Recruiter, Health System Recruitment

University of Virginia Health System

Job Description

The University's Department of Human Resources is seeking a Recruiter for the Health System. Human Resources Specialists demonstrate defined expertise in one area of the HR discipline. They should meet the qualifications to sit for certification in their area of expertise (where possible), or have demonstrated mastery of subject matter. HR Specialists exercise significant independence and autonomy, collaborating with senior HR leadership on areas of greater complexity. A background in recruitment in health care is highly preferred.

A demonstrated expertise in recruitment, including sourcing, interviewing and recommending external and internal candidates for professional and management-level positions is preferred. Responsibilities include:

Sourcing candidates using a variety of tools;
Keep accurate and concise records concerning all phases of the recruitment process;
Recruit from colleges, technical schools and job fairs.
In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned


Education: High school diploma with at least four years of experience in an exempt-level (professional) HR position, Bachelor's degree with two years of exempt-level experience, or a Master's degree with one year of exempt-level experience.

The successful candidate will pass both a background check and a drug screen. PROCESS FOR INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: Please apply through your Workday Home page, search Find Jobs, and search for R0008129 Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address). PROCESS FOR EXTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: Please visit UVA job board https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs, search for Requisition R0008129, complete the application and attach a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address). Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box. Applications that do not contain all of the required documents will not receive full consideration. For information regarding the position or the application process, please contact Michele Jarman at emj2us@virginia.edu.


This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require walking some distance to attend meetings, and programs.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physicians Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

Employment Type

Full time

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