RSPCA Qld presents an exciting opportunity for an experienced Vet Nurse to join their team at the world class Animal Care Campus Wildlife Hospital based in Wacol.
You will provide vital help to all creatures great and small by ensuring that the health and welfare needs of all animals in the care of RSPCA Qld are met and are of the highest standards practical. Your role will require you to work as part of a dynamic team within the wildlife hospital.
In this role, you will:
• Triage incoming animals;
• Nurse animals in the direct care of wildlife hospital ensuring they are kept comfortable, medicated and fed;
• Assist the veterinarians in treating animals;
• Perform routine medical and laboratory tests;
• Perform daily cleaning and maintenance duties;
• Assist with emergency surgeries.
With a commitment to achieving the long term goals of RSPCA Qld, you will possess a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing (or Australian recognised equivalent) or higher. Previous critical care and orphaned nursing experience will be advantageous.
We are currently recruiting for part time vet nurses. Working hours will be a minimum of 16 hours per week, with hours being rostered over 24 hours a day on a rotating roster. Regular weekend work will be required.
Remuneration is as per the RSPCA Qld Enterprise Agreement for Veterinary Staff with a starting pay rate of $24.77 per hour (Certificate IV qualified or equivalent). Junior rates may apply.
Applications are to be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Ensure you place the title WVETNURSE in the subject box of your email.