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Career Opportunities

Join Us and Make a Difference Every Day

Down the street, across the country, around the world—our work helps save lives.

With more than 23,000 employees and 330,000 volunteers, the American Red Cross comprises a diverse network of men and women committed to changing the world, one community at a time.

Join our humanitarian mission.
Start a career at the Red Cross.

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Each Year, We Put Our Mission Into Action When We:

Where Your Talents Meet Our Opportunities

Explore our different lines of service to learn about career opportunities, then search for current job openings that match your interest and talents.
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From phlebotomy to reference lab testing to donor recruitment, there are many ways to help us sustain and maintain the safety of our nation’s blood supply.

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Through earthquakes, floods, tornadoes and home fires, we need specialists like you on the frontlines—coordinating response, implementing recovery and preparing for future events.

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As a health and safety instructor or salesperson, your work ensures individual and community preparedness when emergencies strike.

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Provide comfort and hope to our active-duty military, veterans and their families through overseas emergency communications, financial assistance and community referrals.

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Whether garnering financial support, communicating our story or working behind the scenes, your contributions are the backbone of our organization.

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Support our operations around the world—visit the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

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Launch your career and gain real-world experience with one of the nation’s largest humanitarian non-profit organizations.


When you join the American Red Cross your hard work will help make people's lives better.

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Career Services for Veterans

You served your country; now lead your community. Learn how your military experience can translate to a career at the American Red Cross.

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The American Red Cross is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you are in need of an accommodation while seeking employment, leave a voicemail at 202-303-8648. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis. This number is for those with access or functional needs in need of accommodation only.

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Be our mission in action. Join the American Red Cross today!

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Support all the urgent humanitarian needs of the American Red Cross.

$10.00 is the minimum online donation amount. All donations are tax deductible.