Employment - Human Resource Manager

Human Resource Manager

Eskasoni Health Centre

Full-Time Permanent



Eskasoni Health Centre is seeking to appoint an experienced Human Resources Manager. This is a key leadership role responsible for providing strategic direction and advice on the portfolios of human resources and health and safety.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: This position reports to the Health Director of Eskasoni Health Center


Responsibility include but not limited to:

  • Create and improve programs and services offered by Human Resources to enable the success of each department and team under the umbrella of the Eskasoni Community Health Center.
  • Develop and implement Human Resource policies, procedures, and practices and to provide advice and guidance to management and staff on various human resource issues.
  • The day-to-day support of HR initiatives in the following areas: employee relations, performance management, retention, recruitment and staffing, compensation and benefits, training and development, project management and analytics / process improvement.
  • Management of the Health Centre’s HRIS system (BambooHR)
  • Respond to and address community concerns related to services provided by the Health Centre

NOTE: The above are basic and prime responsibilities; related and allied duties may be assigned from time to time as may become necessary to the operation of Eskasoni Health Centre Programs and Services.



  • Degree in Human Resources from an accredited university.
  • Preferably a CHRE, CHRP and/or CHRL designation
  • 3-5 years of leadership within Human Resources.
  • Take charge attitude with ability to problem solve.
  • Ability to work effectively in fast paced growing community health care facility.
  • Ability to wear many hats and function effectively on an executive team.
  • Demonstrated communication, negotiation and influencing skills.
  • The ability to balance between operational excellence and employee development.
  • Working knowledge of HRIS
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, organization ability, and written and verbal communication skills.
  • Valid Driver’s License and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Completed Criminal and Vulnerable Sector Records Check.
  • Ability to speak Mi’kmaq considered an asset

HOURS OF WORK: Permanent, Full-time (75 hours bi-weekly)

SALARY RANGE: Based on Qualifications and Experience

How To Apply

Eskasoni Health Centre will be accepting applications for this position via email. Please follow the instructions below carefully. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Friday, May 20, 2022 @ 4:00 pm

Submit Resume, Cover Letter and 3 References to:

Email: jobs@eskasonihealth.ca. Or mail to: c/o Karlee Francis, Health Director Eskasoni Health Centre, 4555 Shore Road, Eskasoni, NS, Or fax to: 902-379-2421 

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Apply here

Intended Audience

This employment opportunity is open for: Canadian, Permanent Residents, and Temporary Residents who are able to work for any employer in Canada (Study Permit and Open work permit holders).

Only applicants who are authorized to work in Canada will be considered.

Location Information
Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Nova Scotia
Opportunity Information
Eskasoni Health Centre
NOC Code
Human resources managers (0112)
Experience Required
Available Openings
Pay Type
To be Determined
To be Determined (Negotiable)
Estimated Weekly Hours
Start Date
June 6th 2022
End Date
Language Requirements
Ability to speak Mi’kmaq considered an asset
Language Proficiency Level
Advanced (CLB 8-9)
Posted on
May 9th 2022
May 20th 2022