Careers and Volunteers
Billings Clinic's Volunteer Department is comprised of over 500 individuals from ages 13 to 92 who volunteer their time and expertise in more than 40 different departments and support areas. Our volunteers donate their skills for clerical support, patient care, administrative assistance, customer service, technical support and emotional care and assistance for our patients and their families.
Billings Clinic Volunteer Department plays a vital role in our mission. As medical technology advances, we are known and respected throughout the region as being "high tech" yet our fundamental goals is to always be "high touch." That's why our volunteers come from a wide variety of professions, from dentists, retirees, stockbrokers, teenagers, and homemakers to accountants and food brokers. Each gives his or her unique strengths, talents, gifts and lifetime experiences to the many challenging volunteer positions at Billings Clinic.
How to Become a Volunteer
Becoming a Billings Clinic volunteer begins with a simple one-on-one visit. We want to get to know you as a person - what kinds of jobs you enjoy doing and what kind of unique skills and talents you have to offer. We're sensitive to your needs and your motivation, including how many hours you have to offer, as well as why you feel volunteering is important.
We're committed to finding the right position for you and an opportunity to do what you like. It is only through this type of partnership that you can find meaningful work that is of value to you, as well as to our organization. For new volunteers, you'll begin with a day of orientation and tour of our medical facility to become better informed about Billings Clinic. Then we'll match your volunteer work area preferences and schedule to one of our departments or programs and you'll be on your way to a new and exciting volunteer career filled with fun, service and great memories!
Here are some of the volunteer opportunities available to you!
- Aspen Meadows
Help staff to provide a caring and nurturing environment for residents.
- Cancer Center (Infusion Center)
Assist nurses and staff with patients and guests. Organizing and stocking of supply inventory.
- Conference Center
Provide clerical support for staff; help answer phones, and verifying room requests.
Provide wheelchair transportation to patients/guests, greet patients/guests, and provide informational and directional assistance to help ensure patient/guests/family satisfaction.
- Floor Services
Help make our patients more comfortable. Deliver fresh water, juice and coffee to patients. Re-stock patient rooms with various items used frequently by nursing staff.
- Information Desks
Offer information, support and assistance to all visiting our hospital. Services will include way-finding, determining patients’ rooms and/or assisting with resources.
- Mail and Flowers
Deliver newspapers to waiting rooms and information desks. Deliver mail and flowers to patient rooms.
- Office Assistance
Helping various departments with special requests (addressing letters, stuffing envelops, filing).
- Pet Therapy
Volunteers’ pets who have passed obedience and temperament testing can offer entertaining and playful diversion for patients.
- Simply Splendid Gift Shop
Volunteers help run the gift shop by waiting on customers, cashiering, helping stock and display merchandise, and proving quality customer service.
Billings Clinic Volunteer Services
2800 10th Ave. North
P.O. Box 37000
Billings, Montana 59107-7000
For more information about how you can volunteer, email us or call us at 406-657-4200.