Posted: Aug 24, 2023

Associate Veterinarian

Best Friends Animal Hospital - Billings, MT
Salary: $125,000.00 - $200,000.00 Annually
Application Deadline: N/A

Are you in need of a change? Looking for predictability in your schedule? Have you been dreaming of an Associate Veterinarian position that lights your fire, not burns you out? If so, this may be your time!

Best Friends Animal Hospital is a five-doctor practice looking to expand and continue growing. Working together to establish and uphold the highest standards of patient care, we believe that to care for our patients, we must also care for each other. We strive to cultivate a supportive, fun environment that encourages camaraderie and opportunities to learn and grow. In addition to practicing excellent medicine with exceptional people, Best Friends offers consistent scheduling, excellent work-life balance, and incredible benefits, including:

Financial Benefits:

  • Prosal model with a generous base salary and 22% production paid quarterly. No negative accrual.
  • 401(k) matching & Roth Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Relocation/Sign on Bonuses available.

Wellness Benefits:

  • Health Insurance, including medical, dental, and vision
  • Sick Time / Paid Time Off
  • Supplemental insurance, including accident, disability, critical illness, and life insurance
  • Free/discounted Idexx lab work for all employee pets
  • Pet discounts on services and products
  • Pet food discount program

Workplace Benefits:

  • Quarterly Team Rewards Bonus Program
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Licensing and dues reimbursement
  • $2500 yearly continuing education allowance
  • One week of paid CE time each year
  • Uniform allowance

Lifestyle Benefits

  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Parental leave
  • Employee discount program (Apple, Verizon, Disney, auto insurance, flights, etc.)

We have a ton of bells and whistles and fancy gadgets, including a 16 slice helical CT, a brand new ultrasound with remote training, digital full body and dental radiographs, endoscopy, electrocautery, a rehabilitation room with an underwater treadmill, full in-house lab equipment, EPOC blood gas/electrolyte analyzer, Snyder ICU oxygen unit, Companion CRT System to process Platelet Rich Plasma, On-site crematorium and top-of-the-line monitoring equipment. But everyone has those things these days, here’s what really makes us stand out:

  • Good clientele who listen to what you have to say and are willing to work up cases.
  • Mentorship from a team who believes in a “better together” philosophy because we know we are at our best when we work as a cohesive team.
  • Flexibility with scheduling to ensure a healthy work-life balance.
  • A clinic culture that celebrates your unique awesomeness.
  • Our team members should also be ready to:
    • Let your passion for pets and veterinary care shine every day.
    • Enjoy yourself. If you're not having fun, you're doing it wrong.
    • Occasionally partake in a cat rodeo.
    • Grow as a professional and encourage the growth of others.
    • Be empathetic to our clients, coworkers, and yourself.
    • Be willing to be part of a workplace where genuinely appreciating each other is more than some motivational poster on the wall.
    • Listen to our clients as they explain why their dog/cat/bird/rat/goat/chicken is the best one that has ever lived.

Best Friends is currently looking to add 2 Overnight Veterinarians and 1 General Practitioner! We strive to find what works for you based on your passions and preferences!

Think you're the Associate Veterinarian we've been longing for? Fantastic! Please contact Dr. Arielle Mansur or Racheal Jensen (Office Manager) to discuss further!

Dr. Mansur: [email protected], (701) 770-3026

Rachael Jensen:  [email protected], (406) 255-0500