DIR, HUMAN RESOURCES job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Hours: 8am - 5pm
Schedule: Full Time

Human Resources Director

Full-Time 1.0



About us:

Lovelace Westside Hospital is an innovative leader committed to customer service and quality healthcare.  For 30 years, Lovelace Westside Hospital has been committed to offering Rio Rancho and Westside residents the latest in cutting-edge technology and high-quality care.  Westside is a suburban community hospital with that “hometown” feel.  It has a pleasant atmosphere with the size allowing one to build great relationships.  Our 24-hour emergency department offers patients the ability to see a provider in about 30 minutes or less.

Why Join The Team:

Working for a facility of this size, one can enjoy the benefit of being able to run the operation with a good

deal of autonomy with the empowerment to get things done.  At the same time, we have the support, resources and network of a parent company who has a national presence. 

Ardent (our parent company) possesses a strong financial position as we continue to grow our local business. Ardent currently operates 20 hospitals in six states with more than 500 employed physicians and 18,000 employees. The company maintains six joint venture partnerships with leading not-for-profit health systems including institutions such as Seton Healthcare, Hackensack Meridian Health Network, and Sacred Heart Health System, as well as two other hospital joint ventures.

What Will You Do As The Human Resources Director At Lovelace Westside?

As a member of cohesive tight knit senior leadership team, this dynamic and high energy HR leader will be accountable for the administration of human resource activities such as recruitment, employee relations, training/development, compensation and employee benefits.

This role will also be responsible to continue meeting the vision of making the facility the best place to provide care through communication and teamwork.

Great candidate will have demonstrated experience bringing creativity and innovation to an organization.

Successful candidate will also bring their talents in the area of leadership development and mentorship.

Key ability to promote a positive culture, drive organizational efficiencies and function as a change agent.

Develops strategies to ensure that HR initiatives and programs such as recruitment, team-building and recognition reinforce the hospital’s culture and values.

Enforces policies and programs related to human resources function within the LHS policy and procedure guidelines. 

Adheres to policies, procedures, and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

Now What Qualifications Do You Need:

  Minimum: Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management; Relevant education and/or experience may be

  substituted for one another in accordance to policy.

  Knowledge of EEO laws and general human resources concepts; must have strong interpersonal and communication

  skills.  Ability to be responsible and persuasive at all levels of the organization.

  Five (5) years previous job related experience of which three (3) years must be in a management role; relevant education

  and/or experience may be substituted for one another in accordance to policy

  Experience in a hospital setting is ideal

  SPHR or SHRM-SCP certifications preferred

Why Lovelace Westside?

  Named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare for 2015

  Ranked as a Top Hospital for Patient Safety by Consumer Reports, May 2014

  Lovelace Bariatrics is the first bariatric surgery center in New Mexico to be accredited as a Level 1   facility under the

  Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons

  Zia Award from Quality New Mexico for Best in Class

  Truven Health Analytics Top 100 Hospitals, and is the only hospital in New Mexico recognized for this honor

  Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 100 Great Community Hospitals and is the only hospital in New Mexico recognized for

  this honor

  Named one of the Best Places to Work by Albuquerque Business First

  Named Top Workplace by Albuquerque Journal, 2013, 2014 and 2015

  DNV Accredited

  Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Surgery from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico

Department / Location

Lovelace Westside Hospital - Albuquerque, NM