Career Opportunities



Career Opportunities


Important Message to Applicants

Thank you for visiting the Career Opportunities page of our website. We hope you consider Sparta Community Hospital as your preferred healthcare provider, not only for healthcare services, but for healthcare jobs and employment opportunities as well. If you wish to apply for a position with Sparta Community Hospital or one of its Family of Health Care Providers, please complete the form by clicking the application button above.

Once you have completed your application, print it and then mail it to the address listed below or fax it to: 618-443-1349 Attn: Darla Shawgo, Director of Human Resources



Current Openings - Updated February 1, 2016


  • EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY @ QUALITY HEALTHCARE PHYSICIANS - Licensed Practical Nurses and/or Medical Assistants to work in our physician offices.* Certified from accredited program. Previous office experience preferred. Hours vary, day shift. Must adopt our "People First Philosophy." Come join a great team of caregivers who are focused on providing good care for our patients, creating a great place for providers to practice medicine and making it a wonderful place for employees to work!

  • Business Office Supervisor (Non-Bargaining Unit Position)

Full-time. Monday-Friday. Seeking a highly motivated Business Office Supervisor to lead the billing team in all aspects of the revenue cycle. Must have knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and third party billing rules and regulations. Critical Access Hospital, Home Health and Rural Health Clinic billing experience is preferred but not required. Must have knowledge of ICD-10, CPT and inpatient and outpatient hospital billing. Five (5) plus years of Manager/Supervisory experience is preferred. Must agree with and adopt "People First Philosophy" of Hospital.

  • Department Assistant - Business Office (Non-Bargaining Unit Position)

Part-time. 20 hours per week. Days and hours may vary. Monday-Friday. Days. Seeking individual cross-trained to handle many facets of busy Medical Business office. Must have excellent computer and customer service skills. Detail-oriented, self-starter, organized and able to meet deadlines. Team player who will be responsible for general administrative and clerical duties within office. Scanning, contract billing review, sorting mail, phone calls and other applicable duties, as assigned. Previous office experience required. Must adopt hospital's "People First Philosophy."

  • Customer Service Representative - Customer Service (Bargaining Unit Position)

Part-time. 32 hours per pay period. Work schedule varies. Qualified candidate must demonstrate excellent communication, computer and customer service skills. Preferred candidate will have 1 to 2 years Medical Terminology knowledge and CPSI registration experience. Ability to multi-task and answer multiple phone lines. Must be able to handle stressful situations and be flexible with schedule. Must be able to work without direct supervision and be well organized. Must adopt Hospital's "People First Philosophy."

  • Ward Clerk - Nursing (Bargaining Unit Position)

Part-time. 24 hours per pay period. Working every other weekend. H.S. Diploma or equivalent required. Organized and self-starter with excellent telephone and computer skills. Medical terminology and CPR required. Must understand the concept of exceptional customer service and be willing to adopt hospital's "People First Philosophy."

  • (2) Certified Nurse's Aide - Nursing - Medical/Surgical (Bargaining Unit Position)

Part-time. 48 hours per pay period. 2-12 hour shifts; 1st position has a varied work schedule, 2nd position work schedule is Nights. Current CNA certification required. up-to-date CPR Certification required. Good telephone and computer skills required. Must be willing to adopt Hospital's "Patient First Philosophy."

  • Registered Nurse - Nursing - Medical/Surgical (Bargaining Unit Position)

Full-time. 72 hours per pay period. 3-12 hour night shifts; rotating holidays and weekends. Current IL licensure. CPR and ACLS required. One 2-3 years prior medical/surgical nursing experience required. Must understand the concept of exceptional customer service and abide by the "People First Philosophy."

  • Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Quality Health Clinics

Full-time, Part-time, PRN, Temporary. Opportunities exist for qualified Healthcare Professionals who enjoy practicing independently. We have openings in our Family Practice clinics as well as at our Convenient Care location. You are invited to join our cohesive panel of healthcare professionals and enjoy all the benefits of being part of the Sparta Community Hospital District team. Additional benefits include, Health, Life and Disability Insurance, Paid days off and more! For more information contact Peter Hertzing, Clinic Director @ 618-443-1411 and submit your application and resume to Human Resources or email it to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

  • Registered Nurse - Emergency Room (Bargaining Unit Position)

Full-time. 12 hour shifts. Includes holidays and weekend rotations. 72 hours per pay period. Current IL RN licensure, ACLS and PALS certification. 2 years ER experience preferred. Must understand the concept of exceptional customer service and adopt the "People First Philosophy" of the hospital.


CLICK IT and LEARN: People First Philosophy

We invite you to "click on" the link below to learn more about the importance of placing People First in our organization.

People First Philosophy

Sparta Community Hospital District exists to improve the wellness of our communities by providing and coordinating compassionate, value-based health services.

Interested employees of Sparta Community Hospital District obtain a bid sheet from the rack outside the Human Resources office. Thank you.

*Please note that Sparta Community Hospital owns multiple physician clinics in Sparta; Family Health Centre, Sparta Medical Office and North Town Campus, in Coulterville, Steeleville and Marissa. Scheduled hours and work location of all clinic employees are subject to change according to Management needs/discretion and/or provider changes.

Submit Resume to:

Darla Shawgo, Director of Human Resources

P.O. Box 297

Sparta, IL 62286

Or Fax 618-443-1349

Sparta Community Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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