Volunteer Specialist

Under the direction of the Volunteer Supervisor the volunteer specialist supports the volunteer department in a variety of ways. They assist in the screening and training of all new volunteers. Makes volunteer/patient matches, takes referrals for new patients, communicates volunteer issues, assist in recruiting volunteers, coordinates and plans volunteer recognition events, assists in the day to day operations of the department.  


Minimum Education

High School Education or G.E.D


Preferred Education

Bachelors degree preferred



Minimum Experience

Customer service experience. Positive interpersonal skills. Excellent oral and written communication skills.


Preferred Experience

Previous volunteer experience. Previous experience recruiting volunteers preferred.


Additional Requirements:

Basic computer and office equipment experience required 

About Fairview

For more than 100 years, Fairview has been improving the health of the communities we serve. We have grown into one of Minnesota???s largest nonprofit organizations. Today, we are more than 20,000 employees providing exceptional care and leading health care innovations that will sustain us into the future.

We partner with one of the nation???s top research and teaching facilities - the University of Minnesota and its Academic Health Center. Our partnership is a national model that enables us to provide breakthrough medicine to our patients.

Our caregivers and leaders are re-envisioning patient care during a time of transformational change in health care. From ground-breaking care models in our primary care facilities to unique collaborative relationships with payers and employers and implementation of new technologies, we???re committed to improving the overall value of our clinical quality and experience for our patients as we reduce the cost of care.

We are hospitals, clinics, home care, hospice, rehabilitation, pharmacy services and much more. To the communities we serve, we are known as a healthcare leader, community partner and trusted advocate. As an employer, we nurture the teamwork, passion and excellence needed to deliver our promise of exceptional care to our patients.

We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits to fit your life.

See current job openings and apply online at:fairview.org/careers

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