Careers and Vacancies

Vet Services Hawke’s Bay, Dannevirke, and Wairarapa are always keen to hear from passionate professionals looking to develop their career.

If you are a veterinarian, vet nurse, groomer, or are experienced in administration support and would like to join our team please send in your CV and tell us why you think Vet Services is the workplace for you.

VS Equine Vets pictured from left to right Johnny Atkins (Dannevirke), Mike Fitzgerald (Waipukurau), Dave Kruger (Napier), Nicolette Adamson (Waipukurau), and Richard McKenzie (Hastings)

Companion Animal Veterinarian

With our business continuing to grow, we have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced companion animal veterinarian in our Hastings Clinic.  

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is:

  • a great communicator with excellent people skills
  • passionate about all aspects of companion animal medicine
  • able to demonstrate a high standard of veterinary skills
  • experienced with ideally two years +  in a companion animal veterinarian role
  • 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, 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 you want to really progress your career, be well supported in your continuing professional development and are committed to providing excellent service to our clients, we look forward to hearing from you. 

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

Farm & lifestyle Customer Service and Reception.

We are on the hunt for a customer services superstar to help fill a fixed term maternity cover in our busy Hastings Clinic.

You will be the front face for our farming and lifestyle clients at our busy Hastings Clinic, be someone who understands farming and production animals and can talk the talk with our passionate farming and lifestyle clients. To be the successful applicant you will possess;

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Be solutions focussed
  • An understanding of the rural sector as well as knowledge of farming systems and Production Animals. 
  • Previous experience in a customer service or tech role dealing with farmers is preferable.
  • Exceptional communication skills and phone manner.
  • An ability to juggle multiple jobs, prioritise and handle pressure
  • Be self motivated and able to work unsupervised

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you! Please send your CV through to or call (06) 876 7001.