Physician Recruitment

Join our Team!

The Omineca Medical Clinic is always engaged in physician recruitment to Vanderhoof. There are many benefits to starting a practice in Vanderhoof:

  • supportive medical community offering mentorship
  • skills development in obstetrics, oncology, surgery, endoscopy, emergency medicine, mental health and more
  • small community with big opportunties for involvement in music and visual arts, outdoor recreation, sports, nature, small-scale urban living
  • excellent education system and overall high standard of living


Long-term positions are open and listed on Health Match BC.
Featured opportunities at the Omineca Primary Care Clinic
and St. John Hospital include:

Famiily Practitioner / General Practitioner (Anaesthesiology) x 3 positions

Famiily Practitioner / General Practitioner (Emergency Medicine) x 1


You are always welcome to contact us directly. The Clinic Manager Jennifer Little is available to answer your questions and connect you with physicians.

Jennifer Little
Office Manager, Omineca Medical Clinic
250-567-2201 Ext 240

For more information on Physician work opportunities in Vanderhoof, please connect with the Northern Health Physician recruitment office.
Under the surgical consultations page, which has the procedure lists for each Doc:

Interested in being a locum Physician in Vanderhoof

We also have locum opportunities available – ER, Clinic, Anaesthesia, and Surgical. Vanderhoof is currently eligible to be a host community through the Rural GP Locum Program and also the Rural GP Anaesthesia Program.

Please feel free to contact Jennifer Little, our Office Manager, for more information or check out the RGPLP and the RGPALP  for specific postings.  We’d love to hear from you!


About the Local Medical Community

Vanderhoof boasts a well respected and tight-knit medical community. With doctors, nurses and specialty care professionals who have come here from around the world, we have a diverse range of skills and services available to the community.

Located across the street from the Omineca Medical Clinic, St. John Hospital in Vanderhoof is the medical centre for residents of Vanderhoof, Fort St. James, and Fort Fraser, and has the largest Emergency Room facility in the area. Among other specialties, the hospital is equipped for radiology, obstetrics, cancer treatment, and minor and some major surgical procedures.

Vanderhoof has a large population of seniors and is home to several care facilities that range from independent living to 24hr care. The doctors in Vanderhoof work closely with care staff in all of these facilities.


About Vanderhoof

Situated along the banks of the Nechako River, Vanderhoof is a scenic, culturally rich community in the heart of the province. The community has a 'small town' feel, yet has much to offer its nearly 5000 residents. From the fine arts, to movies and media, to an abundance of recreational activities all year round, Vanderhoof is a safe and friendly place to make a career.

For more information about the community, please visit the following websites.


District of Vanderhoof -

Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce -

School District No. 91 -

Nechako Valley Community Services Society -

Carrier Sekani Family Services -