An Equine Surgeon position has become available at our busy and well established equine practice based in Matamata, Waikato, New Zealand.

Marks Ewen & Associates is a fully equipped equine referral hospital and first-opinion practice located within 5 acres on the outskirts of Matamata. It is a growing practice with 8 veterinarians and 7 support personnel including qualified nurses and experienced administration staff. It has a predominantly thoroughbred stud & stable client base but also a significant and growing sport horse sector, providing a diverse and interesting caseload. Diagnostic services include: Equinosis® Lameness Locator gait analysis system, digital radiography, ultrasound, video and dynamic endoscopy, arthroscopy and shared gamma scintigraphy.  Surgical equipment includes modern arthroscopic equipment with shaver and RF unit, battery powered drill system, ready access to locking plate technology, and regenerative medicine therapeutics (IRAP, PRP and access to stem cell laboratories). The practice has a strong team ethos and active support and mentoring of colleagues is encouraged. After hours practice on call is shared equally amongst associates; the after-hours surgical roster is shared amongst equine clinics and is not onerous, leaving plenty of time to enjoy the picturesque surrounds.

Matamata is located in the heart of the Waikato, the picturesque thoroughbred and dairy centre of New Zealand. It is an extremely pleasant town with all amenities and is conveniently placed with mountain skiing, Lake Taupo, Rotorua and East Coast beaches only a short drive away.We are looking for an enthusiastic team player who will share our goal of providing top level veterinary care.

If this sounds like you, please apply with a current CV and letter of interest to:

The Practice Manager
P O Box 183
New Zealand



P: +64 7 888 8124
F: +64 7 888 8181


Marks Ewen & Associates Ltd 
Equine Veterinary Hospital
78 Tower Road, RD1, Matamata,
Waikato, 3471 New Zealand


Marks Ewen & Associates Ltd
Equine Veterinary Hospital
PO Box 183, Matamata,
Waikato, 3440 New Zealand

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