DVM Employment Opportunities


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On-site Overnight Emergency Veterinarian - Billings
Full-Time Associate Veterinarian - Laurel

Full and Part-Time Associate Veterinarians - Broadus

Associate Veterinarian - Whitefish

Associate Veterinarian - Northern Wyoming

Small Animal Practitioner - Helena

Small Animal or Mixed Practice Veterinary Associate - Beulah, ND

Full-time Mixed Animal Veterinarian - Miles City

DVM Opportunity - sign on bonus offered - Billings

On-site Overnight Emergency Veterinarian - Billings

Work for the Best!  Best Friends Animal Hospital & Urgent Care Center in Billings, MT is currently seeking an on-site overnight Emergency Veterinarian.  This position entails a rotating schedule for emergency cases and hospitalized patient care.  

Our very competitive compensation package includes a guaranteed salary of $100,000, production incentives, CE/licensing/dues annual allowance, generous pet discount, health insurance, 401K option, paid time off, and an upbeat team-oriented working environment.  Experience is preferred, although new graduates may be considered.  Applicants must have excellent communication skills, the desire to work collaboratively with other veterinarians, and leadership skills for a team environment.  

Our progressive practice has been awarded the Billings Gazette “Reader’s Choice – Best Veterinary Service” award for the past two years and we have 24 hour staffing, a recently expanded and remodeled 12,000 square foot 10 exam room facility, state-of-the-art equipment (16 slice helical CT, rehabilitation room with underwater treadmill, ultrasound, digital radiology, endoscopy, gas sterilization, etc), and talented technical and reception teams.  

Billings is the largest city in Montana and offers nice biking/hiking trails, nearby fishing/hunting, many excellent restaurants, an easily accessible international airport, a symphony orchestra, a zoo, an Audubon center, an art museum, a children's museum, rodeos, a thriving microbrewery district and many shopping opportunities.  If you like to ski or hike, Red Lodge/Beartooth Mountains are 45 minutes away, Chico Hot Springs is 1.5 hours away, and Yellowstone National Park is 2 hours away.   

To apply, call Dr. DJ Smith at 406-255-0500 and email resume to [email protected].  Visit our website www.bfah.net and facebook page www.facebook.com/bfahuc

Posted November 14, 2019
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Full-Time Associate Veterinarian - Laurel

Laurel East Veterinary Services is currently seeking a full-time associate veterinarian. We are an established, small animal practice located between Laurel and Billings.   Our clinic is equipped, with digital radiography, ultrasound, and in-house diagnostics. We operate in conjunction with the region’s largest and best pet lodging/day care facility, AnimaLodge Pet Resort.  Although we currently provide only small animal services, there is a potential for large animal work.  This position is an excellent opportunity for an energetic, entrepreneurial individual.  Salary will be determined as a percentage of production with a guaranteed base.  If you are interested, please submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected].

Posted November 10, 2019
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Full and Part-Time Associate Veterinarians - Broadus

Powder River Vet Clinic Inc is currently seeking full-time and part-time associate veterinarians for our busy mixed-animal practice in eastern Montana.  New graduates are welcome to apply.  Salary plus production bonus potential dependent upon experience.  Call our office at 406-436-2563 or email [email protected] for additional details.

Posted November 10, 2019
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Associate Veterinarian - Whitefish

Are you a flexible, team player looking for a great life/work balance in beautiful Northwest Montana? Do you enjoy outdoor recreation?   Our progressive, high volume AAHA accredited small animal hospital is seeking a full time veterinarian to join our team.   

Our practice provides a full, diverse caseload with an exceptional, experienced support staff.  We offer wellness care, general and orthopedic surgery, endoscopy/laparoscopy, ultrasound, laser therapy, in house laboratory, digital radiographs (including dental) and acupuncture. 

The position includes a full-time schedule (3-4 days per week) and Saturday rotation.  No emergency hours.  The employment package includes a generous pro/sal compensation, 401K, and pet discount.  Experienced veterinarian preferred but new graduate will be considered.  Learn more about us at whitefishanimalhospital.com.  Please send resumes to [email protected] with attention to practice manager, Margaret Evans.

Posted November 6, 2019
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Associate Veterinarian - Northern Wyoming

New Associate position at young, rapidly-growing mixed animal practice in Northern Wyoming. 

