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Equine Veterinary Technicians – Seasonal Roles

May 30, 2020

Matamata Veterinary Services is a large and successful practice requiring additional Equine Veterinary Technicians to be based at our busy, purpose-built Equine Hospital in the Waikato, NZ for the 2024 breeding season (August – December/January). Part-time and full-time positions available.

To be successful in this role you’ll need:

  • Experience in the equine industry and good horse handling skills;
  • To be an energetic team player with a ‘can do’ attitude;
  • To show empathy and provide a supportive role in the care and welfare of the horses seen in our practice;
  • To deliver a consistent standard of excellence in service to our clientele;
  • Flexibility to provide support to other areas of our business;
  • Capacity to participate in our after-hours roster which may include a period of night shifts.

Please Note: Formal qualifications are not required for these roles. The successful applicants must aspire to excel in their work as skilled professionals at all times, as well as in the level of service we offer to our clients. Preference will be given to those candidates who have relevant skills and previous experience. A significant component of the role may include foal nursing in our NICU, alongside other hospital, reproduction, and ambulatory activities.

Matamata Veterinary Services strives to provide a supportive environment aiming to challenge and encourage team members to achieve goals and personal job satisfaction. If you enjoy working in a friendly environment with a positive, proactive and committed team that strives to be the best, then we want to hear from you.

To apply, please forward your cover letter along with your CV to as soon as possible.