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Senior Recruiter

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Position Description

Are you a Recruiter looking for an opportunity to use your experience in a dynamic and challenging environment?


If you answered YES, read on!


About us:

No Brag…Just Fact. 

Join the nation's largest independent provider of dialysis services in the U.S. dedicated to treating patients suffering from chronic kidney failure.  DaVita is a proud member of the Fortune 500 with approximately 45,000 teammates in our Village, servicing over 800 hospital units and operating approximately 2,000 outpatient dialysis clinics nationwide.  DaVita's clinical outcomes consistently rank above the national average serving more than 1/3 of the dialysis population (approximately 150,000 patients!)


Our recruiting team is truly award-winning.  We were named ERE's Recruiting Department of the Year in 2009 and Best Career Website in 2010 and for three years in a row, won Innovation awards from Taleo.  We have also been recognized for our successful recruiting practices in healthcare, strategies for recruiting with social media, training our Recruiters in sales techniques, and fundamentals for training hiring managers.


About this position:

This Recruiter will be responsible for full life-cycle recruiting of a variety of type and level of positions, which are assigned based on business need.  This could include entry-level (clinical and non-clinical) to manager positions that could be in any of our clinic locations or business offices across the country.  So, this role requires the ability to successfully thrive in a dynamic, ever-changing environment with a positive attitude about tackling anything that comes along.


Our emphasis on service excellence (to both hiring managers and candidates), creative sourcing strategies and overall productivity ensure that we are much more than just a recruiting team…. we are true business partners consulting with our customers to ensure the perfect match of talent.  If you enjoy networking, cold-calling, organizing and attending recruiting and community events, and using advanced online sourcing techniques then this could be the job for you.


Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 

  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    


We need out-of-the box thinkers with new, fresh approaches to locating the best and the brightest candidates.  Someone with a proactive, creative approach to sourcing, and who has an extreme sense of urgency.   Critical competencies for this job include strategic sourcing & planning, effective use of technology, and consulting and relationship building skills.   In addition to demonstrated success in all of these skills, other minimum requirements are: 

  • High School diploma or equivalent required. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business or related field strongly preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in recruiting or 2 years’ experience  in Human Resources required; healthcare related experience preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in high volume recruiting department  managing high traffic flow and multiple position/discipline openings preferred
  • Prior experience with electronic applicant tracking systems (Taleo) strongly preferred
  • Experience is staffing agency preferred 
Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
To learn more about our Village and the world of dialysis, click here.

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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.


DaVita will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Senior Recruiter
  • Job Function: Other - Corporate Office
  • Location: 11440 Discovery Park Drive, Dallas, Texas