Careers at UW Medical Center – Montlake

Excellence. Exploration. Education.


UW Medical Center – Montlake’s culture of excellence emphasizes collaboration, teamwork and a supportive environment that puts patients first — a place where every team member is heard and every contribution is valued.


Our patient-centered care is powered by exploration. For more than 50 years, we’ve made discoveries that have helped set medical standards worldwide.


Education is part of everything we do. From first of their kind, life-saving surgical procedures to routine adult, maternal and newborn medicine, we’re training the next generation of medical professionals.

Why join the UW Medical Center – Montlake team?

You’ve put everything into getting where you are. That’s why you deserve the kind of career that UW Medical Center – Montlake can provide. When you become a part of our team you can look forward to:

  • A supportive work environment. As part of the top-ranked hospital in Washington — and one of the top-ranked hospitals in the nation — you’ll help deliver exceptional multidisciplinary, compassionate care to every patient you serve.
  • Professional development. As a member of the greater UW Medicine community, you’ll find abundant opportunities for growth, learning and professional development, both within the Montlake campus and beyond.
  • A great location. Montlake sits at the edge of the beautiful UW campus, where campus amenities are always open to team members.
  • Unsurpassed benefits. As part of the UW Medicine family, you’ll receive a wide range of generous benefits — including the ability to take those benefits seamlessly with you if you ever work anywhere else in the UW Medicine system or for Washington state.

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Our commitment to a diverse, inclusive team

We strive to create a collaborative space where all feel welcome. We’re proud to be part of the remarkable team of nearly 30,000 caring professionals who come together each day at UW Medicine to improve the health of the public. For us, working here is not just a job, it’s a calling.

We value each person’s unique contributions and encourage all applicants regardless of socioeconomic status, age, race, ethnicity, language, nationality, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, spiritual practice, pregnancy, marital status, physical or mental disability, or any other protected characteristic.

Our career opportunities

UW Medical Center – Montlake is known for its specialty clinics that use the latest advances in medical technology. You’ll join a committed, passionate team which provides innovative, patient-centered care that is powered by research and informed by education.

  • Level IV neonatal intensive care unit.
  • Cancer care and blood and marrow transplantation.
  • Cardiac care, including advanced procedures, complex surgeries, mechanical circulatory support devices and transplantation.
  • Obstetrics, including high-risk care.
  • Otolaryngology, including head and neck surgery for treating diseases and disorders of the ear, nose and throat.
  • Radiation therapy.
  • Robotic-assisted surgery for gynecological oncology, urology, otolaryngology and general surgery.
  • Solid organ transplantation of the liver, kidney, heart, lung, pancreas and intestine.
  • Sports, spine and orthopedic care.

UW Medical Center – Montlake offers a great environment for nurses. Our RNs and nursing support staff pursue exciting careers in a positive, academic working environment, partnering closely with colleagues and benefiting from mutual respect and collaboration. UW Medical Center – Montlake offers unique opportunities for nurses, including specialties in high-risk pregnancy care and organ transplantation.

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UW Medical Center offers many non-medical career options that are vital to our overall operation and success. Non-medical career options include hospitality (housekeeping, custodial, food and nutrition), administrative (human resources, finance, program, coordination), call center and admitting services, and more.

Regardless of position, all our team members collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion in a respectful, friendly and supportive environment where every colleague — and every patient — is valued and honored.

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