Employment Opportunities

Full Time Veterinarian [Lincoln, NE]

Ehlers Animal Care is seeking a full-time veterinarian, experience preferred but welcome recent graduates or early career DVMs.

The benefit package includes healthcare, 401K w/ match, CE allowance, paid license renewal, membership fees, and more!

We offer a variety of services including, extensive list of soft tissue surgery, orthopedic surgery, oncology, and chemotherapy. We operate out of a beautiful 6,300sq ft facility and are well-equipped with a new digital radiology system, ultrasound, a comprehensive in-house lab, and more! We take a personalized approach to veterinary medicine and focus on caring for people through their pets.

Apply today via email: mpieper@ehlersvet.com

(posted 2/1/23)

Associate Veterinarian [Curtis, NE]

Medicine Valley Veterinary Hospital is seeking:

  • Associate Veterinarian-licensed DVM with interest in bovine/equine medicine and reproduction – New Grads welcome to apply.
  • Compensation: competitive, commensurate with experience
  • Benefits: medical, individual life insurance, CE, PTO, Association dues, Vehicle, Business phone
  • Located Curtis NE
  • Technologies include digital x-ray, ultrasound, laser, fiberoptic scope, and thermography
  • Mixed Practice- 45% cow/calf, 45% Equine, 10% small animal

Send Resume to:
Medicine Valley Veterinary Hospital
PO BOX 127
Curtis NE 69025
ATTN: Steve Krull DVM or email: mvvhosp@gmail.com

(posted 1/17/23)

Associate Veterinarian [York, NE]

York Animal Clinic has an opening for a full time veterinarian. We are a five doctor, mixed animal practice and need an individual that is primarily focused on small animal medicine and surgery but is also comfortable with large animal work. Our small animal caseload has been growing consistently, year after year. While we embrace the growth of our small animal business, we also take pride in our role of keeping our large animal clients profitable into the future.

We enjoy mentoring new graduates but also appreciate veterinarians that have previous experience. The most important thing for us is finding an applicant that truly cares about providing excellent service. Our support staff is experienced, works hard, and has fun together. The clinic is equipped with 2 anesthesia machines, dentistry, digital DR radiology, ultrasound, and Heska lab. We have a mobile working cattle chute as well as a tilting silencer hydraulic chute at the clinic.

The weekly work schedule typically consists of 4 days with one weekday off. Weekend and evening emergency duty rotates between the doctors. Compensation includes a competitive salary, three weeks vacation, continuing education, health insurance, liability insurance, retirement, association dues, professional licenses, and a pickup and vetbox. Student loan forgiveness/sign on bonus is also available.

York is an excellent place to live (pop ~8000). We have tremendous schools, churches, healthcare, and restaurants; and we are only an hour from Lincoln. Thanks in part to York being a thriving community, York Animal Clinic is a growing practice. For more information, contact Dr. Ryan Koch at (402) 366-3798. Send resumes to 1529 Lincoln Ave., York, NE 68467.

(posted 1/17/23)

Veterinary Technician [Gothenburg, NE]

Eastside Animal Center is seeking a full-time veterinary technician to join our family friendly mixed animal practice.

  • Our practice is approximately 65% large animal and 35% small animal
  • We have up-to-date facilities and equipment.
  • Currently our practice consists of 4 veterinarians, 1 technician, 3 assistants and 3 support staff members.
  • Benefits can be discussed upon interview

Gothenburg is an extremely clean and progressive town located in west-central Nebraska, directly on Interstate 80. It has a very proactive business environment, good schools, newly expanded hospital, YMCA, and lots of area recreation.

Interested technicians can contact Taryn Vonderschmidt at 308-537-7549 or email taryn@eastsideanimalcenter.com

(posted 12/15/22)

Iowa State University seeking Primary Care Specialist [Ames, IA]

The Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University, located in Ames, Iowa, is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time, clinical-track or tenure-track faculty position in Primary Care. The qualifications, documented experience, and interests of the selected candidate will determine appointment rank.

For more information and to apply, please visit:

(posted 12/12/22)

Associate Veterinarian [Alliance, NE]

Alliance Animal Clinic is seeking an associate that is interested in small animal and equine services with the willingness to work with all species. We will gladly mentor a new graduate that they may learn, grow, and practice in our busy mixed animal clinic.

The clinic offers in house bloodwork, digital radiographs, ultrasound, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, acupuncture, and cold laser therapy in a brand new 20,000 sq ft facility.

