Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian
Adelaide SA

Our expanding business needs a veterinarian with a passion for emergency medicine to join the highly skilled ER team at Animal Emergency Centre – a very busy, 24-hour emergency and referral centre in the heart of Adelaide.

So, if you are:

  • Looking to challenge and enhance your veterinary skills and knowledge
  • Enjoy working in a diverse environment with access to a team of specialists
  • Have a penchant for Mediterranean climates with a topping of foodie culture
  • Then you might want to read on…

About Us
The Animal Emergency Centre (AEC), is a first-class facility, multi-disciplinary centre with extensive up-to-date equipment including a full in-house IDEXX lab, digital radiography, ultrasonography, fluoroscope and CT. We have a team of 65 veterinarians, nurses and support staff that work to deliver exceptional veterinary care to the pets of South Australia.

The Role
This exciting opportunity to work in ER offers a varied caseload shared among a committed team of emergency veterinarians.

Access to our specialists and referral Veterinarians in the fields of Medicine, Surgery, Radiology, Cardiology and Dentistry will enhance your work experience.

There is an excellent continuing education program to promote ongoing skill development, and ANZCVS college membership is encouraged.  Several team members have achieved membership of the college and can mentor candidates. Others have progressed to residency programs.

As is usual in an emergency centre work on weekends, night and public holidays is shared across the emergency team.

The position would be ideal for a Vet with some experience and a genuine interest in emergency and critical care.  However, recent graduates are encouraged to apply.

About You
This opportunity would suit an energetic individual who enjoys learning in a multi-disciplinary specialist hospital environment.

You have excellent communication, organisation and time management skills and have a passion for outcomes, patient care and excellent clinical service. You enjoy working as a team but also flourish individually. With a great sense of humour, flexible and positive attitude towards work, you’ll fit in nicely with our culture.  As this is a high performing team, you also exhibit the following skills and experience:

  • A keen interest and / or background in emergency medicine
  • Ability to work efficiently both independently and within a team
  • Ideally at least 1 years’ experience in veterinary practice
  • Exceptional organisational and communication skills
  • Flexible, adaptable and a positive ‘can do’ attitude!
  • Enjoys coming to work has a good sense of humour

Adelaide is a beautiful city with a worldwide reputation for gourmet food markets, wine regions, beaches, and lively festivals. The city’s boutique bar scene is thriving, and cycling is a way of life here. The Lonely Planet and the Economist Magazine have both proclaimed Adelaide to be in the top 10 of the must see ‘most liveable cities in the world’.

This position offers attractive well above average remuneration $130K – 150K  in line with your skills and experience along with the usual leave and CE benefits. We will support overseas and interstate relocation with an allowance. Furthermore, we take an interest in your career and work with you to achieve your aims.

To Apply
If you are ready for your next career move and your landing spot looks like the AEC team, please send your application. Please include a cover letter, resume and contact details for at least two referees, outlining your suitability against the above-mentioned criteria to Matthew Lacey on matthew.lacey@gxltd.com.au or 0402 715 462.


Job Categories: Emergency Vet
Job Types: Full Time
Job Locations: SA

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To apply, please submit your details below. For a confidential chat, or to learn more about opportunities with us please contact VetRecruitment@gxltd.com.au or speak directly with our Talent Acquisition Partner by region:

Lisa Willis – Victoria – Email or 0402 715 425
Abbie Smith – QLD & WA – Email or 0412 966 031
Aimee Elliott- SA, NSW & ACT – Email or 0401 162 466
Matthew Lacey – Specialty & Emergency (National) – Email or 0402 715 462

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