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Human Resource Specialist Overview

Human resource specialists are responsible for a number of clerical and administrative tasks. These tasks include recruiting, interviewing, screening and placing employee candidates. Human resource specialists at this level are also tasked with compiling and recording personnel records, including employees' addresses, compensation and absences, as well as tracking employee performance and recording any issues. Additionally, human resource specialists handle compensation analysis, benefits negotiations, employee orientation and training, and pension and retirement benefits. Some human resource specialists work in more focused positions that allow them to specialize in one or two aspects of employee management while others are tasked with handling all aspects of employee relations. Human resource specialists can expect to work during normal business hours. Similar human resources jobs include positions such as Case Specialists.

Human Resource Specialist Requirements

In most cases, human resource specialists will need to have a Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources, Business Management or a related field. However, each position will have different requirements based on the employer and the responsibilities of the position. Although there is no formal requirement, human resource specialists who have solid computer skills tend to fare better than those who do not because most record-keeping tasks occur in various computer software programs. Additional skills that are beneficial for human resource specialists include active listening, critical thinking and a strong command of the English language, both written and verbal.

Human Resource Specialist Market

The outlook for new human resource specialists entering the workforce is moderate. According to statistics, the job market for human resource specialists is estimated to increase by 7 percent by 2022. In 2012, there were an estimated 495,500 people employed as human resource specialists across the country with more opportunities existing in highly populated cities than in smaller communities.

Human Resource Salary

The median salary for human resource specialist jobs in the United States is $55,640. In general, large employers offer higher salaries and better benefits than smaller companies to human resource specialists with a considerable amount of experience.

