Industry Veterinarian (As per award)

Job posted: 20/05/2021
Applications close: 29/08/2021 (Midnight)
36 days remaining

36 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Other

Organisation: Greyhound Racing Victoria

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Agriculture/Primary Industry

Reference: VG/1536140

Reference: VG/1536140

Occupation: Agriculture/Primary Industry

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) is the statutory authority responsible for regulating, conducting and promoting greyhound racing in Victoria, a sport that annually generates around $400 million in economic activity and over $3 billion in wagering and directly involves over 15,000 people. Our vision is “Victorian Greyhound Racing is a vibrant, entertaining and thriving sport with animal welfare at its heart.” The Veterinary Services team has a key role in upholding the integrity of the sport and promoting animal welfare for the industry’s number one stakeholder, the greyhound.

About the Opportunity

We are looking for highly motivated veterinarians to join the Greyhound Racing Integrity Unit (GRIU) Veterinary Services team. The primary purpose of the role is to ensure all nominated greyhounds are fit to race. Race meetings are conducted at 13 clubs across Victoria. The team also works with Integrity Operations in assessing welfare concerns and promoting best practice.

About You

We are seeking candidates who have:

  • a Degree in Veterinary Science (or equivalent)
  • registration with the Veterinary Practitioners Registration Board of Victoria (or eligibility)
  • at least one year's experience in veterinary practice
  • experience in handling larger breed dogs
  • contemporary knowledge of animal welfare matters
  • demonstrated interpersonal and customer service skills
  • sound MS Office skills and the ability prepare standard reports
  • a Victorian driver's licence


GRV is committed to continuing to find new ways to contribute to our people's employment life cycle. Benefits provided include:

  • Employee Assistance Program
  • comprehensive Wellbeing Program
  • professional membership fee assistance
  • discounted Health Insurance and access to other corporate discounts

To apply, go to the careers.vic.gov.au website, search Greyhound Racing Victoria, select the position and click ‘apply now'. Your application must include a cover letter addressing the selection criteria (skills, knowledge, experience) and a copy of your resume, by close of business Sunday 29 August 2021.

For more information, contact Kaylah Cauchi, People & Culture Business Partner at kcauchi@grv.org.au

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) is committed to building a workplace that not only respects but embraces difference and sees diversity as an essential part of our success. GRV is an organisation that is driven by values and strives for a culture of inclusion where all people feel respected, valued, listened to, inspired and that they belong.

All offers of Employment will be subject to a satisfactory police check

All employees must reside in Australia and have the right to work in Australia

Industry Veterinarian (As per award)

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Kaylah Cauchi, People & Culture Business Partner | kcauchi@grv.org.au

Industry Veterinarian (As per award)