HR Specialist

HR Specialist job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Schedule: Full Time

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

Our goal at Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital is to return people recovering from illness or injury to the highest quality of life possible. We provide a full continuum of inpatient and outpatient care including physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language pathology, rehabilitation nursing and case management services. EOE/AA.

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital is now hiring an HR Specialist.

  • Primary function is to support the HR Department at a senior level.
  • Enters new employees into the HR database, and enters employee changes, transfers, promotions, demotions and terminations.
  • Emphasis may be recruitment, administrative or a combination thereof within HR.
  • Committed to providing quality customer service and ensures a professional and responsive office atmosphere by dealing discreetly with sensitive and confidential information of a significant nature.
  • Maintains records and prepares and submits high level required reports regarding employment related activities, applicants and applicant flow. 
  • Handles entry level employee relations in the absence of the HRD.
  • Performs special projects in collaboration with the HRD.
  • Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.


  • Minimum: Associates Degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Knowledge of Worker’s Compensation, FMLA, HIPAA, ADA, and USERRA regulations.
  • Demonstrated effective communication and employee relations skills.
  • Three (3) years experience in HR with a focus on recruitment or general HR Exposure.

Why Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital?

  • Hospital of Choice Award from the American Alliance of Healthcare Providers
  • Excellence in Outcomes Award from Focus On Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO), Inc.
  • CARF-accredited in six programs

Department / Location

Lovelace UNM Rehabilitation Hospital - Albuquerque, NM