Human Resources Generalist
Deadline for Applications is 10/19/2020
Code: 16692 Posted: 10/02/2020
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside invites applications for the position of Human Resources Generalist.
The Human Resources Generalist will interpret, advise, and serve as a consultative resource to schools/colleges/divisions on strategy, policies, procedures, statues, laws, and other human resources services to ensure compliance in accordance to policy and law.
Essential Job Functions
- Serves as a consultative Human Resources resource and liaison. Interprets, advises on, applies and disseminates complex policies, procedures, and options to leadership and employees; and recommends best strategies according to established objectives and goals.
- Facilitates and processes complex transactions and programs according to established policies and procedures.
- Audits human resources reports to ensure compliance with established policies and procedures
- Develops and implements processes and procedures for one or many various HR functions such as employee trainings, recruitments, compensation, and payroll.
- Receives and responds to inquiries in-person, via email, and through various communication mediums and relays information to appropriate entities.
- Contributes to the development of strategic plans and directs staff implementation of initiatives in alignment with strategic goals.
Essential Knowledge And Abilities
- Ability to effectively prioritize asks and to delegate them when appropriate.
- Excellent interpersonal, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills.
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
- Excellent written and verbal skills.
- Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality.
- Knowledge of employment-related laws and regulations.
- Proficiency with or the ability to quickly learn the organizations HRS system.
Education, Experience, Training And/or Certifications
- Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or related field
- At least five years of human resources experience
Salary and Benefits
Commensurate depending on qualifications and experience.
The University of Wisconsin System provides a liberal benefits package, including participation in a state pension plan.
Benefit Details: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/download/summaries/fasl.pdf
Total Compensation Estimator: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/totalcomp/
HOW TO APPLY:
Applications must be submitted electronically through our employment portal. If you need additional assistance you may contact Human Resources at (262) 595-2204. Hours 8:00am-4:30pm Monday-Friday.
STEP 1: Please select the applicable link below:
External Applicants: (NOT currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)
Internal Applicants: (Currently employed by the University of Wisconsin System)
STEP 2: Submit application materials
Please be sure to complete all required fields and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials. Files must be complete to be considered. All materials must be added at one time, once submitted you may not edit/add to profile. Please include the following documents:
Review of Applications
Applications received by 11:59 p.m. Monday, October 19, 2020 are ensured full consideration.
- Cover Letter
You must select "SUBMIT". Selecting "Save" will not forward your application materials to the search committee.
Please be sure to complete all required fields and include all required documents before submitting your application. Once submitted, you will not be able to edit or attach any application materials.
In instances where the Review Committee is unable to ascertain from a candidates application materials whether she/he meets all of the required qualifications, or if all of the application materials are not submitted, they will be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications and may be excluded from further consideration.
Legal Notices and Important Information
Employment will require a criminal background check in accordance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment. (see TC1 - App. 4 and p. 12)
Note: Criminal Background Check – The Department of Workforce Development, Equal Rights Division prohibits employers from using criminal background check information, policies or practices that have a “disparate impact” and is not “job-related and consistent with business necessity” in hiring decisions. All information used to screen or hire job applications should relate to the duties of the job.
UW-Parkside is an AA/EEO employer: All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or protected veteran status. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
It is the policy of UW-Parkside to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 262-595-2204. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual’s disability.
In compliance with the Clery Act of 1998, the University of Wisconsin Parkside Crime Statistics Report is available here. Call the UW-Parkside Campus Police Office at (262) 595-2455 for a paper copy of the annual report.
Transcripts will be required upon hire.
Available Until: 10/20/2020