Columbia, S.C. — The BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina group of companies is seeking registered nurses, accountants, auditors, accounting clerks and others to fill more than 500 open positions.
Interested individuals are invited to attend an open house from 4 p.m.-8 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 15, at a BlueCross facility at 17 Technology Circle, in the Carolina Research Park in Columbia (29203).
A second open house will be held from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 6, at the company’s building at 4101 Percival Road, Columbia (29229).
Candidates unable to stop in during those hours may visit www.SouthCarolinaBlues.com, click on the “careers” link, create a profile and upload a resume.
Positions are open because of new and expanding contracts in the government programs and private insurance divisions. Most of the openings are in the Columbia area, but positions also are available at other locations.
“Our company is ideal for those who wish to use their professional skills while enjoying a steady work schedule and an environment supportive of family and professional growth. We offer competitive salaries, and our training opportunities and education assistance program provide for continuing professional development,” said Barbara Kelly, BlueCross vice president for human resources.
Other benefits include pension and a matching 401(k) retirement plans, on-site fitness centers and wellness programs, health and life insurance, paid holidays and paid annual leave.
The group of companies employs more than 11,000 nationwide, including more than 8,000 in South Carolina.
Headquartered in Columbia, S.C., and operating in South Carolina for nearly 65 years, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association. The only South Carolina-owned and operated health insurance carrier, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina comprises more than 45 companies involved in health insurance services, U.S. DoD health program and Medicare contracts, other insurance and employee benefits services, and a philanthropic foundation that funds programs to improve health care and access to health care for South Carolinians.