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Volunteers

Apply to Be a Volunteer!

Use your gifts and talents to help those around you.

Application

Adult Volunteer (ages 18 and older only)

Student Volunteer (ages 15-18) 

*The 2021 Student Volunteer Program has been cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic.​*

Volunteers play a vital role in making a difference for Billings Clinic patients and guests. Our volunteers provide invaluable care and service to patients, guests and staff.

Because of our patient care focus, we are seeking individuals who are dependable, compassionate, understanding, have good communication skills and are able to perform all duties in their service area.

There are a wide range of opportunities, including assisting patients and their families by providing information and escorting, administrative and retail support, patient comfort care and helping with special events.

People of all ages and walks of life volunteer at Billings Clinic, where they find fellowship and fulfillment helping others while supporting Billings Clinic’s vision to provide best in nation clinical quality, patient safety, service and value.

How to Become a Volunteer (click here)

To apply, complete the online application. All applicants are required to be fluent in the English language and must have a valid email address.

Billings Clinic Volunteer Services will contact you after your application is reviewed. If selected, you will be invited for an interview.

Additional requirements before volunteering include:

  • Background check
  • Volunteer onboarding
  • Health screen including immunization review and drug screen
  • Attend Billings Clinic orientation

Call 406-657-4200 or email jselvey@billingsclinic.org if you have questions or would like more information. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Student Volunteer Program (Ages 15-18)

*The 2021 Student Volunteer Program has been cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic.​*

Our student volunteer program starts the first week of June and runs for 11 weeks. Students must be 15 years old by June 1. The program will be limited to 70 students. Students will be required to be up to date on immunizations, attend an orientation session and complete a Tuberculosis skin test. Students must be able to commit to a regular volunteer schedule (one 4 hour shift/week) and a minimum of 8 shifts/32 hours to be considered for the program.

Returning Student Volunteers

If you have not received an email invitation to reapply by March 2, please call the Volunteer Office at 657-4200.

New Student Volunteers

*The 2021 Student Volunteer Program has been cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic.​*

Complete and submit the Student Application. Applications are due by April 10.

After we’ve received your application and your referral has been completed, we will contact you by email to let you know if you have been selected. If you have not heard from our office by Monday, April 20, please call 657-4200.

  • Please note that we will be contacting the reference you provide in your application. We will be sending them an email with a referral form to complete. Please provide their name, email address and phone number. It’s important that you contact your reference and ask them for permission. You will want to inform them that they will be receiving an email from Volunteer Services.
  • Written consent from a parent or guardian will be required prior to volunteering.
  • Attendance at a Student Orientation is mandatory, they will be held at 4:00 PM on May 11 & 19.

If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer at 657-4200 or jselvey@billingsclinic.org.

Volunteer Opportunities

Here are some of the volunteer opportunities available to you!

Administrative Assistance
Assist staff in a variety of departments in a wide range of important duties including data entry, filing, copying, mailings, and data management.

Escort
Provide basic information and help with directions. Provide friendly conversation to help patients feel less apprehensive. Help those who are physically challenged or otherwise need assistance. Escorts transport individuals to their destination via wheelchair and assist with delivery of mail, flowers and gifts to patient rooms.

Gift Shop
Greet and serve customers at the Billings Clinic Gift Shop. Responsibilities include cashiering, taking phone orders, stocking shelves, displaying merchandise and providing quality customer service.

Information Desks
This role directly affects the patient and visitor experience. Greet patients and visitors, answer questions, give information, provide directions and assist staff with coordination of patient transport. The volunteers' interaction and service enhance the overall patient experience.

Patient Care Areas
There are many areas where volunteers have a great impact on the patient experience at Billings Clinic. During treatment, patients often appreciate encouragement and conversation. Volunteers in the patient treatment areas make those times less stressful, benefiting patients and families.

Pet Therapy
Enhance social interaction and provide companionship and comfort to patients and guests with specially trained and registered dogs. Volunteers must have their own registered therapy dog.

Special Projects
In addition to providing support in a regular service area, we have opportunities throughout the year to volunteer for unique projects that may arise and special events including the Billings Clinic Classic.

Supply Chain Operations
Assist with all aspects of Supply Chain Operations including receiving freight, stocking shelves and delivering orders within the organization.

Other
We are open to considering new opportunities within the organization. Suggestions are always welcome.

Welcome to Billings Clinic

Welcome to Billings Clinic

Volunteers Services

2800 10th Ave. North
Billings, MT 59101

406-657-4200

Jennifer Selvey (jselvey@billingsclinic.org)