Large Animal Dairy Veterinarian


Permanent Full Time – 40 hours a week



Contemplating your future development? Keen to find out more? Give Michael Burnett a call on 0272127985 and let him grab you a coffee.


About Us:

Here at VetEnt we’re on a journey to change who we are and the experience of the animals and people we care for. We’re passionate about creating a different veterinary business that supports the growth of great people and embraces technology to deliver veterinary care in a new way. We’re a 100% kiwi owned group of clinics located across the best bits of New Zealand. We’re looking for a dairy veterinarian who is ready to take a key leadership role in our business at both a clinic and regional level and be part of shaping our journey to deliver exceptional outcomes to our dairy clientele and support the growth and development of our wider South Island dairy services team.


Your Future:

Join a business that is evolving and focusing on Farmers. Decide what the future of large animal veterinary care looks like for you… Be it on the tools or buried in data, managing relationships with farmers or calculating return on investment.



  • Substantial Sign On Bonus.
  • Stamp your mark on the dairy industry and accelerate your career!
  • Received 1:1 mentoring from our Lead Veterinarians, our Wearables Expert and our Agri Business Manager. 
  • Enter a team environment with a large group of technicians and fellow veterinarians.
  • CPD plus study leave. Let us support you to follow your veterinary passions!
  • Generous relocation package (if you are relocating or immigrating).
  • Birthday Leave: Happy birthday! All permanent team members, celebrate their way with an extra day off on your birthday.
  • Connected Lives Programme: Our connected lives programme developed by our people, for our people and supports you to take care of all facets of your wellbeing – at work, home and beyond.
  • Opportunities to influence change and become the exceptional leader we’re seeking.
  • Fresh Canterbury Air….


The Position:

Are you an enthusiastic, passionate, and skilled dairy veterinarian, with excellent communication skills, and the confidence to be part of a developing and growing team, while growing client relationships and services across the Canterbury region? We are seeking a highly skilled vet, looking for an exciting challenge and make your mark in our business.

Key Responsibilities

  • Bring our clients on the journey to improve their animal and farm performance and committed to providing value-adding services to our farmers.
  • Build strong, tailored relationships with clients, adding value and offering guidance and support in their animal health journey.
  • Provide exceptional veterinary care to our patients, ensuring their well-being and quality of life.
  • Collaborate with a skilled and compassionate team to deliver the highest standards of care.
  • Pursue continuing education and stay current with the latest advancements in veterinary medicine.
  • Contribute to a positive and collaborative workplace culture where every team member thrives.


What Sets Us Apart:

  • A commitment to your professional growth and development.
  • A supportive team environment that values work-life balance.
  • An unrelenting dedication to creating a better business and exceptional outcomes for our dairy clients.


How to Apply:

There has never been a better time to take the next step in your career! To apply, please click on the link (put in link). If you would like to see a full position description, please email for a copy.

Please note we will be conducting interviews throughout the advertising period.