Franklin Vets has a reputation for giving our Graduates a great start to their career, and due to continued client growth we are offering a number of Graduate Vet positions for 2020.

If you want to build a successful Veterinarian career, you’ll want to make sure you start out with the best possible foundation. You’ll need strength and resilience – but most importantly – you need confidence you’re joining a business that promotes career growth, while offering clients the very best in Veterinary care.

Franklin Vets are a progressive, mixed animal practice employing 50 Vets in 10 clinics across the South Auckland, North Waikato and Thames and Coromandel Districts. All 13 of our owners work inside the business and are committed to making Franklin Vets a great place to work.

We’re growing too, so we need enthusiastic Graduate Veterinarians (like you) to help us fill the demand for our growing farm, equine, lifestyle and companion animal services.

We won’t just leave you to it though, you’ll be supported every step of the way! Our structured graduate support program, facilitated by a small yet diverse team of internal and external Senior Veterinarian Practitioners, will give you exposure to a range of professional development topics while addressing issues where new graduates need the most support.

If you would like to find out more about the opportunities on offer email us at and or come along to the Career Expo at Massey University on Wednesday 29th May, to find out more about joining our progressive practice and getting your career off to the right start.

The Roles

For the 2020 intake we’re looking to hire 5 graduates the following roles:

  • Companion Animal Vet – Papakura Branch
  • Companion Animal Vet – Pukekohe Branch
  • Lifestyle / Equine Vet Based Papakura / Pukekohe Branches
  • Farm Vet (mostly Dairy) Te Kauwhata/Taupiri branches
  • True Mixed Vet Kopu/ Paeroa branches.

We want to set you up for success, so if you’re keen to explore special interest areas, including mixed practice work, we’ll support you.

Check out our careers page and register your interest in our grad positions by applying online with a cover letter and your CV.