Nurses

Explore Essentia Health’s wide range of fulfilling nursing opportunities in Minnesota, North Dakota or Wisconsin. Whether you’re an aspiring or experienced nurse, you’ll find a position that suits your interests and skills.

Nursing Opportunities

Work where you’re valued. Find meaning and purpose in roles such as:

  • Certified nursing assistant (CNA)
  • Licensed practical nurse (LPN)
  • Registered nurse (RN)
  • Advanced practice nurse
  • Nurse case manager

Grow in your position with high-quality continuing education and professional development opportunities, and apply for scholarships from our Employee Education Fund.

Early Hire Program

If you’re a senior in nursing school, feel secure knowing you’ll have a job at graduation. Participate in an interview fair at your school or an Essentia location in Minnesota or North Dakota while you’re still a student. Watch for our lunch-and-learn sessions in your nursing class and meet nurses who could become your colleagues.

Nurse Residency

Prepare to serve in a nursing specialty by enrolling in our nurse residency program. You’ll benefit from a year long series of learning and clinical work experiences designed to build your skills in a specific hospital department.

Student Loan Repayment Program

If you’re a registered nurse, explore your opportunities to get up to 85 percent of your nursing school loans repaid when you commit to serving for two years at one of Essentia’s sites approved by the NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program.

You’ll make a difference while caring for underserved patients in some of the nation’s neediest communities. Apply or learn more about your eligibility for the NURSE Corps Loan Repayment Program.

Our Values & Benefits

Learn about Essentia Health and our values and the variety of communities you could serve. Discover all the benefits of joining Essentia, and find out what to expect from our application and hiring process.

Join Our Team

Launch your career with Essentia Health. Find a position that’s right for you.

New Applicants

Current Employees