Clinical Director

Mackay Veterinary Hospital Mackay, QLD Full time 1122


Are you an enthusiastic Senior Veterinarian, looking to develop and take the next step in your clinic leadership career, then we have a great opportunity for you in beautiful North QLD, at Mackay Vet Hospital.

Mackay Veterinary Hospital is looking for a vibrant new clinic director to join our friendly team in Mackay, North Queensland.  We have a large team of highly qualified vets, with over 115 years of combined experience, supported by several dedicated nurses and long term practice manager.

We pride ourselves on our friendly, helpful customer service and gold standard patient care and advice. Mackay Veterinary Hospital has been established for over 40 years, servicing a large number of long term clients. We are well respected in the community.

We are looking for a full-time Veterinarian who shares the same values, has a friendly and positive attitude, is a team player and has excellent communication skills.  


What we can offer you:

  • Generous salary of $110k - $120k + superannuation.
  • Guaranteed 2% pay increase on base salary upon completion of 6 month probation period.
  • Guaranteed $1,000 bonus after 1 year of fulltime employment.
  • Guaranteed $1,500 bonus after 2 years of fulltime employment.
  • Opportunity for inclusion in the clinic performance bonus scheme.
  • Relocation allowance to assist with flights, removalists/visas, temporary accommodation, quarantine.
  • 76 hour fortnight with 1 in 3 weekends. M-F 8am to 6pm, Sat 8am to 11am, Sun 9am -10am. Great work life balance!
  • NO after hours or on-call.
  • Consultations by appointment only.
  • Leadership training provided.
  • Experience a wide and varied case load of medical and surgical small animal cases.
  • Our purpose built and veterinarian designed clinic is equipped with all the usual toys including digital x-ray and digital dental x-ray, ultrasound, in house laboratory and orthopaedic equipment.
  • Specialists have regular visits at Mackay Veterinary Hospital throughout the year allowing exposure to areas of advanced vet practice including orthopaedics, ophthalmology and dermatology.
  • Plenty of opportunity to pursue areas of special interest, as well as support and opportunities to learn from our experienced Vets.
  • Continuing education is encouraged and financially supported.

What you can offer us:

  • A minimum of 5 years veterinary experience
  • BVS or equivalent, NAVLE registration , Qld registration
  • Clinical support for our team, graduate vet development
  • A commitment to provide exceptional patient care
  • Ability to oversee the caseload and work autonomously
  • Exceptional communication and client relationship building skills

You will be rewarded with a generous base salary, multiple bonus structures paid after only 6 months of fulltime hours, 4 weeks' annual leave, CPD allowance and paid study leave, as well as access to VetEducation Webinars and our purpose built training centres, and our Employee Assistance Program. Last but not least, you will be surrounded by sandy beaches, lush subtropical rainforest and at the gateway of the Whitsundays and Great Barrier Reef. What more could you ask for?

Sponsorship is available for overseas eligible candidates & relocation packages if applicable.

Apply online or to [email protected]