The Alliance Animal Clinic offers a competitive salary based on experience, signing bonus, vehicle allowance, health insurance allowance, paid time off, malpractice insurance, DEA registration, state and national memberships, group memberships, apparel allowance, and a generous profit sharing plan.

(posted 11/28/22)

Small Animal Veterinarian [Gering, NE]

Busy small animal clinic in search of a small animal veterinarian. Practice includes small animals and exotics. At least 2 years experience is preferred. Salary depends upon experience. Potential for buy-in opportunity. Nebraska DVM license required.

Midtown Animal Hospital
3390 10th St, Gering, NE 69341

(posted 11/3/22)

Associate Veterinarian – Spencer Veterinary Clinic [Spencer, NE]

Spencer Veterinary Clinic is seeking a full-time associate veterinarian to join our team. New graduates or experienced veterinarians are welcome to apply.

  • Practice caseload 80% large animal (mainly cow-calf, with some backgrounder/feedlot and equine) and 20% small animal
  • Well-established professional and support staff available to help with mentoring and/or transitioning into a new job
  • Competitive salary and benefits including paid CE, liability insurance, professional memberships, IRA matching contribution, and paid time off

Spencer, Nebraska is a stable community (population 455) located in northeast Nebraska at the junction of Highways 281 and 12. Surrounding small communities rely upon and help support businesses in Spencer. Outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, boating, hiking and camping are easily accessed from Spencer.

Interested individuals should contact Tim Sobotka, DVM, at 402-340-8300 or email spencervet@gmail.com.

(posted 11/3/22)

Assistant Professor – Veterinary Technology [Lincoln, NE]

With the retirement of Dr. Barnes in May 2021, we have had a vacant DVM position in our Vet Tech program ever since. We have managed to cover our classes last year and this fall with the cooperation of our amazing Vet Tech faculty. However, we are in crunch time. We need to fill this position. We have conducted 3 searches through national journals, websites, networks, social media, newspapers, and anywhere else we could imagine with no viable candidates to date.

Here is my ask – do you know anyone in the field that we might directly target for this 9-month on campus, teaching position. Health insurance and retirement benefits are offered.  There are opportunities for our successful candidate to work in local or area clinics during the summer if so desired.

Here’s the link to the job posting. It says the application time has passed, but the position is still open. https://employment.unl.edu/postings/80168

(posted 11/3/22)

Companion Animal Veterinarian [St Louis, MO]

Looking for a fun, enthusiastic environment to practice?
We are searching for the right individual for our small animal practice located in St. Louis County Missouri.

Our practice has been established since 1989 and we have a great reputation in the St. Louis area.
We are a three doctor practice looking to expand our services.
100% small animal medicine and surgery. We are well equipped with digital radiography (general and dental) and ultrasound. We have access to many specialists in the area for optimum patient care.
No after hours emergency.
We emphasize conscientious patient care in a positive atmosphere.

We offer health insurance and retirement benefits for full time employment.

Please contact
Drs Pierre or Kay Tung

(posted 10/5/22)

Associate Veterinarian [Hastings, NE]

Companion’s Choice Animal Hospital is a growing four doctor small animal practice in central Nebraska, hoping to add another veterinarian to our team! This position is for a full time OR part time associate veterinarian. We offer flexible scheduling, tremendous work-life balance, and a positive working environment.

We are a full-service, paperless, small animal hospital that recently moved into a new, larger facility to accommodate our growth. Our clinic features a comprehensive in-house laboratory, digital radiography (including dental radiography), ultrasonography, anesthetic monitoring, Doppler blood pressure, Tonopen, and high-speed dental equipment.

As a clinic we strive to provide the highest quality medical care to the pets in our community. Our doctors are committed to excellence, and enjoy continuing to learn and grow. We take time for high-quality continuing education, to discuss cases with each other and with specialists, and to review best practices with one another. All of our doctors have provided and received tremendous learning through mentoring and are excited to learn with and mentor a new graduate or experienced veterinarian.

Our team includes tremendous and well-trained nursing staff. Our doctors are free to spend their time examining, diagnosing, prescribing, and performing surgery, and are well supported by technical team members who take radiographs, collect lab samples, call clients with lab results per a doctor’s instruction, place IV catheters, and more. It’s important to us that our staff enjoy their jobs, and we work hard to ensure that they are well-trained and happy. As a result, the atmosphere in the clinic is an upbeat and positive one. We enjoy coming to work!

We are grateful to serve a tremendous clientele. Our clients are responsive to our recommendations and share our desire to provide their pet with the highest medical care.

