Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Talent Selection Specialist

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

About Us

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.


  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as we would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Shift Information: Evening Job

Position Summary:


Responsible for providing the highest level of recruitment and staffing services to hiring leaders by delivering top talent. Advances Children’s as an employer of choice while guiding hiring managers and candidates through the full staffing lifecycle. Plans and executes the sourcing, recruiting, selection, and hiring process to ensure a diverse pool of top talent for the organization while maintaining excellent relations with hiring managers, co-workers, candidates, and the community. Participates in departmental activities including performance and process improvement.



The following qualifications are required: Bachelors degree in Human Resources or related discipline; Minimum of three (3) years experience in full lifecycle recruiting; expert level knowledge in full lifecycle recruiting components including, but not limited to, sourcing, qualifying, networking, assessing, interviewing, legal, relationship management, wage and salary trends, and due diligence; knowledge and extensive use of an electronic applicant tracking system; demonstrated ability to recruit for a broad/deep range of positions; ability to present recruiting concepts and reports to leadership; Professional in Human Resources or Certified Health Care Recruiter certification; strong working knowledge of state and federal employment law; intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite of applications; Internet savvy and experienced in mining online databases; ability to quickly learn systems, processes, and procedures; Demonstrated consultative approach to recruitment and selection. Strong communication (oral and written), interpersonal and organizational skills required. Ability to travel required for campus and off campus activities and events.

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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