• Director of Human Resources

    Job Locations US-OR-The Dalles
    # of Openings
    Regular Full-Time
    Salary Grade
  • Overview

    Mid-Columbia Medical Center (MCMC) is searching for a qualified candidate with a preferably strong background in Organizational Development to lead its Human Resources team.


    This is a full-time position, and will offer a competitive compensation, benefits and time off package.


    MCMC is a 49-bed comprehensive medical center located along the beautiful Columbia River Gorge in The Dalles, Oregon. MCMC offers a diverse array of care and services and is internationally recognized as one of the leading innovators in patient-centered care. MCMC offers a continuum of services, including education, wellness and prevention programs, outpatient and in-home services. Our commitment to offering our patients a broad range of advanced care has led to the development of a modern medical campus staffed by highly trained health professionals using the latest medical technology. In 1992, MCMC became the first hospital in the world to implement the Planetree philosophy of care facility wide. In the ensuing years, MCMC has been transformed into a one-of-a-kind center of healing, addressing a person’s emotional, spiritual, intellectual and environmental concerns in addition to their physical needs


    This position is responsible developing and executing human resources (HR) strategy in support of the overall business plan and strategic direction of the organization, specifically in the areas of talent management, succession planning, organizational and performance management, training and development, culture/employee experience and total rewards (compensation/benefits). The person in this position provides strategic leadership by communicating HR needs and plans to the executive management team, shareholders and board of directors.

    Promotes, supports and exemplifies a culture focused on excellence to include patient centered care, engagement, accountability, customer service, safety, quality and organizational change. Serves as the subject matter expert across all aspects of Human Resources.


    Minimum Education, Training & Experience (includes licenses or certifications):



    Bachelor's degree in Human Resources Management, Business, or related field. Masters Degree in Organization Development or related field preferred.  



    Minimum of seven years of progressive experience preferably in a senior level HR position where people are viewed as a critical component to the business. Three years experience in healthcare preferred. Has built a history of building collaborative relationships and being viewed as a critical contributing member of the senior management. Is viewed to make contributions of value to the organization as a whole, instilling strong cultural values. Experience as a confidant to the CEO and other senior executives across all facets of human capital, business strategy and culture. Must be willing to challenge management's point of view when appropriate, while offering alternative constructive suggestions.  


    Minimum Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

    • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
    • Knowledgeable about local, regional and national healthcare initiatives and changes that will impact the sustainability of MCMC’s ability to attract and retain the best employees.
    • A "nose for talent" to implement and lead innovative processes for hiring, developing and retaining great people across the organization.



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