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Learn about job opportunities, careers, internships and fellowships, and volunteer opportunities at VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System.

Jobs and careers 

VA Pittsburgh offers opportunities in many fields, including clinical, administrative, and supporting professions.

You can visit USAJOBS to see all of the current openings at VA Pittsburgh (VAPHS) and visit our Jobs and Careers page to learn more about the application process. 

VISN 4 is hiring!

VA is now hiring for a variety of positions including full- and part-time nurses, LPNs, nursing assistants, housekeeping aids and more. We have openings in Altoona, Butler, Coatesville, Erie, Lebanon, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Wilkes-Barre and Wilmington. 

To learn more, visit Questions? Email us at

Internships and fellowships

Each year, nearly 1,300 people complete training at VAPHS–we encourage students at the college, university, and post-graduate levels to explore career training here.

Visit our Internships and Fellowships page to find opportunities that are right for you. 

Nurse Residency Programs

Are you a newly graduated registered nurse (RN) or mental health nurse practitioner (NP) ready to take your knowledge and skills to the next level? As a nurse resident at VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, you will transition from the classroom to hands-on care alongside experienced professionals in multiple clinical settings. 

To find opportunities right for you, visit our Nurse Residency Programs page.

Volunteer or donate

VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System depends on the goodwill of our benefactors and volunteers who wish to give something back to America's heroes. As a volunteer, you'll provide many important functions throughout the healthcare system and help make our patients' stay more enjoyable. You can choose to serve at either the University Drive or H.J. Heinz campus.

Get involved by visiting our Volunteer or Donate page

Doing business with VA Pittsburgh

If you're a vendor or contractor interested in working with VA Pittsburgh, call  to learn more. 

Learn more about VA Healthcare VISN-4, the network in which VAPHS is located, to get a better sense of who we serve and our organizational needs.