Job Vacancy: Senior Stud Veterinarian

Yulong Investments (Australia) is a leading breeding and racing operation, based in Victoria, with an international footprint.

We have two breeding properties based near Nagambie and a spelling property near Pakenham.

We are looking for a Senior Stud Veterinarian highly skilled and experienced in the following areas:-

– neonatal and foal medicine
– all aspects of broodmare care including placentitis screening and treatment, dystocias and post foaling problems
– stallion medicine and fertility
– taking and reading yearling radiographs
– racehorse lameness issues, colic treatments and rehabilitation protocols for racing injuries
– broodmare herd protocols
– daily general and emergency care for approximately 300 thoroughbreds including foals, yearlings, mares, stallions, spelling and recuperating racehorses across our 3 properties and the horses in quarantine
– vetting of yearlings and horses for purchase
– attending all breeding sessions to ensure proper cover
– consult with specialist veterinary surgeons as required

As senior Stud Veterinarian, you will also be responsible for establishing our onsite Clinic, purchasing all supplies, sourcing veterinary management software, purchasing all onsite equipment for the clinic and laboratory, and employing suitably skilled Veterinary nurses. You will also be responsible for keeping track of inventory. Additionally you will be responsible for establishing protocols and procedures for maintaining the health of our horses and the use of pharmaceutical and consumable items, ensuring compliance with AEVA regulations.

Please specify your qualifications, professional association membership and provide detailed experience including any research experience or publications.

Yulong Investments is an approved sponsor for people wishing to apply for a suitable Visa or transfer a Visa from another sponsor.

This is a busy and rewarding job in a lovely environment. Salary packaging and incentives will be discussed with the successful applicant.