We offer a competitive, production-based pay with a base salary and no negative accrual. Additional benefits include NVMA and AVMA dues, DEA and state licensing dues, professional liability insurance, company-matched retirement contributions, health insurance stipend, employee discounts, paid continuing education time, and paid maternity leave. Your complete statement of benefits will be as close to 25% of your production as possible.

This is a tremendous opportunity to practice high quality medicine with a phenomenal team! (posted 9/17/2022)

Veterinary Nursing Instructor (DVM) [Colby, KS]

Colby Community College is accepting applications for a Full-Time Veterinary Nursing Instructor in the On-Campus and Distance Learning Veterinary Nursing programs.  Must be a credentialed DVM who has graduated from an AVMA-accredited program with a current Kansas veterinary license. Minimum of two years of teaching experience preferred.  A minimum of four years of veterinary experience preferred.  Experience with mixed animal practice (including cattle and horses) preferred. www.colbycc.edu/employment EOE (posted 7/13/2022)

Veterinary Nursing Instructor [Colby, KS]

Colby Community College is accepting applications for a Full-Time Veterinary Nursing Instructor in the On-Campus Veterinary Nursing Program. Must be a credentialed veterinary technician who has graduated from an AVMA CVTEA-accredited program and be a Kansas Registered Veterinary Technician or be able to obtain the qualification before starting employment. Must have a minimum of two years of experience working in a veterinary practice. www.colbycc.edu/employment EOE (posted 7/13/2022)

Lecturer – Clinical Practice Veterinarian [Clay Center, NE]

The School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) is seeking applications for a Clinical Practice Veterinarian position. This 12-month (calendar year), non-tenure track appointment will be at the rank of Lecturer. The apportionment is 30% research and 70% teaching. This position will be located in Clay Center, Nebraska at the Great Plains Veterinary Educational Center. Click here to learn more. (posted 6/09/2022)

Asst Prof of Practice – Veterinary Pathologist [Clay Center, NE]

The School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources (IANR) is seeking applications for a Veterinary Pathologist position. This 12-month (calendar year), non-tenure track appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor of Practice. The apportionment is 55% teaching and 45% research. This position will be located in Clay Center, Nebraska at the Great Plains Veterinary Educational Center. Click here to learn more. (posted 6/09/2022)

Veterinary Technician [Lincoln, NE]

A-4 Animal Hospital in Lincoln, NE is looking to add 1-2 full-time Veterinary Technicians (licensed or eligible to sit for exam) to our family. If exotics are your interest this is the place for you. We see a large variety of avian patient and small mammals ranging from chinchillas to sugar gliders. We’ve even seen the occasional squirrel for a local rescue. Our hours of practice are 7:30 – 6 Monday – Friday and Saturday 8:00- 1. (posted 6/09/2022)

Veterinary Technician [Columbus, NE]

Columbus Small Animal Hospital has immediate openings for two Veterinary Technicians. The practice is AAHA Accredited and is owned by Blue River Pet Care out of Chicago. Columbus is located in east, central Nebraska 90 miles from both Lincoln and Omaha. Please contact drjim@lovingourwork.com  or call 402-563-4151.  (posted 5/11/2022)

Full Time Veterinarian at Animal Clinic West O Street [Ogallala, NE]
Animal Clinic is seeking an enthusiastic veterinarian to join our fast-paced and progressive mixed-animal practice. Nestled in the beautiful sandhills of Ogallala, NE, our established hospital offers the perfect opportunity for motivated individuals to pursue high quality patient care while utilizing premier technologies and facilities. With four veterinarians, four technicians, and several support personnel on staff, our team is well equipped to foster success and mentorship in any new additions.

  • Practice caseload 50% small animal/50% large animal (comprised mainly cow-calf and equine)
  • Service area spanning over a 100 mile radius with additional satellite clinic location
  • Access to novel diagnostics and therapeutics in both hospital and ambulatory settings
  • Near proximity to referral services at Colorado State and Kansas State Universities
  • Competitive compensation with benefits including paid CE, 401K, paid vacation/holiday/sick
  • Personal fully stocked service vehicle utilized for field work and business related travel
  • Minimal emergency load with on call hours split evenly between veterinarians

Ogallala itself is well known for a small town feel while still offering plenty of attractive amenities. Located just minutes from Lake McConaughy, the area’s recreation and leisure activities are second to none no matter the season. Driven individuals can expect professional development, lifestyle fulfillment, and career success in this unique practice environment. (posted 3/18/2022)