DVM Employment Opportunities


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Assistant or Associate Professor of Animal Science/Equine Science - Bozeman
Managing DVM - Missoula

Associate Veterinarian - Missoula

Full and Part time Veterinarians - Yakima, WA

Hospitalist DVM - Billings

Emergency Veterinarian - Bozeman

Veterinarian - Missoula

Part-Time Veterinarian - Billings

PT or FT Associate Veterinarian - Billings

Associate DVM - Bozeman

Full-Time Mixed Animal Veterinarian - Miles City

Associate Veterinarian - Belgrade

Full Time Veterinary Associate - Hysham

Emergency Veterinarians - Spokane

DVM Opportunity - Billings

Assistant or Associate Professor of Animal Science/Equine Science - Bozeman

Assistant or Associate Professor of Animal Science/Equine Science (FAC-VA-20008)
Department of Animal & Range Sciences
Montana State University – Bozeman
For complete job announcement and application procedures, click on:
Equal Opportunity Employer, Veterans/Disabled
Screening will begin Oct 1, 2019

Posted August 16, 2019
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Managing DVM - Missoula

Missoula Veterinary Clinic just celebrated its 50th year of providing compassionate and excellent veterinary care to pets in the Missoula, MT community. We are a 6-7 DVM practice that is in process of expanding our physical structure, staff and services. Our practice culture is one of focusing on the well being of our staff, clients and their pets. Missoula is a growing community and we are looking for the right DVM to help manage the clinic growth while abiding by the culture we have established over the last 5 decades.

We are looking for a Managing DVM who is believes in supportive and servant leadership.
Come join us in an environment with hospital-level autonomy and community support. Live your why and lead progressive and compassionate care.

Send your resume to [email protected] 

The Managing DVM is responsible for creating an environment of teamwork in which quality medicine is delivered. 

In partnership with the Hospital Manager, the Managing DVM is responsible for the financial performance of the hospital, preparing operating and capital budgets, and meeting budget expectations. In addition, the Hospital Manager and Managing DVM are responsible for directing staff and the overall management of the practice, under the direction of NVA Divisional Leadership.

  • Advancing Medical Care
  • Leading Staff and Practice
  • Financial Responsibilities
  • Growing the Practice

Skills and Basic Qualifications

  • A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university
  • Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding the veterinary code of ethics
  • The ability to delegate responsibility and achieve results with hospital team members
  • Capable of quality decision making
  • The ability to coach, correct, develop, and motivate employees
  • Demonstrates excellent time and task management
  • Demonstrates professional and courteous presentation with staff and clients

Posted August 1, 2019
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Associate Veterinarian – Pet Emergency Center – Missoula

Pet Emergency Center is a growing regional emergency hospital open nights, weekends and holidays.  The clinic is well established and trusted in the veterinary community and has been in continuous operation since 2001.  Our patient caseload is steadily increasing and a new larger facility is currently being planned.  If you have an interest in emergency medicine/surgery yet want time to enjoy all that Montana has to offer then this could be the opportunity for you!

In addition to an awesome dedicated team we have in house digital radiology, CBC, Chem, Lytes, PT/PTT, ultrasound, Cardell monitoring equipment, ICU oxygen cage, AVImark electronic medical records and more!  Internal Medicine Specialist available on site Monday-Thursday for consultations/referrals. 

Missoula is a growing and vibrant Western Montana college town with all modern conveniences and entertainment at your fingertips.  The city is nestled in a mountainous valley providing a multitude of recreational benefits.  Just two and a half hours to the north is Glacier National Park.  Snowbowl ski area is just a 20 minute drive from downtown.  The Clarkfork, Bitterroot and Blackfoot rivers provide world class fishing and whitewater rafting. 

Missoula, often considered the cultural hub of Montana, is the location of the state's first university, and an eclectic mix of loggers, hippies, college students, sports fans, and retirees.  Missoula is home to about 70,000 people and it boasts two excellent human hospitals as well as an exceptional school system.

There is so much to do and the best part is that your work schedule will allow you to enjoy all that the area has to offer.  Working 13-15 shifts/month is considered full time employment.  Rotating schedule with shifts grouped 2 or 3 or 4 in a row you will always have 3-4 days off each week and at least 7 days off in a row once every month.  A part time position would also be considered for the right applicant.  Excellent compensation, flexibility in schedule and ample time off is what sets this opportunity apart from all the rest in the area. 

Compensation is generous – full time veterinarians typically earn around 100K/year.  Guaranteed base or percentage of production whichever is greater calculated monthly with no negative accruals. 

