Description: Lorain County Public Health is seeking to hire a full-time Human Resource Specialist to work in the Administrative Services Division.
Under the general direction of the Director of Administrative Services and Health Commissioner, this position is responsible for overseeing and formalizing systems and performing duties related to employee benefits, hiring practices, maintaining personnel records, workforce development, performance management, personnel and safety policy annual reviews and recommendations, and FLSA compliance as it relates to FMLA, BWC, and other federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
MAJOR WORK CHARACTERISTICS
Knowledge of: Business/human resources/public administration; federal, state, and local laws and guidelines governing fair employment practices; organizational structure and awareness; hiring practices; training development; plan writing; speech and effective communication techniques, and personnel and safety policies.
Ability to: Define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions, multi-task and prioritize work assignments; establish and maintain effective working relationships with others; gather, collate, and classify information about data, people, or things; ability to interact with a wide variety of employees, public officials, and the general public; computer and software skills; generate reports and statistics with personnel data.
Preferred Qualifications: Completion of Bachelor’s degree in applied business with a focus on human resources; three (3) to five (5) years of human resource management experience, preferably in a health department or medical office setting. SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP highly desired.
COMPENSATION: Benefits include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. Ohio Public Employee’s Retirement System (PERS). Paid vacation, personal day, holidays, and sick leave. Tuition reimbursement is available.
HOW TO APPLY: Interested candidates may upload their resume and a letter of interest at https://employment.loraincountyhealth.com/ Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F