Job Opportunities

Production Animal Internship

Matamata Veterinary Services is seeking applicants for our Production Animal Internship program.

This position is production animal focused with structured exposure within our companion animal department. Our caseload is high and varied, with a focus on dairy herd health. Most of our clients are seasonal calving which is excellent opportunity to learn key skills such as obstetrics and pregnancy testing in a short period of time. You will have the opportunity to work alongside an experienced group of practitioners with a wide range of skills and interests. Formal mentoring is part of this package.

A culture of quality service to the client, dedicated care of the patient, teamwork and fun exist in this practice. CPD is valued, supported and expected.

The program is a rolling 12 month fixed term allowing interns to have exposure to a full cycle of a seasonal calving system. Our team consists of 8 highly experienced production and companion animal veterinarians supported by 3 technicians, 4 veterinary nurses and 3 administration staff.

This position is ideally suited to a new or recent graduate that wishes to rapidly improve their production while maintaining their companion animal skills. Applications should include a cover letter and a CV including the names of two referees.

Please address all enquiries to:

Grant Fraser
Matamata Veterinary Services Ltd
26 Tainui Street
Phone: 07 888 8197

Financial Administrator – Full Time Position

We have an exciting opportunity for a friendly, enthusiastic and organised person to join our team!

This position involves all aspects of accounts payable, including creditors, bank reconciliations and monthly financial reporting. Over time it may develop into GST reporting, FBT reporting and other areas of finance. Additionally you will be required to maintain and process essential veterinary records as well as provide support to our Administration team.

As the successful applicant you will approach all aspects of your role in a professional manner, you will require the ability to work with minimum supervision, manage and prioritise tasks to meet deadlines and maintain a consistent client approach under pressure.  Proven experience and skills in accounts payable would be an advantage.

You will be proficient in Microsoft Office applications and will thrive and contribute to our positive team environment!

Matamata Veterinary Services has a proud culture of quality service to the client, dedicated care of the patient, teamwork and a friendly working environment. For more information see

To apply please email your CV to by Thursday, 20th September 2018