Community Health Systems Director-Human Resources-FT in Vicksburg, Mississippi


The Director of Human Resources develops and implements strategies that align human resources activities and priorities with the operational and strategic short-term and long-term objectives of the facility and affiliated service lines. Provides Human Resource leadership that delivers innovative, value-added counsel, resolution and remedies to Human Resources related issues that challenge management in a manner that ensures the attraction, retention and development of employees, through effective and credible relationship-building with managers, the Executive Team and key customers. The Director of Human Resources provides overall management and strategic leadership of the Human Resources Department. Representing Human Resources, the Director is responsible for employee and patient safety, compliance with regulatory and accreditation standards associated with Human Resources, budgetary duties and fiscal performance of the Human Resources Department, leadership of the Human Resources team members, resource development and implementation of process changes and establishment, measurement, reporting and audit of Human Resources Department Performance Metrics.


Bachelor's degree or commensurate Human Resources work experience and education. Master's degree is preferred. SPHR/PHR/CHHR or CP-SHRM certification required within two (2) years of placement into the position.

Minimum of ten (10) years of supervisory/management in Human Resources in an acute hospital setting is strongly preferred.

Demonstrated process improvement experience and analytical thinking skills are required. Experience working with multidisciplinary patient care teams in leadership and participant capacities is required.

Demonstrated initiative, leadership abilities and training/coaching program development/implementation work is required. Must possess good oral and written communication and promotes human resources independent and compliant management team.

Job: Human Resources

Organization: Merit Health River Region

Location: MS-Vicksburg

Requisition ID: 1811332