Associate DVM (GP) – $20,000 Signing Bonus

Live and work in the Queen City of the Rockies!  Montana Veterinary Specialists & General Care is a three-DVM, small animal practice in beautiful Helena, MT.  We are excited to welcome an Associate Veterinarian.  Whether you’re a seasoned clinician or a newer graduate, we’re confident our team can provide support and collaboration, all within a family-oriented environment!

Established over 20 years ago, our hospital provides comprehensive medical, surgical, and dental care to our exceptional patients.

Our facility includes an in-hospital surgical & dental suite with ultrasound, digital radiography (including dental), and in-house lab capabilities.  Our services are also wide-ranging, and we would welcome any niche interests.  Currently, we provide wellness/preventive and emergency care, ophthalmic diagnostics & treatment, nutrition and behavior counseling, soft-tissue surgery, and comprehensive dental procedures.

Our ideal candidate would be a compassionate individual who is ready to serve our clients and their beloved furry family members.  New graduates are also welcomed to apply and will be considered – our tenured team can provide mentorship and training.  Available to qualified candidates are comprehensive benefits and competitive compensation, including:

  • Negotiable ProSal or salary commensurate with experience
  • Signing bonus and/or relocation assistance up to $20,000
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance with shared premiums
  • Practice-sponsored life insurance
  • 401(k) eligibility with employer match
  • Annual continuing education stipend
  • Paid time-off for personal use and to attend CE
  • In-house development programs for new graduates, experienced Associates, and Medical Directors
  • Sponsored Employee Assistance Program (EAP) with wellness initiatives
  • Training & Critical Incident Services
  • Paid AVMA PLIT policy coverage
  • Reimbursement of all licensure and DEA fees
  • Reimbursement of professional membership dues
  • Personal pet discounts

Montana’s capital city boasts a vibrant cultural center with a busy event calendar, eclectic shopping, art galleries, terrific local bands, great restaurants, local microbreweries, and an epic trail system.  Within a four-hour drive to both Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks, the outdoor amenities are also endless.  For those interested in exploring the state, we’re halfway between Missoula and Bozeman – less than two hours in either direction!

For more information, or to submit a confidential application, please email Dr. Brenda Culver at