CHG Healthcare

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Employee Relations Director

Employee Relations Director

Human Resources
Location Address 
7259 S. Bingham Junction Blvd US-UT-Midvale

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Who We Are

Enjoy what you do while contributing to a company that makes a difference in people’s lives. CHG Healthcare, in Salt Lake City, UT, is one of the largest providers of healthcare staffing in the country. Through our trusted brands – CompHealth, Weatherby Healthcare, RNnetwork, Foundation Medical Staffing and Global Medical Staffing – we provide temporary and permanent placement of healthcare providers all over the country. We touch the lives of millions of patients every year. When your day-to-day routine contributes to this important work, it’s easy to get excited about what you do!

This position leads the company’s employee relations function and provides consultative support on a broad spectrum of human resources activities such as employment, benefits, labor relations, compensation, training and employee services.

How You'll Contribute

  • Leads a team of consultants in multiple locations responsible for delivering core employee relations services. This includes:
  • Resolving employee legal issues and complaints
  • Managing the exit interview process and utilizing the data to determine reasons behind regrettable voluntary exits and recommend solutions for improvement
  • Coaching and consulting with leaders on employee practices necessary to maintain a positive employment relationship and promote a high level of employee engagement and commitment
  • Training company leadership to increase understanding and knowledge in employee law and compliance
  • Making recommendations for improvement of company policies, procedures and practices
  • Managing wage and other compensation claims arising
  • Develops, coordinates, and communicates company policies and procedures on people matters. Provides strategic thought leadership, education and tools to all levels of employees on the application of these guidelines
  • Coaches and supports business leaders in developing high performance teams, building talent bench, and promoting a high level of employee engagement and commitment
  • Enhances organizational learning and development by facilitating group discussions on various topics such as leadership development, change management, business transformation and restructuring and performance management
  • Partners with the people analytics function to conducts trend analysis and reporting activities to identify opportunities and recommend solutions
  • Executes on initiatives and projects, in partnership with business and TM leadership teams
  • Ensures the company remains complaint in all state and federal laws including Equal Employment Opportunity, Department of Labor, FMLA, and affirmative action regulations
  • Leads the company ethics committee in the investigation and resolution of possible ethics violations reported
  • Other duties as assigned by management

What You'll Bring

  • Excellent people leadership skills
  • Excellent consulting and influencing skills; creates successful relationships with leaders throughout the organization
  • Strategic and analytical thinking skills – can take a broad, big picture view and also work systemically and logically to resolve problems
  • Change leadership skills -- can effectively communicate the "what" and the "why" behind the change, is a skilled collaborator bringing people together to plan and execute, and is resilient and persistent
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills – can effectively deliver important messages across a diverse group of people at all levels
  • Strength in managing multiple priorities and stakeholder simultaneously
  • Credibility - keeps his/her commitments and demonstrates accuracy, thoroughness, and high quality with their work. Exhibits a high level of discretion and strict confidentiality of personnel information
  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills including experience delivering human resources training programs
  • Results Oriented -- Consistently delivers results; sets aggressive, yet achievable goals; meets deadlines; maintains focus on department and organizational goals. Able to work independently and take initiative to proactively complete assignments
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and expertise in HR processes and policies, external best practices and legal compliance
  • Experience identifying and addressing complex performance management and other employee relations issues
  • Travel may be required

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 10+ years of progressive HR generalist or HR consulting experience
  • 4 to 5 years of experience at the Senior HR Manager/Director level
  • PHR or SPHR certification preferred

What We Offer

  • Competitive pay + bonus
  • Comprehensive training—we are Hall of Fame members among the top training programs in the world
  • Medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) matching
  • Generous paid time off and holidays
  • Retirement planning and savings options
  • Tuition assistance
  • On-site health center

  • On-site gym

  • Ability to make an impact in the communities we serve

At CHG, we foster an environment where our people feel free to be themselves. Our core values—Putting People First, Growth, Continuous Improvement, Quality and Professionalism, and Integrity and Ethics—guide us daily to work hard and enjoy what we do! We’re committed to growing our company and are always looking to promote from within. This is an ideal time to join our team. 


To learn more about our company and culture, visit us here.

How to Get Started

To have your resume reviewed by someone on our Talent Acquisition team, click on the “apply” link at the top of the screen. Or if you happen to know of someone who might be interested in this position, please feel free to email them the job description by clicking on the “Email to Friend” link, also at the top of the screen.


We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer


We are an at-will employer