NZ Veterinarian Opportunities

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  • Keen to grow your career, and experience the New Zealand lifestyle?

  • Looking to develop your medical and surgical skills?

  • Want to work in a well-equipped clinic?

  • Want the support of senior Veterinarians to mentor you?

  • Keen to become part of a growing Vet practice with 11 clinics across South Auckland and the Waikato?

We need enthusiastic Veterinarians (like you) to help us fill the demand for our expanding farm and companion animal services. We have a number of opportunities available (both permanent and locum) for Large Animal, Companion Animal, and Mixed Animal Vets across multiple locations. So, if you’ve ever thought about experiencing the New Zealand lifestyle, now is a good time to consider making the move. 

About Us

Franklin Vets are a progressive, mixed animal practice employing 60 Vets in 11 clinics across the South Auckland, North Waikato, Thames and Coromandel Districts. All 18 of our owners work inside the business and are committed to making Franklin Vets a great place to work. We are proud to remain an independently owned practice and a member of IndieVets NZ, and XLVets NZ.

Our four Auckland clinics are BestPractice accredited, and our clinics are well equipped with the full suite of in-house IDEXX lab gear, digital x-ray, ultrasound, and endoscopy equipment, as well as Ezyvet and Infovet. Whether you are interested in being part of a thriving rural community or living in New Zealand’s largest city, we have something for you.

About You

Working as part of a friendly, engaged team of veterinarians, nurses, techs, and customer services staff; you’ll thrive in a busy, stimulating environment with a varied caseload that creates value for our clients.

We are looking for strong communicators, with a positive manner to align with our enthusiastic and progressive team. Your ability to interact and engage with our clients, whether they be farmers or pet owners will be strong. Depending on interests, there is some scope to tailor roles to suit individual preferences.

We pride ourselves on being a progressive practice, able to offer significant opportunities to the right people. For more information on our practice visit our careers page.

In addition to a competitive salary and benefits, you will receive ongoing mentoring and support from the wider Franklin Vets Team, who have specific skills across dairy, equine, and companion animals.

If you’re interested in moving to New Zealand and working with a great team, apply online with your CV and cover letter.




Franklin Vets

Franklin Vets - excellence in veterinary care for dairy, farming, lifestyle, equine and household pets. BESTPRACTICE ACCREDITED NZ.