The following are required for all positions at ARORA: Cover letter, resume,
three professional references, salary requirement and history, Application for
Employment, and Disclosure and Consent are required for all positions at ARORA.

Application Packet 
ARORA Disclosure and Consent
(Incomplete submission will not be considered)

ARORA is a Drug Free Workplace

Mail all resumes and application to:
ARORA
Attn: Human Resources
1701 Aldersgate Road
Suite 4
Little Rock, AR  72205
or email to hr@arora.org



Organ Procurement Coordinator

At Arkansas Regional Organ Recovery Agency we show kindness, are adaptable, we embrace forthright communication, and are dedicated in restoring lives. If you would like to be a part of our team, ARORA is currently searching for a full time Organ Procurement Coordinator in the Little Rock area.  This position requires leadership, independent decision-making, organizational skills, computer skills, flexible hours, and the willingness to travel by charter air services as needed. This position will be based in Little Rock.

Primary duties include complex donor management, assessment skills, and coordinating organ recovery services with ICU/OR staff, physicians, and transplant hospitals. Other duties may include education of hospital staff and/or general public about Organ/Tissue donation, obtaining authorization from donor families and various data entry/clerical responsibilities. Training will be provided.

Minimum Qualifications:  R.N., BSN preferred, with at least one year ICU or ER experience necessary. Sharp clinical skills and the ability to relate well to grieving families are a must.

Please submit cover letter, resume, three professional references, salary requirement and history, disclosure and consent form, and completed application.

Incomplete submissions will not be considered. ARORA is a non-smoking and drug free workplace.

Medical Director

The Arkansas Regional Organ Recovery Agency is seeking a Medical Director.  The responsibilities of the Medical Director are intended to support ARORA in achieving its mission of restoring lives through the recovery of organs and tissue in Arkansas.

The Medical Director is responsible for the oversight in all phases of:  clinical management of potential organ donors, surgical recovery of organs, compliance with organ allocation rules, organ preservation, and clinical oversite including tissue recovery.  The Medical Director reviews organ referrals to determine suitability/eligibility.

Additional responsibilities includes but is not limited to: training of ARORA Staff, consultation during donor cases, post-case review, inclusion of external medical experts, engagement of local medical professionals, and leadership in scientific research and development.  The Medical Director is responsible for compliance of legal and regulatory requirements, implementation and documentation of periodic evaluations of the organizational protocols for donor evaluation and management of organ recovery in addition to determination of donor suitability for donation and placement in high risk cases.

The Medical Director serves an advisory role to the Advisory Council and is an ex-officio member of the Governing Board of Directors and represents ARORA as needed at hospital related functions and public events.

Minimum Qualifications:  A Medical Doctor (M.D.) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) with a current Arkansas license and current United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) registration without restriction.  Five or more years of experience in: organ recovery and transplantation, or medical management of organ donors, or critical care.

Thorough knowledge of clinical laboratory standards and procedures. The ability to work effectively with a broad range of medical professionals.  Well-developed interpersonal communication skills necessary to interact with all management, supervisors, and staff.  Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.  Proven ability to lead a team, coordinate internal and external resources, and achieve measurable results against goals.

Please submit cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae, and salary expectations to:
Attn:  Melanie Browning, Manager of Human Resources
hr@arora.org
1701 Aldersgate Rd.
Suite 4
Little Rock, AR  72205

Family Services Coordinator

At Arkansas Regional Organ Recovery Agency we show kindness, are adaptable, we embrace forthright communication, and are dedicated in restoring lives. If you would like to be a part of our team, ARORA is seeking a Family Services Coordinator to be based out of Little Rock, Arkansas.  This position will provide support to families of potential organ/tissue/eye donors. Job requires an empathetic nature, strong advocacy and communication skills, and the flexibility to work several days a month on 24-hour call.

Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree in social science, e.g., social work, counseling, public health, or psychology, required.  Experience in trauma, grief and crisis intervention, hospice/bereavement, hospital chaplaincy, or counseling will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications: Hospital Experience, Graduate degree in social sciences, caring profession, education, e.g. Social Work- M.S.W., Counseling- Family Therapy, Pastoral Care-M.Div., or Education-M.Ed.  Three to four years working in a hospital setting or working as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), or two to three years of OPO experience specifically in work with donor families.  Bilingual English/Spanish speaking skills.

Please submit cover letter, resume, three professional references, salary requirement and history, disclosure and consent form, and completed application.

Family Resource Coordinator 

This position will be based in Little Rock.  The primary function of this position will be to provide information about tissue donation to potential donor families.  Qualified applicants should be well-organized self-starters with the ability to work independently. Preferred qualifications: LPN, CTBS, EMT, BS, Medical terminology, typing skills, and customer service experience. Required qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to multitask. Positions available:  One part-time, 12 hour shifts, weekends probable.

Please submit cover letter, resume, three professional references, salary requirement and history, and completed application packet.