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Behavioral Health & Physician Recruiter California Market

Job: 118166

Location: San Diego, CA

Facility: Wellpath West Human Resources

Type: PRN

Shift: PRN

Recruiter: Kristin Sutlive


Why Wellpath

Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people – our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to “Always Do The Right Thing!”




About this role

Our Physician and Provider Recruiter is responsible for recruiting, interviewing, and referring applicants for management and non-management positions throughout an assigned region of the company and with a strong emphasis in recruitment process of upper level healthcare professionals.

Additional Details

Remote opportunity! Must be in California, strong Mental Healthcare Recruitment Experience

What you bring to the table


  • College degree in Human Resources, business, sales, or closely related field preferred


  • Minimum of two (2) years experience in full-service recruitment required
  • Previous healthcare recruiting experience preferred
  • Previous experience in recruiting for corrections a plus
  • Previous agency recruitment experience a plus


  • None required

What you will do

  1. Develop and implement targeted recruitment strategies. Assist in establishing best practice recruitment efforts and adjust recruitment strategy as needed.
  2. Using all resources available, source candidates to meet client needs.
  3. Conduct telephone and personal interviews with candidates for employment.
  4. Work with sites to manage and update applicant database/tracking system (ATS) to maintain records, reports and logs pertaining to applicant flow, interviews conducted and staffing.
  5. Conduct employment verifications, reference checks and assist with coordinating background investigations when needed.
  6. Verify licensures and credentials for nurses and other healthcare providers.
  7. Place advertising, verify advertising invoices, and track advertisement costs.
  8. Work with Locums and Temporary Agencies to meet client needs, as directed by Regional Managers/VPs and HSAs.
  9. Execute recruitment efforts for new contract implementations and on-boarding of new hires.
  10. Contact assigned colleges and various other groups regarding employment opportunities. Coordinate and attend recruiting events such as job fairs and company recruitment presentations. Coordinate internship opportunities with school partners.
  11. Provide information and answer all questions from potential applicants regarding positions for which they are interested, including but not limited to pay rate, work hours, physical requirements and detailed information on all duties they would perform in that position. Inform applicant of various company policies and benefits.
  12. Track and analyze success of recruitment efforts, recruiting costs, time to hire, etc.
  13. Maintain Position Control and Recruitment Reports and ensure information is accurate and proper staffing needs are met for each site.
  14. Create offer letters and ensure necessary paperwork for new-hires is completed and forwarded to appropriate departments.
  15. Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
  16. Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.
  17. Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
  18. Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.
  19. Perform other duties as assigned.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

Our investment in you

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance plan options
  • Time off & leave benefits
  • 401K
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Parental benefits
  • Perks and discounts
  • And more available here
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