Currently a one-doctor practice, we are looking to expand our team which is dedicated to providing the highest quality of veterinary medicine along with friendly, compassionate service. Our practice embraces integrative medicine and maintains a state-of-the-art digital radiography, in-house laboratory, acupuncture therapy, diagnostic ultrasound, surgical suite, a full pharmacy, and much more! Please see our website at prairesummitvet.com or Facebook for more information.

The position, while at this time would be part-time in nature, has potential to be grown into a full-time position.  Our practice consists of, depending on time of year, approximately 70% small animal/30% equine & small ruminants. Additionally, our goal is to begin offering cattle services in July 2020. This position would consist mostly of small animal medicine, limited equine, some emergency, and the possibility of a growing cattle practice.

The candidate should have strong communication skills, confident approach, and be team-oriented while being comfortable treating both large and small animals. Schedule and Competitive Employment Package will be discussed with applicants at time of interviews.

Cody, Wyoming is a tourism-based town directly to the east gates of Yellowstone National Park. This thriving community has a recreational focus that draws people for its pristine hiking, fishing, camping and skiing opportunities. Cody is located just south of Billings, Montana and brings the convenience of having a large city just a few hours away.

Please contact us via email- [email protected] with attn: Lindsey Wilson, Practice Manager.

Posted October 29, 2019
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Small Animal Practitioner - Helena

Valley Veterinary Hospital of Helena is in search of a well-qualified, dedicated, personable, amenable, and self-motivated small animal practitioner with a sense of humor for a newly merged small animal (cat and dog) exclusive practice formed by two local busy practices. Position will require general practice skills in medicine and surgery but special interests are welcomed, i.e , in orthopedic surgery, acupuncture or alternative medicine. Good communication skills with staff and clients is a very important aspect of this job. Thorough documentation and record keeping necessary. Rotational emergency calls with other doctors is a requirement.  

Montana licensed individual preferred, however arrangements could be made for temporary licensed person until permanent license could be obtained. Experience is helpful, but we have associates to help mentor newer, driven graduates as our goal is for the success of the individual as well as the hospital, while providing the safest and highest quality of veterinary care in the region. You will get the experience! 

Several specialists and universities to refer are available, and we do use telemedicine routinely to help support rule outs and diagnoses. As a group, we relay heavily on diagnostics both in-house and from outside labs and specialists. We encourage more in depth diagnostics and research investigation when needed for the care of our patients. 

Production based salary with bonuses and benefits with long term employment and discussed on case-by-case basis. Buy-in or outright purchase will only be considered after some years of successful association, to be determined with the individual practioner and the 'fit; for all of us. 

Please call or email Dr. Bruce Armstrong at 406-442-0188, [email protected] or the practice manager, Shainna Wootton at 406-442-0188, [email protected].  

**Please note, applicants may apply via email, or call in to gather more information. 

Posted September 26, 2019
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Small Animal or Mixed Practice Veterinary Associate - Beulah, ND

Small Animal or Mixed Practice Veterinary Associates (1 or 2) Needed; Seeking a person or persons with genuine interest in pet and/or beef cow-calf and equine medicine to join our fun-loving but dedicated staff.  Opportunity to practice quality medicine with mentorship in a modern facility with an efficient team in a small town atmosphere.  Practice is 33% bovine, mostly cow-calf, 64% small animal, 3% equine and small numbers of exotics, small ruminants and pocket pets.  Duties will be dependent on experience and interest of applicant.  Applicant should have excellent communication skills, enjoy working in a variety of situations with a diverse case load, have a desire to improve and advance personal skills and have the ability to maintain an upbeat attitude with respect and admiration for coworkers and clients. Basic diagnostic and surgical skills required. Work schedule is 5 1/2 days a week for 2 weeks and then 4 days with a 3-day weekend off. Emergency duty will be split among three veterinarians. Generous salary with benefits including medical insurance, 2 weeks paid time off, HSA account, SIMPLE IRA retirement account, malpractice insurance, service discounts and continuing education, license and professional membership fee coverage.  Long term employment with future practice buy-in preferred.  Recent graduates welcome.  Facebook page is Knife River Veterinary Clinic. Reply with resume to Dr. Carolyn Woodruff, Knife River Veterinary Clinic, Inc., 1701 N. County Rd 21, Beulah, ND  58523 or to [email protected].  Clinic phone: 701-873-5525 (5/19)  

Posted September 3, 2019
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Full-time Mixed Animal Veterinarian - Miles City

There is an opening currently available for a full-time mixed animal veterinarian in Miles City, MT.  The practice is 50% food animal, 40% small animal and 10% equine.  Currently there are 3 full-time and one part-time veterinarians.  The part-time veterinarian is leaving this summer.

