Job Description

Job Title: Researcher - Recruitment
Job ID: 85302230
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Shift: Day Job
Department: Corp HR Talent Acq
Location: 600 Grant St, Pittsburgh PA 15219


Are you looking to expand your recruiting skills into healthcare? You might be a great fit for our team at UPMC Talent Acquisition! We are currently hiring a full-time, Employment Specialist in our US Steel Tower downtown Pittsburgh location. There is also the potential for work from home for up to three days per week! 


As a Recruitment Researcher with UPMC Talent Acquisition, you will provide overall recruitment support to members of the Talent Acquisition team. The Researcher will be responsible for generation of candidates for various positions throughout UPMC as well as creating a pipeline of passive candidates for high-need areas within the medical center. 


Sound exciting?  Apply online today to be considered for this opportunity!

  • Qualifying candidate calls;
  • Data entry for proactive candidate pipeline database;
  • Point of contact for departmental queries. Running regular reports on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis in addition to ad hoc reporting;
  • Calendar management for Senior Recruiters and Manager, Recruitment;
  • Vendor contact management/database maintenance/research for strategic sourcing office;
  • Document creation for the Talent Acquisition team;
  • Research professional associations, networking groups, websites, etc.;
  • Process req folders (back up - 10% of job);
  • Be the main point of contact for vendor process monitoring;
  • Candidate generation through online sourcing;
  • Assist in the development and execution of Talent Acquisition events;
  • Employee referral management;
  • Manage UPMC Alumni Page - LinkedIn, etc (split between researchers).


  • Bachelor's degree in human resources, business or related field OR at least one year of sourcing/employment interviewing experience required;
  • Experience with the MS Office package is required;
  • Ability to multiple tasks and projects, and forge strong interpersonal relationships within the department, with other departments, and with external audiences required;
  • Attention to detail, with skills in customer orientation and the ability to deal with ambiguity required.

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $16.72 to $26.54 / hour

Union Position: No

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