Career Opportunities

At Nebraska Organ Recovery, we strive to be an elite leader and transformative voice in advancing donation, while providing organs and tissues for all those in need. We can’t do this without people—people who have a passion for saving lives and honoring the donors who give selflessly to help others.

Each of our teams play an essential role in saving and enhancing lives through donation.

The Clinical Services team screens patients for donation eligibility and provides direct patient care during the donation process.

The Tissue Services team also screens patients for donation eligibility and has hands-on involvement in the recovery of tissues and organs. 

The Family Services team provides support to the family members of our donors during and after the donation process. 

The Quality team makes sure we do everything by the book to ensure patient safety and maximize the gift of donation.

The Hospital Services team works with our hospitals and other referral partners to ensure the donation process runs smoothly.

The Admin team handles the vital operations of human resources and finance and keeps the organization running efficiently.

The Surgical Services team manages the organ donation surgery and performs organ preservation and packaging, as well as recovery of organs for research.

The PR & Marketing team works to increase awareness about the importance of donation and provides education throughout the state.


Benefits

Our team is our greatest asset and compensation is more than just a paycheck. We offer a comprehensive benefits package designed to take care of you while you're taking care of those that help us save and enhance lives. Here are just a few of the perks we offer:

Start planning your next getaway with paid time off that begins accruing with your first paycheck.

Nebraska Organ Recovery pays up to 90% of our employees' health insurance premiums.

Keep expanding your knowledge and opportunities with company-paid tuition reimbursement.


We make it easy to save for your future by offering above-average retirement contributions.


Our wellness program will help you maintain the right balance of good physical and mental health and reward you for being active.


Birthdays are a big deal. We celebrate yours with a birthday holiday (a bonus PTO day.)


Current Openings

Imagine starting each day knowing you play a part in saving and enhancing lives. At Nebraska Organ Recovery, every day is an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of donor families and individuals waiting for a transplant. Our current open positions are listed below. Expand each title for a full description.

Per Diem Tissue Coordinator

We are looking for an outstanding individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment to join our Tissue Services team as a Per Diem Tissue Coordinator. The preferred candidate would have a strong anatomy background with the ability to effectively communicate. 

Job Responsibilities

Support NORS’ mission and make a difference for your community, the country and potentially the world. Help facilitate the recovery of bones, tendons and other transplantable tissues. This includes but is not limited to the following:

  • Assisting with paperwork
  • Prepping recovery site for surgical procedure
  • Surgical recovery of transplantable grafts
  • Sterile packaging of tissues

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree focused on anatomy or surgical technologist is preferred or equivalent training and experience required
  • Knowledge of aseptic technique is preferred
  • Certified Tissue Banking Specialist Certification is preferred
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license

Nebraska Organ Recovery offers our team members a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, including insurance, retirement benefits and paid time off. We want our team members to feel empowered and appreciated in the workplace. We strive to provide an environment that fosters growth, satisfaction and creativity.

Nebraska Organ Recovery is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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Donation Coordinator

We are looking for an outstanding individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment to join our Communication Services team as a Donation Coordinator. The preferred candidate would have a strong medical background with the ability to effectively communicate.

This position spends most of their time receiving potential referrals and offering tissue donation to donor families. The remaining time is spent completing proper documentation and coordinating the recovery process.

This position requires a rotating on-call schedule of 12-hour shifts

Job Responsibilities

  • Field all potential referrals for organ, tissue, and eye donation.
  • Gather and accurately assess patient medical records and medical social history to determine suitability.
  • Offers opportunities for tissue and eye donation or notifies the family of the donor's registry status.
  • Guides families through the tissue donation process.
  • Accurately complete the donor electronic record.

Experience

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work with a variety of people.
  • Effectively communicate with coroners, funeral homes, families, hospitals, and other internal departments.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Previous healthcare field experience as EMT, Paramedic, LPN, or RN.
  • Call Center background preferred

Education

  • Associate degree focused in health sciences or nursing is preferred or equivalent training and experience required.

Nebraska Organ Recovery offers our team members a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, including insurance, retirement benefits and paid time off. We want our team members to feel empowered and appreciated in the workplace. We strive to provide an environment that fosters growth, satisfaction and creativity.

Nebraska Organ Recovery is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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Surgical Services Coordinator

We are looking for a composed and passionate individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment to join our Surgical Services team as a Surgical Services Coordinator. This individual will be an integral part of our recovery team. Responsibilities will include operating room setup/clean-up, organ preservation, surgically recovering non-transplantable organs for research purposes and assisting with paperwork completion after an organ donor case.

The preferred candidate would have at least two years of operating room experience. If you are able to prioritize quickly and have the drive to complete your goals before going home, this opportunity could be the next step in your career.

This position participates in a rotating on-call schedule of 24-hour shifts to facilitate the recovery of organs.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide organ procurement supplies and instrumentation to the OR staff and assist with proper setup of the operating room.
  • Assist with procurement, preservation, packaging, labeling and shipment of organs.
  • Provide support with research organ allocation and recovery.
  • Perform kidney pumping and maintain perfusion documentation.
  • Maintain inventory, stock and cleanliness of organ procurement supplies.

Experience

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with a variety of people
  • Ability to multi-task, keep accurate records, perform calculations and perform technical training
  • Effectively communicate with coroners, funeral homes, hospitals and other internal departments
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

Education

  • Completion of Surgical Technology program and/or Associates Degree with a concentration in healthcare preferred with equivalent experience
  • Two or more years of operating room experience preferred
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license
  • Maintain personal auto insurance
  • Capability to travel by vehicle and plane

Nebraska Organ Recovery offers our team members a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, including insurance, retirement benefits and paid time off. We want team members to feel empowered and appreciated in the workplace. We strive to provide team members with an environment that fosters growth, satisfaction and creativity.

Nebraska Organ Recovery is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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