Making a difference for our customers and communities
Working at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) is both a professionally and a personally rewarding experience. The talented people who work here take pride in knowing that every day they're making a difference in members' lives. Our employees get satisfaction from helping our members daily and transforming health care for all North Carolinians.

​​​​​​​Challenging & Inspiring Work

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At Blue Cross NC, you'll be part of a team that's nationally recognized for the progressive way it's transforming health care. You'll be on the cutting edge of health care delivery. From improving the quality of patient care to pioneering new ways for our members to get care, your work will benefit millions of people in North Carolina and beyond.

As part of our team, your work is an important part of Blue Cross NC's performance and place in a competitive market. When you work here you know that your contributions enhance the work of your colleagues and help our customers in critical ways. You'll be working with other talented people who take pride in their work. People who really care about those they work with and the company they work for.

Culture & Values

We Love Blue Cross NC

Our employees are the heart of our company. They make Blue Cross NC a company known throughout North Carolina for high quality and dedication to their customers. We hire people who are committed to doing their best. People unafraid to Live Fearless.

When you join our team, you become part of a culture. It's all how we relate to each other and to our customers. It's how we show up each day to do the work needed to deliver on our Mission and Vision. And it's just one of the reasons it's so rewarding to work at Blue Cross NC.

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Commitment to Health & Wellness
We're also committed to our employees' health and well-being. We take our employees' health seriously and promote a culture of wellness within our company. As a health care company, we model healthy behaviors for our members.

That means helping our employees make healthy habits part of each day. We encourage healthy habits with walking trails, our employee gym, onsite weight management programs and available fresh produce deliveries for employees to take home. We also offer financial rewards to employees to encourage healthy lifestyles.

​​​​​​​Community Impact

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Community Impact
Our employees are quick to volunteer their time and talents to a variety of programs. In 2019, they invested more than 116,000 hours valued at $2.3 million to:

  • North Carolina Community Action Association, America’s Poverty Fighting Network
  • Share Our Strength, No Kid Hungry
  • North Carolina Coastal Pines, Girls Scouts
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Durham and Orange Counties
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • YMCA of the Triangle
  • American Heart Association
  • Meals on Wheels
  • KaBoom! Play Matters for All Kids
  • Care Ring, The Heart of Community Health
  • Sort-A-Rama, Volunteers for Hunger Relief
  • Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina
  • Inter-Faith Food Shuttle
  • Manna Foodbank
  • Susan G. Komen

This isn't just a job.
Employees say they see the company not only as a great place to work, but also as an opportunity to invest in the same communities where they live, work and play. Since 2011, Blue Cross NC employees have contributed $6.9M to charitable causes. In 2019, they gave more than $1.4M to the charities they care about through GivingWorks, our annual giving campaign and the company supported it with almost $1M in matching contributions. That’s The Power of Blue.

Personal & Professional Development

Professional Development
At Blue Cross NC, we encourage our employees to learn and grow. That's why we're committed to offering best-in-class learning and professional development programs through our corporate university, Blue University. Industry leaders like the Association for Talent Development, Chief Learning Officer magazine and the Center for Leadership Studies have all recognized Blue University for excellence.

At Blue University you'll find resources to help you build your career in a variety of areas:
  • Business expertise
  • Job-specific skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Continuing education

And we make it easy to take courses with a variety of formats:
  • Online
  • Classroom
  • Video
  • Mobile

Work-Life Flexibility

Work-Life Family
At Blue Cross NC, we believe that managing work, family and personal lives is important for the well-being of our employees and their families. That's why we have a range of flexible work options available. It's our goal to make sure you can meet your professional responsibilities without sacrificing your personal life. We believe that a good work-life mix keeps our employees more satisfied and able to give their best.

We offer a variety of options to help you manage both your work life and personal life.
  • Telework
  • Telecommuting
  • Flex time
  • Mobile work
  • Compressed work weeks
  • Job sharing

We also offer backup child care, elder care and pet-sitting services to employees who need them.
"Having flexibility is huge. I am able to work where I want to work. But what that means is that I'm trusted to get my work done." Lauren Scott Program Manager


Team Spirit
As a Blue Cross NC employee, you'll be part of a diverse community where your unique talents and point of view are valued. You'll work with colleagues from a variety of diverse backgrounds that help us connect with the people we serve throughout the state.

Our commitment to diversity:
  • Creates a supportive, inclusive workplace
  • Helps us adapt to the changing world of health care
  • Fuels innovation
  • Reflects the variety of communities we serve in NC

Because of our commitment to diversity, Blue Cross NC:
  • Scored 100 in the Corporate Equality Index
  • Was recognized by Working Mother Magazine as one of the top 100 companies for working mothers for 9 years
  • Created the Red, White and Blue resource portal to help military veterans and their families get the best medical care. Learn about careers for veterans at Blue Cross NC. 
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