Veterinary Surgeon

  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #397

Job Type:             Mixed Bovine Veterinary Surgeon

Location:             County Limerick – Ireland

Hours:                   Full time


VetFinders are recruiting for our client County Limerick, Ireland. It is a long-established country veterinary practice, searching for an additional experienced Mixed/Bovine Veterinary Surgeon. The practice is located in the Golden Vale, a region of Prime Farmland in the south-west of Ireland.

Benefits package:

Benefits of working for this successful and well-respected practice are:

  • There will be 20 days paid holidays and 2 days paid CVE. Professional Indemnity Insurance and registration with the Veterinary Council of Ireland will also be paid for.
  • Travel to Ireland paid for
  • Car available for use

About the practice:

The practice is a fast paced, forward thinking, established practice with an excellent reputation within the community. It focuses on development and boosts excellent facilities and a great team environment. 


There is a large animal ultrasound scanner, a bovine electro ejaculator and a callicrate bander. On the small animal side there is an anaesthetic machine, a digital x-ray machine, a dental machine and a microscope.

There is a full-time veterinary nurse and experienced support staff who organise the work very well.


The Role:

We are looking for a compassionate and enthusiastic, Mixed/Bovine Veterinary Surgeon for immediate start, this is a permanent, full time position. The breakdown of the work is as follows; 65% bovine, 30% canine/feline, 3 to 4% equine, and 1 to 2% ovine.


The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience, this is not essential, but preferred, but there will be elements of Sole charge.


An interest in herd health would be an advantage but not essential and the ability to cover small animal clinic would be an advantage but not essential.

The out-of-hours rota would be 1 in 2 ideally but would consider a 1-in 3 rota for the successful candidate.


Must haves:

  • RCVS registered and qualified
  • Possess the right to work in the UK
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be a team player


To apply for this vacancy or request more information please send your CV to

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