Director of Human Resources

Manitoulin Island, a highly sought after location for a balanced lifestyle, is located in Georgian Bay of Lake Huron, and is the largest fresh-water Island in the world. With world-class yachting, fishing, hunting, affordable waterfront living, all amongst stunning rural beauty, it offers a unique working/living experience. With 13,000 full-time residents (with a seasonal influx up to 30,000), and a rich cultural heritage from 40% First Nations population, the Island is known for its spirituality and artistic influences. 


Manitoulin Health Centre (MHC), one organization with two hospital sites, provides emergency, inpatient, ambulatory, and associated services across the Island region. Our Vision “Putting Patients First, as we Lead and Collaborate with our partners,” will best be evolved with the right human resources leader joining our highly-skilled team. 


Reporting to the President and CEO, the Director of Human Resources will contribute to efforts within the Senior Management Team towards the achievement of organizational goals, through insightful leadership within MHC’s Human Resources Department. The leadership provided will be in a manner consistent with the Mission, Vision, and Values of the organization.


The candidate must:

  • Hold an undergraduate degree in Human Resources, Business Administration or Commerce.
  • Possess a Certified Human Resources Leader certification.
  • A relevant Masters’ degree is however preferred.
  • Have experience as a Human Resources Generalist in the areas of Recruitment and Selection, Onboarding, Labour/Employee Relations, Planning and Organization, Compensation and Benefits, Payroll, Attendance/Performance Management, Corrective Action, Investigations, Regulatory and Legal requirements, Occupational Health and Employee Health Services.
  • Have experience with computer software (human resources and payroll applications), Microsoft Suite applications.
  • Will demonstrate excellent leadership acumen, including critical thinking skills, emotional intelligence, interpersonal skills, purposeful communication (written and oral), and the ability to produce accountable outcomes in a complex team-oriented environment. 




To apply for this exciting position, or to obtain further information, please contact: 

Human Resources at 


Please quote Job Posting # 2023-MG-01. 


Consideration of applications will begin immediately until this position is filled (or the posting is withdrawn).


Thank you to all who apply. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Manitoulin Health Centre is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.