Human Resources Director


Human Resources Director

@ Iberia Medical Center

This position is located in New Iberia, LA and will:

  • Be an integral part of the Hospital's short and long-term Strategic Planning process. 
  • Provide leadership and coordination of all Human Resource functions for 750+ employees. Direct the activities of the HR Department personnel including a HR Manager, HR Generalist, HR Specialist, HR Hiring Specialist and or volunteers. 
  • Cultivate the culture of the hospital and promote the hospital’s core values by showing Compassion, Integrity, Respect, Teamwork and Excellence.

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Under the direction of the CEO and CFO, oversees all aspects of human resources practices and processes.
    • HR Strategy
    • Employee Relations
    • Benefits Administration
    • Compensation Administration
    • Recruitment & Selection
    • Culture Development and Cultivation
    • Lead, coach, and develop a team of HR professionals
  • Streamline systems and processes:
    • Develops and maintains a human resources information system that meets company HR information needs. Evaluate procedures and technology solutions to improve human resources data management. 
    • Reviews and makes recommendations for improvement of company policies, procedures, and practices of personnel matters.
    • Create and implement recruitment and retention plan.
    • Create and implement training and organizational development plan. 
  • Promotes hospital values and shaping a positive culture.



  • Must have the ability to contribute HR expertise in all functional areas. 
  • Must be “hands-on,” able to hit the ground running and be proactive and visible within the company.
  • Must be an outstanding leader, able to cultivate relationships, build trust and provide timely execution and top-quality services. 

Education and Experience:

  • 7+ years of experience managing HR functions with a progression of leadership responsibilities, Healthcare experience preferred. 
  • Bachelor’s degree required; Advanced Education preferred. 
  • HR Certification (SPHR or SCP – HR) required
  • Proven experience in management and staff supervision. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, ability to deal with people from all backgrounds and all ages.
  • Must possess excellent decision-making, strategic thinking, leadership, interpersonal, and ethical conduct skills.
  • Proficiency with or the ability to quickly learn the organizations HRIS and talent management systems.
  • Experience with system implementation preferred. 
  • Must demonstrate the ability to communicate with people of various backgrounds.
  • Must possess the ability to prioritize work and meet required deadlines.
  • Knowledge of state and federal employment regulations and laws, preferred.

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

  • Medium Work as defined by the U.S. Department of Labor constitutes a maximum lift of 21-50 pounds on occasion and/or maximum lift of 11-25 pounds on a frequent basis.
  • May be required to assist in the turning, lifting, or moving patients as well as walking about from patients’ room, as well as to and from various hospital areas.

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Location: New Iberia, LA
Date Posted: January 12, 2022
Application Deadline: February 14, 2022