WellStar, the largest not-for-profit health system in Georgia, is known nationally for its innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. As an Employer of Choice, we proudly care for the people who care for our patients.
How to Get Hired
We asked WellStar Health System for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.
What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?
WellStar looks for candidates with a focus on patients and customers who bring a positive approach to their work. Key characteristics include pride in their work, ability to influence others, highly efficient, dependable, flexible, team-oriented, mission-oriented, compassionate and possessing a positive attitude.
What can prospective employees do to get your attention?
Candidates can let their talents shine in the application and interview process by providing examples of when they have demonstrated the key characteristics above. They can follow up quickly and remain flexible during the selection process. They must leave a positive impression with every WellStar team member who they encounter along the process.
Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?
In 2017, WellStar Talent Acquisition remains largely focused on recruiting RNs, particularly in the areas of Med/Surg, Labor and Delivery, and Perioperative Services. Our non-nursing recruitment efforts are geared toward Lab Services, specifically Med Techs, Certified Medical Assistants and LPNs for our physician practices, Genetic Counselors and Epic trainers/IT professionals for the Epic implementation in 2018. Depending on the market, we continue to recruit both locally and nationally through creative and innovative strategies.
What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?
Interested candidates should visit our careers page at www.wellstarcareers.org to learn more about WellStar and to apply for immediate consideration.