If you want to love where you work and whom you work with, come see us!
We are searching for a full time Associate Veterinarian who is energetic and experienced to work in our busy small animal exclusive practice. As an AAHA accredited hospital located in Billings, Montana, Skyview Veterinary Hospital offers diverse and challenging caseloads and the tools and equipment to manage them. We practice a high level of medicine with a small town feel. Our sister hospital is a 24/7 practice and we are able to lean on them to provide afterhours and weekend call coverage, aiding us in providing you with an excellent work/life balance!
Skyview offers a great compensation package which includes a guaranteed salary of $75-95,000 plus production bonuses. Package also includes generous PTO, dues and licenses, CE, health insurance, retirement, and pet discounts, all centered around a schedule that best fits you! We are looking for the perfect cultural fit to our “family”, and are willing to offer signing bonus and/or moving allowance to the right person.
Billings is Montana’s largest city and provides all of the Urban comforts one finds in metropolitan cities. If you love the outdoors the mountains will draw you in, offering adventure in hiking, mountain biking, fly fishing, and camping. The winters boast amazing skiing and snowshoeing. Once you have been here you will not want to leave!
In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Associate Veterinarian is an invaluable member of the hospital team who works directly with a Managing Doctor and supporting medical staff. This individual advances the quality of medicine in the practice and provides exceptional client service to our clients and patients.
Builds rapport with clients by gathering information and listening to, and empathizing with their concerns
Performs physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures that deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventive health care, and nutritional needs.
Maintains client/patient medical/surgical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols.
Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine.
Assists in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Skills and Basic Qualifications
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
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.
Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth