Pet Care Jobs
If you are a Dog Trainer, Groomer or Pet Carer your skills are in demand and wanted now more than ever. You’ve worked hard to master your pet care jobs skills as a dog walker, pet groomer, or dog trainer, now find a job that lets you put your animal care skills to work.
An opportunity for a talented Veterinary Specialist in Ophthalmology to join a dedicated and friendly team on a full-time basis. Work as part of our multi-disciplinary veterinary referral team which offers specialist services such as 24-hour emergency and critical care, internal medicine, diagnostic imaging, surgery, oncology and radiation oncology, ophthalmology, cardiology, behaviour, and physiotherapy.
Our focus is on ensuring a memorable and positive clinical experience for every pet and their owner that walk through our clinic doors. With a couple of years of experience under your belt, you know what matters in your veterinarian career – a sense of teamwork, support and a chance to take your career to the next level. Join us in delivering personalised, professional and dedicated care to our patients and owners.
An opportunity for an experienced and passionate Specialist Medicine Veterinarian to join our Referral Hospital Team on a full-time basis. The Medicine Veterinarian will be a highly valued and critical member of the specialist team and will provide specialist medicine services and support. We are happy to consider applicants from overseas who have appropriate qualifications recognised in Australia.
The team here in O’Connor are warm and friendly and like to have a great time at work, whilst providing the best care for our patients. With a couple of years of experience under your belt, you know what matters in your veterinarian career – a sense of teamwork, support and a chance to take your career to the next level. Join us in delivering personalised, professional and dedicated care to our patients and owners.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Emergency Vet Nurse to join our Noosa team on a full-time basis. Expand your clinical skills in a supportive, exciting and dynamic environment and enjoy exceptional support both professionally and personally with proactive interaction with colleagues and the support team. Let your passion for pets and best practice emergency veterinary care shine every day.
Enjoy the benefits of guaranteed work-life balance, loyal clients and a highly supportive team. With a couple of years of experience under your belt, you know what matters in your veterinarian career – a sense of teamwork, support and a chance to take your career to the next level. You have exceptional organisational, communication and customer service skills and thrive in a team environment.
An incredible opportunity exists for a Veterinarian in the early stages of their career seeking to develop their knowledge and skills in surgery to join us at our Referral Hospital. We are offering a 12-month fixed-term Internship in the Surgery Department in our modern multi-disciplinary referral hospital and ECC. You have a keen interest in developing your knowledge and skills in Surgery at the highest standard.
Join our well-established clinic with great facilities and a friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable veterinary team. With a couple of years of experience under your belt, you know what matters in your veterinarian career – a sense of teamwork, support and a chance to take your career to the next level. Help us to deliver personalised, professional and dedicated care to our patients and owners with compassion.
Working alongside all specialist, emergency and surgery departments, you will provide expert advice and support for procedures requiring sedation, anaesthesia, and pain management. With a team of talented and compassionate Veterinarians and Veterinary Nurses to provide support, you will manage your patients’ care from pre-operative to post-operative recovery and associated ongoing pain management.
We are extremely driven and hardworking; we believe a can-do attitude goes a long way and make sure we are always supporting one another in every way we can. With a couple of years of experience under your belt, you know what matters in your veterinarian career – a sense of teamwork, support and a chance to take your career to the next level. We are a close and fun team of 2 nurses and 2 vets.
An opportunity for an Emergency Veterinarian to join our Emergency Hospital team on a full-time basis. By joining our family, you will have the opportunity to put your excellent clinical skills and passion for Emergency medicine to work as a key member of our team. Emergency medicine is a fast-paced environment that provides you with the satisfaction of overcoming the challenges that come your way.
An ideal opportunity to join a practice where we value work-life balance with a flexible working roster, mental health and wellbeing through courses and endless opportunities for continuing education. With a couple of years of experience under your belt, you know what matters in your veterinarian career – a sense of teamwork, support and a chance to take your career to the next level.
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Find Your Bliss Working with Animals
Pets are a big part of our lives. It’s estimated that for every 100 people in Australia there are 19 dogs and 13 cats. Thirty-nine percent of households have a pet dog or cat and in many cases multiples. Those stats shouldn’t be surprising, after all pets have been shown to provide a number of health benefits including stress relief. Some pets perform double duties as therapy and working dogs.
If you are as passionate about pets as we are then we suggest you use your skills to land a job working with animals. With 4.2 million pets in Australia there is a big demand for dog groomers, dog trainers, dog walkers and many other pet care related jobs. If you have worked to earn the skills needed to care for animals, then you deserve a job that will rewards those efforts. There are a number of pet care jobs in Australia that will suit entry-level workers to advanced skilled employees.
Common Pet Care Jobs in Australia:
- Dog Walkers
- Pet Groomers
- Dog Trainers
- Animal Lab Techs
- Pet Sitting
- Pet Pharmaceutical Sales Person
- Pet Retail Store Jobs (cashier, stocker, managers)
- Wildlife Rehabilitators
Rewarding Animal Care Jobs
Even at an entry level many of these jobs will allow pet care professionals to have a great quality of life. For example, groomers who are just getting started can make $31,000 and work their way up to about $46,000. Dog trainers are also pulling wages in that range. Many dog trainers go on to open their own business which can increase income and control over your work schedule. If you are passionate about science, getting a career as an animal lab tech could allow you to earn upwards towards $96,000 if you move into management.
Working with animals can be a financially rewarding job, but the payoff is not only in cold hard cash. Taking care of animals everyday has a way of soothing your soul. With their soft eyes, wagging tails, and muffin making paws they manage to bring a smile to our faces as we work tirelessly to improve their quality of life. We watch them grow from puppies and kittens into regal senior pets and we know that we played a role in making their lives better. Working with animals may be one of the most rewarding careers anyone would have.
Find an Animal Care Job Here
It’s time to turn your passion for pets into a rewarding career working with animals. Peruse our job board to uncover opportunities working as a pet groomer, dog trainer, dog walker, and more. There are plenty of pet stores, pet hotels, and laboratories looking for skilled and devoted pet care professionals like you. Don’t wait, apply today and love your job tomorrow.
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