Do you have what it takes?
Alberta Health Services is made up of skilled, dedicated people who help deliver health care services to over 4.1 million Albertans every day.
It takes a range of knowledge and skills to do this successfully, and so we work together on the frontlines providing patient care, behind the scenes at our health facilities, volunteering, or in our corporate offices. As part of Canada’s first and largest fully-integrated provincial health care system, every team member makes a difference.
We are proud to be a diverse workforce and empower you to create a culture where we all feel safe, healthy, and valued. We are passionate, curious, and focused on continuous improvement. We enjoy work that is interesting, challenging, and makes an incredible difference for good in our world. Sound like a place you want to be? Apply online
We love to see our employees succeed.
New hires at our organization receive the support they need to help them fully integrate with their team, while building on the skill sets they already have. Your knowledge from post-secondary studies, practicum placements, or as a volunteer all count and contribute to what you can do. You will find a range of professional development opportunities—from staying current with clinical best practices to developing your leadership ability.
We know that your life is more than what you do for work.
Discover flexible benefits that support your well-being through all your life’s phases. A commitment to work-life balance gives you the freedom to explore other passions in your downtime that suit your interests and lifestyle.
Choose to work among specialists in their field in an urban centre, or enjoy variety in your role working in a smaller facility. With over 650 facilities across Alberta, you can choose the setting that best suits you: from easy access to the great outdoors to big-city amenities.
Six reasons you’ll enjoy working here:
Work among the best in your industry
We take pride in providing health care and promoting wellness to the communities we serve every day. Our medical, clinical, and support staff are over 100,000 strong, and recognized by peers as among the most passionate, talented, and respected in Canada.
Make a meaningful difference
We know one of your core career goals is to leave your mark. Your job is rewarding because what you do really matters. Whether you work directly with patients or work behind the scenes as clinical support staff or as part of the corporate team, you’ll improve the lives of others by providing accessible, sustainable, and reliable health care to Albertans.
Balance your mind, body, and spirit
Our employees make all the difference, so it’s important they’re at their best. We’ll help you stay healthy, happy, and well with comprehensive employee benefit plans and options to save for the future, live a healthier lifestyle, or access in-house personal and professional development.
Put yourself on the leading edge
We embrace change. Working at AHS, you’ll find that no two days are the same. Week-to-week, you'll discover something new, challenging, and exciting. With groundbreaking technology, medical advances, and cutting-edge research, you’ll find yourself at the forefront of industry innovation.
Because we are stronger together
The people who work for us come from numerous disciplines, from all corners of the world, and bring a valuable range of experience. We focus on taking a unified, collaborative approach to providing the best possible patient care. We know that you can do your best work in an environment where you feel respected and valued, and strive to empower you to help co-create that environment. We believe that we are stronger together.
Live in the communities where you work
With the newest, largest healthcare system in Canada with a province-wide focus, you have options. Whether your health care career takes you to one of the province’s major cities or its small towns, you’ll have the opportunity to pick your ideal setting, and fall in love with Alberta’s natural beauty and people.
There are many interesting, challenging and meaningful careers to be found here. Of course we believe that AHS is a great place to work, but don’t take our word for it—see what our employees have to say:
Registered Nurse (RN) Victoria describes working as a recent graduate of nursing school and the lifestyle she enjoys because of her employment with AHS.
LPN Ashley describes how her AHS career has adapted with her, allowing her to always keep learning.
OT Patti talks about the endless opportunities to learn and develop, and the multiple specializations to choose from.
CI Rachel uses her nursing background to ensure that front-line medical staff has the information they need at their fingertips.
Cardiac Sonographer Dal describes graduating from post-secondary career ready, with myriad choices in general positions or as a specialist.
SLP Tina describes her entry point as a unit clerk in college, discovering her career path, and enjoying the mobility that comes with working in AHS.
HR Analyst Christine describes the variety and diversity of the workforce that keeps things interesting for her role, while still allowing work-life balance.