Our large animal practice is based on cow-calf production and includes three counties in eastern MT.  A clinic vehicle, Silencer chute, Ibex ultrasound, and Pulsator IV ejaculators are available for herd work.  The majority of individual animal assessments including obstetrical procedures are brought into the clinic.  The local salebarn is also served here, as are a number of smaller backgrounding lots (500-4000 head).

The small animal portion includes gas anesthesia, in-house CBC and chemistry units, digital radiography, ultrasonic scaler and Dentalaire cart for dental procedures.  We do soft tissue surgery and some basic orthopedic procedures including lateral suture repair for cruciate tears and also bone pinning and plating.  There is also a small amount of small animal boarding.

Equine services include routine and cryptorchid castrations, umbilical hernia repair, teeth floating, basic lameness exams and basic reproductive services.   Surgical colic cases are referred to Billings, which is about two hours away.

All areas of practice are active but open to expansion of services.  

Clinic hours are 9:00 am to 5:30 pm (closed over the noon hour) daily M-F and Saturday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.  On-call hours are currently split between three veterinarians, with the on-call vet working the Saturday hours.

Salary is negotiable.  Liability insurance paid.  Two weeks paid vacation.  State VMA dues, AVMA dues and one professional membership paid.  Also, the clinic will pay for CE registration fees and lodging for meetings.

Miles City is a community of approximately 8,500 people and is an economic and social hub of eastern MT.  There are plenty of local groups to be involved in, whether music, theater, athletics or western heritage.  Hunting and fishing opportunities are present here in Custer County.  For those who enjoy mountain activities such as skiing, hiking or fly fishing, the mountains of MT are about a three-hour drive.

New graduates are certainly welcome to apply.  We are looking for a versatile person who is open to exploring their own pursuits in a general small-town veterinary practice. 

Contact Dr. Davison at 406-234-2559 or email [email protected] for more information.

Updated November 11, 2019
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DVM OPPORTUNITY - sign on bonus offered - Billings

We are looking for a FT (part-time may be considered), talented and energetic associate DVM to join our team in beautiful south-central Montana!  Yellowstone Valley Veterinarians is comprised of 13 DVM’s across four locations, one of which is a 24/7 ER Hospital. We are AAHA accredited and have been serving the community for more than 50 years! 

Our small animal/exotic practice’s provide diverse and challenging caseloads with the tools, equipment, and outstanding staff for support. We offer laser surgery, endoscopy/laparoscopy, cold laser, in house labs, acupuncture as well as fostering the human-animal bond though all life stages. We provide veterinary care for Zoo Montana, also. Competitive compensation package including a guaranteed salary of $75-95,000 DOE with production bonus potential and CE allowance/licensing/membership dues/401k. We invest in you! 

YVV is dedicated to providing the best veterinary experience possible with a focus on excellent customer service and servant leadership.  If you want to love where you work and whom you work with, we may be the fit for you!

Billings is Montana’s largest city with a population of 110,000 but close to mountains and lakes. Billings boasts a strong economy, an excellent medical community, and big city amenities with a small town feel—perfect for the outdoorsman AND the urbanite.  

Skills and Basic Qualifications

  • A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from an accredited university.
  • Montana Licensure in good standing. 
  • Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
  • Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Works collaboratively with hospital team members.
  • Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
  • Manages time and tasks appropriately.
  • Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients, emulating servant leadership.
  • Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth and mentorship. 

Please visit our Facebook pages at facebook.com/shilohvet/facebook.com/Moore-Lane-Veterinary-Hospitalfacebook.com/Skyview-Veterinary-Hospital, and facebook.com/Friendship-Veterinary-Center-

Or our website www.yellowstonevalleyvet.com/ 

If interested, call Carey at 4062524159 or email Dell Kay Bertino at [email protected] or Doug Honken at [email protected] 

Updated September 20, 2019
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