An Equine Surgeon position has become available at our busy and well established equine practice based in Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand.
Marks Ewen & Associates is a fully equipped equine referral hospital and first-opinion practice located within 5 acres on the outskirts of Matamata. It is a growing practice with 8 veterinarians and 7 support personnel including qualified nurses and experienced administration staff. It has a predominantly thoroughbred stud & stable client base but also a significant and growing sport horse sector, providing a diverse and interesting caseload. Diagnostic services include: Equinosis® Lameness Locator gait analysis system, digital radiography, ultrasound, video and dynamic endoscopy, arthroscopy and shared gamma scintigraphy. Surgical equipment includes modern arthroscopic equipment with shaver and RF unit, battery powered drill system, ready access to locking plate technology, and regenerative medicine therapeutics (IRAP, PRP and access to stem cell laboratories). The practice has a strong team ethos and active support and mentoring of colleagues is encouraged. After hours practice on call is shared equally amongst associates; the after-hours surgical roster is shared amongst equine clinics and is not onerous, leaving plenty of time to enjoy the picturesque surrounds.
Matamata is located in the heart of the Waikato, the picturesque thoroughbred and dairy centre of New Zealand. It is an extremely pleasant town with all amenities and is conveniently placed with mountain skiing, Lake Taupo, Rotorua and East Coast beaches only a short drive away.
We are looking for an enthusiastic team player who will share our goal of providing top level veterinary care. If this sounds like you, please apply with a current CV and letter of interest to:
Marks Ewen & Associates Limited was established in 1961 in Matamata, a hub for the New Zealand racing industry, we extend our service to Tauranga and the greater region of the North Island. Our purposely constructed equine hospital offers an exceptional medical facility for all racing, performance, equestrian and leisure horses.
Our team has a history of ground breaking methods and award winning veterinarians with international education and experience, with specialist abilities across a large number of fields within the equine industry to care for the needs and comfort of your horses, 24 hours 7 days a week, 365 days of the year.
Our hospital is fully equipped featuring safe post and rail paddocks and yards, comfortable stables, complete with laboratory, surgery and medicine facilities all for the health and rehabilitation of each and every patient under our care. Our highly skilled team of efficient administrators, account services and managers can attend to any inquiry you may have and we also have a shop which is also online, offering a large number of quality equine products for horse owners.
As a whole our practice speaks for itself with over 50 years of business exp...erience, along with the dedication, professionalism and most of all passion devoted by the directors and there team, creating an outstanding establishment devoted to their current and future clients of the New Zealand equine industry.