Talent Sourcing Specialist

Ephrata, PA | Professional | Tracking Code: 66099


This is a temporary position (6 months) 

Full time (80 hours biweekly)

Monday - Friday

Day shift


Job Description:


Under direct supervision of the Manager -Talent Acquisition, focuses on the accelerated development of talent intelligence, sourcing top talent, and the consistent creation of diverse candidate pipelines in strategic focus areas to meet both current and anticipated staffing needs. Utilizes strong labor market expertise to identify trends and leverage knowledge, data, and competitive intelligence to develop customized/robust sourcing strategies that are creative and innovative. Adheres to System and department compliance policies, and any applicable laws and regulations.


Duties and Responsibilities


  1. Conducts pure research and name generation activities and automated electronic passive candidate searches.
  2. Implements cutting edge best practice approaches.
  3. Engages passive talent, generating excitement about employer brand and soliciting referrals. Engages candidates through marketing emails.
  4. Keeps high quality declined candidates “warm” with regular out-reach calls/emails.
  5. Participates in engagement/intake meetings with recruiters and hiring managers as needed.
  6. Conducts a thorough prescreen of all prospects prior to presenting to recruiters.
  7. Stays current on hiring trends, competitor information and employment market conditions.
  8. Identifies and evaluates new sourcing tools as they become available in the marketplace and works with the Director-Talent Acquisition to determine viable tools for future consideration.
  9. Provides updates to recruiters for strategic and hard to fill position.
  10. Ensures that the ROI of the sourcing activities is reported on a monthly basis. Utilizes data to develop the annual source plan, which includes but is not limit to, funds for electronic resources and utilization of sourcing programs.


  • 3 - 5 years
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Strong technical sourcing and research knowledge and expertise. Sourcing or recruiting in a professional environment or agency setting utilizing a variety of recruiting resources and approaches, including social media, research, cold calling, internet searches and networking.
  • Healthcare industry experience preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; Basic computer knowledge and functional skills
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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Welcome. Respect. Value.

Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Lancaster City was the capital of Pennsylvania from 1799 to 1812. Today, Lancaster County includes a vibrant downtown business district, desirable suburban neighborhoods and sprawling agricultural farms. Life in Lancaster County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, an independent professional baseball team, fine dining and more. When visiting Lancaster, one can't help but recognizing the influence of the Pennsylvania Dutch — farm-to-table and beyond.

Conveniently located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lancaster is within an easy commute to major cities and has ready access to public transportation. Residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, public administration, manufacturing, and both professional and semi-professional services. (Patient population: 535,000)