Minimum 2 years veterinary experience preferred but not required. Confidence in surgery for common emergency conditions is necessary.  Must have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills and be a team player.  Email cover letter and resume to Dr. Kerscher at: [email protected] 


Posted July 22, 2019
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Full Time Veterinarian - Bismarck, ND

Bismarck Animal Clinic and Hospital in Bismarck, ND is seeking a forth full time veterinarian.  We are an AAHA-accredited small animal practice.  

We are a well-equipped practice; however our biggest asset is our phenomenal staff.  Of our staff of thirteen, 80% has been with us four years or more with one doctor and two LVTs being here ten years or more.  Over half of our team are mothers and we will listen to your work/life balance needs.  

We share after-hours on call duty with another practice.  This results in each of our doctors taking on call duty approximately four to five days per month.  We use an answering service to refine the call volume that we receive. 

Resume and cover letter can be mailed to: Bismarck Animal Clinic and Hospital with attention to Dr. Hollee Kubik, 1414 E. Calgary Ave, Bismarck, ND 58503 or emailed to [email protected]

Posted July 16, 2019
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Full and Part Time Veterinarians – Scenic and Sunny Yakima, WA

Yakima Pet Emergency Service is part of the SAGE network, and we are growing! Our incredible emergency teams provide the highest level of specialized, compassionate, and collaborative veterinary care in the industry.

We are currently adding Emergency Veterinarians (full and part time) to our hospital network.

Apply here: https://www.sagecenters.com/job-description/?gnk=job&gni=8a7887a86a0ed9c3016a1c922a035437

Or contact Clinical Recruiter Gina Gotsill at [email protected]

Posted July 12, 2019
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Hospitalist DVM – Billings

Do you enjoy challenging medical and surgical cases?  How about working with dedicated clients who want the best for their pets?  Do you want to work with other veterinarians who want to provide the best care and collaborate on cases?  Do you want to work at a hospital that has the equipment and set-up to manage these cases?  If any of this sounds good, consider joining our team at Best Friends Animal Hospital in Billings, MT.

We are looking for the right veterinarian to take the position of daytime “Hospitalist.”  Instead of seeing numerous routine/regular appointments, this veterinarian will manage patient care and client communication for our hospitalized/intensive and urgent care cases.  We are looking for a veterinarian who has special interest in intensive and critical care cases and excels at client communication and service.  The hospitalist position will have regular daytime hours with no regularly scheduled overnight or on-call duties.

Our AAHA accredited hospital is staffed 24/7 with Veterinarians/Technicians and we see referral cases from the Billings area as well as across Montana and Wyoming.  We currently have 9 doctors – 2 are dedicated overnight/emergency doctors.  Our hospital is well equipped with a recently expanded and remodeled 12,000 square foot 10 exam room facility, and state-of-the-art equipment (16 slice helical CT, rehabilitation room with underwater treadmill, ultrasound, digital radiology, endoscopy, Abaxis HM5, Vetscans, VSpro, Istat, etc) and dedicated support staff. 

The hospitalist position includes a four-day work week and with generous compensation with production incentives (our full-time associates' average salary production exceeds $100,000 per year), a CE/licensing/dues/PLIT annual stipend, and an upbeat team-oriented working environment.  Experience is preferred, although motivated new graduates may be considered.

Billings is the largest city in Montana is a wonderful and affordable place to live!  It offers many of the “bigger city” benefits while retaining a “small town” feel.  We have great bike/hiking trails, nearby fishing/hunting, numerous 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 ample shopping.  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.

If interested, please call Dr. D.J. Smith at 406-255-0500, email resume to [email protected] and visit our website www.bfah.net/ and facebookpage www.facebook.com/bfah

Posted July 8, 2019
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Emergency Veterinarian - Bozeman 

Animal emergency clinic located in beautiful Bozeman, Montana is looking for emergency veterinarian to join our team. Bozeman is a great place for the outdoor enthusiast. World class skiing, hiking, hunting and fishing located within minutes of the hospital. Flexible schedule allows for lots of free time to enjoy the area. Pet Emergency Trauma Service (PETS) is an evening, weekend and holiday emergency clinic. PETS is the only companion animal emergency and critical care hospital in southwest Montana, serving Montana, Wyoming, and Idaho. Excellent compensation and benefits including medical insurance, IRA, uniforms, employee pet discounts, license, dues and CE allowance.  Sign on bonus and/or relocation assistance negotiable for the right applicant! Please submit your resume for confidential consideration for this position to [email protected]

Posted June 25, 2019
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Veterinarian - Missoula

Come live and work in your mountain paradise! 

