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.

Our team is made of many important roles. 

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

The Procurement 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 Client 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.


Current Openings

Our current openings are listed below. Expand the listing for a job description and to apply online.

Quality Specialist

Join our mission and help give the most precious gift of all...life!

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.

We are looking for an outstanding individual who is ready for a challenge, growth and to make a difference to join our Quality & Regulatory Compliance team as a Quality Specialist.

This individual will be a guru of Microsoft Excel, has working knowledge of QAPI tools, chart reviews and can effectively communicate with a variety of people. Responsibilities will include auditing and maintaining the organizations records and documents.

If you are an analytical data master, open minded and take ownership of your projects this opportunity could be the next step in your career.

Job Responsibilities

  • Supports and maintains quality functions including audits, chart reviews and non-conformance follow up.
  • Gathers and reports data internally and to regulatory agencies.
  • Organizes and maintains controlled documents.
  • Quality team members are responsible for ensuring the program maintains regulatory and accreditation compliance.
  • Participates in outside audits/inspections/accreditation visits and prepares summary reports to ensure appropriate follow-up and future compliance.

Experience

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work with a variety of people
  • Effectively communicates both in oral and written formats.
  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Excel.
  • Experience working with Q Pulse is a plus.
  • Working knowledge or federal, state and applicable healthcare regulations and requirements.

Requirements

  • Associate’s degree or 2 years of work experience in healthcare compliance or quality services.
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree preferred
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license.

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

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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Clinical Coordinator

The Clinical Coordinator I is responsible for all aspects of the organ donation process from the initial hospital referral through organ recovery. The Clinical Coordinator is responsible for determining potential organ donor suitability, providing physiological management of the organ donor in the ICU, allocating organs to appropriate recipients and overseeing the organ recovery procedure in the operating room. The Clinical Coordinator will participate in a rotating schedule which consists of 12 hour work shifts.

Qualifications

  • Licensed Registered Nurse with at least 2 years of critical care experience or prior OPO experience in a similar capacity, CPTC certification, Critical Care Paramedic, or Respiratory Therapist with 3-5 years ICU experience
  • ACLS, Pals, and BLS certification are helpful but, not required
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

Nebraska Organ Recovery offers competitive pay and an excellent benefits package.

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Organ Recovery Coordinator

The Organ Recovery Coordinator is responsible for all areas of the organ recovery and preservation of organs for transplantation and research including labeling, packaging, and transportation of organs. The Organ Recovery Coordinator will work with the Clinical Coordinator to verify all necessary documentation and blood specimens have been obtained prior to organ procurement in accordance with NORS policies and applicable standards/regulations. The Organ Recovery Coordinator will participate in a rotating schedule which consists of 24-hour work shifts.

Qualifications

  • Completion of Surgical Technology program and/or Associates degree with a concentration in healthcare preferred, with two years’ experience in a clinical setting.
  • Two or more years of operating room experience preferred.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

Nebraska Organ Recovery offers competitive pay and an excellent benefits package.

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