Careers and Vacancies

Vet Services Hawke’s Bay are always keen to hear from passionate professionals looking to develop their career. If you would like to join our team please send in your CV and tell us why you think Vet Services is the workplace for you.

Take a look through our current vacancies below


Graduate Veterinarian 

Would you like the best possible start to your veterinary career in beautiful Hawkes Bay, close to great beaches, wineries, restaurants and live in a fantastic climate? Would you like to work in a renowned mixed practice with great collegial support and opportunity in all manner of clinical spheres?

With our business continuing to grow, we have a fantastic opportunity for two graduate veterinarians looking for opportunities to start their career in a true mixed practice in Waipukurau. All of our graduates participate in our well renowned induction programme, which includes fantastic collegial support and mentoring.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is:

  • a great communicator with excellent people skills
  • passionate about all aspects of veterinary medicine
  • values hard work and high standards
  • enjoys a friendly and team orientated clinic

If you tick those boxes then we reckon you’ll fit right in!

We can offer you a Best Practice accredited clinic, currently being expanded and equipped with the latest technology to enhance your role as a veterinarian.

Please send your CV through to or click here to read more. 

Clinic Coordinator 

We are looking for a Clinic Coordinator, who leads from the front and is capable of managing day-to-day operations for our busy Hastings Clinic.  


Duties within this busy and varied role include


  • Staff management and day to day supervision
  • Report and administration tasks including rosters
  • Debt management and client finance arrangements
  • Supporting staff and the management team to ensure first class customer service and clinic performance
  • Overseeing companion animal retail logistics and sales


If you are a calm and confident person with experience with customer service, administration, financial reporting and cash management we would love to hear from you.


Hastings: phone (06) 876 7001 or email

Vet Technician 

We have a fantastic opportunity for a motivated individual who relates well to farmers both on farm and in clinic, has excellent communication skills and can throw their hand to a multitude of different tasks in an environment where no two days are the same.

Key aspects of the role include:

  • On-farm work including dehorning, teatsealing, lifestyle block services
  • Assisting veterinarians with various procedures
  • Equipment maintenance and organisation
  • In-house lab testing including FEC, Nitrate and FE spore counts
  • General property maintenance


Our ideal applicant will have sound animal handling ability, an empathy with farming clients and a commitment to offering first-class customer service. This is an exciting opportunity that can be either full or part time for the right person. 

Please send your CV through to or click here to read more. 

Companion Animal Veterinarian

We are looking for a passionate companion animal veterinarian who is ready to join our growing business. 

We can offer you a Best Practice accredited clinic, equipped with the latest technology and a large experienced team to help enhance your role as a companion animal veterinarian. You will enjoy a wide ranging surgical and general medicine case-load including the possibility of canine reproductive work. 

If this sounds like you we would love to hear from you. 

Please send your CV through to or call (06) 876 7001.

Veterinary Nurse 

We are looking for a bright and bubbly person to join our close Napier Team.

If you have a minimum of 1 year vet nursing experience, excellent customer services skills and the ability to juggle multiple tasks, please get in touch!

We offer a great place to work with a fun and supportive team, regular training and CPD and great social functions. 

This position will be based in our Napier clinic and will have a standard eight hour day rostered between 7:30am – 5pm Monday to Friday with a weekend rotation, 9am – 3pm Saturday and Sunday. There is also a requirement to be on-call as part of a shared roster. 

Vet Services Napier: Phone (06) 843 5308 or email