Veterinary Surgeon - Vientiane, Laos

  • Location

    Vientiane - Laos

  • Sector:

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Job type:

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Start date:


  • End date:


  • Salary:

    US$1200-US$1500 per month + benefits

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    JN -092019-12618

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Independent Practice

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wood

We are currently recruiting a Veterinary Surgeon for a well-established hospital in Vientiane, Laos

The Practice:

Our client is a well-established Independent Veterinary Hospital located in Vientiane, Laos. They practice to Western Standards with an experienced team of International Vets. Set in a fully modern facility our client offers a full range of services including routine and emergency surgery, Digital X-ray, Digital Ultrasound, Full In-house Lab, Dentals and all other services you would expect from a hospital of this caliber. 

The Role:

This position is a full-time 4-day rolling rota including weekends with shifts running from 9am-7:30pm. There is on-call however this is screened by fully trained and qualified Veterinary Nurses and averages 1 call out per week. Each Vet is supported by qualified veterinary nurses and duties include a mixture of consultations and surgery. There is a huge variety of cases ranging from companion animals to exotics of all kinds. This is a private practice and has a very good and varied caseload with a mixture of Western and Eastern clients.

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for someone who is a team player with a minimum 1-year post-graduation experience and competent with routine soft tissue surgery. This is a great opportunity for someone looking for adventure in an exciting part of the world. There is a 1 month probation period to make sure you are happy living and working in a very different culture to the western world, then if you are happy our client is asking for a minimum 12 months commitment. 


In return, our client is offering a base salary of around $1200-$1500 US dollars a month, CPD and seminars in Bangkok/Singapour with flights and accommodation paid, work permit, visa, licensing fees, 1 return flight home per year and short term accommodation for the first month. 


Role: Veterinary Surgeon

Type: Small Animal/Exotic

Start: Negotiable

Hours: Full time

Salary: $1200 - $1500 per month + Benefits

Ref: JN -092019-12618

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