Senior Director of Nurse Recruitment




Onsite -or- Remote


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At GrapeTree Medical Staffing, we believe that people are the most important factor when it comes to building & maintaining a thriving, innovative company. Each day, our team members have the opportunity to make a lasting impact while building trusting relationships with the healthcare professionals and healthcare communities we serve. We are looking for passionate, hard-working individuals to not only join our growing bunch & outstanding company culture, but to also contribute to our mission – improving healthcare.

Are YOU ready to make an impact?

Position Overview

The Senior Director of Nurse Recruiting will lead and coach the Travel and Recruitment team ensuring the recruiters are utilizing proven recruitment and sourcing techniques and creating a pipeline of qualified nurse candidates. This position will focus on developing and executing a recruitment strategy in support of the talent acquisition and onboarding of travel healthcare professionals. This individual will be responsible for identifying, developing, and executing the best practices for sourcing, submitting, and negotiating that lead to successful contract placements.

Job Location(s)

  • Our corporate office located in Milford, Iowa - just miles away from beautiful Lake Okoboji

  • Also offered as a work from home opportunity, based on your location

Position Responsibilities

After the appropriate training and practice, the employee demonstrates proficiency in the following:

  • Lead and Manage the nurse recruiting development, implementation, and on-going strategies.

  • Manage, coach, and lead Travel and Recruitment team to create an effective recruiting and onboarding process, performance management, while ensuring and cultivating a positive culture.

  • Develop and execute strategies to increase the overall growth and retention of the organization.

  • Consult and partner with the leadership team and other departments to ensure alignment between recruiting needs and recruiting strategy.

  • Research, analyze, and assemble recommendations regarding recruiting metrics.

  • Create and implement recruitment plans and campaigns.

  • Build talent pipelines for current and future needs.

  • Forecast hiring needs based on business growth plans.

  • Lead, develop, implement successful recruiting and sourcing strategies.

  • Work strategically with cross functional leaders.

  • Establish recruitment objectives and goals for the operation for direct reports.

  • Other Duties as directed


  • Bachelor's degree in related field preferred.

  • 3 years of direct recruiting experience required, preferably in the healthcare industry.

  • Recruiting experience of RNs and LPNs preferred.

  • Concrete understanding of sourcing techniques.

  • Previous experience leading and coaching direct reports.

  • Proven ability to engage and establish credibility and respect of employees, peers, and leaders.

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.

  • Self-motivated with minimal need for direct supervision and guidance

  • RN experience preferred, but not required

The Perks of Working for GrapeTree

  • Benefits begin first of the month following date of hire to include health insurance, vision/dental plan, short-term disability, flexible spending account, life insurance, 401k, paid time off (PTO), holiday pay, and your birthday is a paid day off

  • Casual dress code, 24/7 fitness center and ergonomic standing desks

  • Salary + opportunity for incentives

Work Environment

  • Workstation is a cubicle setting with ergonomic adjustment availabilities

  • Multiple monitors

  • Frequent phone usage

  • Adequate lighting for workspace, clean environment with moderate noise levels

  • Option to work remote

Remote Team Member Internet Requirements

  • 25mb Download / 5mb upload internet speed with no data cap (or close)

  • Broadband, Fiber, or cable ethernet connection. No satellite or dial-up connection

  • 2 Ethernet ports on router that will allow an ethernet cable to be plugged in

About Us

Award Winning | GrapeTree was ranked #4336 on the Inc5000 2021 List of Fastest Growing Private Companies and #46 on the Staffing Industry Analyst 2021 List of Fastest-Growing Healthcare Staffing Firms!



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