New Careers - Sanford Health

Published: Jun 13, 2017

Sanford is hiring to meet the demands of health care in our region

With the accelerated growth in jobs, population and industry in the Fargo-Moorhead area, the demand for health care is greater than ever, and Sanford Health is growing to meet the need. As the Dakota’s largest employer, Sanford is seeking people to fill a wide range of career opportunities from entry-level to professional at our three medical center campuses in Fargo.


New Medical Center Opening in July 2017

Opening in July 2017, the new 1-million- square-foot, 284-bed Sanford Medical Center Fargo will bring unprecedented state-of- the-art medical care to the region. The new medical center is expected to serve over 50,000 patients annually, and will require approximately 200-300 additional Sanford employees.


World-Class Care Close to Home

Sanford Health has played an important role in the history of Fargo-Moorhead since the early 1900s when people settled in this region. With them came pioneering doctors who saw a need and secured resources and community support to build hospitals and clinics to provide better care for all. That legacy lives on. Over 100 years later, Sanford Health is still a vital part of the area as the largest employer and medical center in the region. Sanford has grown to serve as a major economic engine across the entire Midwest.


Work with the country’s best doctors and medical professionals

Sanford Fargo employs hundreds of doctors in over 80 specialty areas of medicine, which allows for the latest treatment and expertise in heart, cancer, women’s, children’s, trauma, orthopedics/sports medicine and brain and spine. These medical specialists and staff are dedicated to providing each patient with individualized care through a team approach. As a teaching hospital, Sanford has a strong passion for research and works closely with leading researchers at Sanford Research to provide patients with cutting-edge treatments and care.


Opportunities for Nurses

With the opening of the new medical, Sanford has a high demand for nurses from entry-level nurse assistants with no experience required to highly-skilled RNs with expertise in many specialties such as cardiac, orthopedic, stroke, advanced surgical and intensive care. Those with a passion for nursing are invited to work at Sanford – a place that takes pride in patient care and strives for excellence. Opportunities are available in hospital, clinic, and outpatient settings.


A Complete Package

Sanford Health offers:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Continuing education
  • Tuition assistance
  • Loan repayment programs

Job openings can be found at

Get to Know Sanford Health

Sanford Fargo is part of Sanford Health, one of the largest health systems in the nation with 43 hospitals and nearly 300 clinics in nine states and four countries. Sanford Health’s 28,000 employees, including more than 1,300 doctors, make it the largest employer in the Dakotas. Nearly $1 billion in gifts from philanthropist Denny Sanford have allowed for several initiatives, including global children’s clinics, genomic medicine and specialized centers researching cures for type 1 diabetes, breast cancer and other diseases. Sanford Health’s mission, dedicated to the work of health and healing, promises to provide the best care possible for patients at every stage of life and support healing and wholeness in body, mind and spirit.

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