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Careers at LifeSource

Our team members are our greatest strength.

At LifeSource, we are passionate, committed first responders responsible for saving lives through organ, eye and tissue donation and transplantation.

Since 1989, our mission has never wavered. We hire, cultivate and retain team members who are dedicated to our cause and want to make a difference in our community. Our community counts on us. 

Come make an impact with bright, passionate people working in every discipline.

Ready to join the LifeSource team? We’d love to hear from you!

Featured Career Opportunities

Surgical Recovery Coordinator

Travels to operating rooms across the Midwest in order to facilitate organ recoveries; not specifically performing surgical recoveries but facilitating the coordination of recovery events by providing organ preservation, packaging and delivery services. Operating room experience is required, and a Surgical Technologist certification is preferred.

View Surgical Recovery Coordinator (Minneapolis)
View Surgical Recovery Coordinator (Rochester)

 

Donation Coordinator

Utilizes Nursing or Respiratory Therapist knowledge for on-site facilitation of organ donation opportunities by providing clinical care to the donor, prompt professional coordination with the hospital team, obtaining legal authorization and/or support for donor designation and bereavement plans, and compassion throughout the event honoring the gift of life.

View Donation Coordinator (Minneapolis)
View Donation Coordinator (Rochester)

Who We Are

We are a non-profit organization on the front lines of organ donation and transplantation in the Upper Midwest. We serve more than 7 million people who live in communities across Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and western Wisconsin. 

We partner with 279 hospitals and 300 driver’s license offices in our service area to make possible the gifts of organ, eye and tissue donation and encourage people in our communities to register as a donor. Learn more about who we are.

What We Do

We are the first responders of our field delivering life-saving transplants and life-altering tissue to those in need. To complete our important work, we offer three core services:

  1. Managing all aspects of organ, eye and tissue donation
  2. Supporting donor families
  3. Educating communities and healthcare and medical professionals about their role in the life-saving process of donation
Working at LifeSource

Meet the Team

Meet Jodie, Donor Services Coordinator

Meet Lamont, Hospital Partner Liaison

Meet Ann, Surgical Recovery Coordinator

Meet Ryan, Tissue Recovery Coordinator

Brandon Williams smiles at camera

I feel attached to the mission of LifeSource; if I can add value by applying my skills to those who are performing these lifesaving actions, there is no higher reward than helping those who help others.

Brandon Williams, Director of Organizational Outcomes

Why work at LifeSource

Frequently Asked Questions

Application and Interview Process

Jessie Fiene

Coming to work every day knowing that I play a part in that is extremely rewarding. I find myself inspired each day through donor stories, my fellow team members, and everyone’s ability to help turn dark times into new beginnings.

Jessie Fiene, Community Partner Liaison

The Latest on Careers

View all LifeSource Careers updates and stories.

  • November 15, 2022 in About Donation, Community, Our Experts, Our Partners

    Talking About Organ, Eye and Tissue Donation with Black Nurses Rock and LifeSource

    Even nurses have questions about eye, organ and tissue donation. So we sat down with a member of Black Nurses Rock – Twin Cities to answer common questions.

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  • August 12, 2021 in Industry & Innovation, Our Experts

    Not Just a Health Plan: LifeSource Offers Non-Traditional Employee Benefits

    LifeSource goes beyond just offering traditional benefits such as health, dental, and vision plans, paid time off, and retirement matching – LifeSource also supports its team through non-traditional perks.

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  • July 15, 2021 in Our Experts

    What is a Surgical Recovery Coordinator?

    Have you ever wondered how recovered organs get to their recipients? Here at LifeSource we have an entire team that specializes in the recovery and transportation of gifts.

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LifeSource by the Numbers

There are a number of incredible things.

  • 33 Years In Business
  • 216 Number of Employees
  • 4 States We Serve
Equal Employment Opportunity

LifeSource is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and welcoming workplace with opportunities for all individuals to thrive.

We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage BIPOC, LGBTQIA+, veterans, persons with disabilities, members of marginalized communities, and non-traditional applicants to apply. Applicants have rights under Federal and State Employment Laws: