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Why BJC?

BJC HealthCare – Hospital Excellence, Employee Satisfaction and World Class Reputation

Are you ready for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in a place where you are valued, listened to, and appreciated?  You’ve come to the right place. Your opportunity to make medicine better begins here.

When you join BJC, you’re not only doing life-changing work, you’re also building a life-changing career. The work you do directly affects the health and well-being of others in a positive way. From the business people who shape our policies, to the IT professionals enabling life-saving technology, to the people who keep our facilities safe and clean, to the nurses and physicians on the front line of patient care – everyone here has a role in making medicine better.

And that’s not all. Here are few more reasons our employees are proud to be here.

BJC Culture
Across our hospitals and service organizations, you'll find employees who are inspired, engaged and empowered to deliver on our promise to provide exceptional care to those we serve. That’s because BJC is driven by our shared principles of trust, dignity, respect, high ethical standards and behaviors, teamwork and accountability. These values have been, and will continue to be, the cornerstones of our success.

BJC Mission
We are 27,000 people, across 13 hospitals, many community health locations and several business offices, but we share a common purpose:

We are committed to improving the health and well-being of the people and communities we serve through leadership, education, innovation and excellence in medicine.

Whether through technology, communication, or face-to-face care delivery, this common purpose inspires, unites and guides the work we do every day. It is why so many of the best of the best in health care come to work at BJC.

Learn more about BJC’s purpose, goal and shared principles.

BJC Innovation
BJC is a leader in the health care industry because we consistently reach for greater, more meaningful ways to deliver health care and services to those in need. Whether you're helping treat a difficult disease, researching new cures, creating a healing environment, developing and delivering learning programs or improving the delivery of care, you'll play a critical role in helping BJC remain on the leading edge of innovation.

BJC Diversity
Shouldn’t our workforce reflect the patients and communities we serve? We think so. That’s why at BJC, we spend a great deal of time and effort fostering a more diverse, engaged and inclusive workplace for those who help make medicine better for the people and communities we serve.

Learn more about BJC’s commitment to diversity.

BJC Learning and Development
Lifelong learning. That is something of a credo at BJC, and why learning and development is a top priority for us. Whether you're interested in honing and refining existing skills or acquiring new knowledge and experience, at BJC your growth and development opportunities are endless.

Learn more about learning and development opportunities at BJC.

Work/Life Balance
We understand that your personal life and your professional life deserve an equal amount of attention. That’s why we consider every aspect of your life and provide a comprehensive array of benefits and support that can help provide balance and flexibility for our employees.

Total Rewards and Benefits
As one of the largest and best employers in Missouri, BJC offers a generous total rewards package that offers you benefits for success at work and in life. Coverage of many of our benefits, including medical, dental, vision, prescriptions and retirement savings begins on the first month following your date of hire.

Learn more about the comprehensive rewards and benefits BJC offers.

World-class Reputation & Hospital Excellence
When every team member at every BJC facility puts quality care and patient focus first, people are bound to notice. We’re proud of the recognition and accolades we’ve received for being a great health care provider and a great place to work.

Awards and accolades we’ve earned include:

Recognition for having some of the best hospitals in the United States:

  • Three Magnet-designated facilities
  • Hospitals on U.S. News & World Report’s Honor Roll of America’s Top Hospitals and Best Children’s Hospitals
  • Winners of prestigious HealthGrades
  • A Consumer Choice winner
  • One of our leaders named in “100 Leaders of Great Hospitals”
  • The only cancer center in Missouri to be designated a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute

Recognition for being a great place to work and being one of the best employers in the region:

  • Best Place to Work awards
  • The only St. Louis-based company to earn a 2012 Brandon Hall Excellence Award for best practices in leadership development
  • Coveted recognition for excellence in employee learning and development

Need we say more?  Join us and see how rewarding it can be to make medicine better.

BJC strives to improve the health and well-being of our employees, patients and community. As part of this commitment, we do not hire employees* who use tobacco or nicotine.
* Based on current state laws, this does not apply to those hired to work in our Illinois facilities.


BJC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of BJC HealthCare to consider all applicants for employment with the organization on the basis of their qualifications, skills and abilities for the job, with or without reasonable accommodations, and to give all employees equal opportunity to progress within the organization without regard to race, color, ancestry, religion, age, disability, gender, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. BJC HealthCare values diversity among employees, patients, families and the communities it serves and is committed to promote the recruitment and retention of multi-cultural staff who support diversity within our organization.