Pruyn Veterinary Hospital, located in beautiful Missoula, MT, is a busy, full-service, small animal hospital focused on practicing great medicine and providing excellent costumer service.  We offer a wide-array of services including soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, laparoscopic surgery, endoscopic procedures, rehabilitation including acupuncture, abdominal and thoracic ultrasound, digital radiography, and digital dental radiography to name a few. 

We are located just minutes away from world class trout streams, beautiful hiking and backpacking destinations, and all other manner of outdoor activities.  At Pruyn Veterinary Hospital, we value the quality of life of all our staff.  To promote this, we work four 10-hour consecutive work days per week to allow ample time to go out and enjoy all that Missoula and Montana have to offer. 

We are currently seeking a veterinarian with at least 5 years experience, preferably with orthopedic surgery or TPLO experience.   For the right candidate, we are prepared to offer a competitive salary and are currently offering a $10000 sign-on and $10000 retention bonus.   

Posted June 14, 2019
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Part-Time Veterinarian - Billings

Part time Veterinary Position in Billings, Mt.   We are a small animal practice with no on call duties. In house blood machines, ultrasound, laser surgery, digital x-ray,  and cold laser treatment options.  We Are looking for a person that wants to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery while still having ample time off to enjoy life.  This business is growing fast and there is a possibility for the position to go to full time in the future.  Experience is preferred.    Please contact me at [email protected] for more details. 

Posted June 14, 2019
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PT or FT Associate Veterinarian - Billings

Seeking a compassionate PT or FT associate veterinarian to join our family-owned and operated 2.5 doctor small animal practice in bustling Billings, MT.

Our practice is fast-paced and in the heart of Montana’s largest, thriving city. We have been established in this community for over fifty years, which has allowed us to build a strong and reliable client base. Though half of a century is a long time, we have kept pace with the new and exciting technological advances, along with the accompanying diagnostic tools. A digital radiography machine, ultrasound, in-house laboratory equipment, and more will be at your disposal; our practice also offers extensive surgical services, including orthopedics.

A fair schedule with no after-hour weekday or weekend emergencies will allow you to enjoy all of what Billings has to offer. This town was made for those who love the outdoors, with the Yellowstone River running through the center and abundant trails for hiking and biking. Not to mention, the famous Beartooth Mountains and Yellowstone National Park that are just an afternoon drive away.

Other benefits include but are not limited to: competitive salary, health insurance, professional licensing, paid time-off, and holidays. Experienced associates and new graduates are welcome to join our tight-knit, hard working team of animal lovers. If interested, please call Dr. Gary Root at (406) 652-7622 and email resume to [email protected].

Posted June 12, 2019
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Associate DVM - Bozeman 

Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine. 

We believe hiring doctors with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care for each pet and client. 

Banfield’s veterinarians apply their extraordinary passion, skills, and education, at every practice location. We support and depend on our veterinarians to use their expertise in a way that benefits pets, clients, hospital teams, and the communities we serve.

Whether you are a recent graduate or an experienced veterinarian looking for a change, a new beginning at Banfield means an open door to explore the next best move in your professional veterinary career.

Are you ready to dedicate yourself to helping us advance veterinary medicine across our practice and throughout the industry?


  • Practice in accordance to state practice act and principles of veterinary medical ethics 
  • Leverage evidence-based medicine and continue pursuit of education to deliver quality patient care 
  • Devote yourself to the culture of preventive care and Optimum Wellness Plans 
  • Adopt and positively impact new veterinary standards and guidelines 
  • Deliver medical and surgical treatments with formulary approved pharmaceuticals, supplies, and equipment, in accordance with Banfield’s Medical Quality Standards 
  • Partner with clients as an advocate for the pet to plan follow-up visits, provide home-care instructions, and education to ensure the lifelong health of their pets 
  • Maintain relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems, including Banfield’s database, PetWare, designed to obtain data for population research 
  • Foster an effective veterinary support team by communicating medical standards, ethical practices, and your veterinary knowledge and experience 
  • Exemplify the Mars Five Principles — Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency, and Freedom 


  • State Veterinary Board License and must be in good standing for the state in which they intend to be hired, prior to their start date. 

Additional Licensing:

  • A State Controlled Substance (SCS) License may be required by the state in which you intend to work. If you do not already hold an SCS, Banfield encourages you to obtain this license after your start date as the practice may reimburse this cost. 
  • Once an associate has obtained their SCS, Banfield will apply and pay for your DEA License. 
  • New associates will be required to take their state USDA Accreditation class by the time they reach the 12-week mark from their hire date. 

Your well-being matters. 

