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Professional Outreach Specialist

Nebraska Organ Recovery Omaha, NE

Job Description

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 a dedicated individual, who enjoys working autonomously, to join our team as a Professional Outreach Specialist.

This individual will be passionate about developing relationships, providing education and increasing referrals for organ and tissue donation through interactions with county attorneys, coroners, medical examiners, funeral home professionals, emergency medical professionals, and law enforcement. 


Job Responsibilities

  • Develop strong and effective relationships with the aforementioned professionals.
  • Provide education about organ and tissue donation.
  • Increase donation through development and implementation of donation referral systems.


  • Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work with a variety of professionals.
  • Effectively communicates both in oral and written formats.
  • Self-motivated, reliable, honest and dedicated to the mission.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office.



  • A degree in Criminal Justice, Mortuary Science, Nursing, Life Science, or a combination of education and experience.

  • Medical knowledge, medical terminology, and knowledge of legal investigation or funeral home processes is required.
  • Maintain a valid driver’s license.
  • Maintain personal auto insurance.
  • Capability to travel by vehicle


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


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.

Job Details

Date Posted October 11, 2018
Date Closes November 10, 2018
Address 8502 West Center Road
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Operations
Function Public Relations
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Requires occasional evening, night and weekend work.
Hours 40+ hours per week
Start Date 2018-11-01
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 27-3031.00 Public Relations Specialists
Zipcode 68124
Travel Yes - 25
Name Shanetle Foster
Address 8502 West Center Road
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68124
Phone 402-733-1800
FAX 402-733-9142

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Salary Continuation
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program
  • Achievement Awards
  • Bonus Plan

This job requires the following skills

  • Public Relations Coordination
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Presentation Software
  • Problem Resolution
  • Public Speaking
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Typing
  • Medical Social Work
  • Nursing
  • Medical Technology
  • Microsoft Office
  • Criminal Law
  • Healthcare Marketing

Course(s) relevant to the skills listed for this position

At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • And More ...