Job Opportunities

Due to internal promotions, The National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center) seeks two Program Specialists located in Duluth, MN, or working remotely with a preference for the Delta Region states of Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee. The Center's hours of operation are 8:00 am to 4:30 p.m. Central, Monday through Friday; however, personal work hours may vary. These are salaried, exempt positions with a comprehensive benefits package.

The ideal candidates should have at least four years of experience in health care, public health, business or public administration, research, or a related area. Knowledge of rural health issues, hospitals, health system development, or quality improvement is desired. In addition, the candidate should have experience working in a team environment and be capable of independent decision-making. Effective written and oral communication skills are required including presentation and facilitation. Excellent relationship-building skills are necessary. Experience preferred with working remotely and with Microsoft Office Teams, Zoom Meetings, or similar platforms.

The Program Specialists are:

Employees at The Center enjoy a casual, friendly, supportive work environment focused on important, innovative work.

Our employees agree:

“Thank you for being such a wonderful place to work!”

“Overall, The Center is the best work environment I've experienced, and I appreciate the leadership team's commitment to continuous improvement.”

“I love The Center, all that they do for moving healthcare forward in this country and all that they do for their employees.”

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to SJ Jorgenson sjorgenson@ruralcenter.org and indicate which of the positions you are applying for. Please also describe what Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Anti-racism mean to you and why they are important. Applicants who do not submit a cover letter will not be considered.

Posted: September 23, 2022

Closing: October 5, 2022

Salary Range: $55,814 - $64,186 per year