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 exciting opportunity exists for a Part-Time Practice Manager to lead our passionate team at our clinic. We are seeking an experienced team leader with exceptional communication skills who is ready to help drive our business forward. This is an interesting and varied role working with a dynamic and supportive team environment managing the day to day operations of our veterinary clinic.
We are seeking an experienced qualified nurse, who is an all-rounder in surgery, anaesthesia, medicine, reception and is available to work some Saturdays. You will be undertaking general nursing tasks, including pre and post-operative care, animal pathology and emergency and critical care. This is an interesting and varied role with the chance to work in a supportive team environment.
We are looking for a Locum Veterinarian to help balance out our workload and cover some well-earned time off for our busy vets. Our Veterinary Hospital provides modern, professional and affordable health care. Our dedicated staff and leading veterinarians are passionate about pets and are highly supportive of Locum Veterinarians that kindly help us deliver best practice veterinary care.
An opportunity for a Veterinary Nurse to join our Surfers Paradise Clinic. You will be undertaking general nursing tasks, including pre and post-operative care, animal pathology and emergency and critical as well as performing minor procedures when required. You have exceptional organisation, communication and customer service skills, and adaptable within a team environment.
An exciting opportunity exists for a passionate Veterinary Nurse to join our friendly team at our clinic on a casual basis. This is an interesting and varied role with the chance to work in a dynamic and supportive veterinary team environment. You will be undertaking a range of general nursing tasks, including pre and post-operative care, animal pathology and emergency and critical care.
An exciting opportunity for a Veterinarian to join our team in Sydney and NSW as a Locum on a part-time or casual basis. The role will provide exciting opportunities to work in a collaborative team environment across several practices. You have a client-focussed approach and you are dedicated to providing positive outcomes with a highly flexible approach to veterinary practice.
Lead and mentor the team at our North Lakes clinic on a full-time basis. You are ready for the next step in your career, ready to lead a team and make the clinic your own with the clinical freedom to do so. You are a compassionate, supportive and strong Veterinarian professional who values clinical freedom and enjoys providing gold standards of veterinary care and customer service.
Work with a large team of passionate and committed Specialists, Vets and Nurses to serve the increasing needs of the large pet-owning community in Sydney. An opportunity for a Veterinary Hospital Administrator to join us as an integral member of the leadership team, and own the responsibility for the business development, strategy, management and accountability of our hospital.
An exciting opportunity for an Emergency Veterinarian to join our team in the ACT as a Locum on a part-time or casual basis. The role will provide exciting opportunities to work in a collaborative environment across several practices along with great team culture. You have 3 or more years of experience overall as a Vet and 2 or more years of experience in emergency veterinary practice.
If you’re looking for a fresh start or your next career move, join us now and become part of our dynamic small animal clinic. We have an opportunity for a Veterinary Director to join our clinic in Townsville on a full-time basis. Our practice is purpose-built and fully equipped to support you with every case that comes through your clinic doors. Ask about our competitive sign-on bonus!
An opportunity for a Veterinary Director to join our thriving clinic on a full-time basis. You will be leading a great supportive team of 5 Nurses and 3 Vets, passionate about work-life balance and who work extremely well together. We are committed to professional development, mental health awareness and providing an environment that supports sound leadership development.
An opportunity for a Veterinary Practice Manager to join our Southport Clinic. We are looking for a dynamic leader who has previous experience leading a team along with well-developed communication skills and ready to drive our business forward using practical business, customer service, human resource and operational skills, plus exceptional organisational expertise.
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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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