Grafton Recruitment are working in partnership with the Northern Ireland Civil Service to recruit temporary Veterinary Officers (field duties) to start ASAP for a duration of 3 months initially.
Pay rate: 0-12 week's £15.00per hour
13+ week's £25.38 per hour
Location: Newtownards and Mallusk
Hours: Ad-hoc (flexibility will be required)
- A primary degree in Veterinary Medicine/Surgery and be a member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (MRCVS); and
- At least one year's post qualification experience working in a state veterinary service, in a veterinary practice or other relevant veterinary experience in farms or veterinary public health.
NOTE: It would be advantageous if the appointee has current Food Standards NI Official Veterinarian designation.
The person appointed must have access to a form of transport which will enable them to fulfil the responsibilities of this role and they must be prepared to travel throughout Northern Ireland and elsewhere if required.
To ensure suitability to undertake the full range of duties of the role, the appointees must have undergone the following assessments:
Colour Vision, Tuberculosis, food handling and audio medical assessments.
Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Access NI Disclosure check at a cost of £26/£33. A person's criminal record will not, in itself, debar that person from being appointed to this post. Any information given will be treated in the strictest confidence.
To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. If you are interested please upload your CV to the link provided, Lesley-Anne Fitzgerald will be in touch to confirm if you have been shortlisted.
**PLEASE NOTE THIS ROLE MAY BE FILLED VERY QUICKLY BUT WE WILL KEEP YOUR DETAILS ON FILE FOR ANY FUTURE ROLES THAT COME THROUGH THAT YOU MAY BE INTERESTED IN**
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