Human Resources Specialist Jobs

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...
Ke`aki Technologies LLC, is a Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO) owned business. A premier government services company, Ke’aki Technologies, LLC offers a full spectrum of solutions that improve the performance and operational effectiveness of our government and Department of Defense customers. Our mission synchronized solutions are designed to deliver exactly what our customers need, when they nee...
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...
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...
Paramount Health Care Company, a leader in skilled nursing, is seeking an experienced HR professional with SNF or LTC experience. This position will pro-actively provide comprehensive HR support to nursing centers and it's employees. The HR Specialist will manage the administration of policies and procedures relating to HR. Successful candidates must be self-motivated with strong attention to deta...
Human Resources Specialist At least 2 years of college and 5 years of general office experience including HR and payroll. Experience with Excel and Word is required. Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communications skills. Willingness to serve internal customers is highly emphasized. Half-time position involving 24 hours per week, Mon thru Fri. Apply online at: https://home.eease.adp.com...
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., one of the world's largest insurance brokerage and risk management services firms, provides a full range of retail and wholesale property/casualty (P/C) brokerage and alternative risk transfer services globally, as well as employee benefit brokerage, consulting and actuarial services. Gallagher also offers claims and information management, risk control consulting and ap...
Position Responsibilities SunGard Financial Systems is looking for a Talent Management Specialist based in the UK or the US. In joining the global Talent Management Center of Excellence, you will be part of a dynamic and energizing team passionate about Talent & Performance Management. The team creates and delivers talent & performance programs for employees in the organization and supports the HR...
FRANKFORT, 40601
Like any globe-spanning organization, the Army National Guard needs to keep the right personnel in the right positions and make sure that their records are accurately maintained. Human Resources (HR) Specialists are vital to this process. As an HR Specialist, you will primarily help Soldiers develop their Army careers and provide personnel support and assistance to all divisions of the Army. Respo...
GLASGOW, 42141
Like any globe-spanning organization, the Army National Guard needs to keep the right personnel in the right positions and make sure that their records are accurately maintained. Human Resources (HR) Specialists are vital to this process. As an HR Specialist, you will primarily help Soldiers develop their Army careers and provide personnel support and assistance to all divisions of the Army. Respo...
CARVILLE, 70721
Like any globe-spanning organization, the Army National Guard needs to keep the right personnel in the right positions and make sure that their records are accurately maintained. Human Resources (HR) Specialists are vital to this process. As an HR Specialist, you will primarily help Soldiers develop their Army careers and provide personnel support and assistance to all divisions of the Army. Respo...
PINEVILLE, 71360
Like any globe-spanning organization, the Army National Guard needs to keep the right personnel in the right positions and make sure that their records are accurately maintained. Human Resources (HR) Specialists are vital to this process. As an HR Specialist, you will primarily help Soldiers develop their Army careers and provide personnel support and assistance to all divisions of the Army. Respo...
DORCHESTER, 02122
Like any globe-spanning organization, the Army National Guard needs to keep the right personnel in the right positions and make sure that their records are accurately maintained. Human Resources (HR) Specialists are vital to this process. As an HR Specialist, you will primarily help Soldiers develop their Army careers and provide personnel support and assistance to all divisions of the Army. Respo...
FRAMINGHAM, 01702
Like any globe-spanning organization, the Army National Guard needs to keep the right personnel in the right positions and make sure that their records are accurately maintained. Human Resources (HR) Specialists are vital to this process. As an HR Specialist, you will primarily help Soldiers develop their Army careers and provide personnel support and assistance to all divisions of the Army. Respo...
READING, 01867
Like any globe-spanning organization, the Army National Guard needs to keep the right personnel in the right positions and make sure that their records are accurately maintained. Human Resources (HR) Specialists are vital to this process. As an HR Specialist, you will primarily help Soldiers develop their Army careers and provide personnel support and assistance to all divisions of the Army. Respo...
APG, 21010
Like any globe-spanning organization, the Army National Guard needs to keep the right personnel in the right positions and make sure that their records are accurately maintained. Human Resources (HR) Specialists are vital to this process. As an HR Specialist, you will primarily help Soldiers develop their Army careers and provide personnel support and assistance to all divisions of the Army. Respo...

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Human Resources Career Tools

Human Resources Specialist

Salaries

$31,000.00 - $84,000.00
Typical Salary for Human Resources Specialist
(324 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
49.4%
Master's
22.7%
Some College Coursework Completed
15.7%
Associates
5.5%
High School
3.5%
Certification
2%
(255 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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