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About Us

1st Call Veterinary Recruitment is the largest, dedicated recruitment provider in New Zealand specialising within the Veterinary and Animal Health sector.
Owned and operated by 1st Call Recruitment, the Veterinary division provides a full end-to-end recruitment service across New Zealand. Being part of the 1st Call Recruitment group, the business was established in Tauranga, Bay of Plenty in 2006, 1st Call Recruitment has continued to grow year and year expanding across the country. 100% New Zealand owned and operated, our buck stops here. We are local and support local whilst having international networks and connections allowing us to provide a world class service to the businesses we choose to align with.

1st in People. Our dedicated Senior Management team are highly regarded, skilled recruiters in their own right who still recruit in the business daily.

Managing Director – Phill Van Syp
General Manager – Angela (Berry) Singleton
National Sales Director – Bobby Ananiev

1st in Safety. Fastidious about safety in all that we do, 1st Call Recruitment strives to provide safe and fulfilling employment opportunities to all our candidates.
Proud EMA Members and Secondary Accredited with ACC under the Workplace Safety Management Plan, 1st Call Recruitment is committed to Health & Safety at all times.

1st in Results. We have a very strong focus on compliance across the entire business. With a dedicated compliance team based in Head office, we are constantly auditing ensuring our clients are provided a streamlined service throughout the entire recruitment process. Supported by our state of the art technology assisting our expert recruiters & auditing team, you can be assured that our award winning service will not differ across the entire business, no matter which of our branch network supports your requirements.

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Refer A Friend

When you refer a friend or colleague and we place them into a permanent role within our veterinary division, you will receive a NZ$250 gift voucher for assistant level roles and a NZ$500 gift voucher if they are placed in a qualified veterinarian role. * Conditions Apply.

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