We know that your real passion for pet well-being is why you chose this profession. At Banfield, we believe it is just as important to support the well-being of those who devote their lives to this cause. Through our extensive network and support structure, Banfield offers a wide array of benefits and programs, empowering you to focus on yourself and your family, as you care for pets and clients.

As a Banfield veterinarian, we want you to take full advantage of work and play through: 

  • Competitive salary with paid time off 
  • Medical, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents 
  • Automatic enrollment 401(k) Savings Plan after 60 days of employment 
  • Health Savings Account with annual practice-paid funding of $750 to supplement health care expenses 
  • Automatic enrollment in 100% practice paid short- and long-term disability after 60 days of employment – includes maternity leave 
  • Liability and malpractice insurance 
  • Eligibility to enroll in the Veterinary Student Debt Relief Pilot Program 
  • Optimum Wellness Plans (OWPs) for up to three pets 
  • A variety of discounts including Mars, PetSmart, Royal Canin, fitness, cellular, and so much more 

Our dedication to your growth. 

Your development is important to us which is why we'll provide you with the following:

  • Personal development plans designed to define and achieve your career goals 
  • Practice-paid continuing education opportunities 
  • VIN Membership discounts and other veterinary networking opportunities 
  • The chance to lend your skills to the communities you serve and live in 

Commitment to community wellness. 

Through volunteering efforts, and our programs designed to benefit local shelters and rescues, we strengthen the pet-human connections in our communities. Discover how we support the wellness of our people and profession through the Mars Volunteer Program (MVP). 

Support when you need it most.

As the world’s largest veterinary practice, one of our biggest differentiators is our talented and equally passionate support teams that surround our skilled veterinarians. 

This network of hospital, field, and headquarters leadership, allows us to offer you the support and resources needed to help you worry less and focus more on being your best self while practicing veterinary medicine.

The time is now!

Ready to start your career with Banfield? Apply now. 

Banfield Pet Hospital® strongly supports and values the uniqueness of all individuals and promotes a work environment where diversity is embraced. Banfield Pet Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. Banfield Pet Hospital follows all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every Banfield location. 

If interested - please email your cover letter and resume to our chief of staff at our Bozeman location at [email protected] 

Posted June 6, 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. 

Posted May 23, 2019
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Associate Veterinarian - Belgrade

Ark Veterinary Practice, in Belgrade, Montana is a progressive and growing mixed animal hospital nestled in the countryside of the Gallatin Valley. We are seeking a veterinarian with strong interests or experience in small animal, mixed animal, or exotic medicine and surgery. 

We have a new fully equipped ambulatory truck, mobile Chem/Electrolyte diagnostics, in house digital full body and dental radiology, a new dental suite, active anesthesia scavenging system, video otoscopy, panophthalmoscopy, IOP, full IDEXX lab including Sedivue, in house SDMA, progesterone, cortisol, bile acids, and PT/PTT, color Doppler Edge II ultrasound, electronic medical records, and a strong fun support team. We offer all of our clients the best possible conventional medical and surgical care as well as alternative therapies including in house chiropractic and acupuncture.

The successful candidate would have a positive attitude, be a team player, have a strong work ethic and have excellent communication skills. Both part time and full time applicants will be considered as well as seasoned veterinarians and new graduates. We offer schedule flexibility and generous time off making for an ideal customized work/life balance, as well as competitive compensation and benefits depending on the number of hours worked per month. Please feel free to e-mail your confidential cover letter and resume to [email protected]. We look forward to meeting you!

 Posted May 23, 2019
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Full Time Veterinary Associate - Hysham

Full time veterinary associate for a 3 veterinarian mixed practice in east central Montana. One hour from Billings. Call and or send resume to Treasure Veterinary Service  24 Myers Rd   Hysham, MT. 59938. 406-342-5224 email [email protected]

Posted May 21, 2019
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Emergency Veterinarians - Spokane

The Pet Emergency - Clinic & Referral Center in Spokane, WA is looking for energetic and talented Emergency Veterinarians to join our fast-paced environment. We are a full-service emergency hospital. We have an excellent relationship with our in-house specialists, the referring veterinarian community. We are a team that values work life balance, a positive working environment, and opportunities to learn. We are looking for someone who will work well with our team and enjoys a challenge.

Pet Emergency is open 24 hours a day 365 days a year.  The schedule can be variable due to the nature of Emergency Medicine

Starting salary is competitive for the region. We offer full benefits including: dental and health insurance, disability and liability coverage, professional licensing fees, CE allowance, and 401K. The schedule can be variable due to the nature of Emergency Medicine.

Check us out at www.petemergencyspokane.com

Kevin Squires
Hospital Director
509-326-6674 office

Posted May 9, 2019
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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 June 9, 2019
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