comes to Greencross Vets jobs, we are passionate about the continued career development of our team members, with a range of opportunities to take your veterinary career to the next level. We believe in supporting our team in practical ways, from clinical training, peer collaboration and specialist access as well as the Greencross Academy, where members are exposed to the best in clinical excellence.

Wellbeing, Work/Life Balance & Agile Work

Taking on a vet job is a rewarding, but challenging career and we believe the best vets are those with a full and active family life, as well a commitment to clinical excellence. At Greencross Vets, empathy and compassion are not just restricted to the care we offer our patients. We are committed to achieving work/life balance, providing vets with an Employee Assistance Program, Back to Work program after parental leave, as well as flexible working conditions and help with other aspects of clinical training including continuing education and visa sponsorship.

Recruitment Process

We welcome applications from qualified professionals keen to advance their veterinary career and join our ever-growing team. There are opportunities throughout Australia, and we encourage veterinary professionals of all experience levels to apply. If you can’t find the right role for you listed on our website, please email Vet Recruitment and one of our team members will be in touch. Veterinary candidates must be registered or be eligible for veterinary registration in Australia. Please check your eligibility with the Australasian Veterinary Boards Council Inc (AVBC) prior to applying.
Throughout the veterinary recruitment process, we aim to match potential team members to the clinic most suited to their location, skills and training. The initial step will be a phone interview with our Recruitment Team to gain a better understanding of what you’re looking for and whether our culture is a good fit. This is a great opportunity for you to learn more about the opportunities available. Next, you’ll connect with one of our Area Managers or Clinical Team for an interview (face-to-face or via video call). Then we’ll discuss next steps and timeframes in preparation for embarking on your veterinary career with Greencross Vets.

Can I send an application to the recruitment team for a job that isn’t listed?

Of course! Our Greencross Recruitment Team is always interested to hear from like minded veterinary professionals. Simply send your most recent CV with your best business hours contact number(s) and a team member will be in touch to chat about availability and areas of clinical interest.

I’m an overseas-trained veterinarian whose qualifications are recognised in Australia, would Greencross Vets consider sponsoring me?

Yes. Overseas-trained clinicians make up an important part of our network of more than 800 veterinary professionals nationwide. Our Recruitment team can facilitate the visa application process for the right professionals, with the support of qualified Migration Lawyers. Greencross will cover the visa application charges to ensure a smooth transition for you.

As an Emergency Specialist, I want to continue working in this area, but I’d like to pick up some General Practice work. Can Greencross support this?

Absolutely. We have a number of GP locations that are ideal for those transitioning from the Emergency and Specialist arena. We also have Emergency and Specialist vacancies available to clinicians interested in this space.

I’m a veterinary student, what opportunities could I have with Greencross now?

We’re actively engaged in supporting and mentoring new veterinarians and support staff. We have a number of opportunities available to vet students in our veterinary clinics. In addition, Petbarn, a Greencross partner, has retail and grooming opportunities for students who would like to begin their animal health and wellbeing journey with us. Once you’ve finished your studies, Greencross Vets offers a market-leading, comprehensive New Graduate Program.

Do you offer a Graduate Program?

Yes, we sure do! Please click here to learn more about our Veterinary Graduate Program

What if there are no vacancies in my area?

While there may be no opportunities at this moment, it doesn’t mean opportunities may not open up. So our Greencross Recruitment Team is always interested to hear from veterinary professionals who would like to join forces with us. We’re always happy to discuss upcoming opportunities or future roles that may become available in your area. Please send a recent CV with your best business hours contact number(s) and a team member will be in touch to discuss.

Emergency & Specialist Hospitals

Our Greencross Vets family includes leading emergency and specialty referral hospitals across Australia. Offering the highest standards of professional care, many of our hospital locations are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. These Emergency and Specialist partners have opportunities available to clinicians interested in working in these types of roles. Or if you’re currently working in an emergency environment and interested in a change of pace or want to broaden your experience, Greencross Vets has a number of GP locations that are perfect for those transitioning from the Emergency and Specialist arena.

To learn more about these services please click on the hospital details below.

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