LOPA is Making Life Happen everyday through organ and tissue donation.
Our employees are dedicated to our Core Values:
Selfless | Passionate | Authentic
LOPA's Metairie offices have moved! All current and future positions located in the Metairie area have been relocated to our new LOPA Donor Care Center in Covington, LA.
Now accepting applications for the following positions within LOPA.
Clinical Support Coordinator I - Full time/Lafayette area - Coordinates and provides technical expertise to staff in a specialized procurement program.
Receptionist - Part time/Covington - Promote a positive first impression for the Agency by acting as first point of contact for visitors and phone contacts.
Organ Recovery Coordinator - Full time/Covington area - Responsible for the coordination of the organ donation process from referral to recovery of organs for transplantation and research. Develops and maintains a positive professional liaison between LOPA and the medical/civic community. Utilizes discretion and sensitivity with respect to the circumstances, views and beliefs of others in all interactions, including donor families.
Organ Recovery Coordinator - Full time/Baton Rouge - Responsible for the coordination of the organ donation process from referral to recovery of organs for transplantation and research. Develops and maintains a positive professional liaison between LOPA and the medical/civic community. Utilizes discretion and sensitivity with respect to the circumstances, views and beliefs of others in all interactions, including donor families.
Family Advocate I - Full time/Shreveport - Family Advocate (FA) staff will aid families and hospital staff to understand the donor process. Support donor families through grief process so they feel supported in end of life decisions. Family Advocates are specialized in the consent process and should have an overall consent rate of 65%. Utilizes discretion and sensitivity with respect to the circumstances, views and beliefs of others in all interactions, including donor families.
Forensic Coordinator I - Full time/Baton Rouge - Responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with and providing professional education to parish coroners, their staff, and funeral home personnel to improve referral system and maximize organ and tissue donation.
Tissue Recovery Technician - Full time/Covington - Responsible for recovering, culturing and packaging human musculoskeletal and skin tissue for transplant and research.
Surgical Coordinator - Full time/Covington - A highly trained surgical technician who serves as a member of the organ recovery team.
We congratulate our own Lori Steele for being chosen as one of the PR News Top Women in PR! Lori accepted her honor at the PR News Gala on 1/23/18. She is "Making Life Happen" in our Louisiana communities educating and registering more organ, eye and tissue donors. Plus, as one of the hosts of The Gifted Life Podcast, she is helping us share stories about the power of the gift of life. We thank you Lori for helping us save and heal more lives!
LOPA provides an unwavering commitment to excellence through dedication, compassion, integrity, self-responsibility, and courage.
We like to consider LOPA an "employer of choice.” Each day we receive multiple unsolicited resumes for employment. We consider this proof that we are successful at maintaining a workplace that is positive, productive, engaging, and rewarding. We provide our employees an Employee Assistance Program to assist them in keeping a healthy and positive state of well being. We strongly value diversity, safety, and family.
We treat our employees with respect and ensure equal opportunities and dignity at work. We value diversity in all aspects of employment. We have a zero tolerance policy for harassment, retaliation, discrimination, and violence in the workplace.
We value the safety of our employees. We maintain an alcohol and drug free workplace. We train our employees annually on safety regulations and guidelines. We have a safety officer on staff that is well versed in the regulations of OSHA.
We believe in family. Our employees are provided with a generous paid time off policy, flexible schedules, paid holidays, and a casual work environment that welcomes children. We do what we can to ensure that family comes first at LOPA.
We invite you to explore the career opportunities that LOPA has to offer. If you are interested in joining team LOPA, please forward your resume and cover letter by clicking here.