Human Resources Specialist

Posted: 04/01/2024

Are you a skilled H.R. professional? A good communicator?  This job is for someone who is looking for the opportunity to lend their talents to help support and cultivate a positive, even fun, workplace environment.  A place where you know what you do each day matters.

This is your opportunity to work for North Star Community Services, a company that has been empowering each person they serve to realize potential, pursue dreams, and enjoy life for nearly 50 years! We value our employees and offer a wide variety of insurance benefits, retirement plan, paid time off and other perks.

We are seeking an H.R. Specialist.  The person in this position will assist in recruiting and hiring of employees, develop and oversee onboarding and off-boarding of employees, and ensures compliance with applicable laws, licensure, and accreditation entities (i.e.: DOL, EEO/AA, ADA, FMLA, COBRA, HIPAA, etc.).  Supervises and trains the Administrative Assistant.   Develop and execute retention strategies to support workplace culture.  Process unemployment and worker’s compensation claims.  Establish and maintain personnel records.  Coordinate and participate in the development of the employee’s benefit package and support/educate the employees.
This is a full-time position.  Preferred qualifications include a BA in human resources administration or related field, two years progressive work experience in human resources, staff supervision, or personnel management. Must have valid driver’s license, ability to be covered by agency insurance, and be able to pass agency background checks.

Last but not least, you will be building relationships, challenging yourself, while working towards a shared goal of having a positive impact on the lives of others. 

Ready to apply? We look forward to hearing from you! Send a cover letter and resume by April 22nd, to 3420 University Ave., Suite C, Waterloo, IA 50701 or through our website EEO/AA

Type of Employment: Full-Time

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