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Human Resources Specialist Job in San Francisco, CA One of Ajilon’s Bay Area clients has an immediate opening for a part time Human Resources Specialist. Located in the beautiful Presidio, this temporary role at a non-profit organization offers the opportunity to work in an innovative environment, dedicated to social change. The ideal candidate for the Human Resources Specialist position will have...
When you choose Toll Brothers, you enjoy all the special advantages offered by "America's Luxury Home Builder™." Build Your Career with an Industry Leader Position: Human Resources Specialist Location: Morrisville, Pennsylvania Join an award-winning company! Toll Brothers, Inc., our nation's luxury home builder, seeks a Building Human Resources Specialist for our Toll Integrated Systems facility b...
Randstad is actively seeking candidates to fill a HR Specialist position with our industry-leading client of mortgage lending in West Des Moines, IA. We want to get you started on the path to your new growing career! Responsibilities: -Performs specialized human resources related functions in either a human resource department environment -Involves contacts throughout the company and exposure to s...
Immediate temporary opening for Human Resources Specialist in Athens Georgia, pay rate for this position is $18 an hour. In addition to applying you MUST complete your candidate profile though the link below: administrative administrative-assisant valerie.ells *MUST have at least 2 years' experience in an HR related Manufacturing role...
Position: HUMAN RESOURCES SPECIALIST -BILINGUAL Company: Utility Construction Company Location: Alliance/North Keller Area TX Salary: $16.82-$21.63 Job Type: Full-Time 8am-5pm Job Category: Human Resources Specialist / Payroll Company Overview: An underground utility construction company based in Fort Worth currently has an opening for a Human Resources Specialist. The company performs work primar...
The Watershed is seeking a Human Resources Specialist for our busy HR department. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a fast-paced HR Department, preferably in a healthcare setting. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required, as well as great attention to detail! Specific duties of the Human Resources Specialist include: Coordinates benefit enrollments and terminatio...
TITLE: Sr. Human Resources Specialist CLASSIFICATION: Exempt REPORTS TO: Vice President SUPERVISES: NA DATED: July 11, 2014 Position Summary: Responsible for promoting the agency to prospective employees, volunteers and the community, as well as recruitment efforts and assistance with other Human Resource functions. Ensures the organization complies with all federal, state and local laws and regul...
We are excited to announce a new opening for a full time Human Resources Specialist to join our Team. Must be a motivated self-starter with an attention to detail, have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills and strong work ethic. Essential Duties and Responsibilities including, but not limited to: Performs general offices tasks. Acts as a backup for the reception desk Assists practic...
GREATER LOWELL PEDIATRICS PT HUMAN RESOURCES SPECIALIST (Lowell Office) 24 hrs per week. Provide proactive and detail oriented support in all areas of HR administration inc develop and implement personnel policies and procedures, Employee Relations, Performance Management, Benefits, including responding to unemployment claims, Training and Development, and Compliance. 2+ years of HR Generalist exp...
CUSTODIAN Experience preferred. Must be able to lift a minimum of fifty pounds and have a valid drivers license. Full-time evening position in Moberly. HUMAN RESOURCES SUPPORT SPECIALIST The primary responsibility of this position is to provide support for payroll and human resources. Payroll and HR experience preferred. Computer skills are essential. Associates degree preferred. Full-time, salari...
Alcott HR is a Professional Employer Organization (PEO), providing HR support and employer services to small and mid-sized organizations. Our clients are companies that need an affordable and effective HR solution. For the past 5 years we have been experiencing unprecedented growth and are seeking an experienced HR Professional to join our growing team. A member of the Human Resources Service Team...
Human Resource Specialist with an accounting background preferred. Job Purpose: Achieves human resources objectives by providing information, services, and employee support; maintaining records and databases. Duties: * Maintains compensation information by collecting, calculating, and inputting data. * Maintains human resources database and records by inputting data from change requests and applic...
Human Resources Human Resources Specialist Valero Energy Corporation Has an Opening for a Human Resources Specialist at our Ardmore, OK Refinery Responsibilities include: - Performs a wide variety of all Human Resources Department duties and functions, and assists employees with questions and problems related to a broad array of human resources issues - Maintains and updates HR records, files, and...
Job Title:Human Resources On-boarding Specialist- In-Processing Caseworker - Stennis Requisition ID:1400F4B Job Category:Human Resource Management Primary Location:USA-MS: MISSISSIPPI-STENNIS SPACE CENTER Schedule:Full-time Job Type:Regular Travel:No Job Posting:Jul 2, 2014, 1:08:23 PM Description: Essential Job Functions Work with a team of specialist who work with Civil Servant and NASA personne...
Job Title:Human Resources Specialist for Leave Donor / Workers Compensation / Unemployment Compensation Programs - Stennis Requisition ID:1400F44 Job Category:Human Resource Management Primary Location:USA-MS: MISSISSIPPI-STENNIS SPACE CENTER Schedule:Full-time Job Type:Regular Travel:Yes, 5 % of the Time Job Posting:Jul 2, 2014, 10:57:41 AM Description: Essential Job Functions Provides Case Manag...
Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. (OCD) is a leading provider ofin vitrodiagnostic products and services, offering accurate, timely, and cost-effective solutions for screening, diagnosing, monitoring and confirming diseases. The company has approximately 3,800 employees around the world serving the global clinical laboratory and transfusion medicine community, and is committed to providing customer...
Human Resources Generalist & Training Specialist Our Company In the past two years Delkor has hired more than 60 new employees. These employment opportunities are a result of a commitment by Delkor to design and manufacture a world-class product line of packaging machinery. Delkor’s customers include many of the well-known U.S. and international food companies which are located throughout North Am...
We are seeking a full-time, Human Resources Specialist for our corporate office just south of Sacramento. As a member of our HR team, this position provides generalist HR support focusing on recruiting, staffing, onboarding, employee relations, communication and administrative support. Responsibilities include: Coordinate the recruiting process by working with hiring managers and source and interv...
Broad Street Marketing is currently expanding and accepting applications for a Human Resources Specialist! Broad Street Marketing specializes in custom tailoring marketing strategies for Fortune 500 Clients and is looking to hire into a position with the possibility for. We are currently looking for applicants with education or experience in the human resources and administration field to help fil...
The Human Resources Specialist is responsible for assisting with the execution of corporate HR programs and processes by providing a full range of professional, technical and general support in various areas and disciplines within Human Resources. This position ensures compliance with all regulatory guidelines and the Bank’s policies/procedures, towards the goal of supporting efficient and effecti...

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Human Resources Specialist


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